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Phrasal Verbs: Rewriting with phrasal verbs

Downloadable worksheets:
PICTIONARY OF COMMON PHRASAL VERBS - set 1
Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 2212

 
SUPER ENGLISH VERBS! PART 1:GET - 1 PAGE GRAMMAR-GUIDE (top 10 uses of ´get´; ´get´ as a phrasal verb with meanings and examples and collocations with ´get´)
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 1863

 
Phrasal Verbs & Key
Level: intermediate
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 1889

 
PICTIONARY OF COMMON PHRASAL VERBS - Set 2
Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 1591

 
PICTIONARY OF COMMON PHRASAL VERBS - Set 3
Level: advanced
Age: 14-17
Downloads: 1241

 
SUPER ENGLISH VERBS! PART 5: GO - 1 PAGE GRAMMAR-GUIDE (top uses of ´go´, ´go´ as a phrasal verb and collocations with ´go´)
Level: intermediate
Age: 12-17
Downloads: 1154

 

  • Complete the second sentence in questions 1–7 so that it means the same as the first sentence. Use the word given, and do not change it. Use two or three words in each gap.
    • 1
      The police chased him for over an hour, but he managed to escape.
      GET
      He managed to  after being chased by the police over an hour.
    •  
      Will you help me calculate how much this jacket costs in euros?
      WORK
      Could you help me  the price of this jacket in euros?
    •  
      I don’t know how you tolerate him – he’s so rude and inefficient.
      PUT
      He’s so rude and inefficient – how do you him?
       
    • 4
      Abdullah’s very creative – he often invents stories for his children to enjoy.
      MAKES
      You can see how creative Abdullah is from the way he often stories to entertain his children.
       
    • 5
      I don’t think he really wants to go and stay with his family – that’s the third time he’s delayed it.
      PUT
      I doubt whether he wants to stay with his family as he’s going three times.
       
    • 6
      My cousin’s worked so hard – I really hope she passes her exam.
      GETS
      I do hope my cousin  her exam, because she’s worked really hard.
       
    • 7
      Katia has put off doing the application form because she hates completing them.
      FILLING
      Katia hasn’t done the application form yet because she hates.
       
    • 8
      Philippe is very unlike his father. I think he must be more like his mother.
      TAKES
      Philippe isn't like his father at all. I think he probably  his mother.