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Significado de “give (sth) up” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "give (sth) up" - Diccionario Inglés

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give (sth) up

phrasal verb with give uk   /ɡɪv/ us   /ɡɪv/ verb gave, given
B1 If you give up a habit, such as smoking, or something such as alcohol, you stop doing it or using it: [+ -ing verb] I gave up smoking two years ago. Don't offer him a cigarette, he's trying to give it up.

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give sth up

phrasal verb with give uk   /ɡɪv/ us   /ɡɪv/ verb gave, given
B1 to stop doing a regular activity or job: [+ -ing verb] He's given up driving since his illness. We're going to give up our sports club membership after this year.
give it up for sb
used to ask people to clap their hands to show their enjoyment or approval of a performance: Ladies and gentlemen, will you give it up for Danny Jones.

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“give (sth) up” in British English

    Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
    Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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    May 25, 2016
    by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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    Sunburned skin has become red and sore by being in the strong heat of the sun for too long, or is very suntanned.

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    informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

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