Phrasal verbs are usually two-word phrases
consisting of verb + adverb or verb + preposition.
Verb Meaning Example
ask someone out invite on a date Brian asked Judy out to
dinner and a movie.
Ask around ask many people the
I asked around but
nobody has seen my
Los verbos compuestos son generalmente frases de dos
palabras que consiste en verbo +adverbio + preposición
A phrasal verb can be transitive or intransitive. A transitive verb is
followed by and object, but an intransitive verb is not followed by an
TRANSITIVE VERB: to make up - She made up the gossip. (OBJECT: the gossip)
INTRANSITIVE VERB: to turn up - They turned up very late. (no object)
Un verbo phrasal puede ser
transitiva o intransitivo . Un
verbo transitiva es seguido
por el objeto, pero un verbo
intransitivo no es seguido
por un objeto
They hurt my feelings when they
MADE FUN OF me at school.
Me hirieron cuando se burlaban de mí en la escuela.
Everyone says i TAKE AFTER my grandfather.
Todos dicen que me parezco a mi abuelo.