Phrasal verbs - Meaning of take up

Phrasal verbs

What does take up mean?

Here is the meaning of take up with examples:

"take up"


1. To begin doing (an activity) on a regular basis.
2. To shorten by hemming.
3. To resume.


Check the phrasal verb take up in a sentence:

1. I took up karate when I was very young.
2. Take up the sleeves a bit; the shirt will look much better on you.
3. let's take up where we left off.

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