Phrasal Verbs – Growing Up

Growing Up

Target Structure: Phrasal Verb structure and use

Duration: 60 – 90 minutes

It’s understandable why students have a general disdain for phrasal verbs. Why do two words take on a different meaning when you put them together? Nonetheless, they are a major part of spoken English and without understanding phrasal verbs, English learners tend to fall behind in conversation. Use this lesson to introduce some common phrasal verbs in a fun an interesting way.

This lesson is in the following categories: Grammar Classes

Target Structure

Phrasal Verb Structure and Use

  • verb + preposition



  • Grow up
  • Make up
  • Move away
  • Get away
  • Come up
  • Come back
  • Turn off
  • Pick up
  • Pick on
  • Put down
  • Turn around
  • Give in


  • Warm up
  • My little monster (Reading)
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Phrasal verb introduction
  • Phrasal verb practice (Fill in the blank)
  • Writing a diary entry