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Phrasal Verb: * Meaning: Example:
MAKE FUN OF n to make unkind jokes about someone; to tease someone The cruel children made fun of the man walking with a limp.
MAKE OUT s to find or grasp the meaning of; to see and identify with difficulty or effort The doctor's writing was terrible. The nurse couldn't make out what he wrote.
MAKE OUT s to complete a printed form  Please make that check out to Kaye.
MAKE OUT s to represent as being; to pretend to be true  Sam made Barbara out to be ugly, but she's really quite pretty.
MAKE UP s to invent a story Frans made up the most ridiculous excuse for being late.
MAKE UP s to compensate for missing work by doing extra or equivalent work I'm sorry I missed the test. May I make it up tomorrow?
MAKE UP s to re-establish a friendly relationship by admitting guilt Sally and Sara you must make up with each other. It's not nice for sisters to fight.
MARK DOWN s to reduce prices; to lower prices I hope the clothing store marks that jacket down soon. I want to buy it, but it is too expensive.
MARK UP s to increase prices; to raise prices The clothing store will probably mark that jacket up. They always mark up the things I like!
MOVE ON n to progress onward The meeting moved on at a slow pace.
MIX UP s to confuse Peter always mixes 'there' and 'their' up.
MIX UP s to blend together The directions say to mix 2 eggs up with some milk.
n = non separable
s = separable