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She'll be/get/become better soon

hirashin

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Dear native English speakers,
Which would be used?
(a) Don't worry. She'll be better soon.
(b) Don't worry. She'll get better soon.
(c) Don't worry. She'll become better soon.

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"Become" sounds odd in that context, and I don't think it's correct. There are some exceptions, but "become" is usually used for a noun changing into another noun.

"I want to become a teacher."
"She became a doctor after years of study."
"She became a mother when her son was born."
"His hammer became a piece of junk when he snapped it in half."

Usually, "become" and "turn into" mean the same thing.
 

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Thank you for the help, Julimaruchan. Would (a) and (b) be used?
 

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Regarding (c) I think it's grammatically correct. An adjective can come after "become."
And there are many examples like this one if you Google "become better soon."
 

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I believe you can say "It has become warmer." or "It became dark".
 
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Yeah, I think my aversion to using "become" with adjectives is probably just stylistic now that I think about it. For what it's worth, I don't think "become warmer", "become darker", etc sounds off at all, though I would still be more likely to use "get".
 
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