they got

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Usage note
The combination of "get" with an adjective is often translated into Spanish as a pronominal verb. For example: "to get bored" ("aburrirse"), "to get tired" ("cansarse"), "to get married" ("casarse").
they got(
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (they obtained)
a. consiguieron (plural)
I can't believe they got the gold medal!¡No puedo creer que consiguieron la medalla de oro!
b. obtuvieron (plural)
I'm proud of the boys. They got top grades at school.Estoy orgulloso de los chicos. Obtuvieron las mejores notas en la escuela.
2. (they purchased)
a. compraron (plural)
They got five cases of beer for the party, but I don't think it's enough.Compraron cinco cajas de cerveza para la fiesta, pero no creo que sea suficiente.
3. (they received)
a. recibieron (plural)
I don't know what's happening in that department, but they got an email saying there would be an emergency meeting.No sé que está pasando en ese departamento, pero recibieron un correo electrónico diciendo que habría una reunión de emergencia.
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