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Going Shopping

Zane invites Linda to go shopping with him…

Zane: Hey, Linda! I was wondering if you’d like to go shopping with me today?

Linda: Yeh, sounds like fun! I haven’t been shopping in ages. When do you want to go?

Zane: Let’s be spontaneous! Why don’t we go now? We could go to the new shopping centre

at Matthew’s Square. Apparently, they have some really good shops there…

Linda: Why not? Let’s go! I feel so out of touch with fashion trends at the minute… I could

really do with some inspiration. I feel like I’m dressing in clothes from my grandma’s

wardrobe at the minute!

Zane: Ha-ha, it can’t be that bad! We had better go then…

Linda: I know you want to go the new shopping centre, but could we stop by Urban Outfits

on the way? I love that shop!

Zane: Sure! I’ve never been in it before, but it looks cool. Is it not very expensive though?

I’ve heard some of the clothes have extortionate prices!

Linda: You’re right but you can be lucky when the sale is on. Let’s go inside and have a


Zane: You were right, a lot of the clothes are super expensive… Look! There are the trainers

I’ve been looking for! And they’re half price! I’m going to have to buy them…

Linda: It’s too good a deal to miss! Then, should we grab a bite before going to the shopping


Zane: Yes, that’s a great idea. Let’s go!

Cups of Coffee
Going Shopping


Phrasal verb
Example sentence
To put away something

To store things where they are usually kept.

Please put away your toys when you’re finished with them.

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To hang something up

To stop using something because you are no longer doing the activity or sport.

After the final fight of his career, he hung up his boxing gloves.

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To hang up

To end a phone conversation

I couldn’t hear him on the phone so I hung up.

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To put up with something or somebody

To accept or continue to accept and unpleasant situation.

I can put up his room being messy but I can’t put up with him leaving a mess around the house.

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To get up to

1.  To do something.

2.  To do something that others would disapprove of.

1.  What did you get up to on holiday?

2.  The children have been getting up to mischief recently.

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