do one’s homework (to)


do one’s homework (to)
 Prepare.
 ► “The 2 secrets of a successful practice management system are: 1. do one’s homework and select a system that is applicable and do-able, and 2. determine the practice management policies early on and enforce them fairly and consistently.” (Practical Accounting, 1995, p. 101)

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  • do one's homework — (informal) To prepare oneself, eg for a discussion by acquainting oneself with the relevant facts • • • Main Entry: ↑home …   Useful english dictionary

  • homework — [hōm′wʉrk΄] n. 1. work, esp. piecework, done at home 2. lessons to be studied or schoolwork to be done outside the classroom ☆ 3. study or research in preparation for some project, activity, etc.: used mainly in the phrase do one s homework …   English World dictionary

  • homework — /hohm werrk /, n. 1. schoolwork assigned to be done outside the classroom (distinguished from classwork). 2. paid work done at home, as piecework. 3. thorough preparatory study of a subject: to do one s homework for the next committee meeting.… …   Universalium

  • homework — home•work [[t]ˈhoʊmˌwɜrk[/t]] n. 1) edu schoolwork assigned to be done outside the classroom 2) cvb thorough preparatory study of a subject: to do one s homework for the next committee meeting[/ex] • Etymology: 1675–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • homework — /ˈhoʊmwɜk / (say hohmwerk) noun 1. the part of a lesson or lessons prepared outside school hours. –phrase 2. do one s homework, Colloquial to undertake preparatory work for a meeting, interview, discussion, etc …   Australian English dictionary

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