He always comes up with something that flatters everyone.
To come up with (something) means “To think of something / Provide a new idea”.
- The boss wants the new employees to come up with some website update.
- The boss wants the new employees to provide a new idea for a website update.
It is non-separable:
Example of non-separable:
- Ronaldo makes the team come up with new strength and confidence.
Ronaldo makes the team come with new strength and confidence up.
Let’s look at some other examples:
- She comes up with lame excuses to hide the fact that the work is not done.
- You have to come up with something different if you want to submit this file by tomorrow.
- Ali came up with the best idea to generate new revenues.
Now let’s look at the next phrasal verb… 🚴
“ TO BRING UP “