Learn 11 ANGRY Phrasal Verbs in English

Have you ever had to explain how angry you were in a particular situation? In this lesson, you will learn what a phrasal verb is and some of the most common phrasal verbs native speakers use to talk about anger. I'll teach you "blow up", "freak out", "work up", "fly into a rage", "lash out", "cheer up", and many more! Phrasal verbs can be difficult for English learners to remember because they don't always make sense. But don't freak out! Watch this lesson, and then take the quiz so that you'll remember them.TRANSCRIPT Hi, there. My name is Emma, and in today's lesson, we're going to talk about words you can use when you get angry. Okay? Words that you use when you're very mad. Okay? So, all of these words have something in common. Okay. I want you to look at these words. "Gets to", "winds up", "piss off", "work up", "tick off", "blow up", "freak out", "lash out at", "fly into". What do these words have in common? Well, all of the words I am going to teach you today are phrasal verbs. So, you probably know what a verb is. A verb is like an action. A phrasal verb is a verb that has a preposition with it. Okay. So, words like: "to", "up", "off", "up", "off", "up", "out", "at". These are all prepositions. Okay? So, a phrasal verb has a verb and a preposition. Now, phrasal verbs are very, very common in English, especially in speech when we talk. This is one of the things that makes it a... English a difficult language. We have a lot of phrasal verbs, and the preposition-so like "up", "off"-the preposition at the end of the verb actually can change its meaning. Okay, so for example, if I say: "Get up", "get down", "get on", "get off", "get to", "get into", each of these words, although we use "get" as the verb, each of the prepositions actually change the meaning. Okay? So, today, I am going to teach you a bunch of phrasal verbs that have to do with when you get angry. So, to begin with, let's look at these phrasal verbs that have to do with cause. Okay? And then we will look at the result. When I talk about cause, this is like the word "because". Why are you angry? This is the reason why. Okay? So, I'll give you an example. One thing I really don't like-I don't know why-but when people go crack, crack, crack, crack, or when they crack their neck. Right? I hate that sound. The sound of cracking, I... It might be strange, but I hate it. It makes me a little bit angry. Okay? When I hear cracking, I feel like this. So, let's look at some ways we can talk about this anger. I can say: "Cracking gets to me." And I've drawn a person here, because: "Gets to" a person. Okay? Can you think of something that gets to you (meaning that makes you angry)? What is something that makes you angry? What is something that gets to you? Okay? I want you to think about that. "Gets to you" has the same meaning as the next one. I can also say here: "Cracking... When people crack their fingers, it winds me up." So, this is me. Cracking fingers winds me up. Okay? Maybe there's something else I really don't like. Politicians, okay? When a politician lies, it makes me very angry. So I can say: "Politicians, they wind me up. They make me angry." When I was a kid, my brother and I used to fight a lot. My brother always was able to wind me up. Okay? So, again, this is something that makes you mad. Another way we can say this: "Piss off". Okay? This one is a little bit less polite. These ones are all right, but this one is a little bit rude, so I wouldn't use it in front of children, but it has the same meaning. Okay? You can definitely use this with your friends. "Politicians piss me off. They make me angry." What else makes me angry? "When people spit on the ground, it pisses me off." Okay? It makes me angry. So I want you to think about something that pisses you off, that winds you up, that gets to you. We can also say: "Work someone up", okay? Oftentimes, you know, my brother, he knows how to annoy me. He knows how to get under my skin, how to make me mad. So: "My brother works me up." Okay? So this means he knows how to make me angry. And, finally, you can say: "Tick someone off." Okay? For example, maybe you have a teacher and the teacher does something, and it makes you very angry. You can say: "The teacher ticks me off." Okay? Maybe there's a celebrity you don't like. Maybe you don't like Celine Dion, or maybe you don't like Mariah Carey. I don't know. If you don't like them, you can say: "Mariah Carey ticks me off. She makes me angry." Okay? So, all of these mean: make angry, to make someone angry. And pay close attention to where the people are. You can replace this with anything. You know, for example: "Too much TV... Watching too much TV gets to my mother. It makes her angry. When I watch too much TV, it gets to my mother. It winds my mother up." Okay? So, you can change this with any person that's applicable.

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Ema, i love your voice. You are pretty good as well.
I like your all videos & your way of explaining is damn dope
Pharasal verbs piss me off cause they have more than one meaning.
Untillnext time take care , that gives me a little bit hope on getting u.
I love you Emma, keep uploading videos please
PLEASE MAKE A VIDEO ABOUT CLAUSE
I love you emma ..and i like your explain way
I luv u so much <3i really applaud you ..keep on
Hehehe like your videos!
Nice teaching way.wow
Very good and useful introduction. so many phrase could be used in my life. But I wonder How to choose them in specific condition. Could you also tell us some difference of their usage? Thank you!
10 out of 10, thank you so much!
Where is she from?
Good teaching! ! Keep it up!Thanks!:))
Thank u a lot Emma
What a superb lesson!! My pleasure to share up this vital lesson with you teacher.
I would like to be your student you are good at teaching english
Dear Emma, Thank you for your video. You chose a very helpful approach - phrasal verbs per topic (travel, angry, dress,...) It is much more easy to learn and remember. Thank you!!
Thank U pretty.. you doin so well
Very useful video
Thanks😊
Thank you Emma for a lesson.
Thank you Emma :)!
Emma tank you
How it will be present continuous.... Example:He is freaking me out He is pissing me off...like that or not.... Plz tell me how it will be present continuous
Thanks
Yes it doesn't piss me off but you make me calm thank you miss Emma
EEmma really you are fantastic teacher
I love you, emma. I wish I could pass my exam nxt week. I've been watching ur videos.
You are perfert
Emma u r the best teacher ..thank u i am learning alot from u
Heey, people)) How many of you did cracks of some parts of your body when Emma goes telling on 2 min 40 secs?
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Thanks a lot emma i've learned too much i always watched you're video then thumbs up👍
U are so beautiful Emma and I love your hair color .
Should i be writingall this down
I love your videos
This teacher is very very sweety...
My favorite teacher she did it very well
Emma please I forget always i laren English but very difficult English
Get to me or gets to me
U forgot that F word
Emma, I like the way you teach, and just wanna wish you all the best in life! Keep doing it and Thank you a lot for your videos!
But one may also freak out in fear,,,,isn't it?
My favorite english teacher, she explains everything very well.
I love you emma thanks.
Muy impresionante! Me encantan tus videos. Thanks a lot and keep up your great work!
You also said: Get under my skin, is it also an expression for anger?
Real English teacher
Thank you for your teaching
Thank you Emma
You never wind me up.....you cheer me
I like this lesson, thank you
Thank u so much for all beautifull emma <3
Brilliant as usual! thanks a lot!
Nice video emma
You are S U P E R !
When ı be angry, ı fight with pillow and pillow defeat me. :D
Oh I just found your channel and watched two of the videos, which I found it very useful. It's 6 pm here and I'll probably keep watching the other videos until I go to bed. thanks ❤️
Hi ema thanks you I more learned some English that I never known and I have speak words that I never ever use before
It is very helpful
Nice video emma
Hi Emma . . Do they (the phrasal verbs) have the same meaning (angery)? or Each one has a specific meaning?
You made it easy for me . thank you.
My favteacher
Hi, Emma. Thank very much for your passion teaching us english. Princess, when we should pronounce (about "wind") "waind" and when "wind"? Because in Wordreference the pronountiontion is "wind". Thank you.
Thank you so much Emma!!
I'm sick of you - "меня от тебя тошнит" или sick and tired of you - "устал от тебя".
Awesome. I will never forget this lesson
Emma, thank you for your lessons! You have a wonderful method of teaching. But one thing i want to tell you is: you don't have to explain what is phrasal verb in every video.
I hate the crack sound, too :v
L'm pleased whenflowing your teachingstyle. ...Emma
Thank s a lot
Hi.Emma your just agreat teacher
Great emma!
Great video
I real like your way of teaching Emma and I have pleasure to be one of your student plz keepUPADING VIDEOS for us.thank u than u
When i got angry someone say, ' chill out bro," and i response to him , shut up !!!! how was that? xD
Nice
Winds meaning travel of air and in dictionary pronounce "wind" and not " waind"
I need to stay with you , to learn the real English,otherwise, I would have not learned.
Thank you very much for your sharing, it is useful for me :)
Hi teacher do you have atenses english video?
Thank you Emma
Thank you Emma for such a good explanation. I would be grateful if you could do another video about how to write an article for newspaper or magazine. How to write an article to persuade reader to agree to your point of view. Thank you very much.
Emma, great job with your channel!:)
Hope your brother does not know about this video 🙃🙂🙃
Hallo Emma, English is difficult language and its my big trouble, but with you , I really want to overcome my problem. Thank so much .
Thank you this was really useful.
Excusd me what is your problem with the prophets.And make sur that you don't talk about them as roud way.
Emma is the new Ronnie.
You are awesome ! *-*
English piss me off. So difficult
THANK YOU VERY MUCH EMMA. I really enjoyed your lessons. Well done.
Mean people get to me. Naughty children wind me up and I lash out at them.
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Hi Emma, you are very very good teacher. All your lesssons are brilliant. I would say that all the teachers in Engvid are special.
So what does " I don't get into" mean ?. does it mean.. " I don't understand " or "I don't care" ?
May I know why you pronounced "oftentimes" with t sound in "often" in 4:44?? 

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Learn 11 ANGRY Phrasal Verbs in English