Phrasal Verbs – turn part 2

These exercises continue looking at the verb ‘to turn’ combined with particles. Here are some of the most common: ‘to turn in’ means to go to bed. It’s very late, I’m going to turn in. Come on, let’s turn in and get a good night’s sleep. ‘to turn in’ also means to produce results, usually … Read more

Understanding English Grammar – phrasal verbs ‘stand’ part 1

Now let’s look at the verb ‘to stand’. Here are some common expressions using this verb combined with particles: ‘to stand around’ mean to stand in a place doing very little or waiting for something. * We just stood around for half an hour waiting for the concert to begin. * Lots of teenagers just … Read more