Advanced Vocabulary - Phrasal Verbs (FROM)

Match the phrasal verbs on the left with their definitions on the right. The tiles in the right-hand column are sortable. ANSWERS
  • stem from
  • derive from
  • hail from sth
  • shrink from
  • refrain from
  • detract from
  • emanate from
  • hear from sb
  • deviate from
  • shy away from
  • avoid doing or stop yourself from doing something
  • start doing something different from what is expected or agreed
  • be unwilling to do something that is difficult or unpleasant
  • move away from or try to avoid something
  • come out of or be produced by something or someone
  • be the result of something
  • make something seem less good
  • develop or come from something else
  • receive a letter, email, phone call, etc. from somebody
  • have been born in a particular place