'Phrasal Verbs - Break' Quiz

This is a intermediate-level quiz containing 10 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 - Break

Exercise Instructions: Choose the correct answer.

Q1 - When I heard she had died, I broke ____.
Q2 - He keeps breaking ___ when other people are talking.
Q3 - Thieves broke ___ and stole all the money.
Q4 - She broke ____ her engagement.
Q5 - Their marriage broke ____ last year.
Q6 - Several criminal broke ____ the prison last night.
Q7 - School breaks ____ for the Easter holidays next week.
Q8 - Talks between the union and management broke ____ .
Q9 - My microwave has broken ____- I'll have to get it fixed.
Q10 - A few members broke ____ and started their own club.

Printable Worksheet

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Q1 - When I heard she had died, I broke ____.
 
down
 
away
 
off
Q2 - He keeps breaking ___ when other people are talking.
 
in
 
off
Q3 - Thieves broke ___ and stole all the money.
 
in
 
off
 
away
Q4 - She broke ____ her engagement.
 
out
 
out of
 
off
Q5 - Their marriage broke ____ last year.
 
up
 
off
 
out
 
out of
Q6 - Several criminal broke ____ the prison last night.
 
out
 
up
 
out of
Q7 - School breaks ____ for the Easter holidays next week.
 
off
 
up
 
out
Q8 - Talks between the union and management broke ____ .
 
down
 
out
Q9 - My microwave has broken ____- I'll have to get it fixed.
 
off
 
up
 
down
Q10 - A few members broke ____ and started their own club.
 
up
 
away
 
out

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