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Things are looking up.

Meaning: You can say "things are looking up" if things are improving.

For example:

  • John: "Is business getting any better?" Barry: "Well, things are looking up, but it still isn't as good as it was last year."

  • Things are looking up now that the tourist season is here.

Quick Quiz:

Things are looking up for Simon so he
  1. feels better about the future
  2. needs to work harder in future
  3. doesn't care about his future

Discuss: Things are looking up.

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