The role of the use of “Phrases” enhances the value of your Writing and Speaking as they make your communication quite profound and extremely meaningful.
Phrases are formed by combining a “Verb and preposition”. The meaning of an individual word in a phrase does not match with the overall meaning of the phrase. The phrases can very effectively be used in formal communication. Their use enhances the value of the writing and speaking significantly.
We can use any alternative word that may give the similar meaning, however the meaning given by the phrase is more precise and deep.
The use of phrases is quite common in every field of life. We can’t learn the use of phrases through parrot learns, to use them successfully, one has to learn them thoroughly and deeply.
Phrases render you to understand the secret of “English Language”, get proficiency in the use of Phrases. Following are certain phrases and their uses; however, there is a long list of the phrases. Here the use of phrases helps you understand the phrase quite quickly.
Look After: Good People look after their parents.
In Fact: He said the subject was difficult but in fact it was easy.
Feed On: He always feed his pets on the best food available.
Content With: He is not contented with his present job.
Operate On: The doctor operated on his knee.
Stand By: The doctor stood by in case of emergency.
Be Off: Be off from here, immediately.
At Least: He is at least fifty years old.
Be On: His favorite TV program is on.
Wait Around: Come quickly, I can’t wait around any longer.
Get Up: I always get up early in the morning.
Put Off: He decided to put off his visit to his aunt for few days.
Get To: This bus gets to station at 7:00 PM.
See: See you tomorrow evening.
Go for: We go for a walk daily.
The phrases can be converted in to any “Tenses”, for instance the past of get is “got”, and present continuous is “is getting”.