get (some time) to (do something)

Use this phrase to talk about some time when you're able to rest, to have fun, to spend time with your friends, or other things that you enjoy:

I hope that we can get some time to do some shopping while we're there.

I got a couple of weeks to stay at home and relax between when I finished my previous job and when I started this one.

You can also use the phrase "have (some time) to (do something)":

We'll have some time to rest in the afternoon before the banquet.

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