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“Drop it down” or “jot it down”?

“Drop it down” or “jot it down”?

Posted by Grant Richardson, 25th May, 2015

The correct phrase is “Jot it down”.

“To jot down” is an English phrasal verb which means “to write a note”.

A common mispronunciation, particularly by Hong Kong Chinese is “drop down”.

Some correct examples:

This point is very important. I think you should jot it down.

Before you call her, you should jot down some notes about what you want to say.

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