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English verb: look into

1. look into (communication) investigate scientifically


SamplesLet's investigate the syntax of Chinese.


Synonymsinvestigate


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s whether INFINITIVE


Broader (hypernym)analyse, analyze, canvas, canvass, examine, study


Narrower (hyponym)examine, experiment, explore, explore, probe, research, research, search

2. look into (cognition) examine so as to determine accuracy, quality, or condition


SamplesCheck the brakes.
Check out the engine.


ExamplesThey won't look into the story


Synonymscheck, check into, check out, check over, check up on, go over, suss out


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)analyse, analyze, canvas, canvass, examine, study


Narrower (hyponym)follow, keep an eye on, observe, watch, watch over


Verb groupcheck, check off, mark, mark off, tick, tick off









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