Chicken or Egg? Phrasal Verbs & Compound Nouns

Many¬†phrasal verbs have a similar looking compound noun. For example, the phrasal verb “take off”, which means “to depart”, corresponds to the noun “takeoff”, which means “departure”. Here they are in sentences: The plane could not take off until the snow was cleared. Why was the takeoff delayed so long? Pronunciation Phrasal verbs are distinguished… Read More Chicken or Egg? Phrasal Verbs & Compound Nouns