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Phrasal Verbs With "Put"

For each space in each sentence, use the verb put with one of the prepositions from the box.

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1. We had to have our favourite cat _________________ last week. It was too ill and was suffering terribly.

2. I like this cake but don't give me too much or it'll just _________________ (me) completely.

3. Why don't you treat me with respect and not spend so much time _________________ (me)?

4. You don't _________________ your point very well in this paragraph. I think you should rewrite it.

5. My son really _________________ (us) hell when he was about 15. Always in trouble with the school and the police. Now he is an absolute angel.

6. But in those couple of years, I just couldn't _________________ him!

7. He confessed to the murder and the judge _________________ (him) for twenty years.

8. James _________________ the idea of selling the shares so he should get the credit, not me.

9. It was my boss who _________________ the story about me being pregnant. I am not and I don't know why he did that!

10. _________________ a little money every week and you will soon have enough to buy the new bicycle you want.

11. I have _________________ five kilos since Christmas! I can't believe it. It's a diet for me.

12. _________________ (me) as "Don't Know" for the party on Saturday and I'll let you know for certain tomorrow. Premium

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