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    #1

    Is it okay to say "He gets a suspension" if somebody is suspended.

    The one who takes bribes can get a suspension. (He/she can get suspended).

    Can we use "get a suspension" in this way?

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    Aamir the Global Citizen

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    Re: Is it okay to say "He gets a suspension" if somebody is suspended.

    Yes, the person got a suspension, or (as you indicated in your post) was suspended.

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