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MCQ on Phrasal verbs


The secret information was ________ from me.

  • held away
  • held off
  • held back
  • held out
  • Correct Option: C  [ held back ]

    Remark: "held back": to refrain from revealing.

The minister assured the agitating employees that he would look into their demands sympathetically.

  • discuss
  • watch
  • grant
  • examine
  • Correct Option: D  [ examine ]

    Remark: "look into": examine, investigate, study.

The sick man _________ last night.

  • passed away
  • passed by
  • passed down
  • passed for
  • Correct Option: A  [ passed away ]

    Remark:

You are unable to _________ the meaning of this passage.

  • make off
  • make out
  • make over
  • make up
  • Correct Option: B  [ make out ]

    Remark: "make out": understand, comprehend (to find the meaning of)

The weary traveller ________ the door of a deserted house in a forest. (Phrasal verbs)

  • Knocked down
  • knocked off
  • knocked at
  • knocked out
  • Correct Option: C  [ knocked at ]

    Remark:

The prisoner who escaped from the prison is FREE.(Phrasal verbs)

  • at by
  • at large
  • at length
  • at hand
  • Correct Option: B  [ at large ]

    Remark: "at large": on the run (especially of a criminal or dangerous animal)

We should ____________ for a rainy day. (find appropriate Phrasal verb)

  • Put down
  • Put into
  • Put something by
  • Put things off
  • Correct Option: C  [ Put something by ]

    Remark: "Put something by": to preserve and store something.

Find appropriate Phrasal verb for " Be patient "

  • Hold out
  • Lay off
  • Hold on
  • Hand out
  • Correct Option: C  [ Hold on ]

    Remark: "hold on" means "be patient.
    e.g:"Please hold on for a second; I'll be right with you."

"Call up" means:

  • recollect
  • anticipate
  • befriend
  • invite
  • Correct Option: D  [ recollect ]

    Remark: "Call up": recall knowledge from memory (remember, retrieve).

We must always lookout for friends.

  • seeing
  • waiting
  • thinking
  • searching
  • Correct Option: D  [ searching ]

    Remark:

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