|get a life
||change your lifestyle, get it together, get with it
||He never goes out - just stays at home and watches TV. I wish he would get a life!
|get a lift
||get a ride, catch a ride
||I can get a lift with Brian. He's driving to Moncton.
|get a load of that
||look at that, check that out, feast your eyes
||When Marilyn stepped out of the taxi, he said, "Get a load of that!"
|get a move on
||go quickly, vamoose
||We're late! Let's get a move on!
|get a rise
||get an answer, get a response
||Can you get a rise out of him? He doesn't answer me.
|get a shot
||get a needle from a doctor
||You are sick. Maybe you should get a shot of penicillin.
|get a shot at
||shoot at, see the target you want to shoot at
||The buck was partly hidden. I couldn't get a shot at it.
|get a ticket
||receive a note stating you parked or drove illegally
||If you park your car on the sidewalk, you'll get a ticket.
||scold, lecture, give you hell [B]
||Mom got after us for smoking. She told us it was a bad habit.
||make progress, succeed
||Do you want to get ahead in this world? Do you want to succeed?