‘get’이 여기 저기 하도 많이 나와서 이 동사만 잘 써도 영어를 잘 할 것만 같은 느낌이 들 때가 있습니다.
‘get’의 10가지 뜻 알아 보겠습니다.
1. get = 얻다, 사다, 받다
She got a lot of paintings from her uncle.
They got a new pet.
Get your results the next day.
I got my computer at the Apple store.
2. get = ~ 되다, 어떤 상태가 되다
He got annoyed when he heard the bad news.
It must be getting more serious.
Janice has gotten much more open in her attitudes.
Please don’t get angry with me!
3. get = 선물로 받다, 주목을 받다
I got some clothes for Christmas.
His movie got a good review.
I got some books from my girlfriend.
What would you like to get for your birthday?
4. get = 도착하다, 목적지에 도착하다
She got home at 7 o’clock.
She didn’t get to Chicago until after midnight.
I got to work late because of the weather.
I won’t be able to get there until later.
5. get = 가져오다, 되찾다
Get me those books over there, please.
Could you get the wine?
Let me get the shovel and we’ll go to work.
I’ll just get my phone and then we can leave.
6. get = 경험하다, 겪다, 정신적/육체적 상태
He got an idea.
She gets vertigo when she looks out the window.
They get nauseous when they drive.
Peter got frightened by what he thought was a ghost.
7. get = 만들다, 점수를 매기다, 목표를 이루다
Nicklaus got a 70 on that extremely difficult golf course.
The Brazilian team got 4 goals.
She got 29 points that day.
Anthony got 12 rebounds during the game.
8. get = 병에 걸리다
He got a horrible disease while he was traveling.
She got pneumonia and had to go to the hospital.
She got a cold from Tom.
Unfortunately, I got ill from drinking the water while on vacation.
9. get = 자극하다, 원인이 되다, 초래하다
My children finally got me to buy a computer.
My wife got me to pay attention to the speaker.
The class got the teacher to postpone the test.
I wish I could get them to take me seriously!
10. get = ~갚아주다, 복수하다
We’ll get them!
That’ll get him good!
This time I got him.
Just wait until I get you!