Phrasal Verb of the Day

turn down (1)

Today: Fri, 09 Oct 2015

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Meaning: to decrease or lower the volume, heat, power, etc. of an appliance by turning a knob or pressing a button

For example:

  • turn down sth We'd better turn down the volume or the neighbours might complain.

  • turn sth down It's cool enough now, so let's turn the air conditioner down.

Quick Quiz:

You should turn down the television if

a. it's too light

b. it's too loud

c. it's too soft

Phrasal Verb quizzes

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