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    get through

    Hi

    Is it OK to say: I couldn't get through to my parents; lines were engaged/busy all the time.

    Thanks

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    Re: get through

    Quote Originally Posted by GUEST2008 View Post
    Hi

    Is it OK to say: I couldn't get through to my parents; lines were engaged/busy all the time.

    Thanks
    Yes, that's how you say it.

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    Re: get through

    Quote Originally Posted by Raymott View Post
    Yes, that's how you say it.
    I thought it should be: get through with my parents...


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    Re: get through

    Quote Originally Posted by GUEST2008 View Post
    I thought it should be: get through with my parents...

    No, that would be wrong

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