Lesson 220: Fish For | English Phrasal Verb

June 21, 2017

 

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Phrasal Verbs Lesson: Fish For

Alternative Meaning: To ask or look for information

Example 1:

  • When I spoke to the insurance company I could tell they were fishing for more information.
  • When I spoke to the insurance company I could tell they were trying to get more information.

Example 2:

  • My mom knew the story was not true, so she started fishing for the truth with her questions.
  • My mom knew the story was not true, so she started trying to get the truth with her questions.

 

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