English Vocabulary Exercises - Phrasal Verbs (School & Work) - Exercise 2-2

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. You have to keep a balance between work and relaxation because it’s really bad for your health if you _______________.
2. I _______________ this morning and missed my bus.
3. My computer crashed and I lost my essay, so I had to _______________.
4. The little boy wasn't a very good hockey player, but he never _______________.
5. They always _______________ in their grammar class and annoy the teacher.
6. The president has failed to _______________ his promise to reduce taxes.
7. I set the alarm clock to _______________ at 7:00 because I need to leave the house by 7:30.
8. I don't like that guy, but I have to _______________ him at work.
9. You will _______________ in your class if you don't work a little harder.
10. He was off school for a while and is finding it difficult to _______________ with the others.
11. My teacher always _______________ a lot of homework for the weekend.
12. Whenever his boss is out of town, he really _______________ at work and doesn't get anything done.
13. His teacher got really fed up with him, because he never _______________ his homework on time.
14. I've been _______________ talking to my boss about my problems with my co-worker but I can't wait anymore.
15. Many people working in the tourism industry in Victoria get _______________ at the end of summer when all the tourists have left town.