The Ultimate Guide to Phrasal Verbs – Advanced Vocabulary Lesson

August 16, 2017
16 August 2017,

The definition of a phrasal verb is a phrase, which is made up of a verb and either a preposition and/or an adverb.  An adverb is used to describe a verb.  A preposition relates to a noun and often precedes the noun in the sentence. Preposition words include the following: on, by, above, next to, below, beside.  A verb is […]

25 Phrasal Verbs Every Intermediate English Student Should Learn To Use

April 3, 2017
3 April 2017,

Verbs are an extremely important part of the English language. They help create sentences, and show some kind of action. Along with regular verbs, there are also phrasal verbs, which are phrases that consist of a verb and a preposition, or a verb and an adverb. Using phrasal verbs is probably second nature to a native English speaker; however, they […]

30 phrasal verbs Advanced English students should know how to use

August 28, 2016
28 August 2016,

I know what you’re thinking: What’s a phrasal verb? It’s a combination of two (or sometimes three) words that acts like a verb in a sentence to describe an action. Using the two words together gives the phrase a new meaning that each word alone does not have. Let’s take break down as an example. Alone, each word has its […]