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Phrasal Verbs

pack up (1)

This page is about the phrasal verb pack up (1)

Meaning

to put things into boxes or bags before moving them or sending them somewhere

For example

  • pack up sth Darren has two days to pack up all his stuff and move out of the apartment.

  • pack sth up How long will it take you to pack your things up?

Nouns often used as objects with pack up (1): stuff, things, belongings, possessions, clothes, books

Quick Quiz

Pamela is packing up all her belongings because she's

a. moving to a new house

b. just moved in

c. tidying up her room

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