¿Sabías que...?: Se dice que es saludable echarse una siestecita después del almuerzo a diario.
fall to / empezar {or} ponerse a hacer algo
 
fall to   fall
A. -intransitive verb + preposition
1. (=begin)
·to fall to doing something
·empezar or ponerse a hacer algo
·he fell to wondering if/to thinking (about) ...
·empezó a preguntarse si/a pensar (en) ...
2. (=be one'noun duty)   corresponder a,   tocar a
·it falls to me to say ...
·me corresponde a masculineí decir ...
·the responsibility falls to you
·la responsabilidad es tuya or recae en ti
B. -intransitive verb + adverb
(=begin working)   ponerse a trabajar
(=begin eating)   empezar a comer
·fall to!
·¡a ello!,   ¡vamos!
 
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