Upper Intermediate Level >> Vocabulary Worksheets >> There are many idioms, phrasal verbs and expressions using 'get'. This will help your students concentrate on the main meaning of each.

Expression with "Get"

Upper Intermediate

For each sentence (1-10), choose the meaning of get from the table below. You will need some of the answers more than once.

phrasal verbs
  1. It took our young daughter more than a year to get over losing her pet kitten.
  2. You'll need to get your hair cut before thinking about going for a job interview.
  3. Hurry up and eat that or it will get cold.
  4. Did you hear about the new deal to get cheaper phone calls on your cell phone?
  5. Do you always get the bus to work? Don't you ever drive?
  6. Unless there's bad weather, I should get to you around 7pm.
  7. To celebrate his 70th birthday, we had a portrait painted of my uncle. He loved it!
  8. My sister got measles when she was young but I never did.
  9. If we don't leave now, we'll never get to the stadium in time to see the match start.
  10. I don't get on with my mother-in-law. We always seem to argue over silly things.

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