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    help with phrasal verb

    Are the underlined words phrasal verbs with a single meaning? (= 'yes')
    Or are they combinations of words that can be understood by the individual meaning of each word?
    (= 'no')
    no yes
    1 . He cooked dinner for his wife.
    2 . He walked into the building.
    3 . It was quite old, so he threw it out.
    4 . She made up an interesting story.
    5 . She threw the ball out the window.
    6 . The police are looking into the theft.
    7 . You look so glum. You really need to get over it.

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    Re: help with phrasal verb

    Quote Originally Posted by sara.fazeli View Post
    Are the underlined words phrasal verbs with a single meaning? (= 'yes')
    Or are they combinations of words that can be understood by the individual meaning of each word?
    (= 'no')
    no yes
    1 . He cooked dinner for his wife.
    2 . He walked into the building.
    3 . It was quite old, so he threw it out.
    4 . She made up an interesting story.
    5 . She threw the ball out the window.
    6 . The police are looking into the theft.
    7 . You look so glum. You really need to get over it.
    As you have already been told, we won't do your work for you.

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