–break out = trốn thoát.
Ex: The prisoners managed to break out.
–bring out = làm nổi bật.
Ex: The lemon brings out the taste of the strawberries.
check out (1) = xem.
Ex: You've got to check out this new website it's really useful.
– check out (2) = điều tra.
Ex: The police are checking out his story.
– cut out = loại bỏ.
Ex: He's cut out all the fat from his diet and he's a lot slimmer.
– eat out = đi ăn ngoài.
Ex: Do you fancy eating out tonight?
– hand out = phân phát.
Ex: The teacher handed out the English books to the students.
– fill out = điền mẫu (đơn).
Ex: You need to fill out all the sections on this form.
– make out = nhìn rõ.
Ex: I can't make out the name on this envelope. Is it Jones or James?
– pass out = ngất.
Ex: It was so hot in the room that she passed out.
– put out = làm phiền ai.
Ex: Thanks for your offer of letting us stay. Are you sure that we won't be putting you out?
– stand out = dễ dàng phân biệt.
Ex: With the way he dresses, he always manages to stand out!
– take out = rút tiền.
Ex: I've taken out a lot of money from my account recently.
– work out (1) = tính toán.
Ex: We've worked out our profit margin.
– work out (2) = khá hơn.
Ex: Everything worked out well in the end.
– work out (3) = hiểu.
Ex: I really can't work it out. Why did she leave such a well-paid job?