Word order phrasal verbs
Phrasal verbs word order
Unlike verbs that require a preposition, phrasal verbs have only one correct word order.
Example of order of verbs with preposition
- I do not know, from what city you are. (CORRECT FORMAL)
- I don't know, what city you're from. (CORRECT SPOKEN ENGLISH, INFORMAL)
Example of order of phrasal verbs
- This is the kind of English, I will not put up with. (CORRECT. Put out with= tolerate)
- This is the kind of English up with, I will not put. (INCORRECT)
- Last sentence has its origin when Churchill heard speeches in a very formal English -with the preposition at the beginning of the subordinate sentence.
I'm a 22 years-old girl from Russia living in Barcelona. I'm studying International Relations at UAB and I'd like to find a Russian-English, Russian-Spanish or English-Spanish tandem. My level of English is advanced and my level of Spanish is beginner (básico).
If you need a professional teacher I can also teach English or Russian Grammar.
My hobbies are reading, going to the beach, shopping, etc.
CV Anna Dimitrova
Electrical Engineer (Master) Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2012-Present
Exchange in California for 10 months at California Institute of Technology, 2011-2012
Aviation Engineer with specialization in Aeronavigation -3 year degree- Moscow Aviation Institute, 2010
ENGLISH Fluent C2
SPANISH Beginner-Intermediate A2
CATALAN Beginner A1