Spc. Samuel T. Watts, 20, of Wheaton, Ill., died May 19, in Bethesda, Md., of wounds sustained April 25, in Zharay, Afghanistan, when he was attacked with an enemy improvised explosive device. Watts was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C. http://www.defense.gov/releases/release.aspx?releaseid=15300
A phrasal verb is a group of words that functions as a verb and is made up of a verb plus a preposition or an adverb (or both). It creates a meaning different from the original verb. There are a lot of phrasal verbs in English! Check out this American English at State graphic to learn six phrasal verbs that all use the verb "come." Can you "come up with" sentences that use these phrasal verbs?