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Three Word Phrasal Verbs Quiz

Choose one word from each category (one verb and two particles) to complete the three-part phrasal verbs required to fill the gaps. After you have decided on an answer, click on the arrow to check if you have correctly completed the sentence.

Verb Particle 1 Particle 2
keep catch come go cut get down along up out away with from against on of
  • Unfortunately, I wasn't able to the news while I was away on holiday.
  • I'm going to stay late and the work that needs finishing.
  • He really needs to take a short break and all the stress at work.
  • I'm sorry you don't like my idea. Can you something better?
  • Slow down! I can't you.
  • He his parents very well.
  • I think you need to the number of cigarettes you smoke!
  • He is rather naive to think that he can cheating on the test.
  • I'm afraid she has a cold and can't come to work today.
  • I'd really like to come. Unfortunately, I can't the meeting next week so I won't be able to join you.

Continue Learning Phrasal Verbs

If you are unfamiliar with phrasal verbs, this guide to what are phrasal verbs explains everything. Teachers can use this introducing phrasal verbs lesson plan to help students become more familiar with phrasal verbs and start building phrasal verb vocabulary. Finally, there are a wide variety of phrasal verb resources on the site to help you learn new phrasal verbs and test your understanding with quizzes.

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Phrasal Verbs with "Take" - 1

Phrasal Verbs with "Take" - 2

Phrasal Verbs with "Turn"

Mixed Phrasal Verbs - 1

Mixed Phrasal Verbs - 2

Mixed Phrasal Verbs - 3

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