What do the phrasal verbs below mean?
1) carry out
2) come up with
3) hand in
4) pass over
5) think about
6) catch on
7) get ahead
8) catch up
9) hang on
10) put off
11) take off
12) cut back on
13) get by
14) get behind
It is very simply:
carry out = 1. accomplish, bring to a conclusion as in:
They carried out the mission successfully.
2. put in practice or effect as in:
We will carry out the new policy" or "Please carry out my instruction".
come up with = produce, supply, also discover as in
Henry always comes up with the wrong answer. or
We are hoping they come up with cure in time to help Aunt Alice.
and so on.....