Phrasal Verbs with BREAK in English

Phrasal Verbs with BREAK in English, Definitions and example sentences;


Phrasal Verbs with BREAK in English
Break down

Get upset

The man broke down when the doctor told her.


Break away

Escape from a person

Samuel tried to break away, but she held his tight.


Break down

To stop functioning (vehicle or machine)

I’m very sorry because my father’s car broke down yesterday.


Break up

End a relationship

Clay and Michael broke up.They had been together for two years.


Break in

Force entry

The burglar broke in through the front door.


Break into

interrupt (a conversation)

Samuel break into the conversation and told us.


Break out


The prisoners broke out of jail yesterday.


Break off

End something

Hannah broke her engagement to Clay off.