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Phrasal Verbs

fall in (2)

This page is about the phrasal verb fall in (2)

Meaning

to form a line by standing side by side or one behind the other

For example

  • fall in As the teacher started walking down the nature trail, her students fell in behind her.

  • fall in The soldiers jumped off the truck and their sergeant shouted "Fall in, men!", so they all lined up.

Quick Quiz

As soon as our commander yelled "Fall in!", we all

a. fell to the ground

b. formed a straight line

c. fell in the hole

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