Phrases and Phrasal Verbs (Most-Used 500+ Terms)/
Beginner Deck 1

Beginner Deck 1

Total: 20 words

come across

phrasal verb

to encounter somebody or something by chance

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be up to something

phrasal verb

doing something currently that's still unknown or kept as a secret

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more or less

phrase

used to express uncertainty; almost; approximately

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get around

phrasal verb

​to move or travel from place to place or from person to person

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have a clue

phrasal verb

commonly used as 'to not have a clue' which means to be unable to guess, understand, remember, or have knowledge about something

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all of a sudden

idiom

happening suddenly and unexpectedly

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take for granted

idiom

to not properly recognize or appreciate the value of someone or something

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keep up / keep up with

phrasal verb

to stay informed about something or someone

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go through

phrasal verb

to search through, look at, or examine something carefully

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be in touch with / keep in touch with

phrase

to maintain knowledge about something

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be in place / have something in place

phrase

in proper place, position, or location

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turn out

phrasal verb

to prove to be the case

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follow up

phrasal verb

to take appropriate action about something

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account for

phrasal verb

to form part of the total

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on the other hand

phrase

used to introduce an alternative view or compare two different ideas or opinions

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as long as / so long as

phrase

only if or provided that

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work out

phrasal verb

to solve a problem or deal with something, especially in a way that it ends successfully

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bring up

phrasal verb

to mention a subject for discussion

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show up

phrasal verb

arrive at an event

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call for

phrasal verb

to need, require, or demand something

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