Übersetzung von “take something up” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch

take something up

phrasal verb with take uk /teɪk/ us /teɪk/ verb present participle taking, past tense took, past participle taken

B1 to start doing a particular job or activity

intraprendere qualcosa, iniziare qualcosa
I’ve taken up knitting. Ho cominciato a fare la maglia.

to fill an amount of space or time

occupare qualcosa, portare via qualcosa (tempo, spazio)
This desk takes up too much room. Questa scrivania occupa troppo spazio.
My children take up most of my time. I bambini mi portano via la maggior parte del tempo.

(Übersetzung von “take something up” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)