What does "get down" mean? Could you give me some examples too?
In the case of this video, "gets down to the end of his life" has been used to informally mean "reaches the end of his life." "Get down to [something/some place]" can be used in a literal or metaphorical sense. Ex: Once you get down to the end of the street, turn right. Ex: Get down to the end of the aisle to find the chips. "Get down" is actually an expression that can be used in diverse ways. It can mean to write something down: Ex: Let me grab a pen. I want to get this down on paper. Ex: Can you get this down? I want to record the meeting. Or to mean depress or sadden someone. Ex: Rainy days get me down. Ex: I get down when I don't do well at school.