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Phrasal verbs with ‘down’ part 1, p 46-47, ‘FC Organiser’ cut down die down jot down let down

live down mark down play down slow down ____________ ____________ ____________ ____________ ____________ ____________ ____________ ____________

1. At what time does traffic noise usually __________ _______ in Edinburgh? Why? 2. Do you have a notebook for __________ _______ new vocabulary during the day? 3. In what ways can a friend __________ you _______ and make you feel sad? 4. When should you __________ _______ on a motorway? Why? 5. Why do examiners __________ _______ students with illegible handwriting? 6. Why do governments always try to __________ _______ the number of unemployed people? 7. Why do people try to __________ _______ on smoking, sugar and fat? 8. Why do some people feel they can never __________ it _______ when they make a mistake? Set 2 back down close down get down lay down pour down run down

settle down shout down ____________ ____________ ____________ ____________ ____________ ____________ ____________ ____________

1. At what age do people usually _______ _____ and start a family? 2. How long does it take for the battery in your mobile phone to __________ _______? 3. What circumstances in your life sometimes _______ you _____ and make you feel sad? 4. What do you usually do when the rain is _______ _____? 5. What kind of shops usually _______ _____ when there is an economic crisis? 6. Why do governments sometimes _______ _____ after they make an unpopular decision? 7. Why do some clubs and societies _______ _____ rules about who can join? 8. Why does an audience sometimes _______ _____ people who are giving speeches or talks?