Phrasal Verbs 14





make sthg up
invent, lie about sthg
Josie made up a story about why we were late.
make up
forgive each other
We were angry last night, but we made up at breakfast.
make sby up
apply cosmetics to
My sisters made me up for my graduation party.
mix sthg up
confuse two or more things
I mixed up the twins' names again!
pass away
die
His uncle passed away last night after a long illness.
pass out
faint
It was so hot in the church that an elderly lady passed out.
pass sthg out
give the same thing to many people
The professor passed the textbooks out before class.
pass sthg up
decline (usually sthg good)
I passed up the job because I am afraid of change.
pay sby back
return owed money
Thanks for buying my ticket. I'll pay you back on Friday.
pay for sthg
be punished for doing sthg bad
That bully will pay for being mean to my little brother.