Exercícios sobre phrasal verbs (parte 1)

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Complete as questões com os phrasal verbs abaixo.

CHEER UP
to become happier, to make someone happy
(animar-se, alegrar-se; animar alguém)

DRIFT APART
if two people drift apart, they gradually become less friendly and their relationship ends.
(distanciar-se)

GET ALONG
to have a friendly relationship with
(ter relacionamento amigável com; dar-se bem com)

GET OVER (something/someone)
to recover from a cold, the flu, etc.
(recuperar-se de um resfriado, gripe, etc.; sarar)

to overcome difficult emotional situations
(superar problemas emocionais, recuperar-se, "esquecer")

LET DOWN (letdown = decepção)
to disappoint
(desapontar, decepcionar)

MAKE UP
to invent a story, an excuse, etc.
(inventar história, desculpa, etc.)

to reconcile, to become friends again after an argument
(reconciliar-se, fazer as pazes)

to put on cosmetics, to put make-up on (make-up = maquiagem)
(maquiar-se)

to comprise, to constitute
(constituir, formar)

to compensate for time taken off work
(compensar tempo ausente do trabalho)

** A expressão make it up to someone é utilizada no sentido de retribuir um favor ou compensar alguém por algo errado que tenha feito.

** Make up one's mind (decidir-se) e one's mind is made up (estar decidido, ter tomado uma decisão) são expressões bastante frequentes formadas a partir do phrasal verb make up.

PUT UP WITH
to tolerate
(tolerar, aguentar, suportar)

RUN INTO
to meet someone by chance
(encontrar alguém por acaso; "dar de cara com")

STICK UP FOR
to defend someone against attack or criticism
(defender alguém de ataque ou crítica)

TALK OVER
to discuss, to talk about something in order to reach a decision
(discutir, conversar a fim de chegar a uma decisão)


1. Which of your friends do you ________ ____________with the best?

2. When you're feeling down, do you have a special friend who can always ________ you ________?

3. If you're in a situation where other people are criticizing you, do you have a good friend who generally ___________ _____________ _______________you?

4. Have you ever had a bad argument with a friend? Did it take you a long time to __________ ________ your anger? Do you ever find it possible to _____________ ____________ with someone and resume your friendship?

5. Have you ever lost touch with a friend and stopped seeing each other? What are some things that cause friends to ___________ ______________?

6. Have you ever __________ ___________ a friend that you hadn't seen in a long time? If so, did you make plans to see each other again?

7. Has a friend ever disappointed you, that is, ____________ you ___________ in some way? In those situations, is it a good ideia to _____________ your feelings _____________ with the friend? Or is it better not to let your friend know how you feel?

8. Are there limits to what you must tolerate in a friendship? What are some things that you would never __________ __________ ____________?


GABARITO

1. Which of your friends do you get along with the best?

2. When you're feeling down, do you have a special friend who can always cheer you up?

3. If you're in a situation where other people are criticizing you, do you have a good friend who generally sticks up for you?

4. Have you ever had a bad argument with a friend? Did it take you a long time to get over your anger? Do you ever find it possible to make up with someone and resume your friendship?

5. Have you ever lost touch with a friend and stopped seeing each other? What are some things that cause friends to drift apart?

6. Have you ever run into a friend that you hadn't seen in a long time? If so, did you make plans to see each other again?

7. Has a friend ever disappointed you, that is, let you down in some way? In those situations, is it a good ideia to talk your feelings over with the friend? Or is it better not to let your friend know how you feel?

8. Are there limits to what you must tolerate in a friendship? What are some things that you would never put up with?

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