English version

scoop something ↔ up

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishscoop something ↔ up phrasal verbif a lot of people scoop something up, they buy it quickly so that soon there is none left Fans scooped up the trading cards in the first few hours of the sale. scoop→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
scoop upHe had a plastic bag in his pocket and he knelt down in the grass and scooped it up.She watched Victorine and Baptiste scoop it up.Holmes scooped the cat up and presented her to Mrs Hudson.If you could get out of the submersible, you could scoop the animals up by the handful.By eight months, Hannah could pick up small objects by scooping them up into her fist.The kitten suddenly flings out a paw and scoops the object up into the air and backwards over its shoulder.I said and scooped him up, letting Clarisa rave on.Kadan scooped the twins up off the floor.
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Verb table
scoop
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyscoop
he, she, itscoops
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyscooped
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave scooped
he, she, ithas scooped
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad scooped
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill scoop
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have scooped
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam scooping
he, she, itis scooping
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you, we, theyare scooping
Past
I, he, she, itwas scooping
you, we, theywere scooping
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been scooping
he, she, ithas been scooping
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been scooping
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be scooping
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been scooping
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