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Meaning of warm up #1 (permalink) Sun Dec 11, 2005 10:16 am   Meaning of warm up
 

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #56 "Chit Chat: In the Aeroplane", question 8

Mike: That means that the engines are warming .......... It won't be long now.

(a) off
(b) up
(c) over
(d) in

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #56 "Chit Chat: In the Aeroplane", answer 8

Mike: That means that the engines are warming up. It won't be long now.

Correct answer: (b) up

Your answer was: incorrect
Mike: That means that the engines are warming off. It won't be long now.
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Hi Sir
Please do me a favour to explain what does it mean for 'Warning up'?
On the other hand, there is another word which is outside the lesson I wish to know, hm...can u tell me the usage and meaning of 'draw up' ?

Thanks a lot

Kelly
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Warm up #2 (permalink) Sun Dec 11, 2005 10:59 am   Warm up
 

Hi Kelly,

Warm up means become warmer slowly. Draw up means create as in draw up plans.

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Warm up #3 (permalink) Fri Feb 29, 2008 16:02 pm   Warm up
 

Alan wrote:
Hi Kelly,

Warm up means become warmer slowly. Draw up means create as in draw up plans.

Alan

Could you please explain "warm over" ?
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