Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Turkish translation of “on”

on

preposition
 
 
/ɒn/
SURFACE A1 on a surface of something
üstüne, üstünde
We put all of our medicine on a high shelf.On or offGeneral location and orientation
PLACE A2 in a particular place
...da/de
the diagram on page 22 I met her on a ship.On or offGeneral location and orientation
RECORDING/PERFORMANCE A2 used to show the way in which something is recorded or performed
(tv. vs.) ...da/de; gösterimde; programda
What's on television tonight?Recording sounds and images
TOUCHING B2 used to show what happens as a result of touching something
...ile; kullanımında
I cut myself on a knife.
SUBJECT B1 about
hakkında, ...da/de/dair; ...ile ilgili
a book on pregnancyRegarding and concerningLinking and relating
MONEY/TIME A2 used to show what money or time is used for
(zaman ve para sarfetmede) ...da/de
I've wasted too much time on this already. She refuses to spend more than £20 on a pair of shoes.
NEXT TO B1 next to or along the side of
(yanında, civarda) ...da/de
The post office is on Bateman Street.On or offGeneral location and orientationNext to and beside
DATE/DAY A1 used to show the date or day when something happens
(gün ve tarih belirtmede) ...tarihinde; ...gününde; ...da/de
He's due to arrive on 14 February. I'm working on my birthday.Describing when something happened or will happen
USING B1 using something
(telefon vs.)...da/de
I spoke to Mum on the phone.Using and misusing
AFTER happening after something and often because of it
...da/de
The Prince was informed on his return to the UK.Describing when something happened or will happen
TRANSPORT A2 used to show some methods of travelling
(araç, vasıta vs.) ...ile; ...da/de
Did you go over on the ferry? Sam loves travelling on buses.Travelling
FOOD/FUEL/DRUGS B2 used to show something that is used as food, fuel, or a drug
(yiyecek, yakıt, ilaç vs.) ...ile; kullanarak
This radio runs on batteries. I can't drink wine because I'm on antibiotics.Using and misusing
be on a committee/panel, etc to be a member of a group or organization
kurul/jüri/komite üyesi olmak
She's on the playgroup committee.Employees and colleagues
have/carry sth on you to have something with you
yanında/üstünde bulundurmak/taşımak
Do you have your driving licence on you?Having and owning - general words
be on me/him, etc informal used to show who is paying for something
parası/ödemesi benden/ondan vs. olmak
This meal is on me.Paying and spending money
(Definition of on preposition from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “on” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

first:

(a person or thing) coming before all others in order, time, amount, quality, or importance

Word of the Day

Countability – grammar codes

by Dom Glennon​​,
November 26, 2014
Advices and informations Have you ever noticed strange codes in square brackets on entries in Cambridge Dictionaries Online and wondered what they mean? These are grammar codes, giving you a brief summary of how that word behaves grammatically. More information can be obtained by hovering your cursor over the code, and there’s

Read More 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Read More