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He copped it

English Meaning 1

He was hit

English Example 1

“This woman was so angry, she was waving a stick around and Sam copped it in the neck”
(Learn English tip: Usually we use ‘this’ when we have something close to us we can point to, however when we speak English about a person, we often use ‘this’, even though the person is not around, it means it doesn’t matter who she was, but this was the woman that was angry)

English Meaning 2

He was told off / reprimanded (when we speak English)

English Example 2

“Did she get in trouble?”
“Yes she copped it big time from the coach, she’s suspended for two games now I think”

Translation

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