A phrasal verb can be a combination of three words. Three-word phrasal verbs are non-separable. These phrasal verbs are followed by the noun or pronoun. The three-word phrasal verb can be transitive, that is followed by an object, or intransitive that is not followed by an object.

 

Examples:

  • When we were young, we liked to hang out with each other.
  • Their children grew up in a respectable neighbourhood.
 

LIST 20 contains phrasal verbs and their definitions.