Übersetzung von “back” — Englisch-Türkisch Wörterbuch


adverb uk /bæk/ us

A1 where someone or something was before

When do you go back to college?
I put it back in the cupboard.

B1 in a direction behind you

geriye doğru
Anna stepped back.
Flint leaned back in his chair.

A2 as a reply or reaction to something

cevap, karşılık olarak
UK to ring back/ US to call back
I signalled to her and she waved back.

B1 to the state something or someone was in before

geri, eski haline doğru
Hopefully things will get back to normal again now.
I'm sure we can put it back together again (= repair it).
Try to go back to sleep.

B2 at or to an earlier time

öncelere, geçmişe ya da geçmişte, öncesinde
We first met back in 1973.
Looking back, I think we did the right thing.

B2 in a direction away from something

uzağa, öteye, geriye doğru
He pulled back the curtain.
back and forth also backwards and forwards

in one direction, then the opposite way, then in the original direction again many times

ileri geri, git gel, sürekli aynı yönde ve geri
He has to travel back and forth between London and Paris every week.

(Übersetzung von “back adverb” aus dem Cambridge Lernerwörterbuch Englisch–Türkisch © Cambridge University Press)