Spanish translation of 'lead up to'
intransitive verb + adverb + preposition
⇒ what's all this leading up to?
¿a dónde lleva or a qué conduce todo esto?,
¿a qué vas con todo esto?
⇒ the years that led up to the war
los años que precedieron a la guerra
⇒ the events that led up to the war
los sucesos que condujeron a la guerra
Example Sentences Including 'lead up to'
The stairs that lead up to the apartment are around on that side of the building.Cormorant
If she had been writing dialogue for a play, she couldn't have written it any better, to lead up to her great line.Anastasia Krupnik (3-in-1)
Translation of lead up to from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary