look after yourself/somebody/something

Note: Chủ yếu dùng trong Anh - Anh (BrE)

1. to be responsible for or to take care of somebody/something

Nghĩa: Chịu trách nhiệm or chăm sóc ai đó.

Examble:
Who's going to look after the children while you're away?

I'm looking after his affairs while he's in hospital.

Don't worry about me — I can look after myself (= I don't need any help).

2. to make sure that things happen to somebody's advantage

Nghĩa: Đảm bảo mang lợi ích cho ai.

He's good at looking after his own interests.

Note:

Take care of = Look after: cũng có nghĩa là chăm sóc nhưng được sử dụng cả trong Anh - Anh và Anh - Mỹ.

Ex:
Who's going to look after / take care of the children while you're away?

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Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Oxford Phrasal Verbs"

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