A question about an English sentence A sentence from dictionary Also up for discussion will be the conduct of free and fair elections So what's the meaning of 「up for」?? Could u make up some examples for me Tkx
Aug 8, 2018 7:13 AM
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When a subject is "up for discussion", it means that you will discuss the topic before a decision is made about it. For example, you could discuss whether person A or person B will win a debate based on how well or poor their argument was delivered. "Personally I thought person A won the debate, but as the debate was very close, it's still up for discussion. Let's check with the audience". When a house is "up for sale", it means that the sellers of the house are looking for buyers - the house is being sold. "After I have added $20,000 dollars of renovations to the kitchen and living room, I'm putting my house up for sale."
August 8, 2018
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