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  • Get Back To – Phrasal Verb of the Day

    Today’s phrasal verb of the day is: Get Back To

    Infinitive form: Get Back To

    Present Tense: Get Back To/ Gets Back To

    ing form: Getting Back To

    Past tense: Got Back To

    Past Participle: Got Back To/ Gotten Back To

     

    Get Back To is an inseparable English phrasal verb. It can be used in the following way:

    When you talk to someone at a later time either because you are restricted by time (i.e.:preoccupied, busy, etc) or you have obtained additional or new information that you didn’t have earlier

    1.  Mrs. Baker got too busy and realized that she still hasn’t gotten back to the students about the final results of the exam.

    2.  My friends asked me to get back to them to let them know I’ve arrived home safely.

     

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    Exercises: Write your answers in comments and we will correct them.

    Fill in the gaps from the video above:

     

    Complete the sentences below with the correct form of Get Back To.

    1. Your father said that you need to ____ ____ ___ him once you’ve successfully contacted your sister.

    2. Suzette still hasn’t _____ ___ ___ me after the incident at the mall yesterday. I hope she’s okay and that she’ll _____ ____ ___ me soon.

    3. Can I ___ ____ __ you with that information? I’d have to check with my clients first.

    4.I promise I’ll be fine.  ____ ____ __ is the first thing I’ll do tomorrow morning.

    5. The detective told John to  ____ ___ __  him he remembers the suspect’s name.

     

    Change the example sentences above to negative sentences (or positive, if the sentence is already negative). Then change them to questions.