Match the phrasal verbs on the left with its meaning on the right. The tiles in the right-hand column are sortable.
Common Phrasal Verbs
  • have on
  • end up
  • carry off
  • live on
  • cloud over
  • pay back
  • tear apart
  • dry up
  • pick on
  • split up
  • to become full of clouds
  • to pull something into pieces
  • to be wearing something
  • to become or make completely dry
  • to end a close relationship by separating from each other
  • to complete successfully
  • to be nasty to a particular person
  • to give back, to punish
  • to finish in a certain way, or place
  • to keep yourself alive by eating particular food
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FCE Phrasal Verbs - Essential 5

1) have on to be wearing something
2) end up to finish in a certain way, or place
3) carry off to complete successfully
4) live on to keep yourself alive by eating particular food
5) cloud over to become full of clouds
6) pay back to give back, to punish
7) tear apart to pull something into pieces
8) dry up to become or make completely dry
9) pick on to be nasty to a particular person
10) split up to end a close relationship by separating from each other