Real English Conversation

phrasal verb lesson: pull over, go over, get rid of

In this podcast lesson, you will learn the meaning of 3 phrasal verbs that you’ll hear in an audio clip from the Real English Conversation Lesson about driving.

In the audio clip, Amy and Curtis are discussing why you might be stopped by the police while you are driving. Also, how Amy’s first speeding ticket helped her to finally get her regulars driver’s license without any restrictions.

The phrasal verbs you will hear in this lesson are:

  • Pull Over – to move to the side of the road
  • Go Over – to exceed (something – like a speed limit)
  • Get Rid Of



  • I had to pull over to take a break from driving.
  • You were going way over the speed limit!
  • She needs to get rid of the junk in the closet.



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