English version

take somebody up on something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtake somebody up on something phrasal verbACCEPTto accept an invitation or suggestiontake somebody up on an offer/promise/suggestion etc I’ll take you up on that offer of a drink, if it still stands. take→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
take up on You don't take me up on anything - you just repeat it in a different order.At least six thousand Mennonites took her up on it.I offered myself up to be corrupted, but nobody took me up on it.Might take her up on it.What if I should take you up on it?Not one took me up on my offer to know more!
From Longman Business Dictionarytake somebody up on something phrasal verb [transitive] to accept an offer or invitation that someone has made2000 managers took up the company’s offer of voluntary retirement. take→ See Verb table
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Verb table
take
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theytake
he, she, ittakes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theytook
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave taken
he, she, ithas taken
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad taken
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill take
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have taken
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam taking
he, she, itis taking
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you, we, theyare taking
Past
I, he, she, itwas taking
you, we, theywere taking
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been taking
he, she, ithas been taking
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been taking
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be taking
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been taking
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