30/7/18 Many useful phrasal verbs with TURN

  • Turn on/off — To switch a machine or light on or off.

Turn off the light, I’m trying to sleep!”

  • Turn around — To move so that you’re facing the opposite direction.

“Sally was about to get on the plane, but she turned around when someone called her name.”

  • Turn up — When someone that was lost is found unexpectedly.

“Anything I lose usually turns up under the couch. It’s my cat’s favorite hiding place.”