Phrasal Verb: fall apart

January 12, 2010 by Angela

If something falls apart it separates into pieces because it is old or in bad condition.

Example of use:
This chair is starting to fall apart so don’t sit on it.

infinitive – fall apart

present simple – fall apart and falls apart

-ing form – falling apart

past simple – fell apart

past participle – fallen apart

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