The English phrasal verb TAKE OFF has 4 different uses and In this lesson, we describe something leaving the ground such as an airplane as the meaning. Below you will see a few helpful examples of how this phrasal verb is used in English for you to understand it easily.
Phrasal Verb: Take Off 1
English Phrasal Verb Take Off #1
Alternative Meaning: To leave the ground
- I can’t wait for this airplane to take off.
- I can’t wait for this airplane to leave the ground.
- The rocket took off 30 seconds ago.
- The rocket left the ground 30 seconds ago.
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