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Phrasal verbs worksheet

Complete the following sentences using appropriate phrasal verbs. Click here for a printer-friendly version of this phrasal verbs worksheet

Each sentence given below contains a phrasal verb part of which is missing. Find the missing part and complete the sentence.

1. These are important instructions for you. Take them ---------------------------

a) away b) down c) out

Your entry --------------------------------

2. It was so hot that I had to take my shirt -----------------------------

a) off b) away c) out

3. It is a serious problem. We must talk it ------------------------- like adults.

a) out b) over c) away

Your entry ------------------------------

4. We do not throw ------------------------------ anything useful.

a) out b) away c) off

Your entry ------------------------------

5. He tried ------------------------------ ten shirts before buying one.

a) out b) on c) away

Your entry -----------------------------

6. That music is driving me crazy. Please turn it -----------------------------

a) down b) out c) up

Your entry -----------------------------

7. His loan application was turned -------------------------- by the bank.

a) out b) down c) up

Your entry -----------------------------

8. Her arrogant behavior really turned me ---------------------------

a) off b) down c) out

Your entry -----------------------------

9. Turn ------------------------- the lights. I want to sleep.

a) off b) on c) down

Your entry -----------------------------

10. We have used -------------------------- all the milk.

a) up b) out c) on

Your entry ----------------------------

Answers

1. These are important instructions for you. Take them down.

2. It was so hot that I had to take my shirt off.

3. It is a serious problem. We must talk it over like adults.

4. We do not throw away anything useful.

5. He tried on ten shirts before buying one.

6. That music is driving me crazy. Please turn it down.

7. His loan application was turned down by the bank.

8. Her arrogant behavior really turned me off.

9. Turn off the lights. I want to sleep.

10. We have used up all the milk.

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