Most Popular Idioms List

Index of Common Phrases

GoEnglish.com = Today's English Idioms and Phrases


Today's Idiom = "What Are You Up To?"






www.goenglish.com
 Send Me The GoEnglish Weekly Preview of English Idioms 



What Are You Up To? ( what you have been doing; what are you doing lately ... )

"What Are You Up To?"



The thing you are "up to" is what you have been doing.

Example: "So what have you been up to lately?"



"Up to" can also mean doing something wrong.

Example: "I think those kids are up to something!"



"Up to" can also be a measure of how good something is.

Example: "This is going to be a tough game. Do yo think you are up to it?" Reply: "Absolutely."



If you are "up to it" then you are able to do it.

Example: "We can play another game, if you are up to it." Reply: "Let's do it."





Wet Someone's Whistle

What Comes Around Goes Around


Pocket English Idioms by GoEnglish.com


  Send Me The GoEnglish Weekly Preview of English Idioms  
 Your e-mail address:
     
 Any question or comment:
    


GoEnglish.com teaches the meaning of English idioms and phrases. For native and non-native English speakers of all ages. To start (or stop) receiving the GoEnglish.com Weekly Preview of English Idioms at any time please enter your name in the form above or send an email to Subscribe<at>GoEnglish.com (or Unsubscribe<at>GoEnglish.com). We always respect your privacy by never sharing an email address. All content is copyrighted by GoEnglish.com, illustrations by Rita Tseng, written by Adam Sullivan. Adam is an experienced English teacher with a degree in English from Cornell University.  Your questions are welcome. Thanks, Adam<at>GoEnglish.com

Link to this page:
<a href="http://www.GoEnglish.com/Idioms/What+Are+You+Up+To.asp">
"What Are You Up To?" at GoEnglish.com</a>