Phrase of the day

Discover a new phrase each day to use in your English! These are special phrases and sayings that English speakers use all the time, but you don't often see these phrases in English course books or other study material. Visit daily to learn some popular English phrases on a regular basis.
24th July 2017

I'm good to go

We use this expression to say that we are ready and prepared to do an activity and other people do not need to wait for us.
IH Bristol Phrase of the Day: I'm good to go
Usage
Written: 
No
Spoken: 
Yes
Formal: 
No
Informal: 
Yes
Example 1
Can you wait a minute? I just need to lock all the doors before we leave.
Okay but don’t take too long. We don’t want to be late.
Okay, I’m good to go now.
Example 2
Oh no. My shoelaces have come undone again. I just need to stop for a second.
That’s fine. We’re not in any rush.
Okay, I’m good to go again. Sorry to hold you up.