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English Phrasal Verb - Act up

 Phrasal Verb

act up

 Definition

to behave badly

 Examples

The teacher was really frustrated as the children had been acting up all morning.
The computer's acting up. I can't get it to work properly.
If you don't stop acting up I'll send you to bed.

Verb and preposition separated?
Can't be separated
Normal or Informal
Normal
American / British/ International
International
Regular / Irregular
Act is a regular verb.

 

 

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