Different Ways to Say You Are Going Out
- off to (going to)
I’m off to work. See you tonight.
My parents are off to Italy this summer, so I will be home alone.
- popping out (going out, and will be back very soon)
I’m popping out to the shop. Want anything?
- nipping out (going out, back in a couple of minutes)
I’m nipping out to the bank. I’ll be back in 5.
- heading off (beginning a journey(short or long))
I’m heading off to work, but I will call you later, OK?
Ok, Gran, we’re heading off now. We’ll call you when we are home.
- step out (to leave a room for a moment)
Mr. Johnson has just stepped out for a minute, but I can ask him to call you back when he returns.
Dave, do you mind stepping out for a minute? I need to talk to Anne alone.