Learn English Phrasal Verbs – Reel Off

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The phrasal verb reel off means to recite or say something quickly and without hesitation.

Here are some example sentences using this phrasal verb in American English.

  • Sarah can reel off the capitals of all the countries in Europe.
  • When asked about her accomplishments, she could easily reel them off.
  • During the presentation, he reeled off statistics to support his argument.

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