English English Dictionary

English - English

turn in English:

1. to to


Go to sleep.
I hope to one day speak German as well as you speak English.
Why aren't you going? "Because I don't want to."
It took me more than two hours to translate a few pages of English.
Look at me when I talk to you!
Homeroom teachers should make every effort to keep in touch with their students.
Nobody ever comes to see us in this out-of-the-way village.
If I can get into university, I am hoping to learn to speak two foreign languages.
Fewer workers meant fewer people with money to buy goods.
Franklin Roosevelt was born to a rich and important New York family.
Two roundtrip tickets to Osaka, please.
The president was quoted as saying he would like to visit Japan soon.
You are welcome to the use of our house while we are away on vacation.
It began to rain heavily just as we got to the gate.
According to the weather forecast, the rainy season will set in next week.

English word "turn"(to) occurs in sets:

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2. turn turn


Turn left.
One good turn deserves another.
You should stay away from cults like that before you turn into a moron.
At the turn of the century, children still worked in factories.
Police have failed to turn up any new evidence about the murder.
I never turn my back on a friend in need.
Turn to me for help if you are in difficulty.
I've been waiting since six o'clock and still my turn hasn't come.
No, that's not the right way. You have to turn it the other way round.
I can't turn the shower off. Could you check it for me?
The record is finished. Turn it over.
It's very unlikely that any evidence will turn up to prove Tom's guilt.
Our parents took care of us and now it's our turn to take care of them.
This catterpillar will turn into a beautiful butterfly.
You can't turn the heat off as long as the system is operating.

English word "turn"(turn) occurs in sets:

Vocabulary 6

3. overturned overturned


The Supreme Court overturned a previous decision.
A federal appeals court has overturned a decision in a long-running legal battle over whether Google infringed on Oracle's Java programming language
The train was overturned.
By the way, where's your old man? "Under that over-turned truck."
A farm boy accidentally overturned his wagonload of wheat on the road.
He scattered the coins of the money-changers and overturned their table.

English word "turn"(overturned) occurs in sets:

Word Formation (Year 3)

4. in in


I live in Warsaw.
Half a million children still face malnutrition in Niger.
Back in high school, I got up at 6 a.m. every morning.
Poverty does more to bring out the worst in people and conceal the best than anything else in the world.
Kissing one's spouse in public is considered acceptable behavior in some countries.
In the United States, it takes a minimum of eight years of college to become a medical doctor.
Water, in its natural state, is a fluid.
An estimated 20% of the water used by homeowners in cities is used for their grass.
What you spend time doing in your childhood affects the rest of your life.
The inland taipan, a snake found in Australia, is the most venomous snake in the world.
In North America, business operates on "the customer is always right" principle.
I'm the type who gets nervous in front of people, so I'm bad at speech making.
Please make your reservation one week in advance.
If I should be suddenly spoken to in English, I might run away.
The Democrats haven't decided on their candidates yet, but in any case they're sure to lose.