‘Get’ is probably the most overused English verb and here are some examples of the different meanings it has:
= to receive
I got lots of presents for my birthday.
She got a phone call from her previous company.
= to earn, to buy, to obtain
How much did you get for your old car?
Where did you get those lovely shoes from?
She’s just got a new job in advertising.
= to experience or suffer something bad or an illness:
They got very bad stomach ache after eating at the new restaurant.
He’s got so many problems, he doesn’t know what to do.
To be continued…