Have you been reading the posts? To refresh our memory, here is a list of phrasal verbs which we learnt last week (from July 17-23, 2016).
- Shake off (phrase) – get away from, escape, elude; dodge, get rid of.
- Lay down (phrasal verb) – formulate, stipulate; pronounce, announce; enact, direct, prescribe, order.
- Spell out (phrasal verb) – explain, make clear; specify, set out.
- Stem from – originate from, arise from, come from.
- Shrug off (phrasal verb) – disregard, dismiss, ignore, pay no heed to.
- Draw out (phrasal verb) – get, persuade, encourage.
- Turn away (phrasal verb) – refuse admittance to, send away; reject, rebuff, repel.
- Get on with (phrasal verb) – continue, proceed, go ahead, carry on, push on.
- Usher in (phrasal verb) – herald, mark the start of, announce; initiate, introduce, put in place.
- Hammer out (phrasal verb) – bring about, work out, agree on, sort out, negotiate.
- Ward off (phrasal verb) – prevent, avert, oppose, resist; deflect, parry, fend off.
- Click each one of the phrasal verbs above for their definition, pronunciation, more synonyms, example sentences and etc from http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/ .
- meanings/synonyms provided for the phrasal verbs above are my personal work and not that of Oxford University Press.