pronunciation: uhn dər teIk
part of speech: transitive verb
definition 1: to take on (a task, project, challenge or the like); decide or start to do.
example: This is the second large project she’s undertaken this year.
example: I don’t want to undertake such an important task if I can’t give it my full attention.
definition 2: to promise or obligate oneself to do (something).
example: The carpenter undertook to finish the work within two weeks.
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Collocations: Words often used in combination with the verb “undertake” (definition 1)
undertake + NOUN: ~ research, ~ project, ~ task, ~ activities, ~ action, ~ reforms, ~ review, ~ investigation, ~ analysis, ~ effort, ~ journey, ~ measures, ~ mission,~ endeavor, ~ challenge, ~ responsibilities