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Phrasal verb: got up #1 (permalink) Sat Dec 10, 2005 17:42 pm   Phrasal verb: got up
 

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ESL/EFL Test #34 "Story (3)", question 2

She sniffed at the air full of breakfast smells, got up, turned ......... and walked out again.

(a) up
(b) against
(c) aside
(d) around

English Language Tests, Intermediate level

ESL/EFL Test #34 "Story (3)", answer 2

She sniffed at the air full of breakfast smells, got up, turned around and walked out again.

Correct answer: (d) around

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what does this phrasal verb mean in this question: "got up"?

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Get up #2 (permalink) Sat Dec 10, 2005 18:02 pm   Get up
 

Hi Mahabad,

Get up in this sentence means stand up having been sitting beforehand.

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Phrasal verb: got up #3 (permalink) Sat May 31, 2008 5:41 am   Phrasal verb: got up
 

Hello,
My vocab says that turn around means fully change, to change for the better...
She got up, change for the better and walked out again???
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Phrasal verb: got up #4 (permalink) Sat May 31, 2008 7:37 am   Phrasal verb: got up
 

Hi Zarinamo

In the context, 'she turned around' basically means 'she turned her body so that she was facing in the opposite direction'.
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Phrasal verb: got up #5 (permalink) Sat May 31, 2008 7:46 am   Phrasal verb: got up
 

Thank you.
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