Phrasal verbs with multiple meanings


Phrasal verbs can be confusing because often there's more than one meaning. Examples:

GIVE AWAY
1. Reveal a secret.
It was supposed to be a surprise party but I gave it away by leaving the guest list on the kitchen table.
2. Give something for free.
Justina gave away her old furniture to her sister.

BRING UP
1. Raise a child.
Serhii was born in Belarus but brought up in Russia.
2. Start a topic of conversation.
Alicia brought up the subject of marriage again but Giang didn't want to talk about it.

PHRASAL VERBS WITH MULTIPLE MEANINGS QUIZ

ANSWER:

Eugene didn't need her old clothes any longer, so she gave them away to the charity shop. ( give away)

a) reveal a secret

b) give something for free (correct)


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Joanna Kawrow 25-05-2017




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