Build your own lists of phrasal verbs.

When checking out the results, focus on the collocations, both subjects and objects, and pay attention to other words surrounding the phrasal verb. That way, you can make sure you know how to use phrasal verbs properly and in the right contexts.

Phrasal Verb Builder

Enter a phrasal verb
Examples: give up, take off, wear out

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Collocation Builder

Enter a noun, singular or plural
Examples: price, cost, debts, fears


The Phrasal Verb Demon Corpus

Example sentences are taken from the Phrasal Verb Demon Corpus. It's a manually curated selection currently standing at around 20k example sentences. They've been taken from many different sources, mostly online. They cover both spoken and written language and show you how phrasal verbs are used in context.