Neue leute kennenlernen französisch
In American English gotten, although occasionally criticized, is an alternative standard past participle in most senses, esp.
“to receive” and “to acquire”: I have gotten (or got) a dozen replies so far.
"; "We caught something of his theory in the lecture"; "don't catch your meaning"; "did you get it? slang), break free or out, run away or offretaliate, pay (someone) back, hit back at, take revenge on, get even with, strike back at, even the score with, exact retribution on, get your own back on, make reprisal with, be avenged on, settle the score with, give (someone) a taste of his or her own medicine, give tit for tat, take or wreak vengeance onleave, escape, withdraw, quit, take off (informal), exit, go, break out, go away, depart, evacuate, vacate, clear out (informal), abscond, decamp, hook it (slang), free yourself, do a bunk (Brit. It is evident then that the getting of money is not the same thing as economy, for the business of the one is to furnish the means of the other to use them; and what art is there employed in the management of a family but economy, but whether this is a part of it, or something of a different species, is a doubt; for if it is the business of him who is to money to find out how riches and possessions may be procured, and both these arise from various causes, we must first inquire whether the art of husbandry is part of money-getting or something different, and in general, whether the same is not true of every acquisition and every attention which relates to provision.
"; "She didn't get the joke"; "I just don't get him"acquire, get - come into the possession of something concrete or abstract; "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"annoy, devil, gravel, irritate, nark, rile, vex, nettle, rag, bother, chafe, get at, get to - cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations; "Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me"; "It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves"get, catch - grasp with the mind or develop an understanding of; "did you catch that allusion? slang), make good your escape, make your getaway, take it on the lam (U.
slang), get your back upcriticize, attack, blame, put down, knock (informal), flame (informal), carp, have a go (at) (informal), taunt, nag, hassle (informal), pick on, disparage, diss (slang, chiefly U.
This arose probably by dropping the helping verb have from the past perfects have got, has got.
We've got to go, we've got a lot of problems became We got to go, we got a lot of problems.
It is most common as an unstressed syllable: Let's get going! In educated speech the pronunciation (git) in stressed syllables is rare and sometimes criticized. Get is a very common verb which has several different meanings. "; "She earns a lot in her new job"; "this merger brought in lots of money"; "He clears ,000 each month"get - enter or assume a certain state or condition; "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"; "Get going!
When get is an imperative meaning “leave immediately,” the pronunciation is usu. "settle - become resolved, fixed, established, or quiet; "The roar settled to a thunder"; "The wind settled in the West"; "it is settling to rain"; "A cough settled in her chest"; "Her mood settled into lethargy"gain ground, get ahead, make headway, pull ahead, win, gain, advance - obtain advantages, such as points, etc.; "The home team was gaining ground"; "After defeating the Knicks, the Blazers pulled ahead of the Lakers in the battle for the number-one playoff berth in the Western Conference"make, get - give certain properties to something; "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"get - receive a specified treatment (abstract); "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"acquire, get - come into the possession of something concrete or abstract; "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"suffer, sustain, have, get - undergo (as of injuries and illnesses); "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"clutch, prehend, seize - take hold of; grab; "The sales clerk quickly seized the money on the counter"; "She clutched her purse"; "The mother seized her child by the arm"; "Birds of prey often seize small mammals"regrow - grow anew or continue growth after an injury or interruption; "parts of the trunk of this tree can regrow"; "some invertebrates can regrow limbs or their tail after they lost it due to an injury"develop, evolve, acquire - gain through experience; "I acquired a strong aversion to television"; "Children must develop a sense of right and wrong"; "Dave developed leadership qualities in his new position"; "develop a passion for painting"get - give certain properties to something; "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"alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"get - grasp with the mind or develop an understanding of; "did you catch that allusion?