Learn Phrasal Verbs – DROP OFF

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What does the phrasal verb DROP OFF mean?

Drop off means To bring or unload something or someone. You can drop off [someone/something] or drop [someone/something] off

Here is the phrasal vern DROP OFF used in context:

I had a busy weekend. On Saturday I dropped off my suit at the cleaners, and then I had to drop off a package at the post office. I agreed to babysit my neighbor’s son in the afternoon, and she dropped him off around 1pm. We spent the afternoon building things with Legos. It was a lot of fun!

Here are some other example sentences using DROP OFF with this meaning:

  • I need to drop off my shirts at the dry cleaners.
  • Judy drops  the kids off  at school on her way to work.
  • Do you need a ride to the station? I can drop you off. It’s on my way.

Practice: Have you dropped off something or someone recently?
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