A phrasal verb is a commonly used collocation of a verb and preposition used together to create a new unit of meaning:
- Carry on – continue doing something.
- Go on – continue talking.
- Get on – have a good relationship with someone.
- Take on – hire / employ someone.
- Hold on – wait.
- Try on – when you check how an item of clothing looks by wearing it.
- Decide on – choose.
- Build on – use your current success to plan to acheive more.