Arsenio’s ESL Podcast: Season 3 – Episode 43 – Vocabulary – Collocations with Get

We’re going over get collocations today! Lots of words are paired with “get,” and here are some of them.

  • Get angry
  • Get in trouble
  • Get behind you
  • Get started
  • Get good grades
  • Get help
  • Get the message
  • Get upset
  • Get in shape
  • Get wet

Complete the sentences with an expression from the Vocabulary skill box.

  1. I think this woman has been hurt. Can you ________________?
  2. If you can’t help her, just say no. She’ll _______________.
  3. Please don’t ________________. I didn’t mean to drop your phone.
  4. I need to join a gym so I can _______________.
  5. Those two always ______________ when they play together.
  6. Let’s __________________ soon. I want to finish by 7 p.m.

Complete the opinions with an expression from the box.

Vocabulary: get a job, get engaged, get home, get lost, get married, get permission, get ready, get the impression.

  1. I think when you ________________, it’s important to have a big wedding.
  2. I think it’s impossible to _________________ with maps and Google maps on our phones.
  3. It shouldn’t take anyone more than 20 minutes to ________________ for the game.
  4. I usually _________________ around 6pm on weekdays by train.

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