Advanced expressions with "get"
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I've been calling all week but I just can't get ______ of her.
I really need to get ____ of John to talk to him about the meeting
to get hold of sb
I get the ______ you don't like me very much. You always seem to avoid me.
to get the impression
I have way too many CDs! I really need to get _____ of some of them.
He's just no good for you! You should get ____ of him and look for someone else.
to get rid of somebody/something
He's quite shy at first. It takes a while to get ______ ______ him well.
It might seem complicated at first but you'll soon get ___ ______ how everything works.
to get to know somebody/something
He has been getting _____ ______ with the authorities since he was a small boy. Now he's in prison...
to get into trouble
My grandparents are getting _____ now. They're both in their late eighties.
to be getting on (a bit)
He wanted to go to the theatre but I refused because I wanted to go the cinema. Ha! I always get my ____ ____
to get your own way
My family only really get ______ at important times, like Christmas or birthdays
I'm getting _________ with some old friends this weekend
to get together
I've told her no about a thousand times but she just doesn't seem to get the _________
OK OK! I get the ______! I'll leave you in peace
to get the message
I have to go to a wedding at the weekend but I hate weddings so I'm trying to get ___ ___ ___
My brother always manages to get ___ ____ doing his share of the housework
to get out of something /doing something
I got a real _____ when I saw him in the supermarket! I thought he was dead!
to get a shock
I thought that they would hate each other but in fact they´re getting on like ___ _____ ____ ____
to get on like a house on fire
He's not very good at explaining things so it's quite easy to get the _____ ______of ____ ______
to get the wrong end of the stick
He's just so annoying! He really gets ____ my _________
to get on your nerves
She was devastated when he dumped her and it took her a long time to get _____ ____
You need to get ________ failing the exam, you can't be in a bad mood like this forever!
to get over it / something
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