English Phrases

Phrasal verbs

put

take

give

catch

carry

hold

hand

hand off

roll

roll out

ramp

ramp up

call

speak

talk

wait

write

read

read off

go

push

push over

pull

drive

drive off of

start

code

buy

sell

pay

pay down : to reduce the total amount of money owed ex: the government could start paying down the national debt.

pay up :to pay (money) promptly, in full, or on demand.

ex: for once our bills are all paid up.

pay off : To result in profit or advantage; succeed

ex: your efforts will eventually pay off. it also means to to pay the full amount on (a debt). ex: I almost have the ranch paid off.

pay out: To give (money) out; spend.

ex: Some stocks reliably pay dividends, portions of a corporation's profits paid out in cash to its shareholders.

base

base on

base off


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