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Autor:  Márcio Osório
E-mail:  rec165701@yahoo.com.br
Data:  23/ABR/2005 4:06 PM
Assunto:  Re: Get things done
Mensagem:  Main verb + auxiliary passive verb structure

Get = main verb
made = auxiliary passive verb, as in "Ricardo got it made all right!"
done = auxiliary passive verb, as in "R got a lot of work done"
told = auxiliary passive verb, as in "R just got told the coolest thing about himself!"

Hope others help you understand it better.

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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Get things done  –  Renato  23/ABR/2005, 11:04 AM
 Re: Get things done  –  Márcio Osório  23/ABR/2005, 4:06 PM

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