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    a few collocations of "turn in"

    Dear teachers,

    Would you tell me whether the given below usages of phrasal verb “turn in” are common in your area?

    I want you to turn in a good history paper.

    When the football season was over, we turned in our uniforms.

    turn in = hand in = to give to someone; deliver to someone

    "Why should I turn in my homework? He doesn't grade it for about a week, anyway."

    "He says your homework is due on a certain day and then he lets people turn it in later.

    turn in one's homework = give one's homework for inspection

    She turned them in to the police for breaking the street light.

    turn in = to inform on; report

    They turned in their old money for new.

    turn in = to give in return for something

    We were tired, so we turned in about nine o'clock.

    turn in = to go to bed

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    Last edited by vil; 28-Dec-2010 at 16:13.

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