Phrasal verbs starting with T English lesson
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This lesson you will learn the meaning of some of the phrasal verbs beginning with T that you might not understand. The lesson is to be used to help you understand the meanings when you come across phrasal verbs you don't understand.
** Warning please don't try and memorise all of the phrasal verbs listed use as a reference when you need to understand what they mean **
Phrasal verbs beginning with T
take aback: I was taken aback when I heard Sue married Tom.
take after: Peter takes after his father, he's very tall.
take away: Mary took away a knife from her child.
take back: Adam took his new trousers back as he discovered a flaw on them.
take back: I admit that I was wrong about Helen. I take back everything I said about her.
take in: She was taken in by his lofty promises.
take off: When I was young I loved watching planes take off.
take off: She is really good at taking her teacher off.
take off: He was so tired that he didn’t even take his clothes off.
take on: Our company wants to take on two new programmers.
take out: He had his tooth taken out.
take-over: I wonder who will take over from me when I'm on long holiday.
take to: I took to her the moment I saw her smile.
take up: Sue's taken up basketball recently.
tell apart: They ceased fire as it was too dark to tell allies apart from enemies.
tell off: He told me off for not being ready with the project yet.
throw away: When will you finally throw away this old coat?
throw in: If you buy this coat, madam, we will throw the gloves in.
touch down: The plane touched down safely and on time.
track down: They managed to track down that stolen jewellery from the Royal collection.
traffic in: They were charged with trafficking in drugs.
trigger off: This street fight may trigger off more serious events.
try on: Try on the red blouse, I think it suits better.
try out: We're trying out a new computer system in our company.
turn back: After two days we had no money and had to turn back.
turn down: Mark asked Susan to marry him but she turned him down.
turn in/into: You wouldn't recognize her - she has turned into a dedicated women rights fighter.
turn off: Turn off the radio please, I'd like to read.
turn on: Turn on the TV, the game starts in few minutes.
turn out: It turned out that we've bought the same skirt.
turn to: He turned to the judge to postpone the date of the trial.
turn up: He disappeared as quickly as he had turned up.
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