'Phrasal Verbs - Get' Quiz

This is a intermediate-level quiz containing 23 multichoice questions from our 'phrasal verbs' quiz category. Simply answer all questions and press the 'Grade Me' button to see your score. This exercise is also available as a printable worksheet.

Phrasal Verbs - Get

Exercise Instructions: Choose the correct answer.

Q1 - I hate getting ........ early in the winter when it's still dark
Q2 - The local residents are getting ....... a petition to protest about the motorway plans
Q3 - Children mustn't get ....... strangers' cars
Q4 - It took her a long time to get ...... the illness
Q5 - He got ...... the bus and showed his travel pass
Q6 - The thieves got ...... with several thousand pounds
Q7 - The teacher asked them to get ........ the work quietly
Q8 - I tried ringing but I couldn't get ...... to her office
Q9 - It took me a long time to get ....... dance music
Q10 - It took him a fortnight to get ....... his pneumonia
Q11 - I find it very hard to get ..... on my salary
Q12 - The bad news really got him ......
Q13 - The plane didn't get ...... until four in the morning
Q14 - Shall we get ......... for a drink at the weekend?
Q15 - I didn't mean to get you ....... trouble
Q16 - I usually get ..... work at half past five
Q17 - It didn't take long for the rumour to get ........
Q18 - It took me a long time to get ....... work because the traffic was terrible
Q19 - It's two o'clock; I must get ..... to the office
Q20 - I find it really hard to get ........ to work until I've read the newspaper
Q21 - He got ......... her at the party and they've been lovers ever since
Q22 - Helen got ........ her bike and rode off
Q23 - I just didn't have time to get ........ to finishing my work

Printable Worksheet

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Q1 - I hate getting ........ early in the winter when it's still dark
 
on
 
off
 
up
Q2 - The local residents are getting ....... a petition to protest about the motorway plans
 
off
 
round
 
up
Q3 - Children mustn't get ....... strangers' cars
 
in
 
on
 
out
Q4 - It took her a long time to get ...... the illness
 
over
 
by
 
in
Q5 - He got ...... the bus and showed his travel pass
 
in
 
on
 
at
Q6 - The thieves got ...... with several thousand pounds
 
off
 
on
 
away
Q7 - The teacher asked them to get ........ the work quietly
 
on
 
on with
 
on to
Q8 - I tried ringing but I couldn't get ...... to her office
 
through
 
over
 
into
Q9 - It took me a long time to get ....... dance music
 
in
 
into
 
by
Q10 - It took him a fortnight to get ....... his pneumonia
 
through to
 
over
 
into
Q11 - I find it very hard to get ..... on my salary
 
in
 
over
 
by
Q12 - The bad news really got him ......
 
up
 
down
 
out
Q13 - The plane didn't get ...... until four in the morning
 
in
 
up
 
by
Q14 - Shall we get ......... for a drink at the weekend?
 
in
 
through
 
together
Q15 - I didn't mean to get you ....... trouble
 
on
 
into
 
onto
Q16 - I usually get ..... work at half past five
 
on
 
out
 
off
Q17 - It didn't take long for the rumour to get ........
 
around
 
in
 
on
Q18 - It took me a long time to get ....... work because the traffic was terrible
 
to
 
in
 
at
Q19 - It's two o'clock; I must get ..... to the office
 
around
 
on
 
back
Q20 - I find it really hard to get ........ to work until I've read the newspaper
 
down
 
on
 
through
Q21 - He got ......... her at the party and they've been lovers ever since
 
over
 
up
 
off with
Q22 - Helen got ........ her bike and rode off
 
in
 
on
 
off
Q23 - I just didn't have time to get ........ to finishing my work
 
round
 
over
 
into

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