Today’s collocation challenge focuses on some nouns that collocate with the phrasal verb get over and some different meanings of this phrasal verb.
First, look at these different definitions for get over:
- deal with or gain control of something (synonym: overcome)
- return to your usual state of health or happiness etc. (similar to recover)
- make something clear to somebody (if you get something over to someone, you communicate your message clearly)
Definitions adapted from Oxford Learner’s Dictionaries online
Now for today’s challenge. Match the nouns in the outer circle of the image below according to meanings 1, 2 or 3.
Check back on this page in a few days’ time to see the answers.