phrasal

[frey-zuhl]
adjective
of, consisting of, or of the nature of a phrase or phrases: phrasal construction.

Origin:
1870–75; phrase + -al1

phrasally, adverb
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phrasal (ˈfreɪzəl)
 
adj
of, relating to, or composed of phrases
 
'phrasally
 
adv

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Phrasal verbs are verbs that are not complete without the addition of a preposition.
Thus, students had difficulty correcting or constructing phrasal verbs except those with which they were familiar.
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