Fill in the blanks with an appropriate phrasal verb JULY 21, 2021

Phrasal Verbs Exercise

JULY 21, 2021

Fill in the blanks with an appropriate phrasal verb.

  1. The meeting has been ………………………….
    put up
    put out
    put off
  2. Vidisha ………………………… us yesterday.
    called at
    called up
    called on
  3. It took me quite some time to …………………………. her demise.
    get out
    get on
    get over
  4. Although we had little chance of success, we didn’t ………………………… hope.
    give in
    give off
    give up
  5. Alka doesn’t ………………………… with her in laws.
    get along
    get in
    get off
  6. He ……………………….. when he was just 36.
    passed out
    passed off
    passed away
  7. After having put a lot of effort …………………….. this project, I don’t want it to fail.
    into
    on
    for
  8. If that table ………………………… a lot of space, it should be moved to the hall.
    takes on
    takes off
    takes up
  9. The teacher advised the students to ………………………… their lessons before the exam.
    go over
    go through
    go on
  10. Firefighters were called in to ……………………………. the fire.
    put off
    put up
    put out
  11. They are …………………… a new edition of that book.
    bringing out
    bringing up
    bringing on
  12. While cleaning the attic, I ………………………. these old photos of mine.
    came off
    came through

Answers

  1. The meeting has been put off.
  2. Vidisha called on us yesterday.
  3. It took me quite some time to get over her demise.
  4. Although we had little chance of success, we didn’t give up hope.
  5. Alka doesn’t get along with her in laws.
  6. He passed away when he was just 36.
  7. After having put a lot of effort into this project, I don’t want it to fail.
  8. If that table takes up a lot of space, it should be moved to the hall.
  9. The teacher advised the students to go through their lessons before the exam.
  10. Firemen were called in to put out the fire.
  11. They are bringing out a new edition of that book.
  12. While cleaning the attic, I came across these old photos of mine.