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Idioms

keep abreast of

This page is about the idiom keep abreast of

Meaning

If you keep abreast of something, you always know about the latest news and developments in relation to it.

For example

  • No matter where I am in the world, I can read Karen's blog to keep abreast of activities in our club.

  • Don't you think part of a prime minister's job is to keep abreast of world affairs?

Note:
A synonymous idiom is "keep up with".

Quick Quiz

You can keep abreast of current affairs by

a. reading old newspapers

b. watching the latest movies

c. checking out news websites

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Contributor: Matt Errey