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UNIT 14 - Phrasal verbs
add up toif separate amounts ... a total amount, they form that total
add up toto combine to produce a particular result or effect
break downdivide sth such as a total amount into separate parts
build up1/4)increase or make sth increase 2/4)gradually develop
build up3/4)talk about someone on sth in a very positive way so that people are impressed with them
build up4/4)make someone bigger, healthier and stronger, especially by making them eat more
buy offgive someone money so that they do not act against you
buy outpay money to your business partner so that you can control all of a business you previously had tgr.
buy upbuy large amount of sth or all of it that is available
carry overtake something that you earn or given in one year or period of time into the next one
clock upreach a particular number or amount
club togethergive money by few person so that all the money can be used to buy sth (składać się na coś)
drum uptry to make people support you or buy sth from you
mount upget much larger
pay backgive someone the same amount of money that you borrowed from them
pay out1/2)spend or pay money, especially a lot of money 2/2)provide money from an amount invested
size upthink carefully and form an opinion about a person or a situation
take awayremove one number or quantity from another number or quantity
weigh down1/2)make someone heavy and unable to move easily
weigh down2/2)cause problems for someone or sth or make someone worried