Unit_66_News.txt

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JuliaKA
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299425
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Unit_66_News.txt
Updated:
2015-03-29 13:05:49
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English phrasal verbs
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Description:
Phrasal Verbs in Use Unit 66 (News)
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  1. suddenly happen and become serious (negative: violence, anger or an argument)
    flare up
  2. explode
    go off
  3. cause people in power to lose their position
    bring down
  4. suddenly happen (about sth dangerous: a war, fire or desease)
    break out
  5. noun for sth bad that suddenly happened
    outbreak
  6. an important discovery or success that enables you to achieve or deal with sth
    breakthrough
  7. become popular so that people who should not about something learn of it
    leak out
  8. stop being involved
    pull out
  9. end suddenly before it should be completed
    break off
  10. increase quickly by a large amount
    shoot up
  11. treat people more strictly in order to try to stop them doing things they should not do (+ noun)
    crack down, a crackdown
  12. do more of something, usually in order to improve a situation
    step up
  13. escape ( eg from a prison)
    breakout
  14. secret place where sb goes to be alone
    hideaway
  15. carefully watch people or things around you so that you will notice a particular person or thing
    look out for

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