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Phrasal Verbs: Hang

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Question 1
Choose the correct usage:
A
Your son has been hanging by the wrong people.
B
He has been hanging with them for a few months.
Question 1 Explanation: 
The correct phrase is hang with ,which means to spend time with .
Question 2
Choose the correct usage:
A
I hung onto my old records even though I never played them.
B
I hung upto my old records even though I never played them.
Question 2 Explanation: 
The correct phrase is hang onto, which means to keep.
Question 3
Choose the correct usage:
A
When they raced towards the entrance, I hung back till it was less crowded.
B
I think we should hang down till the entrance is cleared.
Question 3 Explanation: 
The correct phrase is hang back which means not moving forwards to avoid doing something
Question 4
Choose the correct usage:
A
I lost my temper and hung up.
B
He hung off the phone almost immediately on hearing the news.
Question 4 Explanation: 
The correct phrase is hang up, which means to end a phone call.
Question 5
Choose the correct usage:
A
I really like to hang round the shopping mall.
B
They hang about the station most of the day.
Question 5 Explanation: 
The correct phrase is hang about, which means to spend time somewhere not doing much.
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