Diccionario ingles verbos compuestos

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|mSeparable Phrasal Verbs |
|The object may come after the following phrasal verbs or it may separate the two parts: |
|• You have to do this paint job over.|
|• You have to do over this paint job. |
|When the object of the following phrasal verbs is a pronoun, the two parts of the phrasal verb must be separated: |
|• You have to do it over.|
|Verb |Meaning |Example |
|blow up |Explode |The terrorists tried to blow up the railroad station. |
|bring up |mention a topic |My mother brought up thatlittle matter of my prison record again. |
|bring up |raise children |It isn't easy to bring up children nowadays. |
|call off |Cancel |They called off this afternoon's meeting |
|do over |repeat a job |Do this homeworkover. |
|fill out |complete a form |Fill out this application form and mail it in. |
|fill up |fill to capacity |She filled up the grocery cart with free food. |
|find out |discover |Mysister found out that her husband had been planning a surprise party for her. |
|give away |give something to someone else for |The filling station was giving away free gas. |
| |free | |
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|give back |return an object |My brother borrowed my car. I have a feeling he's not about to give it back. |
|hand in |submit something (assignment) |The students handed in their papers and left the room. |
|hang up |put something onhook or receiver |She hung up the phone before she hung up her clothes. |
|hold up |delay |I hate to hold up the meeting, but I have to go to the bathroom. |
|hold up (2) |rob |Three masked gunmen held up the Security Bank this afternoon. |
|leave out |omit|You left out the part about the police chase down Asylum Avenue. |
|look over |examine, check |The lawyers looked over the papers carefully before questioning the witness. |
| | |(They looked them over carefully.) |
|look up|search in a list |You've misspelled this word again. You'd better look it up. |
|make up |invent a story or lie |She knew she was in trouble, so she made up a story about going to the movies |
| | |with her friends. |...
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