Grade 8 | English | Phrasal Verbs, Verbs and Phrasal Verbs, Olympiad, CBSE, ICSE, SOF, ITO
A phrasal verb is a verb made up of an ordinary verb plus an adverb or a preposition or at times both to provide a new meaning which cannot be made/ used from the individual parts of words.
Example: As we have studied earlier, Give out, Set off, Take over and Look down on etc. are some of the examples of Phrasal Verbs. Few more examples with meanings are as under:
Cut it out
To break into pieces
Get along with
To have a friendly relationship with someone
Repeatedly criticise someone verbally