Translation of "onto" - English-Turkish dictionary

onto

preposition ( also on to) uk us /ˈɒntuː/
MOVING

B1 used to show movement into or on a particular place

...ın/in üzerine/üstüne
The sheep were loaded onto trucks.
Can you get back onto the path?
hold/grip, etc onto sth

to hold something

bir şeyi sıkı sıkıya tutmak; tutunmak
Hold onto my hand before we cross the road.
TALKING

B2 used to show that you are starting to talk about a different subject

(başka bir konuya) ...ya/ye geçiş
Can we move onto the next item on the agenda?
be onto sb

to know that someone has done something wrong or illegal

hatasını/yasa dışı yapılanları bilmek; haberdar olmak; peşinde olmak
She knows we're onto her and she's trying to get away.
Who put the police onto (= told the police about) her?
be onto sth

to know or discover something useful or important

faydalı/önemli bir şeyi keşfetmek/bilmek
Researchers think they may be onto something big.
Can you put me onto (= tell me about) a good dentist?

(Translation of “onto” from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English–Turkish © Cambridge University Press)