Phrasal verbs - Meaning of pick up

Phrasal verbs

Phrasal verbs | Meaning of pick up

Here is the meaning of pick up with examples:

pick up


1. To lift an object with the hands.
2. To learn quickly, to grasp.
3. To improve, increase or speed up.


1. Please pick up the bag for me.
2. It was easy for her to pick up French.
3. He was very sick yesterday, but he is picking up now.

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