What is a phrasal verb?
A phrasal verb is a verb followed by a preposition or an adverb; the combination creates a meaning different from the original verb alone.
- Today’s verb: Look
- Today’s phrasal verbs: Look down on, look up, look up to, look through, look into
Phrasal Verbs Made Easy PDF Capsule 8
Look down on
Hindi translation: नाचीज समझना
Meaning: To consider someone or something as not important.
Memory Tip: Poor people are included in the lowest
Use in Sentence: Mr. Darcy looked down on Miss. Elizabeth
Hindi translation: नज़र फेंकना
Memory Tip: Look up when things become better or safe.
Use in Sentence: I looked up for his contact number in
Look up to
Hindi translation: आदर करना
Meaning: To admire and respect someone.
Memory Tip: Bacche badon ki or dekhte hain kyun
Use in Sentence: All the students look up to the new teacher.
Hindi translation: तेजी से पढ़ना
Meaning: To read something quickly, especially to find the
Memory Tip: Remember Mr. Chiti scanning books
Use in Sentence: He looked through the diaries to find a hint.
Hindi translation: जांच पड़ताल करना
Meaning: To investigate, to acquire facts especially
Memory Tip: Policemen look inside (into) the car
Use in Sentence: He assured me that he would look into
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