Do you know the English phrase “to wait up“? Look at the conversation. Can you guess the meaning?
Wanda: You look tired Olivia. Are you OK?
Olivia: I didn’t get much sleep last night. I waited up for my son to come home. He came back at 3am!
Wanda: You must have been very angry!
Olivia: I was. He told me not to wait up for him, but I was worried about him.
Does it mean
a) Pick someone up
b) Stay awake, without going to bed
c) Wait for someone to come home
The answer is below! ↓
Answer: b) Stay awake, without going to bed