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Phrasal verbs with 'IN'




Break in – to enter by force, to burgle

He lost his keys, so he had to break in his flat.


Call in on somebody – pay a short visit unannounced

Call in on me when you're in town, will you?


Fill in – to complete a form/questionnaire

They gave me a form to fill in.

It took me a while to fill all the details in.


Join in – take part in an activity with other people

After learning the rules of the game, she happily joined in.


Plug in – to connect an electrical appliance to the mains (a socket)

Plug the computer in before you switch it on.


Take something in – to understand/remember/comprehend an idea/notion

They didn't seem to take in what I told them.


Sink in – (of an idea) to be fully understood or realized

This idea might take a while to sink in.

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