give up: vazgeçmek, bırakmak (alışkanlık vs.) → My father used to smoke cigarettes but he gave up ten years ago.
get up: kalkmak → I like getting up early because I feel better in the morning.
break down: bozulmak → Our car broke down at the side of the highway in the snowstorm.
break in: zorla girmek (hırsızlık amacıyla) → Somebody broke in last night and stole our stereo.
break up: ilişkiyi kesmek → My boyfriend and I broke up before I moved to America.
break out: patlak vermek → What caused World War II to break out in 1939?
bring someone up: çocuk yetiştirmek → My grandparents brought me up after my parents died.
call something off: iptal etmek → Jason called the wedding off because he wasn’t in love with his fiancé.
calm down: sakinleşmek → You are still mad. You need to calm down before you drive the car.
not care for someone/something: hoşlanmamak (formal) → I don’t care for his behaviour.
catch up: yetişmek → You’ll have to run faster than that if you want to catch up with Marty.
check someone/something out: kontrol etmek → The company checks out all new employees.
come across something: rastlamak, karşılaşmak → I came across these old photos when I was tidying the closet.
come forward: ortaya çıkmak → The woman came forward with her husband’s finger prints.
count on someone/something: güvenmek → I am counting on you to make dinner while I am out.
cross something out: karalamak → Please cross out your old address and write your new one.
cut in: sözünü kesmek, araya girmek → Your father cut in while I was dancing with your uncle.
dress up: giyinip süslenmek → It’s a fancy restaurant so we have to dress up.
drop back: geride kalmak → Andrea dropped back to third place when she fell off her bike.
drop in/by/over: uğramak → I might drop in/by/over for tea some time this week.
drop someone/something off: arabayla bırakmak → I have to drop my sister off at work before I come over.
drop out: okulu bırakmak → I dropped out of Science because it was too difficult.
fall apart: parçalanmak → My new dress fell apart in the washing machine.
fall down: aşağı düşmek → The picture that you hung up last night fell down this morning.
figure something out: anlamak → I need to figure out how to fit the piano and the bookshelf in this room.
find out: keşfetmek → We don’t know where he lives. How can we find out?
get along: geçinmek → I was surprised how well my new girlfriend and my sister got along.
get away: tatile çıkmak → We worked so hard this year that we had to get away for a week.
get back: geri dönmek → We got back from our vacation last week.
get on someting: binmek → We’re going to freeze out here if you don’t let us get on the bus.
get over something: iyileşmek, atlatmak → I just got over the flu and now my sister has it.
get together: buluşmak → Let’s get together for a BBQ this weekend.
give someone away: ele vermek, sırlarını ifşa etmek → My little sister gave the surprise party away by accident.
give in: teslim olmak, kabullenmek → My boyfriend didn’t want to go to the ballet, but he finally gave in.
give something out: dağıtmak (genelde bedava bir şeyi) → They were giving out free perfume samples at the department store.
go out: dışarı çıkmak → We’re going out for dinner tonight.
grow up: yetişmek, büyümek → When Jack grows up he wants to be a fireman.
hand something in: teslim etmek → I have to hand in my essay by Friday.
hang on: beklemek (informal) → Hang on while I grab my coat and shoes!
hang out: takılmak (informal) → Instead of going to the party we are just going to hang out at my place.
hang up: telefonu kapatmak → He didn’t say goodbye before he hung up.
hold someone/something back: durdurmak → I had to hold my dog back.
hold on: beklemek → Please hold on while I transfer you to the Sales Department.
hold someone/something up: soymak → A man in a black mask held the bank up this morning.
keep on doing something: devam etmek → Keep on stirring until the liquid comes to a boil.
keep someone/something out: uzak durmak, içeri sokmamak → Try to keep the wet dog out of the living room.
keep something up: devam ettirmek → If you keep those results up you will get into a great college.
knock out: yere sermek, devirmek → He hit me and nearly knocked me out.
let someone down: hayal kırıklığına uğratmak → I need you to be on time. Don’t let me down this time.
look after someone/something: birine veya bir şeye bakmak, ilgilenmek → I have to look after my sick grandmother.
look for someone/something: aramak → I’m looking for a red dress for the wedding.
look forward to something: dört gözle beklemek → I’m looking forward to the Christmas break.
make something up: hikaye uydurmak, bahane bulmak → Josie made up a story about about why we were late.
make up: barışmak → We were angry last night, but we made up at breakfast.
make someone up: makyaj yapmak → My sisters made me up for my graduation party.
pass away: ölmek → His uncle passed away last night after a long illness.
pass out: bayılmak → It was so hot in the church that an elderly lady passed out.
pay someone back: borcunu ödemek → Thanks for buying my ticket. I’ll pay you back on Friday.
pay for something: bedelini ödemek → That bully will pay for being mean to my little brother.
pick something out: seçmek → I picked out three sweaters for you to try on.
point someone/something out: işaret etmek → I’ll point my boyfriend out when he runs by.
pull over: kenara çekmek → Let’s pull over and have a look at the map.
put aside: askıya almak → Laura put aside her concerns and got on with the job.
put something off: ertelemek → We are putting off our trip until January because of the hurricane.
put something out: söndürmek → The neighbours put the fire out before the firemen arrived.
put up with someone/something: tahammül etmek → I don’t think I can put up with three small children in the car.
put something on: giyinmek → Don’t forget to put on your new earrings for the party.
run into someone/something: rastlamak → I ran into an old school-friend at the mall.
run over someone/something: ezmek → I accidentally ran over your bicycle in the driveway.
run away: kaçmak → The child ran away from home and has been missing for three days.
run out: bitmek → We ran out of shampoo so I had to wash my hair with soap.
set something up: düzenlemek → Our boss set a meeting up with the president of the company.
set someone up: tuzak kurmak → The police set up the car thief by using a hidden camera.
sleep over: yatıya kalmak (informal) → You should sleep over tonight if the weather is too bad to drive home.
sort something out: problemi çözmek, halletmek → We need to sort the bills out before the first of the month.
stay up: ayakta kalmak, yatmamak → Josh could stay up all night without getting tired.
take after someone: birine çekmek, benzemek → I take after my mother. We are both impatient.
take off: havalanmak → My plane takes off in five minutes.
take over : kontrolü ele almak → IBM is taking over the smaller company.
tear something up: parçalamak → I tore up my ex-boyfriend’s letters and gave them back to him.
turn something down: reddetmek → I turned the job down because I don’t want to move.
try something on: denemek → I’m going to try these jeans on, but I don’t think they will fit.
wake up: uyanmak → We have to wake up early for work on Monday.
warm someone/something up: ısıtmak → You can warm your feet up in front of the fireplace.
wear off : solmak → Most of my make-up wore off before I got to the party.
work out: alıştırma yapmak → I work out at the gym three times a week.