- For Teachers
Meaning: Continue doing something
Example: The teacher asked the pupils to GET ON with some work quietly as she had to leave the classroom.
Meaning: Enter a bus, train, plane, etc.
Example: We GOT ON the train at Plymouth and went up to London.
Meaning: Make progress, deal with something with a reasonable degree of success
Example: How are you GETTING ON with your Spanish lessons?
Meaning: Have a good relationship
Example: We have always GOT ON well.
Meaning: Become old, age
Example: He's GETTING ON now and doesn't work so hard.
Meaning: Be late or near an arranged time
Example: I must get home now; it's GETTING ON.
Meaning: Wear, fit
Example: I have put so much weight on that I couldn't GET my old suits ON.
Example: I must be GETTING ON; I have other things to do this evening.
Other Phrasal Verbs
We have 66 phrasal verbs with 'GET'