ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

List of Phrasal Verbs Beginning With "C"

Updated on September 21, 2011
phrasal Verbs Beginning With "C"
phrasal Verbs Beginning With "C"
  1. Call at (to pay a visit to a place): He called at my place yesterday.
  2. Call away (to call off, to divert, to distract)
  3. Call down (to reprove, abuse): She called down a warning to them.
  4. Call in (to send for): Please call in the doctor at once.
  5. Call of or call off (to cancel): The workers call off the strike.
  6. Call on (to visit a person): I called on him at the hospital.
  7. Call out (to shout): She called out for help.
  8. Call up (to imagine, to summon, to talk by telephone)
  9. Carry off (to win): He carried off the first prize.
  10. Carry on (continue): You must carry on your good work.
  11. Carry out (to do, execute): He carried out the order of the officer.
  12. Carry through (to complete some plan, aim, etc.): He carried through his plan to the end.
  13. Carry through (to bring safely out of the difficulties):
  14. Catch on (to become popular): Skateboarding caught on quickly.
  15. Catch up (come level with): Though two months of his study were wasted due to illness, he caught up with the other students by his hard work.
  16. Charge with (to accuse of): Aksionov was charged with murdering a merchant.
  17. Climb down (move towards the bottom)
  18. Close down (cease business): He has close down his shop due to losses.
  19. Close up (come near one another): Please close up and make room for Sam.
  20. Close in (coming near): The enemy closed in from all sides.
  21. Come about (to happen): It came about as he had told me.
  22. Come across (make an impression in a particular way): He came across well in the interview.
  23. Come across (to meet or find by chance): Yesterday, I came across my old friend.
  24. come at (to attack someone or something): The elephant came at us and we moved away
  25. Come back (return)
  26. Come by (visit): I'll come by after work and see if you need any help.

  27. Come by (acquire): How did you come by that watch?

  28. Come forward (present oneself): A boy came forward to save the old women.
  29. Come down (downfall)
  30. Come down (rain): Just look at the rain coming down! I'm not going out in that.

  31. Come down (travel): When you're next in London, come down and see us.

  32. Come down on (to punish, to rebuke): The manager came down on his staff for not working properly.
  33. Come down upon (to rebuke, to punish)
  34. Come down with (to become ill with a disease): Twenty-two pupils came down with flu.
  35. Come into (inherit something): When his aunt died, he came into a fortune.
  36. Come off (be successful): When everybody failed, Sam efforts came off.
  37. Come out (become known to people): The truth must come out.
  38. Come round (arrive): Many people come round to see the cricket match.
  39. Come up (of the sum; rise): The sun has come up.
  40. Come up to (to be equal to): His performance in the examination didn’t come up to his hopes.
  41. Come up with (reveal): Finally, he came up with the confession that he had killed his wife.
  42. Come upon ( to discover, find or meet by chance or accidentally): I came upon the book in a little second-hand bookshop in Dorset.
  43. Crop up (to appear suddenly, unexpectedly): Many difficulties have cropped up before me.
  44. Crop out (to come out at the surface)
  45. Cut back (prune something): The gardener is cutting back rose-bushes.
  46. Cut down (to reduce): You should cut down you smoking.
  47. Cut off (to intercept): Our forces cut off the enemy’s supplies.

to be continued...............................................

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)