PHRASAL VERBS ASK ASK DOWN : invite (a person) to come downstairs     They asked me down to talk to them.
PHRASAL VERBS ASK ask after someone:   ask about a person,  his health, etc. Lucy has asked after your mom.
PHRASAL VERBS ASK ask for :   request The sales manager asked for a new extension
PHRASAL VERBS ASK ask in:   invite (a person) into a house (usually separated) Ask your new friend in; we would all like t...
PHRASAL VERBS ASK ask out:   invite (a person) to any form of entertainment. Barbara's friends always ask her out.
PHRASAL VERBS ASK ask up :  invite (a person) to come  upstairs     The invalid asked Ann up to talk to her.
PHRASAL VERBS BACK back away :  move back slowly  (in the face of danger) The robbers backed away when they saw the fierce...
PHRASAL VERBS BACK back down :  give up a claim The claimant backed down and was content to take his  share.
PHRASAL VERBS BACK back down from :  withdraw, avoid The new president never backs down from a  challenge .
PHRASAL VERBS BACK back off :  not follow a threat, give up a claim She backed off when I insisted on paying for the  dama...
PHRASAL VERBS BACK back out :  break a promise Kevin promised me a trip, but he finally backed out  of his promise.
PHRASAL VERBS BACK back out of :  withdraw from He had to back out of the deal owing to his recent misfortunes.
PHRASAL VERBS BACK back up Support (a claim or a person), confirm All of us will back you up at the election. move in reve...
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  1. 1. PHRASAL VERBS ASK ASK DOWN : invite (a person) to come downstairs     They asked me down to talk to them.
  2. 2. PHRASAL VERBS ASK ask after someone: ask about a person, his health, etc. Lucy has asked after your mom.
  3. 3. PHRASAL VERBS ASK ask for : request The sales manager asked for a new extension
  4. 4. PHRASAL VERBS ASK ask in: invite (a person) into a house (usually separated) Ask your new friend in; we would all like to meet him.
  5. 5. PHRASAL VERBS ASK ask out: invite (a person) to any form of entertainment. Barbara's friends always ask her out.
  6. 6. PHRASAL VERBS ASK ask up : invite (a person) to come upstairs     The invalid asked Ann up to talk to her.
  7. 7. PHRASAL VERBS BACK back away : move back slowly (in the face of danger) The robbers backed away when they saw the fierce dog
  8. 8. PHRASAL VERBS BACK back down : give up a claim The claimant backed down and was content to take his share.
  9. 9. PHRASAL VERBS BACK back down from : withdraw, avoid The new president never backs down from a challenge .
  10. 10. PHRASAL VERBS BACK back off : not follow a threat, give up a claim She backed off when I insisted on paying for the damages.
  11. 11. PHRASAL VERBS BACK back out : break a promise Kevin promised me a trip, but he finally backed out of his promise.
  12. 12. PHRASAL VERBS BACK back out of : withdraw from He had to back out of the deal owing to his recent misfortunes.
  13. 13. PHRASAL VERBS BACK back up Support (a claim or a person), confirm All of us will back you up at the election. move in reverse,  Could you please back up your car a little? make a protection copy Before my computer crashed, I could back all my files up.

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