Advanced English Expressions with GET
Get is one of the most used verbs in the English language. Therefore it is not surprise that there are many phrasal verbs and expressions containing it. This post is for upper-intermediate and advanced students and it looks at advanced English expressions with ‘get’.
Get hold/ahold of (idiom) = reach someone by telephone/message/text etc
‘I couldn’t get ahold of Tom so I couldn’t ask him to join us tonight.’
Get a feel for something = begin to understand how to do something or use something
‘When you learn to drive you have to get a feel for using the gears and pedals. After a while, you do it all automatically.’