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Phrasal Verbs

drop by

This page is about the phrasal verb drop by


Meaning: to make a short, casual visit somewhere

Synonym: pop in (informal), drop round (British informal)

For example:

  • drop by Why don't you drop by for a game of chess on your way home?

  • drop by Could you drop by the pharmacy on your way and get me some aspirin?

Quick Quiz:

I'll drop by and

a. call you

b. text you

c. see you

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