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up to (doing) sth

good enough for a particular activity: He wants to compete at international level, but frankly I don't think he's up to it. strong enough for a particular activity: It was a serious fall - it'll be a while before you feel up to walking again.
Translations of “up to (doing) sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 好得能勝任, 強壯得能進行(某種活動)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 好得能胜任, 强壮得能进行(某种活动)…
(Definition of up to (doing) sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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