Definition: to use your influence to persuade or force someone to do something
E.g.1: The protesters are trying to push the government into reducing fuel […]
Definition: to remove something from the ground using a fork or spade.
E.g.1: I don’t like that plant – I think I’ll dig it up.
Definition: to break the ground into smaller pieces with a spade or fork so that plants can grow.
E.g.1: He spent the morning digging over […]
Definition: to clean the floor or ground using a broom. (This phrasal verb has more than one meaning)
E.g.1: She swept the leaves up and […]
Definition: to recover consciousness, to ‘wake up’ after you have fainted or lost consciousness or been under anaesthetic for an operation
(This phrasal verb has […]