First Expert phrasal verbs
Terms in this set (25)
Sara should really ________ her room because it is beginning to look rather messy.
After many years my parents decided to ______ their flat.
Mark needed three hours to ______ all the presents he bought for his family.
When Sandy wasn't sure she simply ________ the meaning of the word in her dictionary.
Last summer, the neighbours allowed us to ______ a tent in their garden.
You should never ______ a friend by breaking a promise.
Mary wanted to ________ the salesman's offer but she didn't know how to say it so she finally bought the blender.
After a long legal battle, the principal ________ his resignation.
When the students ________ late for class again, Mrs Smith got angry with them.
The test was hard and Brian couldn't ________ he answers easily.
Cindy always ______ to do do her homework as soon as she gets back from school.
After a long absence at school Amanda couldn't ______ with other students.
Dr Bishop ________ three experiments on mice last year and they all failed.
We should ______ these answers with our teacher because we aren't sure they're correct.
Bobby really ______ his father. Look at them, they're practically identical.
I ______ Jamie immediately after we met for the first time and we have been friends ever since.
After Jones ______ the company the sales improved considerably.
My father's career only ______ after 15 years when he gave a successful lecture at Harvard University.
Did anything important ______ at the meeting?
Tonya _______ last night but you weren't in so she left a message.
J.K Rowling _______ with the idea for Harry Potter books when she was on the train.
I decided to _______ carbs and fats before the summer.
cut down on
when Jen was cleaning the office she ________ many old documents.
got rid of
It is normal people ______ weight after Christmas and Easter.
Recently I have _______ an interesting article about healthy eating.