Italian English Dictionary

italiano - English

su in English:

1. on on


It's so hot that you could cook an egg on the hood of a car.
If you don't want to put on sunscreen, that's your problem. Just don't come complaining to me when you get a sunburn.
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I think it's dangerous to climb a mountain on a day when it's stormy.
We pigged out on pizza and chicken at lunchtime.
The background check on Tom turned up suspiciously little.
Tom boiled some eggs on the rocket stove that he had just built.
Tom lives on a farm with his wife, Mary, not too far from Boston.
You walk on and I'll catch up with you later.
He knows that his critics are waiting to pounce on any slip that he makes.
People often lie about what they did on the weekend, so their friends won't realize how boring they really are.
Even though there were many cookies on the dish, I only ate three.
A bust of Aristotle stands on a pedestal in the entryway.
If it's okay for her to buy a knife, then why on earth can't I?
On Friday evenings, a group of us with spouses working overseas meet at Chuck's Bar and Grill.

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2. up up


If you're tired, why don't you go to sleep? "Because if I go to sleep now I will wake up too early."
She has a good command of English though she was brought up in Japan.
Hurry up.
What's up, kiddo?
His debts were piling up.
Getting up at 6 a.m. was hard at first, but now I'm used to it.
Many people in my grandfather's generation grew up on farms.
Would someone shut him up?
Tom eagerly finished up what was left of the champagne and chicken pie.
She promised to meet him last night, but she never showed up.
Do you intend to throw away in one instant what our family has painstakingly built up?
Her unexpected visit got him all worked up.
Next time I switch jobs, I need work that will let me make use of the experience I've gained up to now.
Suddenly, a terrible storm came up.
The group put up posters to remind people that noise is harmful.

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3. out out


I'm out of breath after running up the stairs.
He cried out.
That company puts out a magazine, doesn't it?
I think it's unlikely that the next version of Windows will come out before the end of this month.
If you run out of cash, you can fall back on your savings in the bank.
One out of 455 women doesn't realize she's pregnant until the twentieth week of pregnancy.
Without your help, I couldn't have ridden out that crisis.
I'm going to have dinner with him tomorrow night, so I'll feel him out then.
The other day when I stopped by at a friend's house, it wasn't my friend that came out of the front door, but her husband.
The baby caught sight of my ballpoint pen and reached out for it.
He gently took the paper out of her hands and said, "It's time to rest."
After spending hours out in the cold winter wind, my skin got all chapped and dry.
When the company refused to increase their wages, they walked out.
The medical profession keeps handing out warnings about smoking.
On my way here, the strong wind blew my umbrella inside out.

4. upon upon


upon arrival
The Court has no fears for the safety of the Christian religion. It does not believe that the rock upon which Christianity stands can ever be shaken.
Upon my honour, I never met with so many pleasant girls in my life as I have this evening; and there are several of them you see uncommonly pretty.
No one shall be subjected to arbitrary interference with his privacy, family, home or correspondence, nor to attacks upon his honour and reputation. Everyone has the right to the protection of the law against such interference or attacks.
The boy, upon seeing a butterfly, proceeded to run after it, provoking the anger of his mother, who had ordered him to stay quiet while she gossiped with the lady next door.
I call upon the scientific community in our country, those who gave us nuclear weapons, to turn their great talents now to the cause of mankind and world peace: to give us the means of rendering these nuclear weapons impotent and obsolete.
As he looked through the store window, Dima's eyes widened as they fell upon a gorgeous black suit, and then widened even more when he noticed the 3,000,000.99 BYR price tag.
The father of a father is a grandfather, a grandfather's father is a great-grandfather, a great-grandfather's father is a great-great-grandfather, but no word has been decided upon for the generations before great-great-grandfather.

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