English version

mark somebody/something ↔ down

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmark somebody/something ↔ down phrasal verb1 WRITEto write something down, especially in order to keep a record Mark down everything you eat on your daily chart.mark somebody/something down as something The teacher marked him down as absent.2 CHEAPto reduce the price of something opp mark upmarkdown Winter coats have been marked down from $80 to $50.3 RESULT/GRADE especially British English to give a student a lower result in a test, paper etc because they have made mistakes Students will be marked down for failing to follow directions. mark→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
mark downI could accept the decision by the Referees' Committee if my marks had gone down.You and Al will be marked.He marked Franklin down as 5/20.On the 12 May, a Sea King mark 5 went down at 50o 53'S, 54o 40'W.It was quoted at 1. 4359 marks, down from 1. 4370 marks in New York.It was quoted at 1. 4655 marks, down from 1. 4675 marks in late New York trading yesterday.It fell as low as 72. 41 marks, down from 72. 77 yen in late New York trading Tuesday.mark somebody/something down as somethingHe marked Franklin down as 5/20.
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Verb table
mark
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theymark
he, she, itmarks
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theymarked
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave marked
he, she, ithas marked
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad marked
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill mark
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have marked
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam marking
he, she, itis marking
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you, we, theyare marking
Past
I, he, she, itwas marking
you, we, theywere marking
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been marking
he, she, ithas been marking
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been marking
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be marking
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been marking
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