Phrasal Verb 'read'

We have 3 phrasal verb definition related to 'read'.

Read off

Meaning:

Read a list aloud for someone to write down

Example:

I READ OFF the figures and she wrote them down in her notebook.

Read out

Meaning:

Read aloud rather than silently

Example:

The teacher READ OUT the names of the students who'd passed.

Read up on

Meaning:

Research

Example:

I've been READING UP ON Japan as I'm going to live there next year.