to hand in

Idiom Definition

"to hand in"

to give something to a person in authority

Idiom Definition - to hand in


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Idiom Scenario 1

Idiom Definition - to hand in

Two students are talking ...

Student 1: Did you finish that essay for English class?

Student 2: Not yet.  How about you?

Student 1: I handed in my essay this morning.

Student 2:  Too bad.  I wanted to take a look at it.

Idiom Scenario 2

Idiom Definition - to hand in

Two coworkers are talking ...

Coworker 1: Have you given the boss your application for promotion yet?

Coworker 2: No, I haven't handed the form in yet.

Coworker 1: Do you want me to go over it for you?

Coworker 2: That would be great, thanks.

to hand in - Usage:


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to hand in - Gerund Form:

Handing in your application form for university on time is important.

to hand in - Examples:

1)  Auditors are not entitled to write examinations, nor to hand in assignments and may not change their status after the deadline has passed

2)  The no-zero policy is commonly accompanied by another policy allowing students to hand in work long after it is due with no penalties on their grade.

3)  I had success using for an essay I needed to hand in last minute.

4)  Some countries also require foreigners to hand in their passports on arrival.

5)  I try and look out for my little sister and always try to hand in my homework on time.

6)  It's important to hand in your work on time.

7)  Students will be expected to hand in examples of their own work to be critiqued.

8)  It requires him to write just a two page paper to hand in each week.

9)  The company is to hand in a report to the board by the end of the month.

10)  Dreaming about being late for a test or to hand in an assignment is pretty common.

11)  Every Realtor in my office knows to hand in a copy of their market analysis on the property they are evaluating.

12)  Remember to hand in your questions/answers!

13)  In late September, they were encouraged to hand in their weapons to the army

14)  You will need to hand in both the front and rear motor vehicle number plates.

15)  You can ask the students to hand in these projects electronically and you can make comments using the comments features.

16)  Many faculty allow/require students to hand in work that been previously graded to show that they can make it better.

17)  Signs/Flyers to display on your dashboard and cards to hand in to the cashier will be provided on-site.

18)  You are super excited to hand in your memo and be done with it.

19)  Today is the final day for voters to hand in ballots as part of the early vote period.

20)  Students will be expected to hand in their course work within a specified time after the review session.