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Making Sense of Grammar
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Get能表現不可抗力的接受, 而take不會。

  1. I got ants in my room.
  2. She got her hair in a tangle (because the wind blew).
  3. The camera got dust in it. (McIntyre, 2005)

(1-3)裡的got都不能以took替代。如果用take的話,變成「故意拿/帶」的意思,例如:

  1. I took ants into my room. (我(故意)帶螞蟻到我房間)
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