Match the phrasal verbs on the left with its meaning on the right. The tiles in the right-hand column are sortable.
List of Phrasal Verbs (Turn/Set)
  • turn up
  • set off
  • set up
  • turn off
  • set in
  • turn out
  • turn over
  • set about
  • turn down
  • set back
  • to create or establish something for a particular purpose
  • to come and remain for some time
  • to reject or refuse to consider an offer, a proposal, etc.
  • to turn a page on to its other side
  • to begin to do something
  • to delay the progress of someone or something
  • to appear, to arrive, to be found
  • to happen, to prove to be
  • to stop, water, gas or electricity flowing
  • to start a journey, to explode
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FCE Phrasal Verbs - Turn/Set

1) turn up to appear, to arrive, to be found
2) set off to start a journey, to explode
3) set up to create or establish something for a particular purpose
4) turn off to stop, water, gas or electricity flowing
5) set in to come and remain for some time
6) turn out to happen, to prove to be
7) turn over to turn a page on to its other side
8) set about to begin to do something
9) turn down to reject or refuse to consider an offer, a proposal, etc.
10) set back to delay the progress of someone or something