Bedeutung von "take sth up" - als Fremdsprache

take sth up

phrasal verb with take uk us /teɪk/ verb [ T ] (past tense took, past participle taken)

B1 to start doing a particular job or activity:

I thought I might take up cycling.

B2 to use an amount of time or space:

This desk takes up too much space.

(Definition von "take sth up" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)