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    I couldn't get the computer working?

    Can you say like the following? Why not "I couldn't get the computer to work"? Is the following possible?

    ex)I couldn't get the computer working?

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    Re: I couldn't get the computer working?

    Use: "I couldn't get the computer to work"

    It is more understandable than "I couldn't get the computer working.'

    Other examples:
    I couldn't get the printer to print.
    I couldn't get the computer to boot up.
    I couldnt get the computer to store files.

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