English Vocabulary Exercises - Phrasal Verbs (General 7) - Exercise 10-1

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. We need to _______________ about 15 minutes for the students to have a break and change classrooms.
2. He always _______________ in class and never knows what the homework is.
3. I don't feel like cooking. Why don't we _______________ tonight?
4. If he can't find a job in sales, he can always _______________ his administrative experience.
5. They have decided to _______________ the wedding because they are having some problems.
6. His mother _______________ after a lengthy illness.
7. The police are _______________ drunk driving and have set up road blocks on all the major streets on Friday nights.
8. We have a few details to _______________ before we sign the contract.
9. I don't understand why she got fired; she was an excellent salesperson. It just doesn't _______________.
10. Before you buy a new laptop, make sure you _______________ to get the best deal.
11. Sophie completely _______________ her student loan about six months after graduating.
12. We were supposed to meet James at 6:00 but he didn't _______________ until 6:30.
13. The road is _______________ because of construction.
14. Prices on electronics have certainly _______________ in the last few years. I bought a laptop for half the price it cost five years ago.
15. The meeting _______________ for hours; I thought it would never end.