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get - phrasel verbs
to succeed, especially in your job
She has great business skills, I'm sure that's what helped her to get ahead.
to have a friendly relationship with someone or a group of people
Avi gets along well with her cousin. They often hang out on weekends.
get carried away
to feel things so strongly that you are no longer in control of what you do or say
Camille is usually very responsible, but sometimes she gets carried away and behaves like a child.
to make yourself do something or move somewhere more quickly
We'd better get going, or we'll be late.
to make sense of somethingStephen just didn't get it when Lola told the joke.
get it together
to be in control of a situation and do things in an organized and confident way
Of course it's a difficult situation, but you'll just have to get it together and do your best.
get out of
to avoid doing something that you have promised to do or are supposed to do
I've got a meeting at 10:00, but I'll see if I can get out of it.
to become healthy again after being sick, or to become happier after an upsetting experience
It took a long time for Nikki to get over losing her job.
used to tell someone not to be
stupid, when you think that what they are saying or doing is not sensible or practical
Get real, Julio, you can't run a marathon!
You've never run more than five miles!
to manage to deal with an unpleasant situation until it is over
I don't know how I got through that terrible interview. They asked such difficult questions!