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Jennifer is meeting Chris for lunch, and she is excited about it.

Chris told her to wait for a few minutes while he finishes some work. He asked her to bear with him for a few moments while he talks to some people. Chris is a detective, and he has to narrow down the list of suspects in a theft case. Someone made away with important documents in a local law firm, and Chris has to find who did it. Jennifer is getting angry, since Chris asked her out and and now he is making her wait. He said he just wants to make one more quick telephone conversation and he will hang up right away if there is no answer after three rings. Jennifer said okay and she thought about what a serious peron Chris is. Bear with him Narrow down Made away with Asked her out Hang up a. To end a telephone conversation b. To be patient and wait while one is doing something c. To invite someone to come with you to a place. d. To steal something e. To make something smaller and clearer.

PHRASAL VERBS Is a verb + preposition/adverb which creates a meaning different from the original verb. Ex. 1. I ran into my teacher at the movies last night. (ran + into = meet) 2. He ran away when he was 15. ( run + away = leave home) *some phrasal verbs are intransitive verb (cannot be followed by an object) Ex. 1. He suddenly showed up. *some phrasal verbs are transitive verb (can be followed by an object) Ex. 1. I made up the story. (story is the object) *transitive verbs are separable and inseparable Ex. (separable) 1. I talked my mother into letting me borrow the car. 2. She looked the phone number up. Ex. 1. I ran into an old friend yesterday. 2. They are looking into the problem.

The firemen had to break into the room to rescue the children.Verb ask someone out ask around Meaning invite on a date ask many people the same question equal reverse Example Brian asked Judy out to dinner and a movie. Somebody broke in last night and stole our stereo. My wife backed me up over my decision to quit my job. My boyfriend and I broke up before I moved to America.32. machine) get upset break down break somethingdown divide into smaller parts break in force entry to a building break into something enter forcibly break something in wear something a few times so that it doesn't look/feel new interrupt break in The TV station broke in to report the news of the president's death. I broke out in a rash after our camping trip. The racing car blew up after it crashed into the fence. Our car broke down at the side of the highway in the snowstorm. My grandparents brought me up after my parents died. You'll have to back up your car so that I can get out. I need to break these shoes in before we run next week. The kids just broke up as soon as the clown started talking. The prisoners broke out of jail when the guards weren't looking. The woman broke down when the police told her that her son had died. add up to something back something up back someone up support blow up explode blow something up add air break down stop functioning (vehicle. Our teacher broke the final project downinto three separate parts. break up end a relationship break up start laughing (informal) break out escape break out insomething bring someone down bring someone up develop a skin condition make unhappy raise a child . Your purchases add up to $205. We have to blow 50 balloons up for the party. I asked around but nobody has seen my wallet. This sad music is bringing me down.

I came across these old photos when I was tidying the closet. Please clean up your bedroom before you go outside. You have to check out of the hotel before 11:00 AM. We called around but we weren't able to find the car part we needed. You are still mad. My nephew came down with chicken pox this weekend. Give me your phone number and I will callyou up when we are in town. I don't care for his behaviour.bring something up start talking about a subject My mother walks out of the room when my father brings up sports. He drank so much that he brought his dinner up in the toilet. The top and bottom come apart if you pull hard enough. We will get the hotel keys when we check in. We called on you last night but you weren't home. Check out the crazy hair on that guy! She cheered up when she heard the good news. I brought you some flowers to cheer youup. The professor called on me for question 1. clean come acrosssomething find unexpectedly come apart separate come down withsomething become sick . The company checks out all new employees. Jason called the wedding off because he wasn't in love with his fiancé. If everyone chips in we can get the kitchen painted by noon. investigate look at (informal) become happier cheer someone up chip in make happier help clean something up tidy. You need to calm downbefore you drive the car. I called the company back but the offices were closed for the weekend. You'll have to run faster than that if you want to catch up with Marty. bring something up vomit call around phone many different places/people return a phone call call someone back call something off cancel call on someone call on someone ask for an answer or opinion visit someone call someone up phone calm down relax after being angry not care forsomeone/something catch up not like (formal) get to the same point as someone else arrive and register at a hotel or airport leave a hotel check in check out checksomeone/somethingout check outsomeone/something cheer up look at carefully.

Please cross out your old address and write your new one. The art of origami comes from Asia. The doctors cut off his leg because it was severely injured. close dress up wear nice clothing drop back move back in a position/group come without an appointment drop in/by/over . The phone company cut off our phone because we didn't pay the bill. Do your coat up before you go outside. It's time to do away with all of these old tax records. do something over do away withsomething discard do something up fasten. come fromsomewhere count onsomeone/something cross something out draw a line through cut back onsomething consume less cut something down make something fall to the ground interrupt cut in cut in pull in too closely in front of another vehicle start operating (of an engine or electrical device) remove with something sharp cut in cut something off cut something off stop providing cut someone off take out of a will cut something out remove part of something (usually with scissors and paper) beat up. My grandparents cut my father off when he remarried. My teacher wants me to do my essayover because she doesn't like my topic. The bus driver got angry when that carcut in.come forward volunteer for a task or to give evidence originate in rely on The woman came forward with her husband's finger prints. It's snowing! It's a fancy restaurant so we have todress up. I cut this ad out of the newspaper.E. informal) do again (N. Your father cut in while I was dancing with your uncle..Amer. I am counting on you to make dinner while I am out. Andrea dropped back to third place when she fell off her bike. The air conditioner cuts in when the temperature gets to 22°C. My doctor wants me to cut back onsweets and fatty foods. ransack (Br.) dosomeone/somethingover He's lucky to be alive. We had to cut the old tree in our yarddown after the storm. I might drop in/by/over for tea sometime this week. His shop was done over by a street gang.

I don't feel like cooking tonight. Let's eat out. I was surprised how well my new girlfriend and my sister got along/on. We worked so hard this year that we had to get away for a week. We ended up renting a movie instead of going to the theatre. I tried to get my point across/over to the judge but she wouldn't listen. I always fill the water jug up when it is empty. The picture that you hung up last night fell down this morning. We got back from our vacation last week.) to write information in blanks (N.dropsomeone/somethingoff take someone/something somewhere and leave them/it there quit a class.E. I need to figure out how to fit the piano and the bookshelf in this room. school etc I have to drop my sister off at work before I come over. The money must have fallen out of my pocket. and phone number. make understandable like each other get along/on get around have mobility get away go on a vacation get away withsomething do without being noticed or punished return get back . My grandfather can get around fine in his new wheelchair. eat out eat at a restaurant end up eventually reach/do/decide fall apart break into pieces fall down fall to the ground fall out separate from an interior fall out (of hair.Amer. drop out I dropped out of Science because it was too difficult. How can we find out? We tried to keep the time of the party a secret. address. find the answer figure something out fill something in to write information in blanks (Br. Please fill in the form with your name. The form must be filled out in capital letters. Jason always gets away with cheating in his maths tests. teeth) become loose and unattached understand. My new dress fell apart in the washing machine. His hair started to fall out when he was only 35.) fill to the top fill something out fill something up find out discover find something out discover get somethingacross/over communicate. but Samantha found it out. We don't know where he lives.

I went after my dream and now I am a published writer. I don't know when I am going to get round to writing the thank you cards. We're going to freeze out here if you don't let us get on the bus. get back at someone get back intosomething become interested in something again step onto a vehicle get on something get over something recover from an illness. loss. The company will have to close if it can'tget over the new regulations. but he finally gave in. She stole my favourite hat. give something away give something to someone for free return a borrowed item give something back give in reluctantly stop fighting or arguing give to many people (usually at no cost) quit a habit stop trying give something out give something up give up go after someone follow someone go after something try to achieve something . give someone away reveal hidden information about someone take the bride to the altar ruin a secret give someone away give something away My father gave me away at my wedding. I am giving up smoking as of January 1st. My brother tried to go after the thief in his car. I just got over the flu and now my sister has it.Amer.:get around to something) meet (usually for social reasons) get out of bed stand get together Let's get together for a BBQ this weekend. difficulty overcome a problem get over something get round tosomething finally find time to do (N.get something back receive something you had before retaliate. get up get up I got up early today to study for my exam. My boyfriend didn't want to go to the ballet. My maths homework was too difficult so Igave up. I have to give these skates back to Franz before his hockey game. take revenge Liz finally got her Science notes back from my room-mate. They were giving out free perfume samples at the department store. You should get up and give the elderly man your seat. My little sister gave the surprise partyaway by accident. I finally got back into my novel and finished it. His wife gave him away to the police. The library was giving away old books on Friday. My sister got back at me for stealing her shoes.

Elizabeth needs a new pair of shoes because she has grown out of her old ones. When Jack grows up he wants to be a fireman. When I was young.go against someone compete.. I had to hold my dog back because there was a cat in the park.Amer. I haven't seen Tina for a long time. We're going out for dinner tonight. but he should grow into it by next year. My roses grew back this summer. Please go ahead and eat before the food gets cold. I'm sure you'll find a job very soon. I think I'll go over for an hour or two. I have to go back home and get my lunch. We will hand out the invitations at the door. I handed my old comic books down to go over something review go over visit someone nearby go without something suffer lack or deprivation grow apart stop being friends over time grow back grow up regrow become an adult grow out ofsomething get too big for grow into something grow big enough to fit hand something down give something used to someone else submit to distribute to a group of people give (usually unwillingly) hand something in hand something out I have to hand in my essay by Friday. hang in stay positive (N. He didn't say goodbye before he hung up. go ahead start. oppose We are going against the best soccer team in the city tonight. hand something over The police asked the man to hand overhis wallet and his weapons. Hang on while I grab my coat and shoes! Instead of going to the party we are just going to hang out at my place. we went withoutwinter boots. Please go over your answers before you submit your test. My best friend and I grew apart after she changed schools. informal) wait a short time (informal) spend time relaxing (informal) end a phone call prevent from doing/going hang on hang out hang up holdsomeone/somethingback . Hang in there. This bike is too big for him now. proceed go back go out return to a place leave home to go on a social event date go out with someone Jesse has been going out with Luke since they met last winter.

I need you to be on time. and take notice be especially vigilant for look out forsomeone/something look something over Don't forget to look out for snakes on the hiking trail. check. Keep on stirring until the liquid comes to a boil. Ever since we stole that chocolate bar your dad has looked down on me. examine look something up search and find information in a reference book or database have a lot of respect for invent. We are going to look into the price of snowboards today. vigilant. Try to keep the wet dog out of the living room. Look out! That car's going to hit you! hold on wait a short time hold ontosomeone/something hold firmly using your hands or arms rob holdsomeone/somethingup keep on doingsomething continue doing keep something fromsomeone not tell keepsomeone/somethingout stop from entering keep something up continue at the same rate let someone down fail to support or help. Josie made up a story about why we were late. Can you look over my essay for spelling mistakes? We can look her phone number up on the Internet. lie about something look up to someone make something up My little sister has always looked up to me. Don't let medown this time. If you keep those results up you will get into a great college. Can you let the cat in before you go to school? I have to look after my sick grandmother. disappoint allow to enter let someone in look aftersomeone/something look down onsomeone take care of think less of. We kept our relationship from our parents for two years. Please hold on while I transfer you to the Sales Department. I'm looking forward to the Christmas break. consider inferior look forsomeone/something look forward tosomething look into something try to find be excited about the future investigate look out be careful. A man in a black mask held the bank upthis morning. Hold onto your hat because it's very windy outside. . I'm looking for a red dress for the wedding.hold something back hide an emotion Jamie held back his tears at his grandfather's funeral.

The students put the substitute teacherdown because his pants were too short. You can put the groceries down on the kitchen counter. That bully will pay for being mean to my little brother. I don't think I can put up with three small children in the car. It was so hot in the church that an elderly lady passed out.make up forgive each other We were angry last night. My sisters made me up for my graduation party. I ran into an old school-friend at the mall. I passed up the job because I am afraid of change. review run intosomeone/something run oversomeone/something run over/throughsomething . Don't forget to put on your new earrings for the party. I picked out three sweaters for you to try on. The neighbours put the fire out before the firemen arrived. We are putting off our trip until January because of the hurricane. I have to put the crib together before the baby arrives. Let's run over/through these lines one more time before the show. I'll point my boyfriend out when he runs by. Thanks for buying my ticket. make someone up apply cosmetics to mix something up pass away confuse two or more things die pass out faint pass something out give the same thing to many people decline (usually something good) return owed money pass something up pay someone back pay for something be punished for doing something bad choose indicate with your finger put what you are holding on a surface or floor insult. but we made up at breakfast. I mixed up the twins' names again! His uncle passed away last night after a long illness. I'll pay youback on Friday. make someone feel stupid pick something out pointsomeone/somethingout put something down put someone down put something off postpone put something out extinguish put somethingtogether assemble put up withsomeone/something put something on tolerate put clothing/accessories on your body meet unexpectedly drive a vehicle over a person or thing rehearse. The professor passed the textbooks outbefore class. I accidentally ran over your bicycle in the driveway.

organize set someone up trick. limit yourself to one particular thing stop the energy flow. We need to sort the bills out before the first of the month. We heard the news as soon as weswitched on the car radio. I take after my mother. Could you switch itoff. I wish I had take after someone resemble a family member take something apart purposely break into pieces take something back return an item take off take something off start to fly remove something (usually clothing) remove from a place or thing take something out take someone out pay for someone to go somewhere with you rip into pieces tear something up think back remember (often + to. We ran out of shampoo so I had to wash my hair with soap. turn off start the energy flow. sort something out stick to something continue doing something. resolve a problem sleep over You should sleep over tonight if the weather is too bad to drive home. We are both impatient. Our boss set a meeting up with the president of the company. turn on switch something off switch something on The light's too bright. The police set up the car thief by using a hidden camera. When I think back on my youth. He always shows off on his skateboard run out have none left send something back return (usually by mail) set something up arrange. . He took the car brakes apart and found the problem. I have to take our new TV back because it doesn't work. Take off your socks and shoes and come in the lake! Can you take the garbage out to the street for me? My grandparents took us out for dinner and a movie. trap shop around compare prices show off act extra special for people watching (usually boastfully) stay somewhere for the night (informal) organize. My plane takes off in five minutes. I tore up my ex-boyfriend's letters and gave them back to him. You will lose weight if you stick to the diet. escape The child ran away from home and has been missing for three away leave unexpectedly. My letter got sent back to me because I used the wrong stamp. I want to shop around a little before I decide on these boots.

Our plan worked out fine. I'll have to think this job offer over before I make my final decision. It's too dark in here. Let's turn some lights on. I work out at the gym three times a week. Can you turn the music up? This is my favourite song. switch on turn something on turn something up increase the volume or strength (heat. but I don't think they will fit. We have to work out the total cost before we buy the house. switch off start the energy. We threw our old furniture away when we won the lottery. Our cat turned up after we put posters up all over the neighbourhood. The kids used all of the toothpaste up so we need to buy some more. I turned the job down because I don't want to move. Please turn the TV down while the guests are here.sometimes + on) think something over consider studied harder. Most of my make-up wore off before I got to the party. light etc) refuse turn something down turn something off stop the energy flow. I'm going to try these jeans on. You can warm your feet up in front of the fireplace. light etc) appear suddenly turn up try something on sample clothing try something out test use something up finish the supply wake up stop sleeping warmsomeone/somethingup increase the temperature warm up prepare body for exercise wear off fade away work out work out work something out exercise be successful make a calculation . I always warm up by doing sit-ups before I go for a run. throw somethingaway dispose of turn something down decrease the volume or strength (heat. Your mother wants you to turn the TV offand come for dinner. We have to wake up early for work on Monday. I am going to try this new brand of detergent out.

. a. I go to the gym and _________ (exercise) every day. 1. Add up to Phrasal verbs. a. Work something out c. The teacher asked the students to _______ (submit) their homework. Jones husband _________ (died) two years ago. Instead of going to the party. Fill out b. Take out 8. a 9. Grow out of b. We _______ (return)from our vacation last week. Try out c. Sarah likes Carlos. b. a. Turned away 3. Hang out b. Asked out c. 1. a 2. Took out b. b 3. Took off 6. Ask someone out b. I want you to _________ (write information) the application forms. It was very hot outside so the children ___________ (remove clothes) their jackets. Get out c. Put out 9. Check out 5. Get off b. Got back c. Work out b. a. Wear off 2. Put in c. a. (invite on a date) a. Give something out c. I _______ ( have none left )of sugar so I can’t make cookies. Mrs. c. Wore off c. a. a. we are just going to__________ (spend time relaxing) at my place. a. a 8. c 4. c. Hand in b.Supply the correct phrasal verb. Ran out 4. Passed away c. a 5. 6. Call back 10. Put back b. Give in 7. c. Come forward. She wants to _____ him _____ to the movies. a. Run away b. a 7. Your purchases ___________ (equals)$200. 10.