Mar 2, 2017

PICK somebody or something UP (1)

7 cards
, 34 answers
  • Study box. Read these sentences carefully.

    1. He picked up my bags and took them to my room.
    2. Pick your books up off the floor, please.
    3. If the baby starts crying, pick him up.
    4. Mary was crying to be picked up and carried.
    • Use the sentences in the study box to help you do these exercises.
      • Which of the following means almost the same as ‘pick somebody or something up’?
        • to carry
        • to choose
        • to lift
        • to hold

      • Which of the following are grammatically possible?
        • I picked the pen up.
        • I picked up the pen.
        • I picked it up.
        • I picked up it.
        • The pen was picked up.

    • Complete the following with the correct form of ‘pick up’ and one of the objects below:
      • He dropped his hat, so I  . . . 
        picked it up
        for him.
        • picking up her clothes
        • pick her up
        • picked it up
        • pick up my credit card
        • pick up a card

      • When it’s your turn, you have to  . . . 
        pick up a card
        from the pile.
        • picking up her clothes
        • pick her up
        • picked it up
        • pick up my credit card
        • pick up a card

      • She was so heavy that I could only just  . . . 
        pick her up
        .
        • picking up her clothes
        • pick her up
        • picked it up
        • pick up my credit card
        • pick up a card

      • I spent a few minutes  . . . 
        picking up her clothes
        off the floor and hanging them in the closet.
        • picking up her clothes
        • pick her up
        • picked it up
        • pick up my credit card
        • pick up a card

      • Did you  . . . 
        pick up my credit card
        by mistake? I think I left it on the table.
        • picking up her clothes
        • pick her up
        • picked it up
        • pick up my credit card
        • pick up a card

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