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English Phrasal Verbs (260): Mess Up, Drag Up | English Phrasal Verbs with Meaning

English Phrasal Verbs (260): Mess Up, Drag Up | English Phrasal Verbs with Meaning

July 7, 2020

Let's learn English phrasal verbs with meaning in this podcasts lesson! In this episode, you will learn what drag up and mess up means, which are used to describe a kitchen accident in the everyday English audio clip.

 

Learning English Phrasal Verbs with Meaning from Real Conversations

As you heard, this audio sample that we used to create this audio lesson is full of phrasal verbs that we used naturally while we described various situations and stories. If you would like to get access to the full conversation lesson, all you need to do is create an account as a Free Member to get the full conversation and transcription.

If you learning phrasal verbs as you hear them being used in context is much easier than memorizing a list of phrasal verbs with several different meanings. With more than 60 full conversations on our website (15+ hours of audio), you can quickly learn the most common vocabulary, phrasal verbs, and expressions that native speakers use in everyday communication.

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259. Phrasal Verbs: Show Up & Check Over in a Real English Conversation

259. Phrasal Verbs: Show Up & Check Over in a Real English Conversation

June 2, 2020

Learn with this English story that uses two common phrasal verbs: Show Up, Check Over. The audio is going to help you make learning these phrasal verbs very easy!

  • Show Up: To arrive somewhere
  • Check Over: Checking someone over or checking something over

 

English Phrasal Verbs

Phrasal verbs that are easy to remember and frequently used help you to learn them quickly! Each of our phrasal verb lessons focuses on phrasal verbs that native speakers use in daily English and you will see frequently. Learning phrasal verbs in context (using stories) is another tip to help you learn phrasal verbs faster and to be able to use them in the perfect moment, making them easy English phrasal verbs!

The audio sample that we have used to create this lesson is from the conversation lesson about doctor visits where we shared some stories and experiences that we remember from going to the doctor.

To get the most benefit from this lesson, we recommend using the transcription from this podcast audio to help you dig deeper into the meaning, examples, and vocabulary that we used.

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258. Hang Out, Goof Around, Play Around | Learn English Phrasal Verbs

258. Hang Out, Goof Around, Play Around | Learn English Phrasal Verbs

May 5, 2020

Learn three English phrasal verbs in this audio lesson: Hang Out, Goof Around and Play Around

  • Hang Out: To spend time with other people or in certain places.
  • Goof Around: When somebody is trying to be funny or making a joke
  • Play Around: When you're moving an object with your hands

 

English Phrasal Verbs

Phrasal verbs that are easy to remember and frequently used help you to learn them quickly! Each of our phrasal verb lessons focuses on phrasal verbs that native speakers use in daily English and you will see frequently. Learning phrasal verbs in context (using stories) is another tip to help you learn phrasal verbs faster and to be able to use them in the perfect moment, making them easy English phrasal verbs!

The audio sample that we have used to create this lesson is from the conversation lesson about doctor visits where we shared some stories and experiences that we remember from going to the doctor.

To get the most benefit from this lesson, we recommend using the transcription from this podcast audio to help you dig deeper into the meaning, examples, and vocabulary that we used.

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257. Carry On, Wander Around | Learn with English Stories

257. Carry On, Wander Around | Learn with English Stories

April 6, 2020

Learn with this English story that uses two very common phrasal verbs: Carry On and Wander Around. The audio is going to help you make learning these phrasal verbs very easy!

  • Phrasal Verb: Carry On - to continue somewhere, usually after stopping on a trip
  • Phrasal Verb: Wander Around - to walk, drive or travel around an area without a specific destination

 

Learn Everyday English with Stories

When you understand what is happening in a particular situation, your brain will automatically connect the meaning the the new vocabulary (or a phrasal verb in this case).  Hearing phrasal verbs being used in authentic communication are easier to learn and remember. The audio used to create this lesson is based on an English story we told from one of our scaries moments ever (English conversation episode).

To get the most benefit from this lesson, we recommend using the transcription from this podcast audio to help you dig deeper into the meaning, examples and vocabulary that we used.

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256. Pick Up On, Hang On | Easy English Phrasal Verbs

256. Pick Up On, Hang On | Easy English Phrasal Verbs

March 2, 2020

Learn two easy English phrasal verbs in this audio lesson: Pick up on and Hang on

  • Pick Up On: To notice something subtle, like a hidden message or feeling.
  • Hang On: To physically grab an object

 

Easy English Phrasal Verbs

Phrasal verbs that are easy to remember and frequently used help you to learn them quickly! Each of our phrasal verb lessons focuses on phrasal verbs that native speakers use in daily English and you will see frequently. Learning phrasal verbs in context (using stories) is another tip to help you learn phrasal verbs faster and to be able to use them in the perfect moment, making them easy English phrasal verbs!

To get the most benefit from this lesson, we recommend using the transcription from this podcast audio to help you dig deeper into the meaning, examples and vocabulary that we used.

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255. Sit Around, Come Up With | Learn Everyday English Phrasal Verbs

255. Sit Around, Come Up With | Learn Everyday English Phrasal Verbs

February 3, 2020

Hear and learn 2 everyday English phrasal verbs that are used ALL THE TIME:

Phrasal Verb 1: Sit Around - to spend time in a place relaxing or having very little to do

  • This weekend my girlfriend and I just sat around and watched movies.
  • Why are you sitting around all the time? Don't you ever want to do anything?

Phrasal Verb 2: Come Up With - to think of an idea or solution

  • John came up with an excellent idea in the company meeting.
  • I can't come up with anything... We will have to do some more research to find a solution.

 

Everyday English Includes Phrasal Verbs

Sound more natural when you communicate in Engish by using phrasal verbs that are used in everyday English speaking. Each phrasal verb lesson is based on an English conversation recorded by native speakers. By using the conversation, you can easily learn the phrasal verb's meaning in context and think of other situations where it might be used.

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254. Walk Over, Get Back, Come Around | Phrasal Verb Podcast

254. Walk Over, Get Back, Come Around | Phrasal Verb Podcast

December 2, 2019

In this English podcast lesson, you are going to learn another 5 phrasal verbs. In episode #253, you heard part 1 of the audio where Amy was driving up a long driveway to drop off a delivery order to a customer. In this lesson, you will hear how the story finishes and why this is one of her favorite stories from this job.

The phrasal verbs you will hear in this lesson are:

  • Walk over - to approach someone or something
  • Get back - to return
  • Come around - to walk/drive around an object
  • Leave open - anything that can open or close remains 'open'
  • Put (something) up - to lift to a higher location

 

Using Real Conversations to Learn Phrasal Verbs

When you understand what is happening in a particular situation, your brain will automatically connect the meaning the the new vocabulary (or a phrasal verb in this case).  Hearing phrasal verbs being used in authentic communication are easier to learn and remember.

The audio sample that we used to create this lessons is from the conversation lesson about owning a delivery service where we shared some stories and experiences that we remember from the days of running the business and delivering to different customers.

To get the most benefit from this lesson, we recommend using the transcription from this podcast audio to help you dig deeper into the meaning, examples and vocabulary that we used.

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253. Come Up, Get Up & 3 Others | Phrasal Verb Story

253. Come Up, Get Up & 3 Others | Phrasal Verb Story

November 4, 2019

In this English Phrasal Verb Podcast lesson, you will be learning 6 new phrasal verbs: come up, come out, get up (to), walk around, go on, and look up!

We will be using an audio clip from one of our Real Conversations Lessons about owning a delivery service. In particular, this audio clip describes what happened during a delivery order that Amy was dropping off to a client in a rural area late at night.

The phrasal verbs and the meanings are here for your reference:

  • Come up - driving, walk or move toward something
  • Come out - leaving a place to go to another the place outside of where you were previously
  • Get up (to) - to arrive (to a place)
  • Walk around - go around an object
  • Go on - happen / something that is happening
  • Look up - to move your head and eyes to look in an upward direction

 

Stories Make Learning Phrasal Verbs Easier!

The audio sample that we used to create this audio lessons is from the conversation lesson about owing a delivery service. It is full of common phrasal verbs that are being used naturally in context.

Learning phrasal verbs with stories are easier to learn and remember. When you understand what is happening in a particular situation, your brain will automatically connect the meaning the the new vocabulary (or a phrasal verb in this case).

You can get access to the full transcription and audio for our most recent Phrasal Verb Podcast (and a ton of other lessons) by creating your Free Member account on our website. You will also get access to 20 phrasal verb lessons (and 2 full stories), speaking fluency lessons and tips to improve your communication in real life situations.

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Take Away, Go In, Walk Over | Learn Phrasal Verbs!

Take Away, Go In, Walk Over | Learn Phrasal Verbs!

June 4, 2019

phrasal verb lessons: take away, go in, walk overIn this podcast lesson,are going to learn another 3 phrasal verbs from a short audio clip of a Real English Conversation about driving.

In this audio clip, you will hear us talking about what happened to Amy when she tried to pay her speeding ticket and the advice that she received from the lady behind the counter to avoid losing her license.

The phrasal verbs you will hear in this lesson are:

  • Take away - to take (something) from someone
  • Go In - to go inside an building or area for a purpose
  • Walk Over - to walk to another area

 

Why Should You Learn Phrasal Verbs from Real Conversations?

Learning phrasal verbs that are being used in authentic communication are easier to learn and remember. When you understand what is happening in a particular situation, your brain will automatically connect the meaning the the new vocabulary (or a phrasal verb in this case).

The audio sample that we used to create this audio lessons is from the conversation lesson about driving and getting a driver's license. It is packed full of phrasal verbs and cool expressions that we used while we described our experiences driving in Canda.

If you want to check out this conversation lesson and see all the other phrasal verbs that are in regular conversations, all you need to do is create an account as a Free Member to get the full conversation and transcription.

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Pull Over, Go Over & Get Rid Of | Learn English Phrasal Verb

Pull Over, Go Over & Get Rid Of | Learn English Phrasal Verb

May 25, 2019

phrasal verb lesson: pull over, go over, get rid of

In this podcast lesson, you will learn the meaning of 3 phrasal verbs that you'll hear in an audio clip from the Real English Conversation Lesson about driving.

In the audio clip, Amy and Curtis are discussing why you might be stopped by the police while you are driving. Also, how Amy's first speeding ticket helped her to finally get her regulars driver's license without any restrictions.

The phrasal verbs you will hear in this lesson are:

  • Pull Over - to move to the side of the road
  • Go Over - to exceed (something - like a speed limit)
  • Get Rid Of

 

Examples:

  • I had to pull over to take a break from driving.
  • You were going way over the speed limit!
  • She needs to get rid of the junk in the closet.

 

 

Learning Phrasal Verbs from Real Conversations

The audio sample that we used to create this audio lessons is full of phrasal verbs that we used naturally while we described various situations and stories. To get access to the full conversation lesson, all you need to do is create an account as a Free Member to get the full conversation and transcription.

Learning phrasal verbs as you hear them being used in context is much easier than memorizing a list of phrasal verbs with several different meanings. With more than 40 full conversations on our website (12+ hours of audio), you can quickly learn the most common vocabulary, phrasal verbs and expressions that native speakers use in everyday communication.

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