#EngVocab #EngGame: phrasal verbs related to computer

It’s phrasal verb day on . :)) Anyway, who knows what a phrasal verb is? We have discussed this in our previous sessions. :)

A phrasal verb is usually a two-word phrase consisting of verb + adverb or verb + preposition. Examples: turn on, shut down.

Today we’re gonna do an on phrasal verb. The theme? I bet you’re using computer everyday, so it’ll be about computer. :)

Here’s how to join : fill in the gaps with the right letters so they’ll form phrasal verbs. There’ll be clues as well. :)

  1. T _ _ _ O _: to activate or cause to energize by the use of a button or switch.
  2. B _ _ _ U _: to make a copy in case something happens to the files on the computer.
  3. L _ _ O _/ I _: to go onto a computer network by typing in a personal code.
  4. S _ _ _ _ _ O _: to turn something on.
  5. C _ _ _ _ O _: to move the mouse over an icon, word, or other object and click.
  6. S _ _ U _: to assemble or prepare a piece of hardware.
  7. P _ _ _ _ O _ _: to make a copy of something from a computer to a word processor.
  8. P _ _ _ D _ _ _: to click on a word or item that opens up a list of options or functions.
  9. T _ _ _ O _ _: to shut down an operation, to stop the flow of energy by the use of a button or switch.
  10. L _ _ O _ _: to go off a computer network by signing out.
  11. S _ _ _ _ _ D _ _ _: to move gradually to the bottom of text or graphics.
  12. H _ _ _ U _: to connect to something.

ANSWERS

  1. Turn on
  2. Back up
  3. Log on/in
  4. Switch on
  5. Click on
  6. Set up
  7. Print out
  8. Pull down
  9. Turn off
  10. Log off
  11. Scroll down
  12. Hook up

Source: Fluent English by Barbara Raifsnider

Compiled and written by @NenoNeno at @EnglishTips4U on March 10, 2014

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