break down : (bozulmak, arıza yapmak) Unfortunately, my car broke down on the motorway.
break into : (zorla, kapı pencere kırarak içeri girmek) Two robbers broke into my house last night.
break out : (patlak vermek, başlamak) The fire broke out before midnight last night.
bring up : (yetiştirmek) I want to bring up my children in Turkey.
call off : (iptal etmek) They called off the flights because of the fog.
carry on : (devam etmek) He carried on walking in spite of the heavy rain.
carry out : ((emir, görev vb.) yerine getirmek) The students carried out the experiment well.
come across : (rastlamak, şans eseri bulmak) I came across a photo of my grandma in the attick.
find out : (bulmak, öğrenmek) The police haven’t found out anything about the robbery yet.
get away : (kaçmak) Two prisoners got away last night.
get on (well) with: (iyi geçinmek) Sally gets on well with her roommate. I don’t get on with Kevin.
get off : (otobüs/ tren ’den inmek) She got off the bus at the last bus stop.
give up : (bırakmak) My father gave up smoking cigarette last year.
go on : (devam etmek; olmak) What’s going on here?
go off : (1- patlamak; 2- alarm, zil vb. çalmak; 3- gıda vb. bozulmak; 4- elektrik vb. gitmek) Unfortunately, a bomb went off in the city centre last week. Don’t drink this milk; it’s gone off. The lights went off while we were studying lesson last night.
go up : (fiyat, sıcaklık vb. artmak) Petrol prices will go up next year.
grow up : (yetişmek, büyümek) Sally was born in London but she grew up in Turkey.
keep off : (uzak durmak, uzak tutmak; kaçınmak) The children should keep off the grass.
keep up with : (ayak uydurmak, geri kalmamak) He is trying to keep up with the new technology.
look after : (= take care of – bakmak) My grandmother often looks after the children.
look for : (aramak) I am looking for the keys. I have lost them.
look forward to : (dört gözle beklemek) I can’t wait for the Alanya tour. I’m looking forward to it.
look out : (dikkat etmek) Look out! There’s a big dog coming.
make up :(1- bir hikaye, özür vb. uydurmak; 2- makyaj yapmak; 3- telafi etmek) . The students made up a story about why they were late, but the teacher didn’t believe them.
put on : (1- elbise vb. giymek, 2- takmak; 3- kilo almak) Don’t forget to put your hat on. It’s very cold.
put out : (söndürmek) The fire brigade put out the fire easily.
put off : (ertelemek) They put off the match until next week.
put up with : (tahammül etmek, tolerate) I can’t put up with that noise any longer!
run into : ( rastlamak; çarpmak) I ran into an old friend in town. A lorry ran into my car.
run out of : (bitirmek) We have run out of coffee. I need to go shopping.
set out : (yola çıkmak) They set out in the morning.
set up : (kurmak) I will set up my own business.
take after : (benzemek) Sally takes after her mum. Both are very tidy.
take off : (1- (elbise) çıkarmak; 2- (uçak) kalkmak) You should take off your shoes before entering the house. The plane takes off at 15.00 this afternoon.
take up : ((hobi vb.) başlamak) My father got retired and he took up fishing.
turn down : (1- (sesi) kısmak; 2- teklifi reddetmek) Turn the radio down please; it’s too loud. I will turn down her invitation as I don’t like her.
turn on : (= switch on- (alet vb.) açmak) He turned on the TV and started to watch it.
turn off : (= switch off- (kapamak) You aren’t watching TV. Then you should turn it off.
turn up : (gelmek, ortaya çıkmak) Surprisingly, my father turned up at the party last night.
wake up : (uyanmak) I usually wake up early in the mornings.