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Meaning of Phrasal Verbs -phrasal verbs are words made up of Verb and Preposition or Adverb Particle (across, on, in, down, about etc.). Using these, the language seems effective. You can never guess the meaning of Phrasal Verbs made from that Verb only by knowing its meaning. The only solution is to memorize them by rote. Phrasal Verbs formed from some major Verbs are being given below along with meaning and sentence usage.

phrasal verbs list

  1. bear.
  2. Bring
  3. Come
  4. Carry
  5. Do
  6. Draw
  7. Fly
  8. Give
  9. Hold
  10. Keep
  11. Look
  12. Run
  13. See
  14. Set
  15. Stand
  16. Take
  17. Turn
  18. Wait
  19. WAlk
  20. BEAR

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Phrasal Verbs

1.bear down (. कुचल देना   )
He has been successful in bearing down all appositions.
2.bear out (.  साबित करना  )
If the evidence bears out the charge ,he will be sent to the jail.
3. Bear up (. सहन करना  )
Je couldn’t bear up such a heavy loss in his business.
4.bear upon (सबंधित होना, सही, घटना )
Your remarks do not bear upon the matter in hand .
5 bear with (. ब्रदाश करना, सहन करना )
I couldn’t bear with his violent home
6.bear off.(.   छीन लेना, ले कर चले जाना    )
He bore off the prize and went home


BRING(phrasal Verbs)
1.bring up (.  पालन-पोषण करना      )
Rehman was brought up by his uncle after the death of his father.
2. Bring about (. cause something to happen   )
Your habit of gambling must bring about your ruin one day.
3.bring forth (. पेश करना   )
On making an enquiry he brought forth the receipt of the dealer to satisfy me.
4.bring round (.   अपने अनुकूल बनाना     )
Ab experienced manager will try to bring his members round to his views
5.bring under (काबू में करना      )
The fire was easily brought under by the fire fighters.
6. bring over (. अपने पक्ष में करना   )
The Congress is trying to bring over the socialists to their side.


COME(phrasal Verbs)
1.come by (. हाथ लगना, प्राप्त करना    )
How did he come by so much mony?
2.come at (महत्व समझ में आना)
People are now coming at the value of Family Planning.
3.come of (result from something, हुआ,.  )
The annual function of our college will come of next week.
4. Come across(. मुलाकात होनी,मिलना )
I came across many sadhus in varanasi.
5.come upto (. आ पहुंचना   )
The policeman came upto your house and then turned away.
6.come round (. तबीयत ठीक नहीं होना )
The patient is under the treatment of a qualified doctor and will come round soon.


1.carry out (. आज्ञा का पालन करना)
A good students must carry out the wishes of his teachers.
2 carry on (. लगे रहना )
I am trying to carry on my studies in spite of my I’ll health.
3. Carry on with(. निभाना )
Nobody can carry on with loafers like him.
4. Carry about (. साथ साथ लेकर चलना)
Why should you carry your books about all the day?
5.carry off ( उठा कर ले जाना)
The wolf carried of a little child ,when it was playing in the field.
6.:carry through (. पार करा देना)
Have courage ,it will carry you through many difficulties.
7. Carry over ( अगले पन्ने पे ले जाना )
Carry over the total in the new cash book

DO by (. बरताव करना)
The Wiseman say,”Do as you would be done by others.
2. Do up (संभाल के रखना. )
Don’t make hastle ,first do up your books andbthen go to school . with (. लाभ उठाना)
What should I do with these books now,when my examination is over ?
4. Do without (बिना किसी वस्तु के काम चलाना. )
I am not so lazy ,I can do without a servant.
5. Do for (. काम चला देना )
The trousers will do for a pant .
6.Do in (हराना, कत्ल करना)
Aurangzeb had to do in all his brothers to ascend the thrown .

1. Draw off (. बापिस बुला लेना, हटा लेना  )
They drew off their men before the enemy entered the city .
2. Draw near (. पास आना )
Students work hard when their examination draws near.
3.draw on (चेक काटना. )
I have drawn on my bank more than rs.4000 during this week .
4.draw out .(पता लगा लेना.  )
This magistrate drew out the truth by cross examining the accused .
5. draw up-(क्रम में लगाना)
The PT. instructor draws up the boys for the morning prayer.
6. draw aside-(एक तरफ़ ले जाना)
He drew me aside and whispered the story into my ears.


FLY(phrasal Verbs)
1. fly at-(झपटा मारना)
The cat will fly at the mouse and kill it.

2. fly out- (जल्दबाजी से बाहर निकलना)
He opened the cage and the parrot flew out.
3. fly away-(दूर भाग जाना)
If the pigeons are let out of their cages, they will certainly fly away.

4. fly open-(झटके से खुलना)
He touched a spring and the gate flew open.

5. fly off-(नो दो ग्यारह हो जाना)
As we came near, the cat rose and flew off.

6. fly Into- (उड़ कर अन्दर चले जाना)
A crow flew into my room and let fall a picture hanging against the wall

GIVE(phrasal Verbs)
1. give up(छोड़ देना)
I have given up the idea of working in partnership with him.
2. give in-(मान लेना)
You must give in to save your life.
3. give out-(देना)
I have given out my views, you may or may not like them.
4. give over- (सौंपना)
The President gave over the charge to the Vice-President.
5. give way-( रास्ता छोड़ना)
The crowd gave way, when the police let off tear gas.
6. give away-(बांटना)
After the Principal’s report, the chief guest gave away the prizes.
HOLD(phrasal Verbs)
1. hold on-(चालू रखना, चलते रहना)
The trade between India and Nepal held on for many years.
2. hold out- (पेश करना)
Don’t hold out false promises to any one, it will bring you bad name.
3. hold over-(रोक लेना)(स्थगित करना)
For want of quorum, the meeting was held over for some other day.
4. hold In-(रोक कर रखना)
He was highly annoyed with his servant, but he held in his anger.
5. hold up-(रोक कर लूटना)
The terrorists are holding up several innocent people almost everyday.
6. hold with-(पक्षपातपूर्ण विवहार करना)
The magistrate has been accused of holding with one party.

KEEP(phrasal Verbs)

1. keep back(छुपाना)
Don’t keep back anything from your doctor, otherwise you can’t recover soon.
2. keep down(कुचलना, दबा देना)
The police kept down vagabonds by keeping a strict watch over them.
3. keep in-(स्कूल खत्म होने के बाद भी रोक कर रखना)
Some teachers keep in the students who are irregular in their home-work.
4. keep up-(बनाए रखना)
The Government is trying hard to keep up the prices of sugar and wheat.
5. keep to(कहे अनुसार काम करना)
You must keep to your words like a gentleman.
6. keep out(सुरक्षित रखना)
Put on your woollen clothes, they will keep you out the cold.
7. keep off(दूर रखना)
Keep off! the train is coming.

LOOK(phrasal Verbs)
1. look after. देखभाल करना)
He left me to look after his garden in his absence.
2.look for(ढूंढना)
I have lost my keys, let me look for them.
3. look Into- (जांच करना)
An auditor is expected to look into the accounts thoroughly.
4. look out-(तलाश करना)
I am on the look out for an honest driver for my car.
5. look down upon-  हेय दृष्टि
He is so proud of his position that he looks down upon his subordinates.
6. look in-(अंदर झांकना)
I looked in at the window but could not see anyone.


RUN(phrasal Verbs)
1. run after(पीछा करना)
The boy ran after the scooter and hurt himself.
2. run away-( डर के भाग जाना)
The Pakistani soldiers threw down their arms and ran away.
13. run out(खराब हो जाना)
If the machine is worked and not oiled from time to time, it will soon run out.
4. run over(नीचे आ जाना)
The car ran over a dog and killed it.
5. run through(जल्दबाजी में पढ़ लेना)
On the examination night. I ran through the book in an hour.
6. run against-(टक्कर हो जाना)
The Titanic ran against a rock and sank down.


SEE(phrasal Verbs)
1. see about-(समझना)
He promised to see me about the matter.
2.see off(विदा करना)
I was seen off by many of my friends at the airport.

3. see over-(tour and examine a building or site.) समर्थन करना।
You must see over the house with your parents before you buy it.
4. see through (सहायता करना)
He promised to see me safely through come what may.


SET(phrasal Verbs)
1. set about (शुरू करना)
I must set about my packing for my long journey.
2. set aside-(रद्द करना, रखना)
Let us set aside our personal feelings in this matter.
3. set forth-(यात्रा आरंभ करना,शामिल होना)
Set forth this condition in the agreement we are going to enter into.
4. set in-(शुरु होना)
The rainly season sets in after summer.
5. set out-(प्रस्थान करना)
He set out on his journey with his friends
. 6. set up-(स्थापित करना)
A commission was set up for enquiring into the matter.


STAND(phrasal Verbs)
1. stand against-(विरोध करना)
Sohrab stood against Rustum in a duel.
2.stand aside-(कुछ भी नहीं करना)
He’s a man who never stands aside when there is something that needs doing
3. stand by-(इंतज़ार करना)
I promise to stand by whatever happens. Please stand by for our next programme.
4. stand for- (तारीफ करना)
She says she’s not going to stand for her own children disobeying her.


TAKE(phrasal Verbs)

1. take after-resemble a parent or ancestor.(हमशक्ल होना)
She takes after her mother
2. take away( छीन लेना)
The thieves took away all the jewellery from his house at the dead of night.
3. take down-(लिख लेना)
Students took down what the teacher wrote on the blackboard.
4. take up-(बहस करना)
Mahatma Gandhi took up the cause of Harijans very boldly.


TURN(phrasal verbs)
1. turn down.(मना करना)
Ravan asked Sita to marry him, but she turned down the proposal.
2 turn out (बूझा देना, बाहर निकाल देना)
Please turn out the lights before you go to bed. He turned the beggar out of the room.
3. turn up-(उपस्तिथ होना)
Hardly fifty per-cent students turned up due to heavy rain.
1. wait for—(इंतज़ार करना)
Who are you waiting for?
2 wait upon-( मुलाकात करना, मिलना)
. Our traveling agent will wait upon you next week.

Phrasal Verbs –


Walk out ( क्रोध में आ जाना, बाहर चले जाना)
The opposition walked out from the assembly at the time of voting.
2 walk away-(चलता बना)
The beggar walked away after receiving some food.
3. walk in (अंदर चले जाना)
The visitors were allowed to walk in.

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