Podcast 05: What did you get up to last weekend?

In today’s podcast we study the phrase “what did you get up to last weekend?”. “…get up to…” means “do”.

Therefore “what did you get up to last weekend?” means “What did you do last weekend?”.

This is quite a common phrase used more in the United Kingdom although Americans will understand it.

Here is the dialog that appears in the podcast:

A: So, what did you get up to last weekend?

B: I saw that new Star Wars movie.

A: Oh yeah? What did you think?

B: Amazing special effects, interesting story line but the acting could have been better.

 

 

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