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Phrasal Verbs: Rake

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Question 1
Choose the correct usage:
A
The press have raked up some scandals from her past.
B
The press have raked on some scandals from her past.
Question 1 Explanation: 
The correct phrase is rake up, which means to bring something back to people's attention.
Question 2
Choose the correct usage:
A
I don’t know why she likes to rake on old incidents.
B
They keep raking over the rows we had last year.
Question 2 Explanation: 
The correct phrase is rake over ,which means to talk, think, etc. about something negative in the past
Question 3
Choose the correct usage:
A
They rake tourists over all the time.
B
They rake tourists off all the time.
Question 3 Explanation: 
The correct phrase is rake off, which means to cheat someone by charging them too much.
Question 4
Choose the correct usage:
A
He is raking out thousands a day,
B
She's raking in thousands a day.
Question 4 Explanation: 
The correct phrase is rake in, which means to earn, make money easily.
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