# How to use 上 after a verb

Today we will learn the structure "V+上／不上“ in a sentence.

### Language points

The verb 上 can be used after another verb as a complement of direction, indicating the purpose of an action or a behaviour has been achieved, or as a complement of possibility, showing whether of not the purpose of an action of a behaviour can be achieved. 比如：

### Dialogue 2

 王静本来打算今天做点儿羊肉饺子，但是切肉的时候不小心把手弄破了，手流血了，不过不太严重，过几天就能好。但是今天没法包饺子了。李进建议去他常去的理发店附近的餐厅买包子吃，那儿的包子很好吃。