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a curated selection of
FRASES HECHAS - COMMON PHRASES (THAT YOU ARE LIKELY TO HEAR)
What personal anecdotes you think of when you read these phrases? Is there a spanish equivalent for the phrase? Make notes of any questions you have regarding these phrases.
A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M -N - O - P - Q - R

U
uncharted waters = unknown territory
under one’s belt = accomplished experience
under the knife = in surgery
under the weather = sick, resfriado
you can’t unring a bell = must live with the consequences of your actions
on the up and up = increasingly successful
up in arms = very angry about something
up in the air = something hasn’t been decided yet
up to par = good enough, meeting the required standard
up and running = established, in operation
uphill battle = a battle where you’re at a disadvantage, struggling against unfavorable circumstances
upper hand = the advantage
up to no good = getting into trouble, doing mischievous things