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Phrasal Verbs

line up

This page is about the phrasal verb line up

Meaning

If you line up, you join a line of people standing one behind the other, or side by side.

Synonym

queue up

For example

  • line up The soldiers lined up and waited for the president to come and inspect them.

  • line up to do sth If you line up to get the tickets, I'll go and get some popcorn.

Quick Quiz

You would normally have to line up

a. in your bed

b. in you bathroom

c. in your bank

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