English version

mark somebody/something ↔ off

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmark somebody/something ↔ off phrasal verb1 SEPARATEto make an area separate by drawing a line around it, putting a rope around it etc The competitors’ arena had been marked off with cones.2 FINISH DOING somethingto make a mark on a list to show that something has been done or completed syn tick off, check off Mark off each of the names on the list as I call them out.3 DIFFERENT British English to make something or someone different from other things or people of a similar type syn distinguish from Sara’s natural flair for languages marked her off from the other students. mark→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
mark offDollar: 104. 93 yen, up 0. 40; 1. 4360 marks, off 0. 0030.Dollar: 105. 25 yen, up 0. 38; 1. 4425 marks, off 0. 0035.Dollar: 105. 32 yen, up 0. 07; 1. 4390 marks, off 0. 0035.Firstly, you will need to make a card template for your scallops in order to mark them off accurately.He advocates marking the stretchers off one at a time instead of squaring cross all four at once.D., said that it was on the Grand River on a marked road off U. S. Highway 12.White lines marking the area off were painted Thursday.It marked us off, you might say - from the literary crowd, I mean.
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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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