wrong way (1)

This page is about the collocation wrong way (1)

collocation pattern: adjective + noun

Meaning

wrong direction

For example

  • We're going the wrong way. We should be heading north, not south.

  • You're turning the screw the wrong way. Turn it the other way instead.

Note:
A related collocation is "right way"

Quick Quiz

We're going the wrong way. We should have

a. gone by train

b. left earlier

c. turned left

Contributor: Matt Errey