PV019 - Phrasal Verbs with UP

Gap-fill exercise

Fill in all the gaps, then press "Check" to check your answers. Use the "Hint" button to get a free letter if an answer is giving you trouble. You can also click on the "[?]" button to get a clue. Note that you will lose points if you ask for hints or clues!

Complete each of the sentences with the correct form of one of the verbs from the box and the preposition UP. Use each verb once only.



build - cheer - grow - liven - put - shoot - speak - stand

  1. I'm afraid I'm not tall enough. Could you this poster for me?
  2. Why are you in such a bad mood ? ! Things can't be that bad !
  3. When the headmaster came in , most of the students , but those in the back row remained seated.
  4. The party started out boring, so I suggested some games to it .
  5. After a long illness, it takes a few weeks to your strength.
  6. She's become a bit deaf with old age, so you'll have to .
  7. I was born in Italy but I in France.
  8. The weather was so bad last summer that the price of tomatoes has .