Phrasal verbs / Frases verbais – Parte 3

Verbo Significado Exemplo
break in entrar num prédio forçadamente Somebody broke in last night and stole our stereo.
break into something forçar a entrada quebrando The firemen had to break into the room to rescue the children.
break something in usar alguma coisa para que não pareça novo I need to break these shoes in before we run next week.
break in interromper The TV station broke in to report the news of the president’s death.
break up acabar um relacionamento My boyfriend and I broke up before I moved to America.

Phrasal verbs / Frases verbais – Parte 2

Continuando o curso de frases verbais.

Verbo Significado Exemplo
blow up explodir The airplane blow up after take off
blow something up encher de ar We have to blow 10 balloons up
break down parar de funcionar (carro) Our car broke down yesterday
break down ficar triste The father broke down when his son died.
break something down dividir em pequenas partes We broke the project down into three separate parts.