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Phrasal Verbs

run into (2)

This page is about the phrasal verb run into (2)

Meaning

If you run into something, you accidentally hit it while you are driving.

For example

  • run into sth I was teaching my daughter how to drive when she ran into the back of the car in front of us.

  • run into sth Look at this dent. It's where that truck ran into the side of my car.

Quick Quiz

While Katrina was driving home, she broke one of her headlights when she ran into

a. a main road

b. a traffic jam

c. a stop sign

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