11 English Phrasal Verbs With Take, Meaning, Example Sentences
to get control
The firm was badly in need of restructuring when he took over.
to accept job or responsibility
Don’t take on more responsibilities than you can handle.
to write on a paper
I can take down the messages that come in.
to resemble sb in appearance
He takes after his uncle.
to begin a new hobby
I’m not very good at voleyball. I only took it up recently.
to begin flight
The plane will take off in four hours.
to comprehend sth
I didn’t take in much of the teacher said.
to remove sth from a place
The dentist has to take out this tooth.
to remove something
The police took away my passport so I can’t travel.
revoke, retrieve, withdraw
I took back my wallet from my wife.
surprise, amaze, addle, confuse
He were at first taken aback, not quite sure what was going on.