get translation English to Catalan: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "get" - English-Catalan dictionary

get

verb   /ɡet/ ( present participle getting, past tense and past participle got, past participle UK got, past participle US gotten)
A1 to receive something rebre Did you get anything nice for your birthday? Ben still hasn’t got my email.
A1 to obtain or buy something aconseguir, comprar Where did you get your shoes? I got you a ticket.
get a bus, train, taxi, etc.
A1 to travel somewhere in a bus, train, or other vehicle agafar un autobús, tren, taxi, etc. Shall we get a taxi to the airport?
A1 to arrive somewhere arribar What time do you get home from work?
A2 to go somewhere and bring back someone or something anar a buscar Wait here while I get the car.
get rich, sick, wet, etc.
B1 to become rich, sick, wet, etc. enriquir-se, posar-se malalt, mullar-se, etc. Hurry up – your breakfast is getting cold. It’s getting late – we should go.
B1 to move to a different place or into a different position anar I saw her getting into his car.
B1 to become sick agafar I feel like I’m getting a cold. You can get malaria from mosquitoes.
get caught, bitten, etc.
B1 If you get caught, bitten, etc., someone or something catches you, bites you, etc. ésser atrapat, ésser mossegat, etc. He got killed in the war.
get something done
B1 to arrange for someone to do something for you s’utilitza amb alguns participis per a referir-se a “fer alguna cosa” o “que algú faci alguna cosa per tu” Could you get the kids dressed? I need to get my hair cut.
B1 to deal with or answer a ringing phone, a knock on the door, etc. atendre Could you get the phone?
get someone/something to do something
to make something happen, or make someone or something do something aconseguir que algú/ac faci ac I can’t get my computer to work! I got my dad to pick me up from the station.
get to do something
to have the chance to do something tenir l’oportunitat de fer ac I never got to meet her.
to understand something entendre He never gets any of my jokes.
(Definition of get from the Cambridge English-Catalan Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
by ,
April 27, 2016
by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

Read More 

Word of the Day

planet

an extremely large, round mass of rock and metal, such as Earth, or of gas, such as Jupiter, that moves in a circular path around the sun or another star

Word of the Day

bio-banding noun
bio-banding noun
April 25, 2016
in sport, grouping children according to their physical maturity rather than their age ‘When we’re grouping children for sports, we do it by age groups, but the problem is that, within those age groups, we get huge variations in biological age,’ said Dr Sean Cumming, senior lecturer at the University of Bath’s department for

Read More