單字延伸| Turn的各種用法


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編輯/陳佩祺

玩遊戲時輪到你該怎麼說?你來到一個新城市、找了個新工作,準備迎接一個新的開始又要怎麼說?跟著Anna來看看turn有哪些用法吧。

Turn

1. 轉身/彎
2. 變成
3. have a funny turn 身體微恙
4. 打開/關
5. turn up 到達
6. It’s your turn 該你了

片語:

1. Turn a blind eye to 忽略(假裝不知道)

2. Turn your back on 轉身離開
David turns his back on the project that is failing. David離開了那個成效不佳的專案。

3. Turn your hand to 轉而做…
After some years of acting career, Anna turned her hand to English teaching. 當了幾年演員之後,Anna轉而去教英文。

4. Turn sb’s head 吸引目光(因為有魅力)
I turned many heads when I wore my red dress. 我穿那件紅色洋裝時,吸引了不少人的目光。

5. Turn your nose up at 不喜歡、謝絕
Anna turned her nose up at the pineapple cake. Anna謝絕了別人給的鳳梨蛋糕。

6. Turn it on its head 將意思反著解釋

7. Turn over a new leaf 有新的開始

8. Turn your stomach 令人作嘔

9. Turn sth upside down 將….弄得亂七八糟、天翻地覆
My world was turned upside down when he walked in to deliver the news. 他走進來告訴我的消息,讓我的世界天翻地覆。

10. Turn back the clock 回到過去

11. Turn a corner 有進步(事情有轉變)
I didn’t know how to make the plan work at first, but I turned a corner after asking someone for advice. 一開始我不知道要怎麼執行這個計畫,但在我詢問別人意見後,終於有了轉機。

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