What are Phrasal Verbs?

A phrasal verb is a verb plus a preposition or adverb which creates a meaning different from the original verb.

Here are some examples:

- Flash by

Move very fast

- Flash past

Move very fast

- Flash around

Show something to make sure people know about it

- Flash about

Show something to make sure people know about it

- Flash back

Suddenly remember

- Torque up

Excite, inflame

- Amp up

Increase the power, excite, arouse

- Win round

Persuade someone to support you

- Win round

Persuade someone to support you

- Win back

Win something again that you had lost

- Win over

Convince someone to support you

- Win out

Succeed after a difficult process

- Win through

Succeed after a struggle

- Win over

Get someone's support

- Button up

Close or fasten with buttons

- Button up

Conclude an agreement

- Blow through

Do or consume something very quickly

- Amount to

Be successful, achieve much- though used in a negative sense

- Amount to

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