I am sharing this with you to give you some mirth and fun over the Easter Holiday - hope you get as much of a kick out of it as I did. It was sent to me by my Best Friend Annie Gee.
So I have to give her credit for giving me the heads up on this
And if there's anything that you don't understand, have Google to look it up for you.
An amazing 2 letter English word.A reminder that one word in the English language that can be a noun, verb, adjective, adverb and preposition.UPRead until the end ... You'll laugh.This two-letter word in English has more meanings than any other two-letter word, and that word is 'UP.' It is listed in the dictionary as an [adv.], [prep.], [adj.], [n] or [v].It's easy to understand UP, meaning toward the sky or at the top of the list, but when we awaken in the morning, why do we wake UP?At a meeting, why does a topic come UP? Why do we speak UP, and why are the officers UP for election and why is it UP to the secretary to write UP a report? We call UP our friends, brighten UPa room, polish UP the silver, warm UP the leftovers and clean UP the kitchen. We lock UPthe house and fix UPthe old car.At other times, this little word has real special meaning. People stir UPtrouble, line UP for tickets, work UP an appetite, and think UPexcuses.To be dressed is one thing but to be dressed UP is special.And this UP is confusing: A drain must be opened UPbecause it is stopped UP.We open UP a store in the morning but we close it UPat night. We seem to be pretty mixed UP about UP!To be knowledgeable about the proper uses of UP, look UP the word UP in the dictionary. In a desk-sized dictionary, it takes UP almost 1/4 of the page and can add UP to about thirty definitions.If you are UP to it, you might try building UP a list of the many ways UP is used. It will take UP a lot of your time, but if you don't give UP, you may wind UP with a hundred or more.When it threatens to rain, we say it is clouding UP. When the sun comes out, we say it is clearing UP. When it rains, the earth soaks it UP. When it does not rain for awhile, things dry UP. One could go on and on, but I'll wrap itUP, for now . . . My time is UP!Oh . . . One more thing: What is the first thing you do in the morning and the last thing you do at night?UP !Did that one crack you UP?
Don't screw UP. Send this on to everyone you look UPin your address book . . . Or not . . . it's UP to you.Now I'll shut UP!