English version

cheer somebody ↔ on

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcheer somebody ↔ on phrasal verbCONFIDENTto shout encouragement at a person or team to help them do well in a race or competition They gathered round the swimming pool and cheered her on. cheer→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
cheer onPay attention to your fellow workers' accomplishments. Cheer them on.We didn't half cheer him on.Knots of spectators were there to cheer me on aggressively, and by 10 miles I had caught Peter.The crowd is cheering us on and it certainly flows down to the field.The whole restaurant cheered me on as I fought my way out into the night.They serenaded the rape victim inside, cheering a brother on as if it were a football game.There they would line Hollins Hill as the walkers toiled up and cheer them on their way.At their side, cheering them on, was the new journalistic team of Joseph and Stewart Alsop.
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Verb table
cheer
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theycheer
he, she, itcheers
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theycheered
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave cheered
he, she, ithas cheered
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad cheered
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill cheer
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have cheered
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam cheering
he, she, itis cheering
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you, we, theyare cheering
Past
I, he, she, itwas cheering
you, we, theywere cheering
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been cheering
he, she, ithas been cheering
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been cheering
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be cheering
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been cheering
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