*get by*

*get by*

No more tips till 2010 as I am on holiday!!!
Have a good Christmas and drive carefully if you are travelling.

Definition: to manage to survive or cope with a difficult situation.
(This phrasal verb has more than one meaning)

E.g.1. My English isn’t great yet, but I get by. I have to use a lot of hand gestures though!
E.g.2. Many people in the world have to get by on one dollar a day.

This phrasal verb can’t be separated.

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