English version

swing around/round

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishswing around/round phrasal verbTURNto turn around quickly, or to make something do this She swung around to face him.swing something/somebody ↔ around/round He swung the boat around and headed for the shore. swing→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
swing around/roundAlarmed, she swung around and lit the candle.Before the boat swung around Ezra caught sight of the truck rolling down the hill to the wharf.As if she felt her sister's gaze, Susan swung round on the piano-stool and asked her to sing come carols.She swung round to face me, shrugged gracefully and the dress fell to the ground as if a statue were being unveiled.
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swing
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyswing
he, she, itswings
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyswung
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave swung
he, she, ithas swung
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad swung
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill swing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have swung
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam swinging
he, she, itis swinging
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you, we, theyare swinging
Past
I, he, she, itwas swinging
you, we, theywere swinging
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been swinging
he, she, ithas been swinging
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been swinging
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be swinging
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been swinging
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