Are you struggling to remember phrasal verbs? 🙂 Then this is the right post for you. Here are 11 phrasal verbs with ‘around’ that may come handy any time:
Meaning: to walk without a particular goal.
Ex: We were walking around for hours.
Meaning: to behave in a certain way.
Ex: He’s going around and calling people names.
Meaning: to be present.
Ex: If you want to talk to me, I’ll be around.
Meaning: to travel to a lot of places.
Ex: He’s visited three countries this year. He’s getting around!
Meaning: to seek information from many different people.
Ex: He was asking around if someone had seen his dog.
Meaning: to tell someone what to do.
Ex: He’s been bossing around all morning.
Meaning: to behave in a silly and dangerous way.
Ex: One shouldn’t fool around with fire.
Meaning: to behave in a silly and annoying way.
Ex: Don’t monkey around with my computer!
Meaning: to do unimportant things, waste time.
Ex: You should stop messing around and do your homework.
Meaning: to visit a place and look at things at it.
Ex: We looked around the gallery.
Meaning: to be very busy.
Ex: I’m so tired; I’ve been running around all morning.
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