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Set Up Shop

Idiom: Set up shop

Example 1:

Dad: Now that you have gotten your business
degree, when do you plan to set up shop?

Mark: As soon as you give me the money to
start my business

Example 2:

Ella: I’m going to miss you when you go to Paris
next month

Louise: After I set up shop I’ll be back in no

Ella: I know it’s been your dream to open your
cafe there and I wish you the best

Louise: Thanks Ella, I love you

Ella: I
love you more

Meaning: to open or start
one’s own business.

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