Phrasal Verbs



Phrasal verbs with "put"

Gap-fill exercise

Complete the phrasal verbs with the correct particle. Press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button if you need a free letter. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints!
Verbs with "put"

1. Put your clothes , don't leave them on the floor.
2. I put my glasses somewhere and now I can't find them.
3. The match has been put until next Saturday because of the weather.
4. He put a suit to go to the interview.
5. I put the radio to listen to the news.
6. Fortunately, the fire brigade put the fire quickly.
7. If you can't find a hotel I'm sure my brother can put you for a couple of nights.
8. Would you believe it? They've put the price of petrol again!
9. If you want to speak to Mrs Barnett I'll put you to her office.
10. I cannot put up with this noise any longer.

Verbs with "get"

1. The police ran after the thief, but he got .
2. We leave at 7 a.m. and we get at 8 p.m. in the evening.
3. She's getting very well at university.
4. I'm trying to phone her, but I can't get , the line is always engaged.
5. I have to get at 6 o'clock every morning.

Verbs with "take"

1. The plane takes at 11.30 a.m. but you'll have to be at the airport by 9.30.
2. He did tell me his number, but I'm afraid I forgot to take it .
3. My bank has been taken by a larger American bank.
4. You'll have to take all the pictures on the wall because I want to redecorate the room.
5. Tell me when you're tired and I'll take the driving.
6. Please take your jacket if you feel hot.