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    #1

    get to keep the cookie

    If there is a chance a person might be promoted but he has to work hard to get, can I say to a person "If you work hard you might get to keep the cookie."?

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    #2

    Re: get to keep the cookie

    Maybe in Am E. I've never heard it in the UK.
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    #3

    Re: get to keep the cookie

    I don't think so.

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