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Exercise # 2 Based on
The Tale of the Pie and the Patty-Pan by Beatrix Potter
 Phrasal Verbs (Ex # 2)
Analysis Key

1. I have taken out all the bones (DO). |

The bones were taken out of the meat.
2. Duchess tilted up the pie-dish (DO). |
She tilted the pie-dish upward.
3. The patty-pan held up the pie-crust (DO). |
It held the pie-crust up. 
4. She was coming in {at the front door}. |
She was entering (coming in) the house.
5. Duchess set up a howl (DO). |
This one sounds strange to me, but "up a howl" would suggest some sort of spatial relationship to a "howl," and it does not make sense as such. She sent a howl up into the air.
6. She got up and went {to the table}. |
She rose. Thus "up" can be considered as part of the verb phrase, or as an adverb, but it is not a preposition.
7. I have looked all over the house. |
This one is idiomatic, and I would let students analyze it either way -- as a prepositional phrase ("over (= around) the house") or as part of the verb -- "I have looked over (searched) the *whole* house." This is the kind of sentence that grammarians love to debate, but for most people, either explanation should be acceptable. [The primary point is that one way or the other, students can explain it.]
8. Duchess had got round the corner {out of sight}. |
This is another one that would interest grammarians. Here again I would accept either of two answers from students -- "round the corner" as a prepositional phrase, or "had got round" (= turned) and "corner" as the direct object. Strictly speaking, there is a problem in the sentence -- What does the phrase "out of sight" modify? The corner itself is not out of sight, and thus the sentence implies a missing "and" -- Duchess had got round the corner *and* out of sight." In this version, the two prepositional phrases modify "had got." (Where?) If we change "had got round" to "turned," then the "out of sight" really does not have anything to modify. 
     Note that this has been an explanation of a fine point of grammar, and if I discussed it at all with students, I would do so to point out that there are problems even in some sentences written by very famous writers.