English version

turn (somebody/something) into something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishturn (somebody/something) into something phrasal verb1 BECOMEto become something different, or to make someone or something do this The sofa turns into a bed. A few weeks later, winter had turned into spring. Hollywood discovered her and turned her into a star.2 CHANGE FROM ONE THING TO ANOTHERto change by magic from one thing into another, or to make something do this In a flash, the prince turned into a frog. The witch had turned them all into stone.3 days turned into weeks/months turned into years etcPASS/TIME PASSING used to say that time passed slowly while you waited for something to happen Weeks turned into months, and still there was no letter. turn→ See Verb table
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turn
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyturn
he, she, itturns
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyturned
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave turned
he, she, ithas turned
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad turned
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill turn
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have turned
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam turning
he, she, itis turning
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you, we, theyare turning
Past
I, he, she, itwas turning
you, we, theywere turning
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been turning
he, she, ithas been turning
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been turning
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be turning
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been turning
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