Bring and take

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Bring is used when something is being moved towards the speaker.

Take is used when something is being moved away from the area of the speaker.

Bring and take | Exercise

Test your understanding of bring and take with this exercise.

Complete the following sentences using bring and take.

1. This is a beautiful beach. Thanks for ------------------ me here.

a) taking b) bringing

2. When he went to the US, he ---------------- his mother along.

a) took b) brought

3. Let's watch a movie and then I will --------------------- you home.

a) bring b) take

4. I have ------------------ something for you.

a) taken b) brought

5. Please ------------------- these documents with you when you go to the bank.

a) take b) bring

6. Can you ------------------ that file to my table?

a) take b) bring

7. Can you -------------------- this file to his cabin?

a) take b) bring

Answers

1. This is a beautiful beach. Thanks for bringing me here.

2. When he went to the US, he took his mother along.

3. Let's watch a movie and then I will take you home.

4. I have brought something for you.

5. Please take these documents with you when you go to the bank.

6. Can you bring that file to my table?

7. Can you take this file to his cabin?

See Also

Back and Again
Bath and bathe
Beat and win
Because
Because of, due to, owing to and on account of
Been
Before
Before and in front of
Begin and Start
Belong to, belong on and belong in
Below and under
Beside
Besides
Between and among
Between and during
Between and from
Big, large and great
A bit
Born and borne
Both
Bring and take
But
But, though, in spite of, despite
By and with