#EngVocab: Phrasal Verbs: Get

Today we will learn about phrasal verbs with ‘get.’

Phrasal verbs is a combination of verb and preposition or adverb or both.

The combination usually has a different meaning from the original verb.

Do you know any phrasal verb with the word  ‘get’?

Here we go!

  1. Get up: get out of bed

E.g. I get up at 06.00 am in the morning.

  1. Get through: succeed in finishing a task or talking to someone on the phone

E.g. All these trials will get you through life.

  1. Get over: overcome a problem, recover from an illness

E.g. Don’t be sad, you will get over it.

  1. Get out/get off:  to leave 

E.g. It’s dangerous, get out of there!

  1. Get across: cause to be understood

E.g. The idea will get across on mind after the presentation.

  1. Get along: have a friendly relationship

E.g. My cousin gets along well with his classmates.

  1. Get away: to leave or escape from a person or place

E.g. I need to get away from everything and everyone.

  1. Get on: start doing or continue doing activity

E.g. Let’s get on the party!

  1. Get in: go inside, arrive

E.g. Hurry up, get in the car!

  1. Get down (to): get serious

E.g. If you get down to something, you have to give full concentration.

  1. Get by: manage to survive

E.g. I finally got by the problem after struggling for a while.

  1. Get back: return from a place

E.g. I got back from Paris yesterday.

Compiled and written by @sherlydarmali for @EnglishTips4U on Sunday, April 16, 2017.


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