Get and See


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Get verb – To acquire complete knowledge, understanding, or skill in.
Usage example: I'm not sure I ever got the new math

See is a synonym for get in understand topic. In some cases you can use "See" instead a verb "Get", when it comes to topics like find, know, find out.
Nearby Word: getting
Synonyms for Get


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See verb – To have a clear idea of.
Usage example: I see your point

Get is a synonym for see in understand topic. You can use "Get" instead a verb "See", if it concerns topics such as appreciate, find, know, find out. informal substitute
Nearby Words: seen, seeing
Synonyms for See

Common collocations

girl get girl see girl
life get life see life
people get people see people
name get name see name
Other nouns: look, point, time, way, shot, ending.
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