receive; obtain; procure; acquire
have got, have, e.g. as a possession or characteristic
arrive; come, go
cause sth to be done
understand; hear, learn
catch (an illness)
catch, hit, attack, kill
"She got a lot of paintings from her uncle"
"They acquired a new pet"
"Get your results the next day"
"Get permission to take a few days off from work"
"He became annoyed when he heard the bad news"
"It must be getting more serious"
"her face went red with anger"
"She went into ecstasy"
"He got his squad on the ball"
"This let me in for a big surprise"
"He got a girl into trouble"
"These aspects of civilization do not find expression or receive an interpretation"
"His movie received a good review"
"I got nothing but trouble for my good intentions"
"She arrived home at 7 o'clock"
"She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight"
"Get me those books over there, please"
"Could you bring the wine?"
"The dog fetched the hat"
"get an idea"
"have a feeling"
"We'll get them!"
"That'll fix him good!"
"This time I got him"
"Nicklaus had a 70"
"The Brazilian team got 4 goals"
"She made 29 points that day"
"The ads induced me to buy a VCR"
"My children finally got me to buy a computer"
"My wife made me buy a new sofa"
"We finally got the suspect"
"Did you catch the thief?"
"He grew a beard"
"The patient developed abdominal pains"
"I got funny spots all over my body"
"He got AIDS"
"She came down with pneumonia"
"She took a chill"
"Bill called this number and he got Mary"
"The operator couldn't get Kobe because of the earthquake"
"get someone mad"
"She made us look silly"
"He made a fool of himself at the meeting"
"Don't make this into a big deal"
"This invention will make you a millionaire"
"Make yourself clear"
"What are you driving at?"
"did you catch that allusion?"
"We caught something of his theory in the lecture"
"don't catch your meaning"
"did you get it?"
"She didn't get the joke"
"I just don't get him"
"His look caught her"
"She caught his eye"
"Catch the attention of the waiter"
"the rock caught her in the back of the head"
"The blow got him in the back"
"The punch caught him in the stomach"
"What do you get when you add up these numbers?"
"You cannot get water out of a stone"
"Where did she get these news?"
"What did you get at the toy store?"
"I didn't catch your name"
"She didn't get his name when they met the first time"
"She will catch hell for this behavior!"
"He got 5 years in prison"
"She got the bus just as it was leaving"
"Her childish behavior really get to me"
"His lying really gets me"
"Brahms's `Requiem' gets me every time"
"She really caught the spirit of the place in her drawings"
"She got the mood just right in her photographs"
"He drew a base on balls"
"The ice storm got my hibiscus"
"the cat got the goldfish"
"This beats me!"
"Got me--I don't know the answer!"
"a vexing problem"
"This question really stuck me"
"We began working at dawn"
"Who will start?"
"Get working as soon as the sun rises!"
"The first tourists began to arrive in Cambodia"
"He began early in the day"
"Let's get down to work now"
"She suffered a fracture in the accident"
"He had an insulin shock after eating three candy bars"
"She got a bruise on her leg"
"He got his arm broken in the scuffle"
"Abraham begot Isaac"
"Men often father children but don't recognize them"
Men are not born rich; and in getting wealth the man is generally sacrificed.
出自： R. W. Emerson
It was all honourably gotten and was designed to be honourably spent.
出自： E. A. Freeman
The news was usually gotten from the..man who was sent to the post-office for the mail.
出自： B. T. Washington
I ran back to the verandah to get my hat.
出自： J. Conrad
Mellors went into the country and got work on a farm.
出自： D. H. Lawrence
I could have got all the women I wanted in London.
出自： W. S. Maugham
He..got his own breakfast.
出自： J. C. Powys
Dean got a table, bought drinks.
出自： J. Kerouac
I got myself a reasonably sound education.
出自： I. Murdoch
An Army friend..had gotten us tickets for a Tchaikovsky extravaganza.
出自： P. Roth
Oh, she really is getting above herself!
That young man is getting above himself.He's only been in the firm two weeks and he's already telling his seniors how to do their work.
There is too much traffic on this road—I'll never get across.
The river was so turbulent that no one could get across.
河里水流湍急,没有人能过得去。 get across
He gets across well, doesn't he?
The meaning of the play certainly gets across.
Your thesis wouldn't get across if you used too many technical terms in it.
如果你用了过多的专门术语,你的论文就不会被人理解。 get sb/sth ⇔ across
I spoke slowly but I can't get my meaning across.
She managed to get the feeling across that she wasn't happy.
Only half the company got across the bridge before it was blown up.
整个连只有一半人在桥被炸掉之前过了桥。 get across sb
They really get across me!
Jones was dismissed because he got across the foremen.
She got across the headmaster, who made life very difficult for her.
The boy is getting after that dog.
男孩在追那条狗。 get after sb to-v
Mother gets after me to wash my own clothes.
妈妈催促我洗自己的衣服。 get after sb for v-ing
He got after his sister for tracking mud into the house.
That child can always get round you and get what it wants.
那个孩子总是会哄人,结果要的东西都能得到。 get around〔round〕 sb to-v
She's going to see if she can get round her boss to give her the afternoon off.
她准备看一下是否能说服上司让她下午休假半天。 get around〔round〕 sb/sth
You can sometimes get around the tax laws.
There must be some way of getting round our money difficulties.
Let's try to get round the difficulty.
She decided to get round her parents.
You just can't get round the regulations in this way.
There is no getting round the need for money.
He says he'll get round to it next week.
I just can't get round to it.
After a long delay, he got around to writing the letter.
Mr. Li hopes to get around to washing his car next Saturday.
Perhaps we'll get round to doing it some day.
So you finally got round to answering my letter!
你总算找到时间给我回信了! get sb around〔round〕 to sth
We should have very little difficulty getting him round to our way of thinking.
She placed the medicine on a high shelf, where children could not get at it.
We must get a ladder to get at the apples.
After two hours in the library, she finally got at the information she wanted.
The books are locked up and I can't get at them.
The little boy cannot get at the books on the top shelf.
The cat is on the chair trying to get at the bird.
When the Madam was carried away with the music of the opera, a thief's hand was getting at her jewellery.
I have left my keys at home and can't get at my book.
A sensible man keeps his savings in the bank—not in the house where some thief can get at them.
The files are difficult for you to get at.
He is a hard man to get at.
He's a very busy man, and extremely hard to get at, even on the telephone.
At the moment the book you want is at the bottom of that pile, and can't be got at.
Be sure the private papers cannot be got at by curious eyes.
千万不要让人看到这些机密文件。 get at sb/sth
The little boy cannot get at the books on the top shelf.
书架最上面那一层的书,小孩发现不了。 get a look at wh-clause
I got a look at how he worked.
我看见他怎样工作。 get at sb/sth
If I had known what she was getting at,I would have complained to the chairman.
Who was he getting at when he made that remark about “a certain person”?
他说“某个人”时,他到底在指谁? get at sb/sth
The gangsters couldn't get at the mayor.
流氓们无法贿赂市长。 get at sb/sth
You're always getting at me.
She is always getting at her husband because of his mistakes.
He's always getting at me for smoking in the kitchen.
The thieves got away with a large quantity of jewellery.
The cashier has got away with the takings.
He has got away with a huge sum in diamonds.
The dog got away with the meat in his mouth.
狗嘴里衔着肉跑了。 get away with sth
I know you're not paying your taxes but you won't get away with it.
The people will never let them get away with it.
He easily got away with it even though he had taken bribes.
Naturally we won't let them get away with this.
In this country ruled by law, few criminals can get away with their crimes.
在这个法治的国家里,罪犯无法逃脱罪有应得的惩罚。 get away with v-ing
The child got away with cheating and felt very lucky.
Don't think you can get away with telling lies.
Johnny's mother told him that he was to get back before dark.
When he got back, he told the Emperor that the cloth was beautiful.
当他回来的时候,他告诉国王那布是美丽的。 get back from sth
Mr. Harris got back from Chicago last night.
When do you expect to get back from your trip?
When did you get back from Beijing?
When did you get back from the countryside?
你是什么时候从乡下回来的? get back into sth
The team will have to play much better if they want to get back into the first division.
如果这个队想重新回到甲级队,他们必须把球踢得更好。 get back
Get back, don't block the traffic.
The enemy was forced to get back under our massive blows.
在我方的沉重打击下,敌军被迫后退。 get sth ⇔ back
With the help of the Chinese dockers, the foreign seaman got back the watch he had lost.
Many citizens in Beijing got back their stolen bicycles at the end of last year.
I'll get back at him one day!
She has promised that she will get back at him for the things he said about her poems.
I'll get back at them somehow for this!
He got back at her for spoiling his evening.
She got back at him by showing me the letter.
Owing to his illness,Peter couldn't keep up with the rest of the class and get badly behind.
During my illness I got behind in my school work, and now it is difficult to catch up.
He always gets behind in the race.
Our industrial production has got behind in the last three months.
The news seems to have got him down, don't you think we should try to cheer him up?
Repeated failure in the experiments has got the expert down.
Nothing gets me down so much as the flu.
什么病都没有像这次流感那样使我身体这么虚弱。 get down
It was easy enough to climb the tree but not easy to get down.
Sam got down from the ladder.
The old lady got down from the bus.
老太太从公共汽车上下了车。 get sth ⇔ down
The pill is rather small. I can get it down without water.
The meat was so tough that I simply couldn't get it down.
The pill was so large that he couldn't get it down.
I eventually managed to get the pill down.
The little boy got his medicine down with the help of a spoonful of jam.
那小男孩借助于一勺果酱把药咽下去了。 get sth ⇔ down
He speaks so fast that I cannot get down every word.
Make sure that you get it down and his signature on it.
Get down what you have observed in the experiment and report it to me after I come back.
把实验中你观察的东西记下来,我回来后向我汇报。 get down
He thought he heard a mouse under the bed, and got down on all fours to have a look.
He got down and began to pray.
他跪下,开始祈祷。 get sth ⇔ down
The hunters got down a number of birds.
They got down two enemy aircraft.
She decided to get down to her French.
She got down to her work right after her holiday.
Having discussed the general theories, let's get down to cases.
It's time you got down to some practice or the other students will leave you behind.
You'll never finish the task unless you get down to it.
What with callers and telephone messages, it was ten o'clock before I could get down to my work.
I'm going to get down to studying English this term.
The farmers were delighted to get the hay in so early in the year.
The fishermen went to get the lobster pots in and were delighted to find one in each pot.
渔民们收回捕虾篓后,高兴地发现每只篓里有一只龙虾。 get a word in
May I get a word in?
It is impolite to get a word in.
I think it's not difficult for him to get a word in edgeways, because all the chatterboxes are not here.
He talked so much that I could hardly get a word in.
Jane wanted to get a word in but she failed.
珍妮想插一句话,可是她没有机会。 get in
When does the bus get in?
The train got in late.
What time does the 2:05 from London get in, please?
请问,从伦敦来的两点零五分的车什么时候进站? get in
It was widely held that the Conservative Party would get in, but it failed in the election .
His son finally got in after ten years' continuous effort.
The Conservatives got in by a majority.
What would the Labour Party do if it cannot get in?
Smith got in for Chester.
He got in for New York State during the election .
他在那次选举中当选为纽约州的议员。 get sb ⇔ in
The Prime Minister's support got the official party man in.
I can't get in with him at all.
我根本无法结识他。 get in touch with sb
He promised to get in touch with us as soon as he returned from Europe.
When you are in New York, you might get in touch with a friend of mine.
As soon as she got into the office, she got down to her work.
Get into bed and stay there.
The train got into Nanjing at 9:30.
That story has got into the newspaper.
She got into politics.
她从政了。 get sb into sth
The bus got me into the village at two o'clock.
两点钟时公共汽车把我送进村子里。 get into sth
These years he has got into lots of debts.
We often got into debt in those years.
Stop doing that, or you'll get into trouble.
We got into hot water because of jealousy.
Haines got into a rage.
海恩斯勃然大怒。 get sb into sth
This mistake may get him into difficulties.
这一错误将使他陷入困境。 get into a/the habit
John, however, had gotten into the habit of drinking too much liquor.
It's much easier to get into a habit than quit it.
He intended to get off on his vacation early in the morning.
The plane got off on time.
We must get off before it gets dark.
趁天没黑我们得走了。 get sb/oneself ⇔ off
The children had to get themselves off to school as both their parents went out to work at eight o'clock.
由于父母都在八点钟上班去了,孩子们只好自己去上学。 get sth ⇔ off
I'd like to get this letter off by the first post.
我想把此信交头班邮递出去。 get off
We were astonished when we heard that the accused person had got off.
You won't get off so easily next time.
She got off this time, but next time her excuse won't help her.
这次她算没事了,但是下次她的借口就帮不上忙了。 get sb ⇔ off
I think the man was guilty but his lawyer managed to get him off.
It was her youth that got her off, not her innocence.
因为她幼小的年龄而不是因为她清白才免于惩罚。 get off to sleep
After taking some pills, the patient got off to sleep.
He couldn't get off to sleep.
他不能入睡。 get off
When do you get off?
你何时停工? get sth ⇔ off
She got a passage off by heart.
我们最好在暴风雨来临之前离开湖面,不然我们就得要淋得湿透了。 get sth off sth
He can't get the ring off his finger.
I cannot get this thing off my mind.
我心里老放不下这件事。 get off sth
Get off the bus at the Post Office.
The bus broke down and all the passengers had to get off it.
Excuse me,I have to get off the bus at the next stop.
At what station do you usually get off the subway?
He got off the bicycle and went into the house.
She got off her horse to open the gate.
The policeman told the child to get off the pony.
Gage got off with a millionaire.
Mike thinks I'm trying to get off with his girlfriend.
She got off with him an hour after the party started.
她在晚会开始一小时后就和他要好起来。 get off with sth
He got off with only a fine instead of possible imprisonment.
He got off with a ￡50 fine.
Now let's get on to the next exhibition room.
现在我们到下一个展览室去吧。 get on
She is getting on nicely.
I asked how he was getting on at school.
我问他在学校情况怎样。 get on
Time is getting on.
Although he is getting on in years, he is strong.
他虽然年岁已大,但还是身强力壮。 get on
I'll hold your horse while you get on.
They got on at Lanzhou.
他们是在兰州上的车。 get on sth
Only one person at a time is allowed to get on the horse.
It was getting on towards eleven o'clock when he finally arrived.
He must be getting on for forty now.
It's getting on towards the end of the term now.
As we got on with the job,I found myself keenly interested.
Excuse me if I get on with this letter, but the post goes in twenty minutes.
He took the cap and got out.
他拿起帽子就走了。 get out
Get out!I won't hear you.
滚开! 我不要听你的话。 get out
Few of the enemy troops got out alive.
敌军生还者很少。 get sb ⇔ out
They could not find a way to get themselves out.
他们无法找到一条逃生之路。 get out
The passengers got out and walked across the bridge.
乘客从车上下来,步行过桥。 get out
Handle with care, or the acid may get out.
No one could discover how the secret got out and who did it.
News of the Budget Crisis got out before it was officially announced.
有关预算危机的消息在官方宣布前就已传出去了。 get out
John advised Peter to get out and mix more with people.
约翰劝彼得出去参加社交活动,多跟人们来往。 get out+adj\u002e
It got out very fine.
天气变得很好。 get sth ⇔ out
The publishers hope to get the new version out before Christmas.
Will we get the new dictionary out by the end of the year?
The Hebei People's Publishing House recently got out two new novels.
A new version of the dictionary has been got out.
这部词典的一种新版本已经问世。 get sth ⇔ out
They have got out a scheme to build a hydropower station in the hills.
They managed to get the plans out on time.
When will you get the accounts out?
你什么时候把账算出来? get sth ⇔ out
Not a single boy in the class could get the problem out.
班上没有一个学生解得出这道题。 get sth ⇔ out
We got out some information about the enemy's dispositions from the captured enemy officer.
我们从俘获的敌人军官那里盘问出一些有关敌军部署的情况。 get sth ⇔ out
I'll get the car out and we can be off.
She got a bed out for her unexpected guest.
她为那位不速之客准备好床铺。 get sth ⇔ out
He got out nothing at last.
他最后什么也没有得到。 get sth ⇔ out
She got the book out for a fortnight.
The meeting went on late and he wanted to get out of it soon.
I get out of bed at about 6:30 every morning.
我每天早上大约六点半起床。 get out of sth
I can't get out of the habit of waking up at six o'clock.
I've got out of the habit of doing exercises every day,I must start again.
He has already got out of danger.
I don't want to go to this meeting but I can't get out of it.
Everyone must take his turn at washing up; no one will be allowed to get out of it.
I told him that I would see him through.Now I don't want to but I cannot get out of it.
His friends noticed that he managed to get out of all the unpleasant tasks.
他的朋友们注意到他设法逃避一切令人不愉快的任务。 get out of v-ing
Some people always try to get out of paying income tax.
有些人总是试图逃避缴纳个人所得税。 get sb out of v-ing
You'll have to get her our of biting her nails.
你一定要让她改掉咬指甲的习惯。 get sth out of sth
You could always use blackmail to get the money out of her.
It's a fairly elementary course, so advanced learners won't get much out of it.
They came to a river and wondered how to get over.
他们来到河边,想打听怎样过河。 get sb/sth ⇔ over
We must get the children and women over first.
We had to get the animals over first.
我们得先把牲畜赶过去。 get over
He gets over well when he wants to.
That actor gets over beautifully.
The play really gets over, doesn't it?
这出戏的确感动人,是不是? get sth ⇔ over
They got the play over all right.
I couldn't get it over to him that I meant to come.
A person may have a thorough knowledge of his subject, and yet unable to get it over to an audience.
These facts may be clear enough to us, who have made a study of them, but how are they to be got over to the man in the street?
这些事实对于我们可能是够清楚的了,我们曾做过一番研究,但怎么能为一般人所理解呢? get sth ⇔ over
Let's do the job now and get it over.
Tom worked fast to get his lesson over.
You'll be glad to get your operation over.
We haven't much business, so we are hoping to get the meeting over fairly quickly.
It was hard to get over the muddy road.
He got over the obstacles.
Can you get over that wall?
你能爬过那个墙吗? get sb/sth over sth
It was difficult to get the pole over the hedge.
How do you get a horse over a high fence?
He got the children safely over the fence.
他帮孩子们安全地翻过篱笆。 get over sth
They only managed to get over ten kilometers.
The athlete failed to get over the distance in the minimum time to qualify for the final.
这位运动员没能在决赛资格所需的最短时限内跑完这段距离。 get over sth/v-ing
You'll get over that with practice.
We must get over our shortcomings and mistakes in our work.
She seems to have got over her problems.
She got over this problem by leaving her baby with someone else.
The actor had to learn to get over his fear of the public.
By that time he had got over some of his agitation.
I hope you'll get over being angry.
Once these difficulties were got over the work would speed up.
一旦克服了这些困难,工作进展就快了。 get over sth
The man returned to work after he got over his illness.
She has quite got over her attack of influenza.
He is just getting over a bad heart attack, so he is still weak now.
I have got over my weakness and fatigue.
He has never really got over the loss of his wife.
They don't appear to have got over their disappointment.
He never got over his big financial losses.
It is hard to get over the death of a member of your family.
Let's get the farewells over with and go!
I have to see the dentist today; I'll be glad to get it over with.
You are able to enjoy your holiday now that you've got the examinations over and done with.
He didn't get to the hotel until midnight.
I missed the bus and didn't get to the office until ten o'clock.
We got to the top of the mountain before sunrise.
我们在日出之前到达了山顶。 get to sth
Now let's get to the real work.
It's time we got to business.
到了该工作的时间了。 get to v-ing
She gets to worrying if I leave her too long.
Lying in bed, unable to sleep,I got to thinking how nice it would be to go away and start a new life somewhere else.
躺在床上睡不着,我就开始想:如果离开此地到别的地方开始新生活该有多好。 get to sth
If you have a definite purpose in mind, get to the point promptly.
They are unable to get to the heart of a problem and naturally cannot find a way to resolve its contradictions.
It was too late by the time he got to the authorities.
待他和当局取得联系时为时已经太晚。 get to the bottom of sth
We must get to the bottom of the matter.
We can get together sometime next week.
Let's get together one evening and talk about old times.
They all tried to get together during the Spring Festival.
The whole family tries to get together at least once a year at Christmas time.
Some of the lads get together at the pub once a week.
有些小伙子在这酒吧每周聚会一次。 get sb/sth ⇔ together
He soon got an army together.
It is difficult to get them all together under one roof.
Enough volunteers were got together to keep the beaches clean all through the summer.
足够的志愿人员已组织起来,使海滩在整个夏天保持了清洁。 get sth ⇔ together
It took me a year to get the necessary materials together.
At what time does your wife get up?
He got up at first light to sweep the road.
I'm not used to getting up early.
Get up earlier in future.
I usually get up a bit later on holidays.
Getting up early is a very good habit.
早起是个很好的习惯。 get sb/oneself ⇔ up
It is time you got the baby up for its bottle.
It's high time you were able to get yourself up, my boy!
现在你应该可以不要人叫就自己起床了,我的孩子! get up
The men got up and began working again.
Please don't get up,I can find my own way out.
The soldier got up and insisted that I lie down on the seat.
Men often got up when a lady entered a room in the old days.
Everyone got up and applauded when the combat heroes entered the conference hall.
当战斗英雄们进入会议大厅时,全体起立鼓掌。 get sb ⇔ up
Seeing a little child fall on the road, he hurried to get her up.
他看见一个女孩跌倒在路上,赶忙去把她扶了起来。 get sth ⇔ up
Get up the ladder, and I'll pass the paint up.
Finally they got the anchor up and set sail.
The workman got the tools up from below.
工匠把工具从下面搬了上去。 get up
People on shore greeted the new 10,000-ton liner by waving their arms as it was getting up.
当新造的万吨巨轮驶近时,岸上的人们挥臂欢迎。 get sth ⇔ up
The soldiers have got their equipment up to the front line.
士兵们已经把装备运往前线。 get up
As the wind is getting up, we'd better gather in the cotton from the threshing ground.
In Singapore you know it's going to rain if the wind suddenly gets up.
在新加坡,如果突然刮起风来,你就知道要下雨了。 get sth ⇔ up
Then our car got up speed.
The ferryboat in the harbour got up steam for the sailing to the island.
As a result of the technical innovation, the steelworkers got production up by twenty percent.
由于进行了技术革新,钢铁工人把产量提高了百分之二十。 get sb/sth/oneself ⇔ up
We get Grandfather up as Father Christmas.
The mother got her children up in their new clothes on National Day.
Helen got up her hair before going to the dinner party.
She's got herself up in a new outfit.
They got themselves up in their national costume.
At the college fancy-dress ball, one of the students was got up as a tramp.
The printed libretto was handsomely got up.
The book has been got up very nicely by the designers and printers.
The stage was got up to represent a carpenter's shop.
舞台被装饰成一个木工车间。 get sth ⇔ up
We are getting up some short plays for our English evening.
We are getting up an evening of folk singing.
They got up a musical performance for the children.
He is good at getting things up for parties.
They got up a chorus for the performance on National Day.
The scheme was well got up.
A subscription was got up by the Old Boys to provide the school with a new pavilion.
捐款是校友会筹集起来给学校修建音乐厅的。 get sth ⇔ up
I must start getting up my lecture notes.
He is going to get up his Japanese in preparation for the exam.
As the final exam is approaching, the students are busy getting up mathematics and physics.
He devoted studious hours to getting up the subjects to be discussed.
他对即将讨论的题目花了许多时间研究。 get sth ⇔ up
I cannot get up the courage to tell her.
His insolent manner really got my blood up.
A good day's labour got his appetite up.
The old man got up the stairs slowly.
I got a letter from Lucy this morning.
Can you come and get me from the station when I arrive?
As you get old, your memory gets worse.
I often get up at five o'clock.
I went to see him, but he told me to get out.
It will take me another hour to get the washing done.
I will get him to teach me.
I soon got to know him very well.
We soon got talking together．
I have got a new cap.
I have got a cold.
I may have got to do it.
I have got a new cap.
误 Write to me as soon as you get England.
正 Write to me as soon as you get to England.
误 We just got to here.
正 We just got here.
误 We should get down to solve the problems.
正 We should get down to the problems.
误 When I arrived in Beijing,I got down to learn the English language.
正 When I arrived in Beijing,I got down to learning the English language.
析 get down to表示“着手处理或对待”“静心去研究、工作等”,其中to是介词,不是动词不定式符号,所以不能跟动词原形,后须接名词或动名词。
误 We hope to get a few more orders next week.
正 We hope to receive a few more orders next week.
析 get是口语词,正式场合最好用receive, arrive等。
误 He can always rely on his wife to get him out from debt.
正 He can always rely on his wife to get him out of debt.
析 get...out of 表示“使…摆脱; 使…逃避; 使…改掉”,其中of不能用from代替。
误 We will be getting out of the train in ten minutes.
正 We will be getting off the train in ten minutes.
误 Have you prepared supper ready?
正 Have you got supper ready?
误 I must prepare everything ready before the party.
正 I must get everything ready before the party.
析 “把…准备好”不可说“prepare ... ready”,而应说“get ... ready”。
误 When I was awaked by a strange noise,I got down from bed in a hurry.
正 When I was awaked by a strange noise,I got out of bed in a hurry.
析 “起床”或“下床”在英语中表示为get up或get out of,而不说get down from。
误 Our factory will get in ten new workers.
正 Our factory will take in〔enroll〕 ten new workers.
析 工厂“招工”应为take in,相当于enroll; get in的意思是“收获; 进入; 请…来”等。
误 You may have got to finish the work before five.
正 You may have to finish the work before five.
析 在现代英语中have got虽与have同义,但是have got不可用在助动词或情态动词之后。
误 He told me that he had got through the term examinations.
正 He told me that he had got through with the term examinations.
析 get through an examination表示“考试及格”。get through with an examination表示“考完”。
误 Let's get him buy us vegetable.
正 Let's get him to buy us vegetable.
误 In this case, how can you expect to get everyone moved?
正 In this case, how can you expect to get everyone moving?
误 I'll like to get it to settle today while we are at it.
正 I'll like to get it settled today while we are at it.
误 He is honest and easy to get along.
正 He is honest and easy to get along with.
析 get along有“相处”的含义,但“与某人相处”,英文是get along with sb。在上句中,不定式短语“to get along”的逻辑宾语是“He”,因此介词with不能省略。
误 I've got the letter for two days.
正 I've got the letter two days ago.
正 It is two days since I got the letter.
误 This building got built in 1932.
正 This building was built in 1932.
误 The restaurant got built in 2000.
正 The restaurant was built in 2000.
误 If you go there alone after dark you might have got attacked or robbed.
误 If you go there alone after dark you might be attacked or robbed.
正 If you go there alone after dark you might get attacked or robbed.
析 get后加过去分词,意思与动词的被动式相似,强调某一事件的发生或动作的结果,通常只指意外的突然的行为。但不是所有的被动结构都能用get来替代be,如 be built, be written, be opened等都不能用get来代替。
误 She got married a man she met in Shanghai.
正 She got married to a man she met in Shanghai.
正 She married a man she met in Shanghai.
析 marry后面可以跟直接宾语,但get married加to后才接宾语。与get married类似的有 get engaged(订婚), get divorced(离婚)。
误 Could I get a glass of beer, please?
正 Could I have a glass of beer, please?
析 get后跟直接宾语,可以表示receive, obtain, fetch, take等意思。但在上面的句子中, get不能代替have,误句的意思是“我可以自己倒一杯啤酒喝吗?”
误 He got a splendid present to her.
正 He got her a splendid present.
正 He got a splendid present for her.
误 Leaves get brown in autumn.
正 Leaves go brown in autumn.
正 Leaves turn brown in autumn.
误 Her face slowly get red.
正 Her face slowly turned red.