expand (up)on (something)

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expand (up)on (something)

To discuss a topic in more detail. This is such an important point that I'd like you to expand upon it when you revise your paper.
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expand (up)on something

 and enlarge (up)on something
Fig. to add detail to a report about something; to say more about something. Would you please expand upon that last remark? Would you care to enlarge upon your remarks?
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C&B carefully studies, audits, and evaluates various local independent agencies across the MENA Region -- in terms of client portfolio, communications, online presence, case studies, testimonials, awards won, and organisational culture -- to form strategic alliances that will expand upon its growing network.
To expand upon its success in the commercial sector, LG is establishing the B2B Company to oversee all aspects of business-to-business product sales including energy, information displays, vertical solutions.
So the raw materiality and processes of the construction site finally catch up with and expand upon the schemes rehearsed and played out with such finesse in the preceding quartet of exhibition rooms.
"With this anchor in place, however, we are liberated to interpret, amplify and expand upon the ways of naming the three-in-one God familiar to most church members."
The companies have signed a memorandum of understanding to agree on a joint feasibility study to expand upon a previous three-party agreement with CVRD (Compania Vale do Rio Doce S.A).
"These soup flavors are a staple of the take-away menu at Joe's and are extremely popular, so we decided to expand upon it," Sawitz commented.
Under the new name of Azure, the charity will continue and expand upon the work that has already been achieved.
During the coming year, the LWVUS will be exploring ways to expand upon these findings to help with membership recruitment and growth.
The results of the study corroborate and expand upon earlier findings, published last spring in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, which revealed that CLA reduced body fat mass in overweight, but otherwise healthy adults by as much as 9%.
New player Njini aims to expand upon ILM concepts with its Information Asset Management (IAM) suite, announced at Storage World Conference.
To expand upon these targeted campaigns, CAB brought winemaker Gallo of Sonoma to the table.
However, it is up to CPAs to get out in their local community to promote the value of the CPA as a financial planner and of the PFS credential, as existing clients are often one of the best sources to begin or expand upon financial planning services.
It enables the procurement professional to expand upon the material on the sealed bidding process presented in CON 110 and review sealed bidding concepts for application on the job.
In his seventh question, al-Biruni asks: if things expand upon heating and contract upon cooling, why does a flask filled with water break when water freezes in it?
The survey will expand upon data published by the Institute approximately 10 years ago.