go / look / make / put / take
Short-answer quiz for the second series of the First Fifty Phrasal Verbs
 

1The dentist EXAMINED my teeth again last month.
The dentist .... my teeth again last month.

2I was so tired that I was EXPECTING my holiday WITH PLEASURE AND ANTICIPATION.
I was so tired that I was . . . my holiday.

3I have lost my English books. I must TRY TO FIND them.
I have lost my English books. I must ..... them.

4Here is the railway guide. Can you SEARCH FOR a fast train to Vienna?
Can you . . . a fast train to Vienna?

5When I was small, my sisters TOOK CARE OF me.
When I was small, my sisters ... me.

6When you travel to certain countries you have to ACCEPT a lower level of comfort.
When you travel to certain countries you have to . . . a lower level of comfort.

7We will unfortunately have to POSTPONE this test until next month.
We will unfortunately have to . . .this test until next month.

8When our teacher is too warm she just SWITCHES ON her electric fan.
When our teacher is too warm she just . . .her electric fan.

9The brave schoolboy was able to EXTINGUISH the fire before the firemen came.
The brave schoolboy was able to ...the fire before the firemen came

10We can easily OFFER YOU HOSPITALITY for the weekend.
We can easily . . . for the weekend.

11I would like you to INVESTIGATE every detail of this problem.
I would like you to . . .every detail of this problem.

12At the age of six I GOT INTERESTED IN sea-shell collecting.
At the age of six I . . . sea-shell collecting.

13The temperature of the planet is RISING steadily.
The temperature of the planet is . . .steadily.

14I'm afraid there isn't enough cake FOR EVERYBODY - you invited too many guests.
I'm afraid there isn't enough cake to . . . - you invited too many guests.

15CONTINUE trying to learn these verbs and you will succeed.
. . . trying to learn these verbs and you will succeed.

16In our school some girls do not PREPARE their faces any more.
In our school some girls do not . . .their faces any more.

17Sometimes when I am driving to school I can MANAGE TO SEE the Mont Blanc on the horizon.
Sometimes when I am driving to school I can . . . the Mont Blanc on the horizon.

18At the end of the film everyone MOVED TOWARDS the exit.
At the end of the film everyone. . . the exit.

19Students who don't do their homework need to be good at INVENTING a good story.
Students who don't do their homework need to be good at . . .a good story.

20There was some damage. We shall have to COMPENSATE it.
There was some damage. We shall have to . . . it.

21My brother has a California King size bed. It OCCUPIES half his bedroom.
It . . . half his bedroom.

22Recently, a rich investor ASSUMED CONTROL OF 'The Tribune'
Recently, a rich investor . . . ' The Tribune '

23I would like your English to be so good that you will BE IDENTIFIED AS English-speaking students.
I would like you to be . . . English-speaking students.

24You have a beautiful speaking voice. You should BEGIN acting.
You have a beautiful speaking voice. You should . . . acting.

25Whom do you RESEMBLE . your father or your mother?
Whom do you . . . - your father or your mother?