Phrasal Verbs 13



look after sby/ sthg
take care of
I have to look after my sick grandmother.
look down on sby
think less of, consider inferior
Ever since we stole that chocolate bar your dad has looked down on me.
look for sby/ sthg
try to find
I'm looking for a red dress for the wedding.
look forward to sthg
be excited about the future
I'm looking forward to the Christmas break.
look into sthg
investigate
We are going to look into the price of snowboards today.
look out
be careful, vigilant, and take notice
Look out! That car's going to hit you!
look out for sby/ sthg
be especially vigilant for
Don't forget to look out for snakes on the hiking trail.
look sthg over
check, examine
Can you look over my essay for spelling mistakes?
look sthg up
search and find information in a reference book or database
We can look her phone number up on the Internet.
look up to sby
have a lot of respect for
My little sister has always looked up to me.