'Phrasal Verbs - Run' Quiz

This is a intermediate-level quiz containing 13 multichoice questions from our 'phrasal verbs' quiz category. Simply answer all questions and press the 'Grade Me' button to see your score. This exercise is also available as a printable worksheet.

Phrasal Verbs - Run

Exercise Instructions: Choose the correct answer.

Q1 - Can you get some coffee from the shops; I'm afraid we've run ......
Q2 - The car runs ....... dies3el
Q3 - We haven't got much A4 paper left for the photocopier; we're running .......
Q4 - Joan ran ....... from home after an argument with her parents
Q5 - Her new car runs ...... diesel instead of petrol
Q6 - My Father and Grandfather both died of heart disease; it runs ...... our family
Q7 - She ran ...... a huge bill in the restaurant
Q8 - The robbers ran ...... when the police arrived and haven't been caught yet
Q9 - My dog always runs ..... cats; she hates them
Q10 - I was walking down Regent Street the other day when I ran ..... my old German teacher
Q11 - He lost his driving licence after he ran ...... a child because he was driving too fast and couldn't stop in time
Q12 - She says she's not going to run ....... president as she is retiring from politics
Q13 - My central heating runs ........ gas

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Q1 - Can you get some coffee from the shops; I'm afraid we've run ......
 
in
 
out
 
off
Q2 - The car runs ....... dies3el
 
for
 
by
 
on
Q3 - We haven't got much A4 paper left for the photocopier; we're running .......
 
down
 
low
 
off
Q4 - Joan ran ....... from home after an argument with her parents
 
in
 
up
 
away
Q5 - Her new car runs ...... diesel instead of petrol
 
off
 
out
 
on
Q6 - My Father and Grandfather both died of heart disease; it runs ...... our family
 
in
 
from
 
to
Q7 - She ran ...... a huge bill in the restaurant
 
up
 
into
 
over
Q8 - The robbers ran ...... when the police arrived and haven't been caught yet
 
into
 
away
 
out of
Q9 - My dog always runs ..... cats; she hates them
 
after
 
into
 
over
Q10 - I was walking down Regent Street the other day when I ran ..... my old German teacher
 
in
 
into
 
to
Q11 - He lost his driving licence after he ran ...... a child because he was driving too fast and couldn't stop in time
 
after
 
out of
 
over
Q12 - She says she's not going to run ....... president as she is retiring from politics
 
over
 
for
 
into
Q13 - My central heating runs ........ gas
 
on
 
for
 
into

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