Word of the week: 29 frequently used values phrasal verb come

The verb come is often used in numerous phrasal verbs in English. The basic meaning of the verb come – “come”, “go”, reminds catchenglish.ru. Driven phrasal verbs in English with come. Each phrasal verb has a translation, transcription, and deals with examples of usage.

Слово недели: 29 часто используемых значений фразового глагола come

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Come About

about come [kʌm əˈbaʊt] – you must be

Synonyms: appear, happen

  • How did mathematics come about? — How did the math?

Come Across

come across [kʌm əˈkrɔs] – to be clear, to run, to stumble

Synonyms: appear , seem

  • Did her report come across? Her report was clear?
  • We came across this fact when we were digging the hole We stumbled upon this fact when digging a hole.

Come After

after come [kʌm ˈɑːftə] – chase

Synonyms: pursue, chase, persecute, haunt, follow

  • I came across him from the school. I followed him from the school.

Come Along

come along [kʌm əˈlɔŋ] – to accompany SMB., to go with SMB.

Synonyms: come, go along

  • She came along with us to the theatre. She went with us to the theater.

Come Apart

come apart [kʌm əˈpɑːt] – to break, to crumble, to disintegrate

Synonyms: fall apart, split up, break, separate

  • The toy just came apart in my hands. Toy fell apart in my hands.

Come Around

come around [kʌm əˈraʊnd] – to go around; to go around, to go, to come, to come

Synonyms: come by

  • Why don’t you come around and see us one evening? — Why don’t you come to see us some evening?

Come Back

come back [kʌm bæk] – return

Synonyms: return, rejoin, recover, go back, returnee

  • Is the player expected to come back? It may be a comeback player?

Come Between

between come [kʌm bɪˈtwiːn] – to intervene

Synonyms: interfere, intervene, meddle

  • Never come between lovers. – Never interfere in the relationship of lovers.

Come By

by come [kʌm baɪ] – to go, to look, to get

Synonyms: come into, drop by, drop in

  • Why don’t you come by some afternoon and have tea with us? — Maybe you could stop by sometime after lunch for a Cup of tea?
  • Don’t you know where the best bread to come by? – You don’t know where to get the best bread?

Слово недели: 29 часто используемых значений фразового глагола come

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Come Down

come down [kʌm daʊn] to decrease, to decline, to descend, to go down

Synonyms: get down, descend, go down, fall, drop

  • The price came down. — The price has dropped.
  • Guys, come down. We have to go. – Guys, come on down. We have to go.
  • The old tower came down from wind. The old tower fell from the wind.

Come Down On

come down on [kʌm daʊn ɔn] – to criticize, to condemn

Synonyms: criticize

  • Don’t dare come down on her! – Don’t you dare judge her!

Come Down With

come down with [kʌm daʊn wɪð] – sick

Synonyms: fall ill

  • Many people came down with the flu this spring. – Many people have the flu this spring.

Come For

come for [fɔː kʌm] – to arrest, to detain

Synonyms: arrest

  • If you break the law, the police will come for you – If you break the law, the police arrest you.

Come Forward

come forward [kʌm ˈfɔːwəd] – stand out, be issued, to respond, to respond (to the call), to offer his candidacy

Synonyms: come forth

  • Many women came forward to help. — Many women have offered their help.

Come From

come from [kʌm frɔm] – happen to be a native

Synonyms: originate in

  • He comes from a family of Muslim people — He comes from a Muslim family.

Come In

come in [ɪn kʌm] – to enter, to participate, to play a role, to become fashionable

Synonyms: come, go in, get in, enter, include,

  • Come in and do not make noise. — Come and be quiet.
  • Unfortunately, the mini skirts are coming in. Unfortunately, mini-skirts are in Vogue.

Come Into

come into [kʌm ˈɪntʊ] – to get an inheritance, to inherit

Synonyms: inherit

  • She came into a large sum of money when her uncle died. — On the death of her uncle, she inherited a large sum of money.

Come Of

of come [kʌm ɔv] to be a result to follow from something

Synonyms: result from

  • No good will come of it — nothing will come of it.

Come Off

off come [kʌm ɔf] – to leave, to leave, to break away, to come off

Synonyms: to come off, tear off, tear, break away

  • The button has come off. — A button has come off.
  • Do you see? The paper is coming off — do You see? The paper unstuck.

Come On

come on [ɔn kʌm] – to attack, to approach, to draw near

Synonyms: go on, appear, come nearer

  • A storm is coming on. — Approaching storm.
  • It feels like spring is coming on — a feeling that spring is approaching.

Come Out

out come [kʌm aʊt] to come (in distant places, in another country), to leave, to get out, to leave

Synonyms: get out, emerge, appear, turn out, come forth, come, go out, leave

  • He often comes out — He is often on people.
  • I saw them when they came out to Russia last year. I saw them last year when they came to Russia.

Come Over

over come [kʌm ˈəʊvə] – to come, to go, to leave, to move

Synonyms: come by, come across, visit, come

  • I came over to Ukraine in 2017. — I moved to Ukraine in 2017.
  • Why don’t you come over to our place one evening? — Why don’t you visit us one evening?

Come Round

come round [kʌm raʊnd] – to rebound, to recover

Synonyms: recover

  • She couldn’t came round after his death for a long time. — It is a long time to come to themselves after his death.

Come Through

come through [kʌm θruː] – to penetrate, to seep; to climb, Rosaviatsia, to receive, to transfer, to survive

Synonyms: penetrate, permeate, manifest

  • Coming through! — Let me go!; Get off the sidewalk!
  • They came through the loss. — They have experienced loss.
  • The sun came through after hours of snow. — After long hours of snow the sun came out.

Come Together

come together [kʌm təˈgeðə] – to unite, to reconcile, to agree

Synonyms: unite, join, combine, merge

  • We must come together if we want to win We must unite if we want to win.

Come Under

under come [kʌm ˈʌndə] – to be

Synonyms: undergo, be subject to

  • All our ideas come under criticism of our partners. All our ideas are criticized by our partners.

Come Up

come up [kʌm ʌp] to rise, to increase; to intensify, to increase, to approach, to draw near

Synonyms: come on, come on, rise up, muster, find, rise, scratch, arise

  • The temperature of our room should not come up — the Temperature of our room should not rise.
  • A child came up to me and asked for his ball. — Some kid came up to me and asked for his ball.

Come Up Against

come up against [kʌm ʌp əˈgenst] – to face, to confront

Synonyms: confront, resist

  • We came up against the total indifference – We are faced with indifference.

Come Up With

come up with [kʌm ʌp wɪð] – “come up”

Synonyms: invent

  • Don’t worry, we’ll come up with something — don’t worry, we’ll figure something out.



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