F2F Class Notes (Nemo)

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upcoming (adj): happening soon
E.g.: Tickets are selling well for the group’s upcoming concert tour.

line sth up (v):to prepare, organize, or arrange something:
E.g.: Do you have anything exciting lined up for the weekend?
E.g.: I’ve lined up a meeting with them for tomorrow morning.

line sb/sth up (v):to organize something:
E.g.: My manager lined up an interview with the CEO.
E.g.: The limited company has lined up an investment ten times larger than its previous funding round.
line sth up for sb The teacher said she had lined up an internship for one of her bright female students.

read between the lines-to try to understand someone’s real feelings or intentions from what they say or write
E.g.: Reading between the lines, I’d say he isn’t happy with the situation.