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Which phrasal verb means to cancel an event?

Tim had to take on the Johnson account because his colleague is travelling out of town.
What does this mean?

Child: Mom, how big is outer space?
Mother: Let's _______________ to find the answer.

Who says cats and dogs have to be enemies? Fido and Muffin _____________ well with each other.

I need you to call your client right now to ______________ on this deal.

Can you please _____________ the instructions with me again? I didn't understand the first time.

Lee is my right hand. I _____________ him for everything.

This is a waste of time. How long is this meeting going to _______________?

This packaging design is not very appealing. Can we _______________ a bit?

When you "____________" to somebody, it means you talk about your personal life.

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51 Comments on “10 PHRASAL VERBS using the prepositions OFF, ON, OVER, UP”

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Omg,yes its believable.I am happy..:)

Thursday, November 7th 2019

Yeah, 100%!

Thursday, November 7th 2019

Hi. Nice video. Are there any common phrasal verbs with “UPON”?

Thursday, November 7th 2019

Hi, James
I’ve had so much fun learning with you. I appreciate the good examples you have explained to us. You’re the best teacher ever!
Thanks a lot.

Thursday, November 7th 2019

I’m getting on with Farizi after not seeing each other for two months.

Thursday, November 7th 2019

James, thanks for your time!
Would you speak louder, next time.
I listen the lessons in public transport it’s noisy.
It’s not your fault but it’s problem for me.

Friday, November 8th 2019

My my, you are the best, much obliged.

Friday, November 8th 2019

Also, remarkable results, we went from 360p videos to 4k!

Friday, November 8th 2019

thank you very much Mr.James

Friday, November 8th 2019

James, many thanks for the clear and reasonable explanation of how to apply the phrasal verbs and why English-speaking people use them. Got 10/10.

Friday, November 8th 2019

Oh, James I haven’t seen your videos for ages because I was totally busy and couldn’t call off any of my meetings. But finally I cought this one! Brilliant as usuall. Short ans sweet!!!

Friday, November 8th 2019

I just want say thanks

Friday, November 8th 2019

80%. Thank you James!

Saturday, November 9th 2019

Thanks James!

Saturday, November 9th 2019

I called my meeting with my friend on Saturday in the evening. Because than, I made decision are going to the theatre and I need to dress up. I get on with my co-worker Ana. I invited her to go together She asked me look up about the play and follow up her, but I did not do it.For us the performance was very boring and dray on, but we move on and suffered to the end.

Saturday, November 9th 2019

I got 100%

Sunday, November 10th 2019

Great!100%!! I understand everything the first time with my poor English)) Thanks James!

Sunday, November 10th 2019

    Hello im learning english as you in this wonderful site too and im looking for someone who’s interested to try a tandem with me, if it works it would be great, we can fit a meeting over zoom, i live in Germany and i want to improve my english. Because of quarentine i have more time to learn english but i want to start a tamdem with another english learners in order to improve speaking helping us each other. What do you mean???

    Monday, May 4th 2020

James is a such amazing teacher, he always dress up his lessons. Funny and clever!

Sunday, November 10th 2019

Thank you James!! Keep it up!

Monday, November 11th 2019

Thank you, teacher…!!

Monday, November 11th 2019

90% and wrong at number 9. your audio is not clearly, sometime is big sometime is small, so must to focus everytime listen it. if you don’t mind please drag your micro close up to your mouth. thank you

Wednesday, November 13th 2019

Thank you for your suppot

Saturday, November 16th 2019

I’ve already learned a lot of phrase preposition. But I still appreciate you for helping me go over it again. It’s helpful!

Sunday, November 17th 2019

70% little bit sad

Monday, November 18th 2019

Hi Mr James,thanks a lot.
I am learning faster and better with you.

Wednesday, November 27th 2019

90% Thank you😍😍

Sunday, December 15th 2019

Good lesson Mr. James. Thank you

Monday, December 16th 2019

Many thanks for your support

Thursday, December 19th 2019

Somebody wants to practice?

Thursday, December 26th 2019


    Saturday, December 28th 2019

Thank you James.very useful

Tuesday, December 31st 2019

Negotiations have dragged on longer than expected.
We have to call off/put off the next meeting.
Yes, our deal depends on stock prices in heavy trading, could you follow it up?
Yes, I take it on.
We should go over our project again and dress it up a little bit.

Thursday, January 2nd 2020

Yeah 100%
Thank you very much for the lesson James.

Thursday, January 9th 2020

Edd;” Hey Molly, I have a query, Are you and Tomas get on?.”
Molly; “What Tom is coming?! there’s no way that I’m going to go tomorrow, Sorry I’m calling off.”
Edd; “Oh come on! think it over!.”
Molly;” well, it depends on if James comes or not”.
EDD; “James is taking on a night shift in the hospital”.
Molly;” listen I’ll open up with you mate, we had a massive fight and didn’t move on up to now”.
Edd; “I see, we can fix it”.
Molly; “I’ll think it over and follow up with you later”.

Thursday, January 16th 2020

Hi James
This is the best way to teach phrasal verbs.
Congratulations because this lesson is very clear and nice

Tuesday, January 21st 2020

couldn’t watch the videos,,,,sad

Thursday, January 23rd 2020

Hi james, Rodrigo from Cali-Colombia, I was wondering if you have some video about preposition ” along” , I was looking for it, but I couldn´t found it out

Saturday, January 25th 2020

70%! Thank you very much James!!!

Monday, January 27th 2020

Hey, scientific American is not sci-fi !

Monday, February 10th 2020

100% thanks james

Wednesday, February 26th 2020

awesome class

Monday, March 30th 2020

Tks in advanced> Very useful lesson!

Friday, April 3rd 2020

I have to apologise to you Mr James, I have been busy through out last week so I have to Call Off my lesson even though I supposed to be done with my English by now but its keep Dragging On and I promised to Take On the lesson that I missed to Dress up my English speaking/writing.

Friday, April 10th 2020

Thank you so much, Mr. James.

Monday, April 20th 2020

Dear Mr James, could you support me please by marking and assessing my text (homework)?

Conversation containing at least four phrasal verbs :)

E: a couple of days ago, i met a beutiful russian girl and fell in love with her
We’ve fixed a date for yesterday but I had to call it off, because i got corona virus.
My brother called a doctor for me?

A friend of me: How are you feeling?

E: I’m fine, but I don’t know what might tomorrow happen,
It depends on, such a mix love and corona could be more dangerous, means my
doctor. He is looking it up and will go over
other similar cases, before he follows me up again to give
me more information about whether i should stay home or i should go to the hospital.

Sunday, May 3rd 2020

Thank you, teacher

Friday, June 12th 2020

hi, I got 90%, you are an excellent teacher.

Friday, June 12th 2020

Why this video are unavailable?
Not only this video a lot of them!

Monday, June 22nd 2020

I got it

Monday, June 29th 2020

He is an excellent teacher .

Sunday, July 5th 2020

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