Phrasal Verbs – Exercises for Class 5

A phrasal verb is a verb followed by a preposition or an adverb and this combination creates a different meaning from the original verb alone.

We must not get in late for the event.

In the above sentence, the highlighted part is a phrasal verb. ‘Get in’ is a phrasal verb that means ‘to arrive at a place’ which is different from the verb ‘get’.


Q. Complete the following sentences using the phrasal verbs with ‘get’. Make changes to their forms as required.

  1. I was surprised how well my friend and my sister _____________.
  2. They _____________ from their vacation last week.
  3. Emma just _____________ the flu and now her sister has it.
  4. We worked so hard this year that we had to _____________ for two weeks.
  5. We will be late if you don’t let us _____________ the bus.
  6. Harry _____________ at 6 in the morning.


  1. got along.
  2. got back
  3. got over
  4. get away
  5. get on
  6. got up

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