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Got to know him at the party



 
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Got to know him at the party #1 (permalink) Sun Jan 23, 2011 22:06 pm   Got to know him at the party
 

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #265 "Gerund and Infinitive Practice (4)", question 3

I got ......... him at the party.

(a) knows
(b) to know
(c) knowing
(d) knew

English Grammar Tests, Elementary Level

ESL/EFL Test #265 "Gerund and Infinitive Practice (4)", answer 3

I got to know him at the party.

Correct answer: (b) to know

Your answer was: incorrect
I got knowing him at the party.
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why not I got knowing him at the party
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Got to know him at the party #2 (permalink) Sun Jan 23, 2011 23:58 pm   Got to know him at the party
 

'Got to know' is a set phrase. Knowing doesn't work there.
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