Today we will learn about family phrasal verbs.
Do you know some useful phrasal verbs to talk about family?
- Get together.
Meaning: to meet in order to discuss something or to spend time together.
E.g. “All the members of the family get together once a year.”
- Take after.
Meaning: to look or behave like an older member of your family.
E.g. “Your daughter doesn’t take after you at all.”
- Put up with.
Meaning: tolerate or accept someone with unpleasant behaviour.
E.g. “His wife must have been a saint to put up with him all those years.”
- Get along with.
Meaning: to have a friendly relationship with someone.
E.g. “I don’t really get along with my sister’s husband.”
Compiled and written by @sherlydarmali for @EnglishTips4U on Sunday, May 10, 2010.