A phrasal verb is a combination of a lexical verb and a verbal particle that forms a single semantic and syntactic unit.
The item give up is a phrasal verb, as in the following:
- He gave up smoking.
- He gave smoking up.
The item gyee ... so ‘answered’ is a phrasal verb, as in the following:
Kofi gyee Kwame so
Kofi received Kwame on
‘Kofi answered Kwame.’