Phrasal Verbs With GET
In this post, you can find;
- get phrasal verbs,
- get phrasal verbs’ meanings,
- using get phrasal verbs in a sentence.
Get Phrasal Verbs – Using, Definitions and Examples;
- Get across,
- Get along,
- Get along with,
- Get around,
- Get ahead,
- Get at,
- Get by,
- Get out,
- Get off,
- Get rid of,
- Get back,
- Get away,
- Get down,
- Get down to,
- Get on,
- Get on with,
- Get on in,
- Get out of,
- Get over,
- Get through.
Follow the list for get phrasal verbs – definitions and examples;
- Get (sth) across
Meaning; to make people understand something
Example; The teacher couldn’t get her ideas across to the students.
- Get along / Get on / Get on with
Meaning; If people get along, they like each other and they have a good relationship.
Example; I can’t get along with the neighbors any more.
- Get around
Meaning; to travel to different places
Example; I will get around from town to town.
- Get ahead
Meaning; to be successful in the work
Example; I will get ahead at work with this project.
- Get at sth
Meaning; to touch or to reach something
Example; The child can’t get at the books on the high shelf.
- Get at sb
Meaning; to criticize someone repeatedly
Example; The boss always get at me. I don’t know why he behaves like that.
- Get away
Meaning; to leave or to escape from a place or a person
Example; She usually gets away from the crowds.
- Get sb down
Meaning; to cause someone feel sad or lose hope
Example; Rainy weather is getting me down.
- Get down to sth
Meaning; to check briefly on someone or something
Example; Let’s get down to work.
- Get on
Meaning 1; to put yourself on or in something, to get into a bus, train or plane.
Example; I always get on the school bus at 7 a.m.
Meaning 2; to have a good relationship
Example; We got on better when we were children.
- Get on with/in
Meaning; to manage a situation or to achieve something
She seems to be getting on well in her new job.
How do you get on with your exams?
- Get out of sth/doing sth
Meaning; to avoid doing something
Example; She wants to get out of going to this meeting.
- Get over
Meaning; to recover from an upsetting situation or to start feel happy again after something has happened bad to you.
Example; She is just getting over the flu.
- Get through
Meaning; to be connected by phone
Example; She got through to wrong department.