The English verb 'turn around' is pronounced as [tɜːn əˈraʊnd].
Related to: phrasal verb.
3 forms of verb turn around: Infinitive (turn around), Past Simple - (turned around), Past Participle - (turned around).
Here are the past tense forms of the verb turn around
👉 Forms of verb turn around in future and past simple and past participle.
❓ What is the past tense of turn around.
Turn around: Past, Present, and Participle Forms
|Base Form||Past Simple||Past Participle|
|turn around [tɜːn əˈraʊnd]||
turned around [tɜːnd əˈraʊnd]
turned around [tɜːnd əˈraʊnd]
What are the 2nd and 3rd forms of the verb turn around?
🎓 What are the past simple, future simple, present perfect, past perfect, and future perfect forms of the base form (infinitive) 'turn around'?
Learn the three forms of the English verb 'turn around'
- the first form (V1) is 'turn around' used in present simple and future simple tenses.
- the second form (V2) is 'turned around' used in past simple tense.
- the third form (V3) is 'turned around' used in present perfect and past perfect tenses.
What are the past tense and past participle of turn around?
The past tense and past participle of turn around are: turn around in past simple is turned around, and past participle is turned around.
What is the past tense of turn around?
The past tense of the verb "turn around" is "turned around", and the past participle is "turned around".
Past simple — turn around in past simple turned around
Future simple — turn around in future simple is turn around (will + V1).
Present Perfect — turn around in present perfect tense is turned around (have/has + V3).
Past Perfect — turn around in past perfect tense is turned around (had + V3).
turn around regular or irregular verb?
👉 Is 'turn around' a regular or irregular verb? The verb 'turn around' is .
Examples of Verb turn around in Sentences
- By the time I turned around the light was still on but the woman was gone (Past Simple)
- Don’t turn around! (Present Simple)
- I looked into my rearview mirror and saw a car attempting to turn around on the narrow road (Past Simple)
- I don't like to sleep with my head pointing north. Will you help me turn the bed around? (Future Simple)
- I did recently hear that he has turned his life around, but I'm done with him. I hope to never see him again (Past Simple)
- He was hired by the board of directors to help turn around the ruined company’s reputation (Past Simple)
- The new SMM strategy turned around brand recognition (Past Simple)
- A charity foundation will help turn these orphans around (Future Simple)
- Let’s turn the whole idea around and look at it from a different point of view (Present Simple)
- Last week he agreed to vote for me, but this week he turned around (Past Simple)
Definitions of Turn Around
- When someone or something moves until it faces the opposite direction.
- When a previously bad situation is reversed, and begins improving.
- Turnaround (n.) used as a noun means a great improvement in a bad situation.