Quiz: Phrasal Verbs - Down

Topic: Phrasal Verbs

Level: Intermediate

Instructions: Choose the correct verb to complete the sentence

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Q1 - The sun was ....... down and it was unbelievably hot



Q2 - The scandal ...... the government down



Q3 - The wind ....... down the fence



Q4 - The soldiers ...... down for the night in a field



Q5 - He's ...... down since he was made redundant



Q6 - The fight broke out because nobody would ........ down and admit they were wrong



Q7 - When Georgina heard the news of his death, she ........ down in tears



Q8 - I ....... down her address and promised to write soon



Q9 - The rain was ....... down hard



Q10 - It was ...... down with rain



Q11 - The chairperson likes to ...... down the law



Q12 - The company tried to ...... down the importance of their poor sales



Q13 - The vet ....... the dog down because it was riddled with tumours and cancerous growths



Q14 - The pedestrian was ....... down and killed by a lorry



Q15 - The factory was ...... down when it ceased to make a profit



Q16 - Paula ...... the computer down and left the office



Q17 - The music was so loud that they asked them to ...... it down a bit



Q18 - Working such long hours really ........ me down



Q19 - On the weekend I like to ........ down and relax from the stresses of my job



Q20 - The police ...... down everything the suspect said in their notebook



Q21 - They offered the job to Mary, but she ......... it down



Q22 - Barry's been working crazy hours and is feeling very ......-down



Q23 - Unemployment figures have ....... down again; it's getting easier and easier to find a job



Q24 - The picture is an heirloom and is ....... down from generation to generation



Q25 - He was ..... down from university after he was caught cheating in an exam



Q26 - They ....... down the old flats to build a new estate



Q27 - David finds it hard to ....... down a job because he's so unreliable and always gets sacked




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