Phrasal Verbs - Group 12 - Exercise 1

Matching exercise

Match the items on the right to the items on the left.
1. The boss is looking for someone to __________ the job of opening a new store in Vancouver, and I think I may go for it.
2. She's really good at math so she __________ very quickly to any concepts introduced in class.
3. The noise of the construction next door __________ the sound of the music.
4. Just before we were supposed to go to Disneyland, my daughter __________ the flu so we had to cancel our plans.
5. My daughter had a basketball practice to go to, so she __________ her dinner and then ran out the door.
6. If something isn't done to support the Leaning Tower of Pisa, it will __________ one day.
7. I was nervous that my daughter wouldn't get along with her cousin when he came to spend the summer with us, but they really __________.
8. Apple originally only made computers before __________ and producing phones, music players and more.
9. When he found out some guy had punched his brother at school, he __________ him.
10. If this rainy weather doesn't __________ by the weekend, the picnic will have to be cancelled.
11. You'd better __________ from me; I have a bad cold and I don't want you to catch it.
12. We try to __________ a bit of money each month to use for our vacation in the summer.
13. I can't believe you __________ that entire cake all by yourself! That cake was big enough for three people.
14. Dinner is ready everyone. __________!
15. Our lunch at the Indian restaurant was a buffet where you could eat as much as you want, so my son and I really __________.