How to use Jot-down in a sentence
Usually I jot down what I can remember of them when I get home.
Carry a small notepad in your pocket and jot down your observations.
All guests jot down the name of their favorite charity.
Take some time during the day to jot down a quick schedule.
His writing apparatus - a noctograph - lay before him, and he kept his ivory style in his hand to jot down notes as the reading progressed.Advertisement
On returning home in the evening he would jot down in his notebook four or five necessary calls or appointments for certain hours.
When searching through baby nursery ideas, it's always a good idea to take along a notebook or binder and jot down and/or place samples of the materials, paint colors, and accessories that you favor.
Whether you love a photo that features baby's tiny bare feet or you want to capture a picture of mom and dad's face during the ceremony, it's important to jot down a list of possible photo ops you want to look for.
When you've decided on a space, measure the area and jot down the circumference to take with you when you go out shopping.
If you've found the pole you want in a sporting goods store but its price is steep, jot down its name and model number, go home, turn on your computer, and see if you can't find it cheaper online.Advertisement
Even if you don't know anything about hot water heaters, you can simply ask and jot down the information to find a hot water heater that will last longer.
You may also want to look around your kitchen and jot down some of the predominant colors that you see.
When you feel ready to hit the stores, take a minute to jot down a list of the features you prefer as well as any terminology and definitions you still find confusing.
Take as many pictures as you possibly can, jot down dates and other details for your journaling, then wait to create the pages when you have more free time.
Take plenty of pictures and jot down a few notes about each image.Advertisement
When guests visit for the holidays, invite them to take a card and jot down their thoughts to include in your scrapbook at a later date.
To boost your creativity, consider keeping a small notebook and a pen in your purse to jot down all the unusual things your friends and family say.
When you find a technique you like, jot down a quick reference to how you accomplished the effect on your page.
Use the notebook to jot down quick notes or even keep a diary about the places you visit or things that happen.
Since it can be hard to remember all the details of a family vacation once you return from the trip, experienced scrapbookers recommend packing a small notebook and pen in your purse so you can jot down ideas as they come to you.Advertisement
Get the entire family in on your scrapbook project by passing out note cards for them to use to jot down their impressions of your Disney vacation.
You can quickly browse fonts by category, view sample text, print out a reference sheet for a specific font, or jot down notes that you can use to help you remember which font you used for a particular project.
You can either fill out the questionnaire on your own or have an administrator verbally ask the questions and jot down the responses for you.
Continue this checklist through each room of your house, and jot down a detailed list.
With that said, if you take the time to jot down successes it can be a real boost of encouragement at the end of the year to see how far you have come.Advertisement
If you are required to keep track of lessons completed, or simply like to keep a record, then you'll want to jot down your child's activities each day and figure out a grading system for the programs you choose.
Keep track of anything that seems out of place and jot down the date so that you can remember.
Writing a longer love letter may be easier if you brainstorm and jot down your thoughts on a separate sheet of paper first.
Some writers only jot down a few notes for the settings they will be using, while others want to paint a detailed visual picture for themselves before they start to write.
As you look through newspapers, magazines, or websites that you think would be a good fit for your work, jot down some notes regarding the characteristics of their readers.
Some writers jot down a quick introduction, then revise when they have a clearer idea of where the piece is going.
As you're reading the book, it's a good idea to have a small notebook handy so you can jot down important plot developments, specific quotes, or other key information that you may want to include in your review.
Consider these questions, and even take a few moments to jot down your observations while they are still fresh in your mind.
Many books ask you to jot down some of your current methods or provide worksheets so you can become more engaged in the process of learning about money management.
Keep in mind that there probably isn't a place that everyone will initially agree on, so jot down everyone's preferences.
Take 30 minutes to an hour to think about the skills and assets you bring to the company, and while you're at it jot down both your qualities and deficits.
If one of the following symptoms sounds like what you're experiencing with your car, jot down the suggested cause and share it with your auto mechanic as an idea for what to check first.
Get a dedicated pocket planner and jot down what you do as you work out, along with weekly stats like weight before breakfast, waist/thigh/arm measurements and so on.
As you think about these questions, jot down some ideas about how these interests might relate to a party.
If you'll be using these invitations as samples to create your own, take a notepad with you so you can jot down the elements that you like.
Sit down with your teen with a piece of paper and a pen and jot down your child's thoughts on what she would like to do for her birthday.
Many pros such as Chris Brogan recommend carrying around notebooks and paper just to jot down ideas as they occur to you, so that when you are next connected to the Internet you can expand on them.
The facts that he used to walk with Bacon at Gorhambury, and would jot down with exceptional intelligence the eager thinker's sudden " notions," and that he was employed to make the Latin version of some of the Essays, prove nothing when weighed against his own disregard of all Bacon's principles, and the other evidence that the impulse to independent thinking came to him not from Bacon, and not till some time after Bacon's death in 1626.1 So far as we have any positive evidence, it was not before the year 1629 that Hobbes entered on philosophical inquiry.
You could even just jot down the details in an e-mail or a quick letter.
It is a good idea to keep a notebook you can use to jot down notes when moments of inspiration hit.
Some chat programs also let users contribute to a shared virtual whiteboard, on which they can draw sketches, jot down equations, or show examples of thoughts and ideas.
You can jot down their answer on a nice card.
The Evernote app allows you to jot down reminders, make recordings and record snapshots.
Bring along a pad of paper and a pen to jot down any leads or tidbits that you come across of interest pertaining to your search.
Be open to inspiration, and keep a notebook handy to jot down your ideas for maternity shirts with sayings.
Be sure to make notes as the candidate answers or take a few minutes immediately following the interview to jot down your impressions of the person and how well they responded to the questions on your list.