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Phrasal Verbs: English: Health related verbs

Health Phrasal Verbs  ๐Ÿ’‰๐Ÿ’‰๐Ÿ’‰๐Ÿ’‰๐Ÿ’‰๐Ÿ’‰๐Ÿ’‰๐Ÿ’‰๐Ÿ’‰ ๐Ÿ’ŠPass away Meaning: Die Example: His mother passed away last year. ๐Ÿ’ŠRun over Meaning: Hit by a vehicle Example: Two children were run over and killed. ๐Ÿ’ŠBreak out Meaning: Develop skin sores or irritation Example: The measles caused me to break out in a rash. ๐Ÿ’ŠFight off Meaning: Resist an illness Example: I’m trying to fight off a cold. ๐Ÿ’ŠCome to Meaning: Become conscious Example: When he came to, he was lying on the floor with his hands tied behind his back. ๐Ÿ’ŠPass out Meaning: Faint, lose consciousness Example: People everywhere were passing out from the heat. ๐Ÿ’ŠGet over Meaning: Recover from something Example: It’s taken me ages to get over the flu. ๐Ÿ’ŠCome down with Meaning: Become sick (not seriously) Example: I think I’m coming down with the flu. ๐Ÿ’ŠThrow up Meaning: Be sick, vomit Example: The baby’s thrown up her dinner. ๐Ÿ’ŠCome round Meaning: Become conscious Example: Your mother hasn’t yet come round from the anesthetic. ๐Ÿ’ŠWork out Mea

List of phrasal verbs: FALL: English grammar

List of phrasal verbs: FALL ============================= ๐ŸŽFall about Meaning: Laugh so much that one’s entire body moves somewhat uncontrollably Example: Every time he performed the trick people would fall about laughing. ๐ŸŽFall apart Meaning: Disintegrate Example: My old briefcase is falling apart. I’ll have to buy a new one. ๐ŸŽFall apart Meaning: Be emotionally in crisis Example: As a result of being addicted to heroin, she was falling apart. ๐ŸŽFall away Meaning: Cease to support a person or cause Example: After the divorce, all his friends fell away one by one. ๐ŸŽFall behind Meaning: Be late (for a regular event) Example: You’re falling behind with the rent. ๐ŸŽFall behind Meaning: Be progressively below average in performance Example: It’s not like John to fall behind in maths. ๐ŸŽFall down Meaning: Fall to the ground, to collapse Example: The beams supporting the roof had rotted, causing the entire house to fall down. ๐ŸŽFall down Meaning: Fail Example: That is where your reasoning