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Sentences Using Verb 'Get' · English Daily Use

by Manik Joshi


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This Book Covers The Following Topics:1. ENGLISH VERB — 'GET'2. Meanings of Main Verb 'GET'3. GET + THIRD FORM OF VERB3A. Get + Third Form of Verb3B. Have/Has + Got + Third Form of Verb3C. Got + Third Form of Verb3D. Had + Got + Third Form of Verb3E. Will + Get + Third Form of Verb3F. Will + Have + Got + Third Form of Verb3G. Modal Verbs + Get + Third Form of Verb3H. Getting + Third Form of Verb3I. Verb + To + Get + Third Form of Verb4. GET TO + FIRST FORM OF VERB4A. Get To + First Form of Verb4B. Got To + First Form of Verb4C. Will + Get To + First Form of Verb5. HAVE + GOT TO + FIRST FORM OF VERB6. 'GET' + ADJECTIVE7. 'GET' + USED TO8. Use of 'Get' In Causative Sentences9. English Idioms With 'Get'10. Phrasal Verbs With 'Get'11. Other Sentences With 'Get'12. Conjugation of Verb 'Get'ExercisesSample This:1. ENGLISH VERB — 'GET'Get is an irregular verb. Its three forms are as follows:First Form (Base Form) — GETSecond Form (Past Form) — GOTThird Form (Past Participle) — GOT/GOTTENPresent Perfect of 'Get' – Have/Has Got || Have/Has GottenPast Perfect of 'Get' — Had Got || Had GottenGotten (past participle form of 'get') is generally used in Spoken American English. Gotten is incorrect in British English.-ING Form of 'Get' — GettingInfinitive of 'Get' — To GetIMPORTANT NOTE:"Have/has got" is the 'Present Perfect' Form of 'get'. But it is mainly used in the present indefinite (simple) tense. "Have/has got" is generally used with 'simple present meaning' to show characteristics, ownership, illnesses, and relationships.'Have got' and 'has got' have the same meaning as 'have' and 'has' respectively. They can be used as present indefinite (simple) tenses.Affirmative Sentences —They have got computers. = They have computers.He has got a computer. = He has a computer.Negative Sentences —They have not got computers. = They do not have computers.He has not got a computer. = He does not have a computer.Note:- Negative form of 'have/has got' is made by adding 'not' between 'have/has' and 'got'; whereas, negative form of 'have/has' is made by using 'do/does not'.Interrogative Sentences —Have they got computers? = Do they have computers?Has he got a computer? = Does he have a computer?Note:- Interrogative pattern of 'have/has got' is made by putting auxiliary verb 'have/has' before the subject; whereas Interrogative pattern of 'have/has' is made by putting auxiliary verb 'Do/Does' before the subject.However, in past events you should prefer using 'had' instead of 'had got' ' to show characteristics, ownership, illnesses, and relationships.More Common — They had computers. They did not have computers. Did they have computers?Less Common — They had got computers. They had not got computers. Had they got computers?Also Note: Use of 'have got' and 'has got' in present perfect tenses:Pattern: Have/has got + past participle of verbA project has got stuck. || Many projects have got stuck.And, in past perfect tenses you should use 'had got'.A project had got stuck. || Many projects had got stuck.English Verb 'Get' can be used in a number of patterns and has lots of different uses and meanings.—A. "Get" is used as a main verb with many different meanings.B. "Get" is used in several idioms.C. "Get" is used in several phrasal verbs.Meanings of Main Verb 'GET'MOST COMMON MEANINGS OF "GET" AS A MAIN VERB ARE AS FOLLOWS:to receive / to obtain or acquire (to gain, attain, achieve something) / to bring / to receive prison term / to receive broadcasts / to buy something / to earn / to receive marks or grade in an exam / to become affected by (a disease or bodily condition) / to be infected with an illness, etc. / to start doing something / to arrive/come/reach / to move to a particular direction or place, etc.

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Manik Joshi
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Manik Joshi (Author)

Manik Joshi Was Born On Jan 26, 1979 At Ranikhet And Is Permanent Resident Of Haldwani, Kumaon Zone Of India. He Is An Internet Marketer By Profession. He Is Interested In Domaining (Business Of Buying And Selling Domain Names), Web Designing (Cre...

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