Worry / gets worried

Discussion in 'English Only' started by kanu, Dec 19, 2011.

  1. kanu

    kanu Senior Member

    China worries about India's Agni - 5 missile test.
    China gets worried about India's Agni - 5 missile test.

    I want to ask, is it idiomatic to say second one using GET ?
     
  2. sdgraham

    sdgraham Senior Member

    Oregon, USA
    USA English
    Your proposed sentence ruins a perfectly good one. Some people might say the wordy version, however.
     

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