A: Oi, could you keep the noise down? I’m trying to finish my homework.
B: Wow, you still haven’t finished doing your winter vacation assignment! You still have to hand it in. I finished mine before the Lunar New Year.
A: I’m always like this, leaving things until the last minute. Even last year, when we were off until March, I only handed it in right at the end.
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B: And yet, I notice that you’re always the first to complete binge-watching a season, hehe.
A: Oh, come on, they’re hardly the same thing, are they?
B: But if you got your homework done first, then you could relax over the rest of the vacation, couldn’t you?
A: Yeah, yeah, yeah. I guess you’re right. Now, I don’t suppose you could let me get on with it?
（Translated by Paul Cooper, Taipei Times／台北時報林俐凱）
Phrasal verb meaning continue/ proceed/ hurry, generally following a short pause.
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