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In this episode:
- We’ll take a look at more useful and interesting phrasal verbs.
- After that, I’ll share with you a short Point of View lesson, to help you with grammar and to review the vocabulary you’ll be learning.
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Remember, a phrasal verb is just a verb and a particle. For example, “look out.” I recommend you to check out the previous episodes about phrasal verbs.
In these series of phrasal verbs, we see the most common phrasal verbs. Also, instead of learning all the different meanings of every phrasal verb, you just need to learn one or two of the most common meanings.
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Ah, this is one of my favorite ones. Sometimes, I’m guilty of using it too much. It means to procrastinate. In other words, it means to decide to do something not now, but in the future. For example:
I need to put off the meeting. I am not prepared.
They decided to put off the trip because it was raining.
I always put off things I don’t like doing.
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