MEANINGS OF PARTICLE “IN” IN PHRASAL VERBS: FOURTH

4.- KEEPING INSIDE , PREVENTING FROM LEAVING

 

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 EXAMPLE

20150517_174635Example: Someone parked behind me and blocked me in

– Main verb meaning: to stop or obstruct the passage or a  movement through

– Phrasal verbs verb: to have the car in such a way, that someone’s else car does not have enough room to move

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Example: They locked all the prisoners in at night

– Main verb meaning: to fasten the lock of something

– Phrasal verb meaning: to put someone in a room and lock the door so they can leave

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EXAMPLE

20150517_174727Example:- You knew he couldn’t hold in his anger much longer

– Main verb meaning: to have and keep in one´s grasp

– Phrasal verb meaning: not to allow your feeling to show

 

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