I wonder if Will will return to the LBC posts!

Turn around specialists are being searched for many struggling companies in India.

Turn by turn was the formula our mother had devised to satisfy three rowdy young boys.

Turn cartwheels is what I would like to do again. Some hope!

I cannot turn down any request for assistance from ladies.

Turn effective instead of efficient.

Turn forceful when treated like a door mat.

A good turn deserves another.

Pune turns hot from another fifteen days.

Turn inwards to find answers for big questions.


My knees turn to jelly when I see babies.


I cannot turn mean under any provocation. It is just not in me.

Turn to nature to find answers for health problems.

I know some people who turn opaque on occasion.

Grapes do not turn putrid.

I turn very quiet when someone else pontificates.

I am brown. I therefore cannot turn red with embarrassment!

Yogurt turns sour quickly in India unless it is refrigerated immediately after it sets.

I often see bullies turn tail when the bullied turn aggressive.

My life turned upside down when my father moved in with me.

Mobs in India turn violent when religious sentiments are affected.

Though I am brown, I suspect that I can turn white if I ever see a ghost.


Bullies turn yellow when confronted.


You will see that the word ‘turn’ is a very versatile one and is used in conjunction with a whole range of other words. I invite my readers to suggest phrases to complete the letters without support!

Finally, one of my favourite songs of all times.

I hope you enjoyed reading this post on the weekly Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where eleven of us write on the same topic. Today’s topic has been chosen by Will. The ten other bloggers who write regularly are, in alphabetical order, Delirious, gaelikaa, Grannymar, Maxi, Maria SF, Padmum, Paul, Shackman, The Old Fossil and Will. Do drop in on their blogs and see what their take is on this week’s topic. Since some of them may post late, do give some allowance for that too!

14 thoughts on “Turn.”

  1. His legs turned to Jelly when he saw the train approaching .

    What is that moment when “like” turns into “Love” ?

    The radiologist turned the X Ray machine to face my back .

    They have turned the Zoo into a wild life park .

  2. J – Turn jive from a taunt or sneer, to a dance with popular music.
    L – Love turns you upside down.
    X – An X-Ray can turn concern to relief.
    Z – Zooxanthella can turn a low score in Scrabble skywards by 31 points.

  3. X-ray machine? Xylophone and xylitol – a sweetener used in some gum that competes with sugars as a food source for bacteria in the mouth, literally starving them – now these are other possibilities. Or Xerox. Or X-Men for the younger generation. Z could be Zorba the Greek. L is for Lamentation and J is for Justice.

    W is for what am I doing?
    The Old Fossil recently posted..Turn

  4. “My life turned upside down when my father moved in with me.” I understand this turmoil, Rummy.

    I dearly loved my mother-in-law but it was hard when she came to live with us. She had Alzheimer’s.
    blessings ~ maxi
    Maxi recently posted..Life Can Turn on a Dime

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