take verb (takes, taking, took /, has taken ) எடு,

1to move something or go with somebody to another place:

  • Take your coat with you – it’s cold.
  • Mark took me to the station.
Look at the note at bring.

2to put your hand round something and hold it:

  • Take this money – it’s yours.
  • She took my hand and led me outside.
3to remove something from a place or a person, often without asking them:

  • Somebody has taken my bike.
4to eat or drink something:

  • Don’t forget to take your medicine.
5to agree to have something; to accept something:

  • If you take my advice you’ll forget all about him.
6to need an amount of time:

  • The journey took four hours.
  • It takes a long time to learn a language.
7to travel in a bus, train, etc.:

  • I took a taxi to the hospital.
take after somebody to be or look like an older member of your family:

  • She takes after her mother.
take something away to remove somebody or something:

  • I took the scissors away from the child.
take something down to write something that somebody says:

  • He took down my address.
take off When a plane takes off, it leaves the ground and starts to fly. opposite land
take something off

1to remove clothes from your body:

  • Take off your coat.

opposite put something on

2to have time as a holiday, not working:

  • I am taking a week off in June.
take over, take something over to get control of something or look after something when another person stops:

  • Robert took over the business when his father died.
take up something to use or fill time or space:

  • The bed takes up half the room.
  • The new baby takes up all her time.


take : எடுத்தல்
take in ஏமாற்று
take off கிளம்பு
take rest ஓய்வெடு
take leave விடைபெறு
take rest இளைப்பாறு
take it in உள்வாங்கு
take place , நடைபெறு
take a break ஓய்வு எடு
take : எடுக்கப்பட்ட அளவு
take எடு , எடுத்துக்கோ
take back திரும்பப் பெறு
take away அப்புறப்படுத்து
take care பார்த்துக்கொள்
take off stage , எழு நிலை


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