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Phrasal Verbs

make over (2)

This page is about the phrasal verb make over (2)


to make someone or something look better

For example

  • make sb/sth over Reality TV shows make women over with plastic surgery and weight loss and new clothes and other stuff.

  • be made over into sth Our old warehouse will be made over into a fabulous new showroom.

Quick Quiz

Tom was amazed when he saw what the plastic surgeons had done to his wife. She'd been made over into

a. an ugly old lady

b. a handsome young man

c. her younger self
a) an ugly old lady b) a handsome young man c) her younger self

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