Phrasal Verbs with LOOK, Definition and Example Sentences

Phrasal Verbs with LOOK, Definition and Example Sentences




Look ahead

Meaning: to think about what will happen in the future and plan for these events

  • I’m trying to look ahead after my father after my mother’s death.
  • John never seem to look ahead.

 

Look forward to

Meaning: to feel pleased and excited about something that is going to happen

  • They were looking forward to seeing the grandchildren again.
  • I am looking forward to graduation ceremony this year.



Look in

Meaning: to visit a person for a short time, usually when you are on your way somewhere else

  • Can you look in on the kids before you go to bed?
  • I think we can look in on our grandfather on our way to the shops.

 

Look up

Meaning: To search for and find, as in a reference book.

  • I can look up his adress in the adress book.
  • We should look up the meaning of this word in a dictionary.