What are Cam and Mitchell going to do? What is Phil doing? Why are Haley and Alex arguing?
The Phrasal Verbs 1.Sneak in (to) (sop) – get into somewhere quietly, secretly We snuck into class when the teacher wasn’t looking. 2.Be a model of (int) – be the perfect example of st Anthony is the model of teaching excellence. 3.Put off (sop) – delay We have to put off our trip until next year. 4.Usher in (sop) – signal the beginning of something Dec. 21, 2012 will usher in a new world. 5.Bump up (sop) – increase I got bumped up to manager at my job.
The Phrasal Verbs 6.Lay around (int) – to be lazy and stay in one place Don’t lay around the house all day. 7.Rise above (non) – not allow something to bother you Sometimes, you have to rise above your problems and help others. 8.Throw out (sop) – to put st in the trash Please throw this out. 9.Put one’s self out there (sob) – to make an effort even if you don’t want to I think your sister needs to put herself out there and she’ll find a job. 10.Stay in* 11.Throw up (sop) – vomit I threw up after my 7 th bottle of soju.
The Phrasal Verbs 12.Get cleaned up (int) – to get yourself clean Look at how dirty you are! Go get cleaned up. 13.Do a number on sb (sob) – hurt, embarrass, or defeat sb That kimchi did a number on my stomach last night. 14.Pop up (sop) – to appear suddenly I was taking a test when I saw another student’s hand pop up. 15.Let down (sop) – to dissappoint 12.Please don’t let me down. Crash and burn – an amazing failure He didn’t prepare for his presentation. He’s going to crash and burn! The Idioms and Other Expressions
Connect the dots – put together information to figure something out I connected the dots and found out you cheated on this exam. A (good) save – an act that prevents someone from making fun of you Nice save! Take the bullet – make a sacrifice A new low – a depressing and shameful time All good – It’s ok. Fine. Great. A basketcase – crazy In the zone – extremely focused The Idioms and Other Expressions
Have you ever gone on a diet or made a big change in your lifestyle? Have you ever accomplished something really difficult?