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hot up

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishhot up phrasal verb British English informal1 INCREASE IN ACTIVITY, FEELINGS ETCif something hots up, there is more activity or excitement Things generally hot up a few days before the race.2 the pace hots up used to say that the speed of something increases hot→ See Verb table
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the pace hots upRemember this when the pace hots up!
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Verb table
hot
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyhot
he, she, ithots
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhotted
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave hotted
he, she, ithas hotted
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad hotted
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill hot
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have hotted
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam hotting
he, she, itis hotting
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you, we, theyare hotting
Past
I, he, she, itwas hotting
you, we, theywere hotting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been hotting
he, she, ithas been hotting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been hotting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be hotting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been hotting
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