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1

Comunicar

Get across (trans), put across (trans) 

Communicate, be able to communicate 

She's very successful at getting across her ideas 

Putting across new ideas can be difficult

2

Meterse con alguien

Get at (trans) 

Taunt, tease 

Instead of always getting at me, tell me what's up

3

Recuperar

Get back (trans) 

Recover 

I returned the item and got my money back

4

Arreglárselas, pasar con

Get by (interns) 

Manage on means available 

It's a miracle they manage to get by on his salary!

5

Deprimir, bajar la moral

Get down (trans) 

Depress, sadden, cast down 

Don't let life get you down! Bounce right back!

6

Llevarse bien con

Get on with (trans) 

Be friendly with, stand well with, get along with 

Ian is so friendly he gets on with everyone he meets

7

Escaparse de una actividad (obligación)

Get out of (trans) 

Manage to avoid, elude, scape 

Some people will do anything to get out of washing up!

8

Vencer, resolver, superar

Get over (trans) 

Solve, surmount, overcome 

Great! I've finally got over my fear of exams!

9

Superar o recuperarse de una enfermedad

Get over (trans) 

Recover from (illness) 

It only took me three days to get over my cold

10

Sacar tiempo para

Get round to + ING (trans) 

Find time to, manage to 

He finally got round to writing to his old mother!

11

Comunicar por teléfono, conseguir comuidacion

Get through (interns) 

Achieve telephone communication 

Operator? I can't get through to the number I want