Flashcards in Phrasal Verbs 3 Deck (50):
ir adelante, empezar, proceder
Please go ahead and eat before the food gets cold.
volver a un lugar
I have to go back home and get m lunch.
We're going out for dinner tonight.
go out with someone
salir con, cita
Jesse has been going out with Luke since they met last winter.
go over something
Please go over your answers before you submit your test.
visitar a alguien cercano
I haven't seen Tina for a long time. I think I'll go over for an hour or two.
go without something
When I was young, we went without winter boots.
alejarse, separarse, irse alejando
My best friend and I grew apart after she changed schools.
volver a crecer
My roses grew back this summer.
crecer, hacerse mayor, madurar
When Jack grows up he wants to be a fireman.
grow out of something
Pepi needs a new pair of shoes because she has grown out of her old ones.
hand something down
heredar, dar algo usado a alguien
I handed my old comic books down to my little cousin.
hand something in
I have to hand in my essay by Friday.
hand something out
We will hand out the invitations at the door.
hand something over
The police asked the man to hand over his wallet.
Hang in there. I'm sure you'll find a job very soon.
no cuelgue, aguardar, esperar
Hang on while I grab my coat and shoes!
pasar el rato
Instead of going to the party we are just going to hang out at my place.
He didn't say goodbye before he hang up.
hold someone/sth back
I had to hold my dog back because there was a cat in the park.
hold sth back
contener una emoción
Jamie held back his tears at his grandfather's funeral.
esperar un momento
Please hold on while I transfer you to the Sales Department.
hold onto someone/sth
agarrar, retener, conservar
Hold onto your hat because It's very windy outside.
hold someone/sth up
A man in a black mask held the bank up this morning.
keep on doing sth
continuar haciendo algo
Keep on stirring (agitando) until the liquid comes to a boil.
keep sth from someone
We kept our relationship from our parents for two years.
keep someone/sth out
impedir la entrada, mantener fuera
Try to keep the wet dog out of the living room.
keep sth up
mantener, aguantar el ritmo
If you keep those results up you will get into a great college.
let someone down
I need you to be on time. Don't let me down this time.
let someone in
dejar entrar, dejar pasar
Can you let the cat in before you go to school?
log in (or on)
I can't log in to Facebook because I've forgotten my password.
log out (or off)
look after someone/sth
I have to look after my sick grandmother.
look down on someone
menospreciar, ver desde lo alto, mirar a bajo
Ever since we stole that chocolate bar your dad has looked down on me.
look for someone/sth
I'm looking for a red dress for the wedding.
look forward to sth
tener muchas ganas de, ansiar
I'm looking forward to the Christmas break.
look into sth
We are going to look into the price of snowboards today.
Look out! That car's going to hit you!
look out for someone/sth
ten cuidado con
Don't forget to look out for snakes on the hiking trail.
look sth over
Can you look over my essay for spelling mistakes?
look sth up
buscar información en un diccionario, libro...
We can look her phone up on the Internet.
look up to someone
My little sister has always looked up to me.
make sth up
inventar, mentir a cerca de algo
Josie made up a story about why we were late.
hacer las paces
We were angry last night, but we made up at breakfast.
make someone up
My sisters made me up for my graduation party.
mix sth up
I mixed up the twins' names again!
His uncle passed away last night after a long illness.
It was so hot in the church that an elderly lady passed out.
pass sth out
repartir la misma cosa
The professor passed the textbooks out before class.