get up to
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get up to(
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A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (to reach a point)
a. llegar a
I got up to the part where the main character finds out that his wife is cheating on him.Llegué a la parte donde el protagonista descubre que su esposa lo engaña.
2.
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(to be involved in)
a. hacer
What have you children been getting up to? - Nothing, mom!¿Qué han estado haciendo, chicos? - ¡Nada, mami!
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get up to
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a.
what have you been getting up to recently?¿qué has estado haciendo últimamente?
to g up to mischiefhacer de las suyas
he's been getting up to his old tricksha vuelto a las andadas
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get up to
intransitive verb
1 (reach) llegar a
when we got up to the gate we found it was locked
I've got up to chapter four he llegado al capítulo cuatro
2 (do)
to get up to mischief hacer travesuras
I don't want you getting up to any mischief no quiero que hagas ninguna travesura
what have you been getting up to lately? ¿qué has estado haciendo últimamente?
what did you get up to in London?
you never know what he'll get up to next nunca se sabe qué locura va a hacer luego
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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