Learn English - Top 50 Workplace Expressions
Learn English: Scroll down the two lists on the right to see the top 50 Workplace expressions. Click one to see its detail.
Run it past . . .
English Meaning 1
Check it with. . . / Ask . . . (used when we speak English)
English Example 1
“If you need to leave early today it’s fine with me, you’ll just need to run it past Steven though ok?”
English Meaning 2
Ask you / Check this with you
English Example 2
“Excuse me David, do you have a minute? I just want to run something past you, it’s for my presentation at next week’s meeting . . .”
(Learn English tip: you can only replace ‘it’ with ‘this’ ‘that’ or ‘something’)