Hart Carl W. The Ultimate Phrasal Verb Book (1st, 2nd, 3rd edition) 1999, 2009, 2017. Barron’s Educational Series.
Presents 400 common phrasal verbs as they are used in everyday English. Updated information includes the most commonly used phrasal verbs, hundreds of examples in context and hundreds of exercises to increase fluency and prep for the TOEFL, and more.
Updated to reflect questions found on the most recent ESL tests, this book presents 400 common phrasal verbs as they are used in everyday English. Phrasal verbs are verbs combined with prepositions or adverbs. Familiarity with phrasal verbs and understanding their use as nouns (breakup, showoff, etc.) or adjectives (spaced-out, broken-down, stressed-out, and many others) is essential to ESL students. Updated information includes:
The most commonly used phrasal verbs
Activities and examples that reflect our current technology and the world around us
An expanded introduction for the teacher with a thorough breakdown and explanation of phrasal verbs
A discussion of separable and inseparable phrasal verbs in Unit I, and more.
This book’s hundreds of examples in context and hundreds of exercises will be extremely useful to ESL students who are preparing for TOEFL or who simply wish to improve their English.