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From The Diary Of Anne Frank

Question 2:

Phrasal Verbs

Find the sentences in the lesson that have the phrasal verbs given below. Match them with their meanings.

(i)

plunge in

-

speak or write without focus

(ii)

kept back

-

stay indoors

(iii)

move up

-

make (them) remain quiet

(iv)

ramble on

-

have a good relationship with

(v)

get along with

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give an assignment (home work) to a person authority (the teacher)

(vi)

calm down

-

compensate

(vii)

stay in

-

go straight to the topic

(viii)

make up for

-

go to the next grade

(ix)

hand in

-

not promoted

Answer:

(i) plunge in − go straight to the topic

Since no one would understand a word of my stories to Kitty if I were to plunge right in, I’d better provide a brief sketch of my life, much as I dislike doing so.

(ii) kept back − not promoted

The reason, of course, is the forthcoming meeting in which the teachers decide who’ll move up to the next form and who’ll be kept back.

(iii) move up − go to the next grade

The reason, of course, is the forthcoming meeting in wh...

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