Translation of "on" - English-Turkish dictionary

on

preposition uk us /ɒn/
SURFACE

A1 on a surface of something

üstüne, üstünde
We put all of our medicine on a high shelf.
PLACE

A2 in a particular place

...da/de
the diagram on page 22
I met her on a ship.
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?
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
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.
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.
USING

B1 using something

(telefon vs.)...da/de
I spoke to Mum on the phone.
AFTER

happening after something and often because of it

...da/de
The Prince was informed on his return to the UK.
TRANSPORT

A2 used to show some methods of travelling

(araç, vasıta vs.) ...ile; ...da/de
Did you go over on the ferry?
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.
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.
have/carry sth on you

to have something with you

yanında/üstünde bulundurmak/taşımak
Do you have your driving licence on you?
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.

(Translation of “on preposition” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)