Phrasal verbs


Phrasal verbs (multi-word verbs) are verbs that are followed by one or two particles.

Particles are also adverbs or prepositions. For example: away, back, down, in, off, on, out, to, up, with.

Verb Particle(s) Example
pick up I’ll pick you up at the bus station.
look after He looks after his elderly mother.
get on with She doesn’t really get on with him.
look forward to We’re looking forward to our holiday.