Phrasal Verbs

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Title
Healthy Phrasal Verbs
Target Structure
Phrasal Verbs
Level
Lower-Intermediate +
Time
30+ minutes
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Description
Health has been a big topic recently, and this worksheet looks at some vocabulary commonly used when talking about coughs and colds.

This worksheet looks at:
  • come down with
  • get over
  • pass out
  • shake off
  • go round
  • give up
The worksheet starts off with a gap fill, followed by a consolidation exercise. The picture caption quiz recycles the language and the students can finish with discussion questions that use the target language in a freer context.

This worksheet is written for pre-intermediate level students and above.

 


 

Title
All About 'Set'
Target Structure
Expressions using 'Set'
Level
Intermediate
Time
30+ minutes
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Description
This worksheet looks at six common expressions based around the word 'set'.

Language covered includes:
  • set foot in
  • set eyes on
  • set something up
  • set off

The lesson has an opening quiz, consolidation questions, a caption matching quiz and discussion questions.

It's a great way to help your students learn some fun, natural English!

 


 

Title
All about 'Turn'
Target Structure
Phrasal Verbs using 'Turn'
Level
Intermediate
Time
45 minutes
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Description
Boost your students' phrasal verb knowledge with this lesson teaching expressions using 'turn'.

The worksheet looks at:

* turn away (refuse entry)
* turn up (arrive)
* turn down (decline)
* turn in (go to bed)
* turn into (become)

Following the lead-in, there is a gap-fill quiz, follow-up exercises and discussion.

This worksheet is for intermediate level students.


 


 

Title
Halloween Phrasal Quiz
Target Structure
Spooky Phrasal Verbs
Level
Elementary to Lower-Intermediate
Time
20 minutes
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Description

Get into the Halloween spirit with our spooky Halloween Phrasal Quiz!

Your students need to match the phrasal verb on the bat-sheet with the correct caption.

The phrasal verbs covered are:

  • look up
  • hold on
  • look forward to
  • pass out
  • turn up
  • get up
  • throw away
  • come across

This worksheet is written for elementary to lower intermediate classes. It's a fun way to bring a bit of Halloween into your class - while still teaching some useful language!



 


 

Title
All About 'Speak'
Target Structure
Idioms / Phrasal Verbs
Level
Intermediate +
Time
40 minutes
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Description
This worksheet looks at some common expressions, all using 'speak'

There is an opening gap-fill quiz, followed by an exercise checking your students' understanding of the language.

This is followed by a picture caption quiz.

Language studied includes:

* speak highly of
* isn't anything to speak of
* speaking of (for a related topic)
* speak up
* speak for yourself!
* speak your mind

The lesson rounds off with a discussion on the language and themes raised in the lesson.



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