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    #1

    'To get my wind' = 'to get my breath back'?

    Hi all,

    Is the first expression commonly used?

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    Re: 'To get my wind' = 'to get my breath back'?

    Not as often as the second.
    I'm not a teacher of English, but I have spoken it for (almost) all of my life....

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