French translation of 'turn to'
inseparable transitive verbturn
1. [page] aller à
Turn to page 15, please. Allez à la page 15.
2. (= direct attention to) passer à
We turn now to the sports news. Nous passons maintenant à la page sportive.
3. (= seek advice from) se tourner vers
There was no one to turn to. Il n’y avait personne vers qui se tourner.
4. (= take up) se mettre à
They are turning to recycling in large numbers. Ils sont nombreux à se mettre à recycler.
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Example Sentences Including 'turn to'
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Four sergeants were also wanting to play so we took turns to play sets and sat while they played, talking on the grass.Sand In My Shoes: Wartime Diaries of a WAAF (2006)
I betrayed my nerves by gripping the reins much tighter than usual as we turned to set off on what should have been a routine canter.FRANKIE: The Autobiography of Frankie Dettori (2004)
Moreover, bewilderment about how Ireland has got into this mess so suddenly is turning to anger.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
As a spokesman for the AA said recently, the public is often puzzled about who to turn to for legal advice.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Attention is now turning to broader questions about the whole subject of MPs' outside earnings.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
There was a time when students did not turn to thinking about careers until their final year at university.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
This time around, it was the horsey set 's turn to benefit.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
I can turn to him about anything and he has seen and done so much in racing.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
If you listen to any conversation, it's generally people taking turns to talk about their own experiences.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Singers take turns to do sets with a radio mic and an electronic organ.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Above, we talk to three members of the Team programme about why they turned to the scheme.The Sun (2010)
His thinking was that politicians would simply turn to the bit about themselves and put the book back on the shelf without buying it.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Rage quickly turned to the practical task of finding the nurse and ensuring that she was fired.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
So I turn to simple sets of data that are already in the public domain.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Three in four young people said that they would not know where to turn to talk about self-harm.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Will you now set the wheels turning to get that divorce?The Sun (2014)
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