Advanced Phrasal verbs in context: Lesson 6 – “ take it to heart ”

Personalities of a person

Date range: June 21 – July 22

You are very sensitive and easily hurt. If someone says an unkind word to you, you take it to heart but you are also very forgiving. Your family life is very important to you. You are sincere in love, but often take things too seriously. You are a loyal friend and have a good memory, but you can be moody sometimes.

take it to heart: to think about something seriously, often so that you become upset by it

Example: Don’t take it to heart – he was only joking about your hair.