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  1. LordEvil
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    How can I use get?

    Hello teachers. I am a student from Brazil and I don't understand how to use get and got. When I use get and when I use got?

    Here some examples:

    He got checked out there.
    Why I use GOT in this case?

    The dog get poisoned by the water.
    Why I use GET in this case?

    Jeremy got interviewed by Ellie.
    Why I use GET in this case?

    Thank you all!


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    #2

    Re: How can I use get?

    Are you learning British English or American English?

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    Post Re: How can I use get?

    [quote=LordEvil;460188]Hello teachers. I am a student from Brazil and I don't understand how to use get and got. When I use get and when I use got?

    (Not a teacher)

    He got checked out there.(happened in the past)
    Why I use GOT in this case?

    The dog get poisoned by the water.(it is still happening or true until now)
    Why I use GET in this case?

    Jeremy got interviewed by Ellie.(happened in the past)
    Why I use GET in this case?


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    Re: How can I use get?

    The dog get poisoned by the water.(it is still happening or true until now)
    Why I use GET in this case?


    Whether you use 'to get' or 'to be' depends...

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    Post Re: How can I use get?

    The dog gets poisoned by the water every time he/she goes there.(it is still happening or true until now)
    i think it should be gets


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    Re: How can I use get?

    mamen
    Focus on what the threaded asked: 'get' or 'got' in the sentences AS GIVEN!

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    Post Re: How can I use get?

    Quote Originally Posted by David L. View Post
    mamen
    Focus on what the threaded asked: 'get' or 'got' in the sentences AS GIVEN!
    OK sorry

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