did get/got up

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flamboyant lad

Senior Member
Hindi
Which of the following sentence is correct?

1. Don't you know today I did get up early in the morning?
2. Don't you know today I got up early in the morning?
 
  • LesStrater

    Senior Member
    English - American
    "I got up early" is more common.
    But both can be correct depending on where the emphasis is placed verbally:

    Why are you so tired tonight?
    Well, I did get up early.
    Well, I got up early. (sarcastic - meaning I did, you didn't)
     
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