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251. Pull Over, Go Over & Get Rid Of [Phrasal Verb Lessons]

5/25/2019
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In this podcast lesson, you will learn the meaning of 3 phrasal verbs that you'll hear in an audio clip from the Real English Conversation Lesson about driving. In the audio clip, Amy and Curtis are discussing why you might be stopped by the police while you are driving. Also, how Amy's first speeding ticket helped her to finally get her regulars driver's license without any restrictions. The phrasal verbs you will hear in this lesson are: Pull Over - to move to the side of the road Go...

Duration:00:09:08

English Phrasal Verb Bank On

1/21/2019
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This is the phrasal verb 'Bank On' which has one meaning. This lesson describes that it means to base your hopes on something or someone. We recommend that listening to this English phrasal verb audio lesson until the end, then do the exercises below to practice and to see if you understand how to use it in context. https://englishphrasalverbscourse.podbean.com/mf/web/j7w4fk/PV54BankOn.mp3 Phrasal Verb Lesson: Bank On Decide which sentence uses the phrasal verb 'Bank On' correctly? Leave a...

Duration:00:01:59

English Phrasal Verb Make Out (3 of 3)

1/7/2019
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The phrasal verb 'make out' is used in three different ways. In this lesson, we show you the meaning to hear something or understand something. Listen to the whole English audio lesson, then do the exercises below to check and see if you understand how to use it in context. https://englishphrasalverbscourse.podbean.com/mf/web/rvqx98/PV40MakeOut3.mp3 Phrasal Verb Lesson: Make Out Decide which sentence uses the phrasal verb 'Make out' correctly? Leave your answer here I couldn't make out in...

Duration:00:01:50

English Phrasal Verb Give In

12/21/2018
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The following phrasal verb 'give in' is used when you agree to do something after trying to resist. Listen to the audio lesson, complete our exercise below for an idea of how to use it in context. https://englishphrasalverbscourse.podbean.com/mf/web/2vq3b9/PV26Giveinto.mp3 Phrasal Verb Lesson: Give In Decide which sentence uses the phrasal verb 'Give In' in the correct way? Leave a comment on our website in the comment section below with your answer. You must give in gifts at Christmas...

Duration:00:01:48

English Phrasal Verb Slip Up

12/7/2018
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This is a free lesson where we give you some excellent examples showing how to use slip up which means to make a mistake or to have an error. Listening to the audio lesson shows you the correct way to express this verb, Then you will be able to complete an exercise below to practice how to use it in context. https://englishphrasalverbscourse.podbean.com/mf/web/rykxfc/PV16SlipUpFree.mp3 Phrasal Verb Lesson: Slip Up Decide which sentence uses the phrasal verb 'Slip Up' correctly? Leave a...

Duration:00:01:28

Fall Out – English Phrasal Verb Lesson

9/21/2018
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Learn the meaning of English phrasal verb: Fall Out. This phrasal verb has 2 different meanings but this lesson focuses on a problem in a relationship, a fight or a quarrel. Listen to the audio here: https://englishphrasalverbscourse.podbean.com/mf/web/tgvp83/PV_244_Fall_Out_2.mp3 Phrasal Verb Lesson 244: Fall Out #2 Here are the examples that were used in the audio. Below, you will find 2 additional examples to help you understand how to use this phrasal verb in context. Alternative...

Duration:00:01:53

Bring Up #1 | English Phrasal Verb

8/21/2018
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In this lesson, you are going to learn the English phrasal verb ‘Bring Up’ and we have 2 meanings for this phrasal verb. This one means to talk about a new topic and we will help you to understand how to use it correctly with helpful examples. Phrasal Verbs Lesson: Bring Up #1 Alternative Meaning: To talk about a new topic Example 1: I will bring up the fact I don’t like raw onions. I will talk about the fact that I don’t like raw onions. Example 2: Gail likes to bring up the reasons she...

Duration:00:02:06

Look Forward | English Phrasal Verb

8/21/2018
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Phrasal Verbs Lesson: Look Foward Alternative Meaning: To anticipate or think about something in the future. Example 1: It’s normal to look forward to and upcoming vacation. It’s normal to think about an upcoming vacation. Example 2: I’m looking forward to meeting my language exchange partner in Colombia in real life. I’m anticipating the moment when I meet my language exchange partner in Colombia in real life. Get FREE Access to our Fluency Power Pack Membership Join us FREE for 7 days to...

Duration:00:01:33

Catch Up #1 | English Phrasal Verb

8/21/2018
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Phrasal Verbs Lesson: Catch Up #1 Alternative Meaning: To exchange information to stay current with recent events Example 1: I’m meeting Mona to catch up because I haven’t seen her for a couple months. I’m meeting Mona to talk about what’s new with her because I haven’t seen her for a couple of months. Example 2: Every morning we read the newspaper to stay caught up with the news. Every morning we read the newspaper so we can be current with recent events. Join Us Free for More Phrasal...

Duration:00:01:36

Hand In – English Phrasal Verb Lesson

7/21/2018
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Learn the meaning of English phrasal verb: Hand In. This phrasal verb means to submit something like an assignment. Listen to the audio here: https://englishphrasalverbscourse.podbean.com/mf/web/tgvp83/PV_244_Fall_Out_2.mp3 Phrasal Verb Lesson: Hand In Alternative: To submit something (like an assignment) Example 1: The teacher told his students they had to hand in the assignment first thing tomorrow. The teacher told his students they had to submit the assignment first thing tomorrow....

Duration:00:01:49

Get Together #1 | English Phrasal Verb

7/21/2018
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Phrasal Verbs Lesson: Get Together #1 Alternative Meaning: A gathering or meeting of people Example 1: The family gets together on all the major holidays throughout the year. The family gathers together on all the major holidays throughout the year. Example 2: We should get together and have a coffee some afternoon. We should meet and have a coffee some afternoon. Get FREE Access to our Fluency Power Pack Membership Join us FREE for 7 days to get access to full lessons from the Phrasal...

Duration:00:01:23

Fish For | English Phrasal Verb

6/21/2018
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Phrasal Verbs Lesson: Fish For Alternative Meaning: To ask or look for information Example 1: When I spoke to the insurance company I could tell they were fishing for more information. When I spoke to the insurance company I could tell they were trying to get more information. Example 2: My mom knew the story was not true, so she started fishing for the truth with her questions. My mom knew the story was not true, so she started trying to get the truth with her questions. Get FREE Access...

Duration:00:01:46

Go After | English Phrasal Verb

4/21/2018
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Phrasal Verbs Lesson: Go After Alternative Meaning: To be next or follow Example 1: When you are in a line-up, you go after the person in front of you. When you are in a line-up, you are next after the person in front of you. Example 2: The letter C goes after the letter B in the English alphabet The letter C follows the letter B in the English alphabet Get More Phrasal Verb Lessons & Lessons for Fluency Get access to full lessons from the Phrasal Verb Course with lessons you can print,...

Duration:00:02:04

Break Off #1 | English Phrasal Verb

2/21/2018
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Phrasal Verbs Lesson: Break Off #1 Alternative Meaning: To end a relationship Example 1: It was a difficult decision but Julie broke it off with John. It was a difficult decision but Julie ended the relationship with John. Example 2: When a couple is arguing often, it may be time to break it off. When a couple is arguing often, it may be time to end the relationship. Join Us Free for More Phrasal Verb Lessons Real English Conversations teaches more than just phrasal verb lessons. We teach...

Duration:00:01:28

Burn Out #1 | English Phrasal Verb

12/21/2017
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Phrasal Verbs Lesson: Burn Out #1 Alternative Meaning: When a light stops working. Example 1: It’s time to change the light bulb because that one is going to burn out soon. It’s time to change the light bulb because that one is going to stop working soon. Example 2: If you leave your lights on, they will burn out sooner. If you leave your lights on, they will stop working sooner. Get More Phrasal Verb Lessons & Lessons for Fluency Get access to full lessons from the Phrasal Verb Course...

Duration:00:02:10

Clam Up | English Phrasal Verb Course

9/21/2017
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Phrasal Verbs Lesson: Clam Up Alternative Meaning: To stop talking or to refuse to speak Example 1: The suspect clammed up when the police asked him questions. The suspect refused to talk when the police asked him questions. Example 2: I always clam up on the first date because I’m shy and nervous. I always stop talking on the first date because I’m shy and nervous. Get More Phrasal Verb Lessons & Lessons for Fluency Get access to full lessons from the Phrasal Verb Course with lessons you...

Duration:00:02:05

Go Over #1 | English Phrasal Verbs with Examples

8/21/2017
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Phrasal Verbs Lesson: Go Over #1 Alternative Meaning: How something is received Example 1: The president was hoping his speech would go over well. The president was hoping the speech would be received well by the audience. Example 2: My first day on the job did not go over well, I think they probably want to fire me already. My first day on the job had lots of problems and the employer did not seem impressed. I think they probably want to fire me already. Get FREE Access to our Fluency Power...

Duration:00:01:57

English Phrasal Verb Chicken Out | Phrasal Verb Course

7/21/2017
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Phrasal Verbs Lesson: Chicken Out Alternative Meaning: To be too scared to do an activity at the last minute Example 1: Everyone was jumping off the bridge into the water but Joey chickened out. Everyone was jumping off the bridge into the water but Joey decided not to do it because he was scared. Example 2: A lot of people want to have their own business but they chicken out when they think about the uncertainty of success. A lot of people want to have their own business but they decide not...

Duration:00:01:50

Cut Out #1 | English Phrasal Verb Course and Lessons

6/21/2017
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Phrasal Verbs Lesson: Cut Out #1 Alternative Meaning: When the power, electricity or sound suddenly stops working Example 1: The power cut out for 2 hours during the storm last night. The electricity was unavailable for 2 hours during the storm last night. Example 2: The microphone was cutting out while the director was speaking to the crowd. The sound on the microphone was interrupted while the director was speaking to the crowd. Join Us Free for More Phrasal Verb Lessons Real English...

Duration:00:01:35

Fill In #1 | English Phrasal Verb

6/21/2017
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Phrasal Verbs Lesson: Fill In #1 Alternative Meaning: To complete a blank form with information Example 1: When I went to the dentist for the first time I had to fill in a new patient form. When I went to the dentist for the first time I had to complete a new patient form. Example 2: Make sure you fill in all the necessary forms when you move to another country. Make sure you complete all the necessary forms when you move to a new country. Get More Phrasal Verb Lessons & Lessons for Fluency...

Duration:00:01:54