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Phrasal Verbs + Exercises

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Phrasal Verbs + Exercises

  1. 1. PHRASAL VERBS
  2. 2. How To Use These Exercises Phrasal verbs aren’t easy to teach nor study. But these exercises will make things easier. 1. Show the chart and ask students to come up with their own examples for each of the phrasal verbs. 2. Show the exercises and ask students to write the sentences with the correct preposition. 3. Take up the answers. Discuss the meanings. Additional resources >>>>
  3. 3. PASS OVER AWAYOUT ON THROUGH AROUND
  4. 4. Pass 1. Can you pass ….... this info to Bill? 2. The news was bad and he passed …..…..… 3. He didn’t get the promotion. He was passed …..…. 4. On our way to New York we passed ……....…….. Boston. 5. Our father died. He passed ..……….. in his sleep. 6. The teacher asked us to pass ….………..….. the papers. on away over through away around
  5. 5. HOLD UP OFFOUT ON IN BACK
  6. 6. Hold 1. I’m busy. Can you hold ……. a second? 2. He didn’t hit him. He held …..…..… 3. What traffic! I was held …..…. for over an hour. 4. I was so angry but I held everything …………….. 5. He won’t sign the contract. He’s holding ………….. 6. Hurry up! I can’t hold them …… much longer. on back up in out off
  7. 7. BACK OVER DOWNUP ON INTO OUT
  8. 8. Back 1. Slow down. Let’s back ………. and review this. 2. He told the truth. I can back him …..…..… 3. While parking, I backed …..…. another car. 4. I can’t do it. I’m backing …….. of the deal.. 5. The game was cancelled but it is now back ………….. 6. I didn’t see the dog. I backed ……….… it. up up into out on over
  9. 9. STAND BY DOWNUP FOR OFF OUT
  10. 10. Stand 1. Don’t be afraid. Stand ……… for yourself. 2. The president commanded him to stand …..…..… 3. It was a stand …..…. We both wouldn’t move. 4. What does FBI stand …………. ? 5. He wore a big pink coat. He really stood ………... 6. The plane is delayed. Please stand ……. for more info.. up down off for out by
  11. 11. BLOW BY DOWNUP AWAY OFF OUT
  12. 12. Blow 1. It was a big explosion. They blew …….. his house. 2. What a concert! I was completely blown …………. 3. I’ll huff and puff and I’ll blow …….…. your house. 4. He didn’t answer. He just blew …….. my question. 5. He’s fast! He just blew …….. me like nothing. 6. Can you blow …………. all the candles. up away down off by out
  13. 13. WORK ON OUTUP THROUGH OVER OFF
  14. 14. Work 1. I will exercise today and work ………. a big sweat. 2. Tonight I have to work …..…..… my school project. 3. Don’t worry. All your problems will work …..…. 4. I’m overweight. I have to work ……… 10 pounds. 5. I beat him. I gave him a real working …………. 6. We worked ………………... the math problem. up on out off over through
  15. 15. PICK AT UPON OUT OFF UP ON
  16. 16. Pick 1. He’s a bully and likes to pick ……… other students. 2. I’ll drive. I’ll pick you ……. At 7 pm. 3. The detective picked ………..…. the fact I was lying. 4. I have a cut and keep picking ……. my scab. 5. I picked ………… the lint from my sweater. 6. The witness picked ……… the thief from the line up. on up up on at off out
  17. 17. PULL OVER INUP OFF OUT DOWN
  18. 18. Pull 1. He makes a lot of money. He pulls …… $1,000 a week. 2. I got a flat and had to pull …..…..… 3. She pulled ……...…. the curtain and stopped the show. 4. It was a miracle! He pulled it ………... and won. 5. The police officer pulled ………. his gun and shot him. 6. He pulled himself ……….. the couch to go to the party. in over down off out off
  19. 19. KEEP ON DOWNAWAY UP WITH OFF BACK
  20. 20. Keep 1. You can’t keep a good man ……………. 2. I slowed down. I couldn’t keep …..………….. him 3. Don’t go there. Keep …………… from that place. 4. The police asked us to keep ………… and not go near. 5. Don’t step there. Keep ………… the grass. 6. Continue. Keep ………….. doing good work. down up with away back off on
  21. 21. RUN INTO DOWNAWAY OUT OF ON AROUND
  22. 22. Run 1. The bank has no money. There was a run …… the bank. 2. The house is very old and very run ….…..…..… 3. We have no bread. We ran …………. yesterday. 4. In the city, I ran ………….. my best friend TED.. 5. The boy was unhappy and ran …………. from home. 6. The told me nothing and just gave me the run ……………. on down out into away around
  23. 23. SEE THROUGH TOOFF IN OUT INTO
  24. 24. See 1. He left. I saw him …….. yesterday. 2. Yes, I will do it. I will see …..…..… it. 3. He didn’t get the promotion. He was passed …..…. 4. Her dress was transparent. You could see ……………….. it. 5. You’re leaving? Let me see you …………... 6. We saw ……….. The New Year with our good friends. off to over through out in
  25. 25. FALL OFF FORINTO APART BEHIND OVER
  26. 26. Fall 1. I am lazy. I’m falling ……………… on my school work. 2. He can’t see well and he fell ………… the chair. 3. She fell ….…..…. his lies and married him. 4. I have so many problems. My life is falling ………………. 5. He slipped and fell ………….. the cliff. 6. He wasn’t smart and fell …………….. a trap. behind over for apart off into
  27. 27. STAY ON UPAWAY PUT OVER OUT
  28. 28. Stay 1. Don’t move. Just stay …………… 2. The news was bad and he passed …..…..… 3. I resigned but my boss asked me to stay …..…. 4. My parents only let me stay ……… until 11pm. 5. Don’t come near me! Just stay ……………….. 6. We had a party and I stayed …………… at his house. put away on out away over
  29. 29. THROW AWAY OUTUP ON OFF IN
  30. 30. Pass 1. I was sick. I threw ……….. all night. 2. I got dressed quickly and threw ………… a simple dress. 3. He throws …………… his books after he reads them. 4. My father threw me ………. of the house. We had a fight. 5. I’ll donate and help. I can throw ………… $100 dollars. 6. He lied and it threw …………….. the police. up on away out in off
  31. 31. GET AWAY BY OUT OF THROUGH OVER INTO ON WITH TOGETHER
  32. 32. Get 1. He died. I can’t get ………….. his death. 2. But I have to get ……………….. my life. 3. The pants are too small. I can’t get ………… them. 4. I’m free Monday. Let’s get ……………... then. 5. He was paroled and just got …………………….. jail. 6. I got ……………………... the exam without a problem. 7. He didn’t go to jail. He got …………….. with murder. 8. I make little money. We just get ………… over on with into together out of through away by
  33. 33. KEEP DOWN UP BACK ON AT IN AWAY OUT
  34. 34. Keep 1. You can do it. Keep ........ it. You’ll succeed. 2. It’s dangerous. There is a sign that says keep ………….. 3. The dog always escapes. You can’t keep him ………. 4. He’s fast. I can’t keep ……….. with him.. 5. The police said don’t go near. Keep …………….. 6. You can’t keep a good man ……………. 7. Don’t come near me! Keep …………….. 8. Continue. Keep ………… doing your good work. at out in up back down away on
  35. 35. GO ON OVER Along with BY OFF FOR OUT AHEAD
  36. 36. Go 1. I agree. I’ll go ………………………. the plan. 2. Go ……… it. Take a chance and do it. 3. Let’s repeat this and go ………. it again. 4. You first. Go ……………..., I can wait. 5. He is dating her. They’ve been going ……… for awhile. 6. Everyday on my way to work I go ………… that house. 7. Continue. Go ……… I’m listening. 8. My alarm goes ……… at 6 am. every day. along with for over ahead out by on off
  37. 37. PUT UP OUT ON DOWN UP WITH THROUGH ASIDE OFF
  38. 38. Put 1. Stop yelling! You are putting me ……………….. hell. 2. Why do I put ……………. his smoking ? 3. The dog is barking. Please put it ……………….. 4. He’s very negative and always puts ………… others. 5. Let’s put ………….. our problems and be friends. 6. I can’t go. I have to put ……….. the trip.. 7. I put ………. a happy face even though I was sad. 8. So fast. They put ………… the building in one week! through up with out down aside off on up
  39. 39. LOOK FOR UP TO FORWARD TO BACK UP AFTER DOWN ON INTO
  40. 40. Look 1. I don’t know this word. I have to look it ……... 2. He doesn’t like me and looks ……………….. me. 3. Can you look …………… my dog this weekend? 4. I’m looking ………………………….. to a holiday soon. 5. There is a problem. I have to look ……………. it. 6. My little bother looks ……………… to me. 7. Keep running! Don’t look …………….. 8. He’s lost. We have to look ………….. him. up down on after forward into up back for
  41. 41. LET DOWN ON OFF IN ON OUT UP IN ALONE
  42. 42. Let 1. Can you let ……….. the dog? He has to pee. 2. He didn’t do it. He really let me ……………. 3. He kept talking and talking. He wouldn’t let ………. 4. He can’t even sing let …………….. play the guitar. 5. The police didn’t charge him. They let him ………. easy. 6. I will let you ………………. a big secret. He’s coming. 7. She let ………. that she spoke French. But she couldn’t. 8. Knock, knock! Please let me ………. It’s cold outside. out down up alone off in on on in
  43. 43. GIVE AWAY UP BACK WAY IN OFF OVER OUT
  44. 44. Give 1. Move! I’m in a hurry and you must give ……….. 2. I surrender. I give ………… You win. 3. I’m successful and now I want to give ……….. to society. 4. They are giving ………… candy at the store. 5. They are free. It’s a give …………. 6. Ok. I give ……….. You can have some cookies. 7. The dog smells. He’s giving ……………. a bad odour. 8. Stop complaining. It’s not helping. Give ………..! way up back out away in off over
  45. 45. RUN DOWN OFF ACROSS AWAY INTO FOR OUT OF ON
  46. 46. Run 1. He loves her. That’s why he ran ……….. with her. 2. It’s empty. We ran ……………… sugar yesterday. 3. I feel run …………. I think I’m catching a cold. 4. Electric cars run …….. electricity, not gas. 5. He wants to be President. So he’s running …….. office. 6. While at the library I ran ………….. my best friend. 7. My dog is gone. She ran …………… two days ago. 8. While studying, she ran ……………… a new concept. off out of down on for into away across
  47. 47. TAKE OFF ON OVER OUT AFTER AWAY DOWN UP
  48. 48. Take 1. He uses his phone too much. I have to take it ………. 2. He ordered me to take …………. my internet comment. 3. She likes him. He took her ……….. on a date yesterday. 4. I’m now the boss. I took …………. this morning. 5. He stole the money and took ……….with it all. 6. I’m really busy. I can’t take ………. more work. 7. I need a new hobby. I’m going to take ………. judo. 8. You look like her. You take …………….. your mother. away down out over off on up after
  49. 49. COME ACROSS OVER APART AROUND BY DOWN UP WITH BACK
  50. 50. Come 1. I will visit. I’ll come ……… at 6 pm. 2. Life is horrible. All my plans have come …………... 3. The teacher asked us to come ……. with an answer. 4. Do you like us? You never come ……………………. 5. He was losing but then started to come ……………. 6. I need your help. Can you come ………… later today? 7. While walking I came ……….………. a really nice cafe. 8. The price dropped and began to come ……………….. by apart up around back over across down
  51. 51. CUT OUT OFF DOWN ON THROUGH BACK DOWN UP ACROSS
  52. 52. Cut 1. Stop it! Cut it ……….. 2. I smoke too much. I have to cut ………….. 3. The tree is dead. We have to cut it ………….. 4. He’s so funny. He cuts me …………... 5. I was speaking and he interrupted and cut me ……... 6. I took a short cut and cut …………..…… the back yard. 7. Obama cut …………… the racial barrier. Everyone liked him. 8. My doctor advised me to cut ……………… salt. out back down up off through across down on
  53. 53. HANG UP ON OVER BACK OUT AROUND IN ABOUT
  54. 54. Hang 1. One second. I’m busy. Please hang ……….. 2. He hangs ………… with the wrong people. 3. Don’t go fast. Let’s hang …………. and see what happens. 4. He won’t leave. He’s been hanging ……………… all day. 5. Keep going. You can do it. Hang ……….. there. 6. It’s wet. Hang it …………… the chair. 7. He is depressed. He just hangs ……….. the house all day . 8. He wasn’t nice so I hung ………… on him. on out back around in over about up
  55. 55. CALL IN UP BACK OFF FOR UPON ON OUT
  56. 56. Call 1. Real Madrid called ……… their best junior player. 2. I’m busy right now. I’ll call you ………… in 10 minutes. 3. He’s a liar. That is why I called him ……………. 4. The teacher called ………… me first in class. 5. The President called …………… a higher budget. 6. It is cancelled. They called ……….. the game. 7. I will visit John today. I’ll call ………. him this afternoon. 8. It’s serious. We have to call …………. a specialist. up back out upon for off on in
  57. 57. TURN ON OFF AROUND DOWN TO OVER UP BACK
  58. 58. Turn 1. It’s hot. Please turn ……….. the stove. 2. When I’m sad, I turn …………. God. 3. It’s too dangerous to drive. Let’s turn …………... 4. He offered me the job but I turned it ……………. 5. We passed the store. You’ll have to turn …………….. 6. I can’t hear the music. Can you turn it ……………. ? 7. It’s burning. Please turn ………… the pancake. 8. Funk music really turns me ………… off to back down around up over on
  59. 59. MAKE UP OUT OVER OFF WITH ON FOR UP FOR INTO
  60. 60. Make 1. Let’s redo it. Let’s do a complete make ………. 2. The robbers made …………………… a million dollars. 3. The police are here. Run! Make ………. the fences. 4. He made …….. he was very strong. He wasn’t. 5. He promised to make me ……………. a star. 6. I can’t see well. It’s hard to make it …………. 7. Let’s not fight anymore. Let’s make …………. 8. He didn’t pay. But he made ……………… it with work. over off with for on into out up up for
  61. 61. SET DOWN UP BACK OFF FORTH UPON ABOUT OUT
  62. 62. Set 1. He set ………………. on his journey. 2. The police set the dogs ………….. the thief. 3. Let’s prepare and start setting ………. The stand. 4. Time to start. Let’s set ……… in 100 minutes. 5. It’s a problem for the business. A big set …………….. 6. Thanks for the help. just set it ………….. on the table. 7. She got to work and set ……………… her job. 8. Steve Jobs set ……… to create the most perfect phone. forth upon up off back down about out
  63. 63. PUSH DOWN OVER OFF BACK FOR UP THROUGH AROUND
  64. 64. Push 1. He will do it and agree. He’s a push …………… 2. Push ………..…… on the button to start the car. 3. I won’t stop. I’m going to push ……………….. ‘til Monday. 4. To jump further, push ………. the wall. 5. I’m pushing …………….. new rules at our school. 6. He won’t do it. You can’t push him …………………... 7. He will retaliate. There will be a lot of push ………….. 8. To open the window, push it ………… over down through off for around back up
  65. 65. PULL APART DOWN OFF FOR OUT OVER IN AHEAD
  66. 66. Pull 1. I heard the police siren so I pulled ………….. 2. We usually lose. But I hope we can pull ………. a win. 3. I support him and I’m pulling ………… for him! 4. The train’s here. It just pulled ………. 5. The man pulled ……….. his gun and said, “Go away!” 6. They are always together. You can’t pull them ………... 7. He pulled the man …………. to the ground . 8. He’s now winning. He just pulled ………… over off for in out apart down ahead
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