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    #1

    Is this sentence correct?

    "The virus got somewhere."

    Is this sentence correct?

    Can I use the verb "get" in that way?

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    Re: Is this sentence correct?

    It's not very natural. Do you mean "The virus appeared somewhere"? You can say "The virus got into my computer somehow" or something similar but the meaning is not the same.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #3

    Re: Is this sentence correct?

    hyen, please note that a better title would have been The virus got somewhere.

    Extract from the Posting Guidelines:

    'Thread titles should include all or part of the word/phrase being discussed.'

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