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Definición de “get” en inglés

get

verb     /ɡet/ (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got, US gotten)
OBTAIN [T] A1 to obtain or buy something: Great shoes . Where did you get them? I need to get some bread on the way home . [+ two objects] I'll try to get you a ticket .Getting, receiving and acceptingCapturing or taking possession of thingsBuying and selling in general
BRING [T] A2 to go somewhere and bring back someone or something: Wait here while I get the car .Transferring and transporting objects
RECEIVE [T] A1 to receive something or be given something: Did you get anything nice for your birthday ? Guy still hasn't got my email yet .Getting, receiving and acceptingCapturing or taking possession of things
UNDERSTAND [T] B2 to understand something: He never gets any of my jokes .Understanding and comprehending
get into/off/through, etc B1 to move somewhere : Get over here right now!General words for movement
get sth into/down/out, etc to move something somewhere : Could you get that bowl down from the shelf for me?General words for movement
get here/there/to the bank, etc A1 to arrive somewhere : What time do you normally get home from work ?Arriving, entering and invadingGeneral words for movement
get sb/sth to do sth B2 to make someone or something do something: Sorry , I couldn't get the window to shut properly . We might be able to get dad to pay .Causing things to happenUrging and persuadingCausing somebody to act
get to do sth B2 to have an opportunity to do something: I never get to sit in the front seat .Opportunity Freedom to act
get sick/rich/wet, etc B1 to become sick / rich / wet , etc : We should go. It's getting late.Being and falling ill
get caught/killed/married, etc B1 to have something done to youStarting and beginningStarting again
get sth painted/repaired, etc B1 to arrange for someone to do something for you, usually for money : I need to get my hair cut .Causing things to happen
get cancer/flu/malaria, etc B1 to become sick or develop an illness : I feel like I'm getting a cold .Being and falling ill
get a bus/train, etc A1 to travel somewhere on a bus / train , etc : Maybe we should get a taxi home .Boarding and alighting from modes of transportTravelling
get the phone/door informal B1 to answer someone calling on the telephone or waiting at the door : Can you get the phone ?Communicating by telephone
(Definition of get verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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