Phrasal Verbs Using 'Carry'
Include a figure in a later calculation
Example:They CARRIED FORWARD their losses to the next financial year.
Make something progress
Example:They hope the new management will be able to CARRY the project FORWARD.
Example:She CARRIED OFF the first prize in the competition.
Die of a disease
Example:Cancer CARRIED him OFF a couple of years ago.
Example:CARRY ON quietly with your work until the substitute teacher arrives.
Example:The children annoyed me by CARRYING ON all morning.
Have an affair
Example:He's been CARRYING ON WITH someone at work for years.
Perform a task
Example:The government is CARRYING OUT test on growing genetically modified crops.
Food bought from a restaurant to take away
Example:I'm too tired to cook- let's get a CARRY-OUT.
Continue past a certain point
Example:The meeting CARRIED OVER into the afternoon because there was so much to talk about.
Example:They CARRIED the reforms THROUGH despite the opposition.