Translation of get back in Spanish:
- 1verb + adverb 1.1 we were very late getting back to Tulsahow are you getting back?volvimos or regresamos a Tulsa muy tardeOK, get back to work everybody to get back to what I was saying, …¿cómo vuelves or (in Latin America also) te regresas?they've decided to get back together again he let the other runner get back in frontvolviendo a lo que decía, …1.2 (retreat, move behind) See examples: get back!dejó que el otro corredor se le volviera a adelantarget back behind the barrier¡retrocedan!vuelvan a ponerse detrás de la barrera
- 3verb + object + adverb 3.1(return, redeliver) (book/borrowed item)you must get it back to me before Fridaycan you get the children back here by eleven?me lo tienes que devolver antes del viernes3.2 (put back, replace) See examples: to get something back in/out¿puedes traer a los niños de vuelta antes de las once?lift up the sofa so I can get the carpet back under itvolver a poner/a sacar algolevanta el sofá para que pueda volver a colocar la alfombra debajo
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