English version

up to a point

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishup to a pointup to a pointPARTLYpartly, but not completely I agree with you up to a point. That is true, but only up to a point. point
Examples from the Corpus
up to a pointThe snorer knows that actual suffering is the lot of some one near and, up to a point, dear.And, up to a point, the conventional wisdom is right.That is true, but only up to a point.Planning may be useful, but only up to a point.The curriculum would follow the classical model, though only up to a point.I could be perfectly reasonable up to a point, but Cynthia Kay had gone too far.That's true, up to a point.She was, up to a point.
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