English version

switch off

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishswitch off phrasal verb1 SWITCH ON OR OFFto turn off a machine, light, radio etc using a switchswitch something ↔ off The burglar alarm was switched off. Don’t forget to switch off before you go.2 informalATTENTION# to stop listening to someone He just switches off and ignores me.3 to relax for a short time Switch off by listening to music. switch→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
switch offIn the end I got sick of the conversation and switched off.It's OK - I switched the TV off before I went out.It's difficult for teachers to switch off when they go home at night.Always switch off your computer when you've finished.
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Verb table
switch
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyswitch
he, she, itswitches
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyswitched
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave switched
he, she, ithas switched
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad switched
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill switch
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have switched
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam switching
he, she, itis switching
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you, we, theyare switching
Past
I, he, she, itwas switching
you, we, theywere switching
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been switching
he, she, ithas been switching
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been switching
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be switching
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been switching
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