Write down – English Phrasal Verb – Online English Lessons

To write down something (or write something down)  is to write something on a piece of paper so that you do not forget it.

Examples of use:

1. They wrote down everything their teacher said about learning phrasal verbs.

2. I wrote his telephone number down.

3. Can you write down a list of things we need to take on holiday?

4. Can you write that down, please? I don’t want to forget it.

5. I’ll read it out, and you write it down.

infinitive
write down
present simple
write down and writes down
-ing form
writing down
past simple
wrote down
past participle
written down

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