A phrasal verb is a group of words that functions as a verb and is made up of a verb plus a preposition or an adverb (or both). It creates a meaning different from the original verb. There are a lot of phrasal verbs in English! Check out this American English at State graphic to learn six phrasal verbs that all use the verb "come." Can you "come up with" sentences that use these phrasal verbs?
It's time to put aside some time for learning phrasal verbs! In English, some phrasal verbs, such as "put aside," have more than one meaning. Check out this American English at State graphic to learn the multiple meanings of "put aside" and other phrasal verbs with the verb "put." What other phrasal verbs with "put" do you know? #AmericanEnglish
Choosing among the words "during," "while," and "for" can sometimes be confusing. Check out this American English at State graphic to learn how to correctly use each of these three words. What other pair or set of words are sometimes confusing to you? Tell us here on Facebook! #AmericanEnglish