#EngVocab: Phrasal verbs

  1. Ask someone out. Meaning: mengajak kencan.
    • Example:
      • “John asked Mia out to dinner and a movie.”
  2. Back someone up. Meaning: mendukung.
    • Example;
      • “My girilfriend backed me up over my decision to quit my job.”
  3. Put up with. Meaning: mentolerir.
    • Example:
      • “I can’t put up with your attitude.”
  4. Bring someone down. Meaning: membuat sedih.
    • Example:
      • “Your words are bringing me down.”
  5. Call something off. membatalkan.
    • Example:
      • “John called the wedding off because he wasn’t in love with his fiancé.”
  6. Cut in. Meaning: menginterupsi/memotong.
    • Example:
      • “Your father cut in while I was dancing with your uncle.”
  7. Get along. Meaning: saling menyukai satu sama lain/cocok.
    • Example:
      • “I was surprised how well my new girlfriend and my sister got along.”
  8. Chill out. Meaning: santai saja.
    • Example:
      • “Just chill out!”
  9. Work out. Meaning: berhasil/sukses.
    • Example:
      • “Our plan didn’t work out.

Compiled and written by @Patipatigulipat at @EnglishTips4U on Wednesday, November 2, 2011



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