Match the phrasal verbs on the left with its meaning on the right. The tiles in the right-hand column are sortable.
Phrasal Verbs for FCE
  • wear off
  • let down
  • catch on
  • live up to
  • stand for
  • eat out
  • drop in
  • find out
  • feel up to
  • throw up
  • to become popular, to understand
  • to have the strength and energy to do or deal with something
  • to gradually disappear or stop
  • to have a meal in a restaurant
  • to pay an informal visit to a person or a place
  • to discover, to become aware of something
  • to be an abbreviation or symbol of something, to support something
  • to vomit
  • to be as good as expected
  • to disappoint, to cause or allow something to move down gradually
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FCE Phrasal Verbs - Essential 1

1) wear off to gradually disappear or stop
2) let down to disappoint, to cause or allow something to move down gradually
3) catch on to become popular, to understand
4) live up to to be as good as expected
5) stand for to be an abbreviation or symbol of something, to support something
6) eat out to have a meal in a restaurant
7) drop in to pay an informal visit to a person or a place
8) find out to discover, to become aware of something
9) feel up to to have the strength and energy to do or deal with something
10) make out to see, hear or understand something