Phrasal Verbs Using 'Work'
Exercise to remove stress or weight
Example:She goes to the gym to WORK OFF her anger.
Improve or develop
Example:Scientists are WORKING ON genetically modified crops and foods.
Example:Things were going wrong for them but fortunately it all WORKED OUT in the end.
Find the answer or solution
Example:I couldn't WORK OUT all the answers to the crossword puzzle.
Assault, beat up
Example:They WORKED him OVER and robbed him.
Repeat, do again
Example:They WORKED it OVER until they had got it right.
Example:They WORKED OVER the market looking for bargains.
Deal with, resolve a problem, often emotional
Example:It took him a long time to WORK THROUGH his anger after he lost his job.