Jul 092013

Face Up to Phrasals 1: Fred and Betty – Is this the end?

Fred and Betty have been dating for years. They have always been a very happy couple… or have they?
Listen to Fred and Betty’s phone call AND learn lots of new phrasal verbs with the first series of Face up to Phrasals.


Meaning: if you find out about something, you discover a fact or information that you did not know before, often because someone was keeping it secret.

Grammar: This phrasal verb needs an object. You can not separate the verb from its particles.

He found out about the theft
He found out about it

Example sentence: Jonathan didn’t find out about the missing money until the police wrote to him.

Synonyms: discover, catch on to, detect, unearth

Face Up to Phrasals 1: Fred and Betty – Is this the end? Script Video


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