What is a phrasal verb?
Phrasal verbs, called also multi-word verbs, compound verbs, are very popular expressions which are used in English. They consist of a verb and another element such as a preposition, as in look after, pick on, run into, take after and particle, as in think over, give in, hang out. Verbs in phrasal verbs can be also used with the combination of a particle and a preposition, as in put up with, look forward to, bear down on, load up on.
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