This page is about the phrasal verb get over
to recover from something like an illness or a shock
- get over sth How long did it take you to get over the illness?
- get over sth Tony was heartbroken when his girlfriend left him, and it took him ages to get over it.
Nouns often used as objects with get over: illness, virus, cold, operation, accident, injury, shock, trauma, heartbreak
Aunty Madge is fine now, but it took her a long time to get over
Contributor: Matt Errey