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    Question i got a flat tire

    hello guys!!!

    Yesterday whe I was working a had a problem with muy truck's tire, it was flat.... I had to write a report about it, because the mechanic need it to fix the problem.... but... my questions is.... did I write the repor right?
    Here is What I wrote:
    "... I was working and suddenly I got a flat tire...."
    ---> Am I using the verb get right <----- I always have troubles whit this verb i makes me craizy!!!!!
    thanks in advance!!!!

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    Default Re: i got a flat tire

    Quote Originally Posted by rogergm62 View Post
    hello guys!!!

    Yesterday when I was working I had a problem with my truck's tire, it was flat.... I had to write a report about it, because the mechanic need it to fix the problem.... but... my questions is.... did I write the report right?
    Here is what I wrote:
    "... I was working and suddenly I got a flat tire...."
    ---> Am I using the verb get right <----- I always have troubles whit this verb i makes me craizy!!!!!
    thanks in advance!!!!
    Since you do not have a tire, it is incorrect.

    "While I was working, my truck's tire got a flat".

    I would always try to persuade people to find another word than "get". So "my truck's tire was punctured".

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    Talking Re: i got a flat tire

    Quote Originally Posted by Anglika View Post
    Since you do not have a tire, it is incorrect.

    "While I was working, my truck's tire got a flat".

    I would always try to persuade people to find another word than "get". So "my truck's tire was punctured".
    Thanks!!! I thought "flat" was a verb.....

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