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wake up

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishwake up phrasal verb1 to stop sleeping, or to make someone stop sleeping James usually wakes up early.wake somebody ↔ up I’ll wake you up when it’s time to leave.2 LISTENto start to listen or pay attention to something Wake up (=give me your attention) at the back there!3 wake up and smell the coffee American English spokenREALIZE used to tell someone to recognize the truth or reality of a situation wake→ See Verb table
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Wake upBrown stains caused by small flames crept inwards. Wake up.Wake up, he thought. Wake up, my love.A perfect sculpture of the living flesh. Wake up, he thought.I still miss it. Wake up nights hungry and see it.Try to get inside the next one's shields. Wake up, Tundrish.wake up and smell the coffeeWhile the field has changed with rent control nearly quashed, wake up and smell the coffee of a new day.
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Verb table
wake
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theywake
he, she, itwakes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywoke
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave woken
he, she, ithas woken
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad woken
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill wake
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have woken
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam waking
he, she, itis waking
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you, we, theyare waking
Past
I, he, she, itwas waking
you, we, theywere waking
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been waking
he, she, ithas been waking
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been waking
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be waking
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been waking
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