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    jkl is offline Member
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    Post Are you upto it?

    If someone gives a big project and asks the person who is supposed to do the project by saying "are you up to it" what does that expression means?

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    svartnik is offline Banned
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    Default Re: Are you upto it?

    The questioner wants to know if that person has adequate powers or knowledge to run the project.

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    Default Re: Are you upto it?

    It post a challenging question if a person is physically, mentally and financially ready for such project

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    Default Re: Are you upto it?

    To be + up:

    Do you know what the sentences below mean?

    a) What have you been up to?
    b) It is up to you.
    c) Are you up to it?
    d) I don't know what he is up to?
    e) What are you up to this weekend?

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    svartnik is offline Banned
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    Default Re: Are you upto it?

    To be up to sg can also suggest something that is being performed furtively.

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