Phrasal verbs are often difficult to learn because they tend to be formed from fairly common verbs and particles. To make matters worse, many of them have more than one meaning, and some have many, many meanings – pick up has 24 senses in the Cambridge Phrasal Verbs Dictionary! For further reading, visit About words, a blog from Cambridge Dictionary.
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Blog post written by: Liz Walter
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