Talking about Last Weekend
Beth and Amy are talking what they did last weekend…
Amy: Hi Beth! How was your weekend?
Beth: Hi Amy! It was really good, thanks. I went skiing with my family.
Amy: Really? Was it fun?
Beth: Yes, it was! Have a look at my photos…
Amy: Oh, it looks amazing! Great photos! I didn’t know you could ski?
Beth: My dad taught me how to ski when I was younger, and we go skiing quite a lot. What about you? What did you do last weekend?
Amy: Well, my weekend was really good too. I visited my cousin who lives in Glasgow. We went sightseeing and we went shopping too.
Beth: Sounds great! Did you buy anything nice?
Amy: Yes, I bought these earrings.
Beth: They’re lovely! I’m glad you had a good weekend…
To put away something
To store things where they are usually kept.
Please put away your toys when you’re finished with them.
To hang something up
To stop using something because you are no longer doing the activity or sport.
After the final fight of his career, he hung up his boxing gloves.
To hang up
To end a phone conversation
I couldn’t hear him on the phone so I hung up.
To put up with something or somebody
To accept or continue to accept and unpleasant situation.
I can put up his room being messy but I can’t put up with him leaving a mess around the house.
To get up to
1. To do something.
2. To do something that others would disapprove of.
1. What did you get up to on holiday?
2. The children have been getting up to mischief recently.