When they ________ for the beach the sun was shining, but by the time they arrived it had clouded over.
Correct answer: A
Knowledge of phrasal verbs
A. set off (v): to depart, to depart
B. went through (v): went through
C. carry out (v): carry out
D. left out (v): miss
When they departed for the beach, the sun was shining, but when they arrived it was already cloudy.