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put (or set) pen to paper

Definition of put or set pen to paper in English:

Write or begin to write something.
Example sentences
  • I have always enjoyed putting pen to paper but was beginning to wonder if letter writing was a dying art.
  • Come on folks, put pen to paper, write to the town hall, the mayor, the leader of the council, the local paper, stand up and be counted.
  • My opinions are expressed herewith, and I feel sure many other people will see fit to put pen to paper and write to you in the same vein.
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