Google
English-Test.net
Find penpals and make new friends today!
 
periodic wage paid to someone for work; pay
enthusiasm
posture
bulk
salary
full quiz correct answer
 
Username
Password
 Remember me? 
Search   Album   FAQ   Memberlist   Profile   Private messages   Register   Log in 

What does this phrasal verb mean: "get on with"?



 
ESL/EFL Worksheets and Handouts for Students Printable, photocopiable, clearly structured
Designed for teachers and individual learners
For use in a classroom, at home, on your PC
ESL Forum | English Teacher Explanations (ESL Tests)
To account for | Got the most marks of all
listening exercisestell a friend
Message
Author
What does this phrasal verb mean: "get on with"? #1 (permalink) Thu Feb 03, 2005 23:53 pm   What does this phrasal verb mean: "get on with"?
 

Test No. incompl/elem-14 "Computers", question 1

How are you getting on ......... your new computer?

(a) at
(b) with
(c) by
(d) for

Test No. incompl/elem-14 "Computers", answer 1

How are you getting on with your new computer?

Correct answer: (b) with

Your answer was: incorrect
How are you getting on for your new computer?
_________________________

can you explain for me why not for but the truth answer is with, i still don't understand can you explain for me more please
tomy tran
Guest





Get on with #2 (permalink) Fri Feb 04, 2005 12:12 pm   Get on with
 

This expression means manage How are you getting on with your computer? means: What sort of progress are you making with your computer?
_________________
English as a Second Language
You can read my ESL story Present Simple
Alan
Co-founder
Alan Townend

Joined: 27 Sep 2003
Posts: 16542
Location: UK

In this story you'll learn everything about the passive voiceEnglish grammar exercises — improve your English knowledge and vocabulary skillsAre you a native speaker of English? Then you should read this!Start exploring the English language today! Subscribe to free email English course
Display posts from previous:   
To account for | Got the most marks of all
ESL Forum | English Teacher Explanations (ESL Tests) All times are GMT + 1 Hour
Page 1 of 1
Latest topics on English Forums
Meaning of a red rag to a bullDifference between rise and raiseWhat is the difference between 'talk' and 'talk to'?Outstanding paymentYour original clientsMeaning of gatherMeaning of good groundsDifference between conversation and dialogueCatch her outDifference between different and diverseMeaning of calling forDifference between model and frameDifference between the same and identical

 
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
Subscribe to FREE email English course
First name E-mail