Phrasal verb: turn off / turn on

  1. turn something off
    Transitive, Separable
    Meaning:
    to stop the energy, to deactivate
    Example: Please turn off the television and do your homework.

 

         turn something on
         Transitive, Separable
         Meaning: to activate, to start the energy
         Example: Turn on the lights.  I can’t see anything!

 

Did you know that the average American turns the TV on for four hours a day?  How   often do you watch television?  What’s your favorite television show?

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