Aprender PHRASAL VERBS – LETRAS A & B

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Como sabemos, verbos frasais são importantíssimos numa conversa entre duas pessoas que falam inglês. É praticamente impossível ter mais do que 5 minutos de inglês com alguém sem usar ao mesmo 5 phrasal verbs. Se você quer mesmo aprender inglês, é bom se familiarizar com tais verbos, suas definições e uso.

Começamos nossa lista de phrasal verbs, desenvolvida com a ajuda de muitos tutores do Cambly, com as letras A & B.

Phrasal Verbs com a Letra A:

PHRASAL VERBSDEFINITIONEXAMPLE
TO ACT UPto fail to function properly I think I need to take my car to the mechanic because it’s acting up again.
TO ADD * UP +to calculate a sum I added up the receipts and it totaled $239,00.
TO ADD UP TO +equal an amountThe total expenses added up to $449,00.
TO ADD UPto make senseHis story doesn’t add up. I think he is lying.
TO ASK * OUT +to invite on a dateI can’t believe Mark finally asked me out on a date.
TO ASK * OVER +to invite to someone’s homeWhy don’t you ask your mother over for dinner?

Phrasal Verbs com a letra B:

 TO BACK DOWN to stop defending your opinion on a debateJohn never backs down. He always wins arguments.
TO BACK OUT OF  not to keep (a promise, deal, agreement)My mom backed out at the last minute. 
TO BACK OUT OF +not to keep (a promise, deal, agreement)My mom backed out the agreement at the last minute.
TO BACK * UP +to give supportI need good examples to back up my opinion.
TO BACK UPto move backwards, reverseCould you back up a little so I can open this window?
TO BAWL * OUTto criticizeIrene bawled him out for arriving late.
TO BEAR DOWN ON +to biteI had to bear down on the leather strap while the doctor removed a bullet from the soldier’s arm.
TO BEAR DOWN ON +to take extreme measures againstBrazil is bearing down on drugs.
TO BEAR ON +to have to do withThis information may bear on this case.
TO BEAR UPto withstandI never thought he would bear up so easily with this situation.
TO BEAR UP UNDER +to withstandHow can you bear up under such extreme pressure?
TO BEAR UP WITH + to be patientPlease, bear with me!
TO BLOW IN to visit unexpectedly (inf.)My friend blew in unexpectedly with his entire family.
TO BLOW OVERto fade away without strong consequencesAll negative publicity will blow over in a couple of days.
TO BLOW * UP +to destroy using explosivesThe thieves blew the bridge up.
TO BLOW UPto explodeThe bomb blew up before she left the bank.
TO BOW UPto become very angry, suddenlyWhen I heard the news, I blew up and called Sally.
 TO BREAK * DOWN +to analyze in detailI need to break this problem down.
TO BREAK DOWNto stop working properlyMy car broke down this morning.
TO BREAK DOWNto become mentally illShe broke down after her son died.
TO BREAK * IN +to wear something new until it becomes comfortable I need to break these shoes in before the party.
TO BREAK IN to interruptI was talking to Sally when my mother broke in to give her opinion.
TO BREAK INto force entry to a buildingThe burglar broke in the store.
TO BREAK IN ON +to interrupt (a conversation)My mom broke in on our conversation and told me to go to bed.
TO BREAK INTO +to force entry to a building The burglar broke into the new store.
TO BREAK INTO +to interrupt (a conversation)My mom broke into our conversation and told me to go to bed.
TO BREAK + OFF +to end somethingMary broke her engagement to Bob off.
TO BREAK OUTto suddenly startThe protests broke out in response to the military coup.
TO BREAK OUT +to use something extravagant for celebrationThey broke out the champagne to celebrate my promotion.
TO BREAK OUT OF +to escapeThe thief broke out of prison.
TO BREAK * UP +to break into piecesI broke the crackers up into pieces and put it in a soup.
TO BREAK * UP +to disperse (a crowd), to stop a fightThe police broke the presentation up before it got out of control.
TO BREAK UP to end a relationshipTheo and Sally broke up again.
TO BRING * ABOUT +to cause to happenDemocracy brought about great change in Brazil
TO BRING * OFF +to accomplishTed finally got his English degree. I can’t believe he brought that off.
TO BRING * ON +to cause somethingI can’t believe she got so angry. What brought that on?
TO BRING * OUT +to make something more evidentThis new shirt brings out the color of your eyes.
TO BRING * TO to revive consciousnessThey used smelling salts to bring her to after she fainted.
TO BRING * UP +to mentionI didn’t want to bring up the fact that she was unemployed.
TO BRING * UP +to raise (a child)It is how I was brought up.
TO BRUSH * OFF +to ignore something or someone (inf.)Mariah brushed her father off at the party.
TO BURN * DOWN +to destroy by setting fire to itThe kids burned the house down by accident.
TO BURN DOWNto burn completely (building)Two buildings burnt down in the fire.
TO BURN UPto be hotI burning up in here. Please, open the door.
TO BURN UPto  consume by fireThe papers were burned up by the fire
TO BURN * UP +to destroy by fireMy boss burnt up the files.
TO BUY * OUT +to buy the shares of a companyMassels was bought out by a chinese company.
TO BUY * UP +to purchase the entire supply of somethingMy father bought up all the beer.

Muito em breve, te apresentaremos outros phrasal verbs essenciais para quem deseja aprender inglês online. Aguarde!

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