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Phrasal Verbs: Shake

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Question 1
For the context provided, select the most appropriate sentence.
A
I was Shaken down by the robbers
B
I was Shaken by the robbers
Question 1 Explanation: 
Shake down means to search or to extort or cheat money from someone
Question 2
For the context provided, select the most appropriate sentence.
A
I tried to shake him off but he kept pestering me
B
I tried to shake him up but he kept pestering me
Question 2 Explanation: 
Shake off means to get rid of.
Question 3
For the context provided, select the most appropriate sentence.
A
I will shake out the bedsheets
B
I will shake up the besheets
Question 3 Explanation: 
Shake out means shake clothe etc to remove dirt or creases
Question 4
For the context provided, select the most appropriate sentence.
A
I was shaken with, after the accident
B
I was shaken up after the accident
Question 4 Explanation: 
Shake up means to be upset or in shock
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