|get along (with)
||Be on good terms / work well with.
||I get along (well) with my mother-in-law.
||What exactly are you trying to get at?
||The robbers got away in a black car.
|get by (on)
||Manage to cope or to survive.
||It’s difficult to get by on a low salary.
|get down to
||Start to actually do something.
||It’s time to get down to some serious work!
||How did the burglar get in?
|get into (+ noun)
||How did the burglar get into the house?
||1) Leave (bus, train, plane).
2) Remove from something.
|1) Get off the bus at Trafalgar Square.
2) She’s trying to get off the stain.
||Board (bus, train, plane)
||You can pay when you get on the bus.
|get on with
||Continue to do something / make progress
||Be quiet and get on with your homework.
|get on (well) with
||Have a good relationship with
||I get on very well with my colleagues.
||How did he get out?
|get out of (+noun)
||How did he get out of the house?
|get out of (+verb)
||Avoid doing something
||Some husbands manage to get out of
doing any housework.
||Recover from (illness, disappointment)
||Charlie had the ‘flu but he got over it.
|get rid of
||It’s difficult to get rid of old habits.
|get round (to)
||Find the necessary time to do something.
||I finally got round to making the list that I promised.
||Meet each other
||Let’s get together for lunch one day.
||Rise / leave bed
||I usually get up at 7 o’clock.
||1) Give something free of charge.
2) Reveal something.
|1) He gave away most of his paintings.
2) The names of the witnesses will not begiven away.
||Return something to its owner.
||He promised to give back the money he borrowed..
||Stop ing something.
||Sarah gave up smoking five years ago.
||Treat something briefly so as to avoid embarrassing details.
||The director glossed over the recent drop in sales.
|go along (with)
||Agree with; accept.
||Alex tends to go along with anything his wife says.
|go in for
||Have something as an interest or hobby.
||She doesn’t really go in for sports.
||Pete went through a lot of pain after the accident.
||Spend one’s childhood / become an adult
||He grew up in a small village in the mountains.