Usa correctamente el Phrasal Verb “Do away with”

Dow away with

Literal definition: do + away with = to do something away from a place

Michael did the practicing away with only his notes in order to be better prepared.

If we do it away with a quiet environment it will help us concentrate.


Figurative definition 1: do away with = to get rid or completely dispose of something

The new government decided to do away with the former tax laws.

Last year they did away with the old model in order to make way for the more modern one.


Figurative definition 2: do away with = to demolish, destroy or kill (especially if it has been and on-going problem or causing suffering)

The mafia boss did away with the entire gang.

Most anybody would like to do away with all terrorism.


23/02/2017Level - difficulty 2United StatesVideo2 min