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PASS AWAY

My friend's dog passed away last night.

 

PAY BACK

When will you be paying back the money?

 

PICK OUT

There were five men in the line-up. She picked out the guy she thought had stolen her purse.

 

PICK UP

The question marks indicate content that the writer did not pick up.

 

PLAN OUT

Plan out your route before you go.

 

PLAY OUT

A key Game of Thrones death scene was meant to play out very differently ...

 

POP UP

Will another restaurant pop up in our street?

 

PULL OFF

The full-time whistle goes and there's a roar around the ground as Swansea pulls off a hard-fought win.

 

PULL OUT

Eurostar pulls out all the stops with luxury Paris lounge.

 

PUT ASIDE

Fortunately, the couple had put aside some money, so that they were able to pay their bills.

 

PUT FORWARD

202 candidates put their name forward for the Queen Elisabeth Competition. A jury of five had the difficult task of whittling the field down to 70.

 

PUT OFF

The webmaster put off adding the verbs to his glossary.

 

PUT UP

A pair of blue tits appear to have moved into a post box in Essex. Royal Mail has put up a notice asking people to use other post boxes in the area instead after the birds were spotted inside.

 

QUEUE UP

I hope you didn't have to queue up this morning!

 

REEL IN

It took almost an hour to reel the fish in.

 

ROLL OUT

Sometimes, my colleagues roll out their yoga mats and start to exercise.

 

SACK OUT

Plan for this evening: sacking out in front of the TV.

 

SELL OUT

I couldn't get the drink I wanted: sold out, the display showed ...

 

SEND BACK

The first pictures of Saturn's rings have been sent back by Nasa's Cassini spacecraft.

 

SEND IN

Are your kids dressing up? Send in pictures to share your story!

 

SET UP

As well as teaching her students, Mrs McDonnell from Quebec in Canada has also set up a fitness centre and a community kitchen in the village.

 

SHOUT DOWN

The speaker was shouted down by a group of protesters.

 

SHOUT OUT

Our teacher doesn't like it when pupils shout out answers.

 

SHOW OFF

The wearable tech show in London had over 6,000 people showing off new technology you can wear.

 

SHUT DOWN

A letter from the Department of Justice is all it would take to shut down any cannabis firm.

 

SIGN IN

Educational tools and learning platforms are very useful. If you don't have an account, sign in and discover their use!

 

SING ALONG

When I sing, will you sing along?

 

SINK IN

Have we got holidays? It just doesn't sink in ...

 

SLEEP OVER

I decided to sleep over because the weather was too bad to drive home.

 

SOAK UP

Residential care costs can soak up over 50% of property values.

 

SPEAK OUT

A 19-year-old has spoken out for other rape victims to come forward.

 

SPLIT UP

For his ADI lesson, the teacher will split up the group into three subgroups.

 

SQUEEZE UP

Young learners squeeze up all the knowledge you give them.

 

STAND FOR

SCUBA stands for "self contained underwater breathing apparatus".

 

STAND OUT

Stand out from the crowd!

 

STAND UP

The whole stadium stood up for the national anthem.

 

START OFF

How do you know when and how to start a child off using tablets?

 

STEP DOWN

I didn't believe it at first, but it seemed that he planned to step down, didn't he?

 

STEP IN

Thomas Cook steps in to help operate flights.

 

STEP UP

To help protect rhinos in the UK, police are teaming up with zoos to step up security in lots of different ways.

 

SUBSCRIBE TO

The authorities no longer subscribe to the view that disabled people are unsuitable as teachers.

 

SUM UP

Two photos of Angela Merkel during her trip to the White House appear to sum up her reaction to her reception.

 

TAKE AFTER

She takes after her mother.

 

TAKE AWAY

Phrasal verbs to take away: every day, there's at least 1 tweet in the phrasaladay movement.

 

TAKE BACK

We must take back our stories and reverse the gaze.

 

TAKE OFF

Amelia Earhart was the first woman to fly across the Atlantic ocean in 1928, taking off from Newfoundland, Canada.

 

TAKE ON

I hear they're taking on extra staff for this event.

 

TAKE OVER

The latest Facebook meme is being taken over by hackers.

 

TEAM UP

They have teamed up according to The Independent.

To help protect rhinos in the UK, police are teaming up with zoos to step up security in lots of different ways.

 

TEAR UP

He was so angry he could tear up my letter.

 

THROW UP

The baby threw up on her mother's dress.

 

TRUMP UP

His electoral "campaign" to date has included attempts to trump up criminal charges against his opponents.

 

TUCK UP

The clocks will be going forward on Sunday, 26 March at 1am - so you will probably be fast asleep tucked up in bed when it happens.

 

TURN DOWN

If you don't accept an offer, you can turn it down.

 

TURN OFF

Did you turn off the lights before going to sleep?

 

We can cut down on our energy consumption by simply turning off the lights when leaving a room.

 

TURN ON

A set of 32 new massive wind turbines have been turned on at Liverpool Bay, in the Irish Sea.

 

TURN OUT

It turns out you may shower way too long.

 

TURN UP

This phrasal turned up late, but there has been an instance of phrasaladay this way!

 

USE UP

Looking to use up a glut of parsnips? We’ve swapped classic potato for root veg in these golden brown brunch latkes, with a poached egg and smoked fish.