Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Culture"

The meaning of "Culture" in various phrases and sentences

Q: Что значит "Cancel culture"?
A: to cancel someone = (Internet slang) to demand that someone be fired, banned, removed from a community, etc. for something they have said or done

cancel culture = (Internet slang) a supposed trend of people frequently demanding that famous people be punished or boycotted for their bad behavior

"Cancel culture" is sometimes used derisively to suggest that the famous people are not actually doing anything bad, or that the people who want to punish them are being unfair or rude.
Q: Что значит soak up the culture?
A: It means to immerse in and adopt parts of the culture. Imagine a sponge soaking up water, except you are the sponge and the water is the surrounding culture.
Q: Что значит "the culture I live in is very sexually-charged"?
A: Means sex is a big part of their culture. Whether tv or real life.
Q: Что значит I am in a culture that constantly justifies the means to an end.?
A: The culture you live in considers how a goal is reached.

In this expression:
means = the things done to achieve something
end = the result

Consider this: A poor person steals milk because his wife is dying.

The means justify the end (not commonly said at all): The poor person will be in trouble since he stole, even though it was to save his wife.

The end justifies the means (most common version): The poor person would not be in trouble because he saved his wife, even though he stole milk, which is illegal.
Q: Что значит you are culture?
A: 应该不会有人说 you are culture 因为意思就是 “你是文化”...怎么感觉有点奇怪?
但如果说是 you are a person of culture 的話呢,意思就是说你的世界范围很广,你知道并且会关注世界各地的历史,潮流,文化等等。基本上就是一个对各国文化非常有兴趣的人。

Example sentences using "Culture"

Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с In Asian culture. We have some words to describe our relationship with some people.These people could be the senior person in school or company, and they are the person lead you to a new life. We call it(學長、學姐、前輩,etc) How to describe it in English.
A: The English word for that sort of word is "honorific." English only has a few honorifics (Mr., Mrs, Miss, Ms., Dr., and Rev.,) and they're usually only used in formal situations.
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с culture.
A: The culture is wonderful.
I think the culture is great.
Culture is a gift to different communities.
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с culture .
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Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с culture.
A: He is very cultured.

A lot of people are becoming interested in Korean culture.

Each country has its own culture.

Cultural appropriation is controversial.

I would love to learn more about this culture.

Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с We should just admit that we live in a culture that promotes impossible standards of beauty. Except men think they're possible..
A: I think it should be translated more like this: 「私たちは美の基準がありえないほど高い文化に生きているのを認めるべき。」「けど、男たちはその理想が可能と思っている。。。」

Synonyms of "Culture" and their differences

Q: В чем разница между I can't object to culture. и I can't oppose culture. ?
A: You don't object to culture, you reject culture or a single cultural norm, which means you refuse to participate in doing it.

Many American women oppose Islamic culture especially practices that they feel relegate women of the Middle East to second-class citizenry or worst- beasts of burden.
Many French citizens oppose the wearing and the displaying of religious cultural dress and icons in public spaces.
Q: В чем разница между It is difficult to accept in the current culture и It is difficult to accept as the current culture ?
A: To me the second sentence is a bit of a stretch, but it could mean that the entire culture has a hard time accepting something. But to me the first sentence is most natural -- in that sentence a single person is doing the accepting.
Q: В чем разница между culture specific items(CSI) и culture-loaded terms ?
A: a culture specific item is something which only someone from that culture will understand.

a culture loaded term is something which means that your term heavily favours one culture in its ability to understand your text over another.

for example a. a Reagensque presidency is likely to only be understood by Americans or those familiar with his style of presidency. used amongst speakers of this culture.

it would become culture loaded if you asked chiense students in an exam on English to discuss its features

Q: В чем разница между What culture do you think is the most interesting in Japan? и What do you think is the most interesting culture in Japan? ?
A: Traditionally, Japan is considered to have only one 'culture', the 'Japanese culture'. Saying 'which of Japan's cultures' is strange (unless you include 在日culture, アイヌculture, etc...)

I think you want to say 'What aspect of Japanese culture do you think is the most interesting?'.
Q: В чем разница между Japanese culture и Japan's culture и culture of Japan ?
A: @kaworoo: Its just a different wording, they all have the same meaning. But "the Japanese culture" sounds more natural.

Translations of "Culture"

Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? I didn’t have any culture shock that was enough to make me feel like that I wanted to go back to Japan.

Does this sound natural??
A: It’s pretty solid, people would understand, but here’s a revised statement;

“I didn’t feel any culture shock strong enough to make me want to return to Japan.”

There are about a thousand ways to say that with english slang, but this is more proper.
Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? I have been interested in foreign cultures, habits and foods. I can know these things through Japanese language teacher that’s why I like my job very much.
A: I would probably say “I have always been interested in foreign cultures, habits and foods. I can experience all of these things through my work as a Japanese language teacher. That’s why I like my job so much.
Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? culture
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Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? culture
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Q: Как сказать на Английском (британский вариант)? I love to learn the new cultures and traiditions could anyone help me ?
A: I would like to learn new cultures and traditions (customs). Can someone help me?

Other questions about "Culture"

Q: I come to touch with different cultures quite often. это звучит нормально?
A: "I often interact with different cultures." Or "I interact with different cultures quite often." For example :)
Q: A culture affect the country's history. это звучит нормально?
A: A country's culture reflects its history

A country's history affects its culture

A country's culture is affected by its history
Q: "You don't know their culture as much as you would like to believe."

"You don't know their culture as much as you think. "
Could you tell me are them the same thing? это звучит нормально?
A: "you dont understand/know their culture as well as you think you do"
I'm practicing English to understand many cultures of the world это звучит нормально?
A: I'm studying English to better understand different cultures around the world.
Q: 关于文化,不定义为美国,但美国最为开放多元。culture question:is that normal that strangers on a language exchange app care about the looking of who they talking to and wanna get the other ones photos?交换照片是交谈的前提和礼节吗?
A: Usually this is not normal. If you are talking to a man and he asks for pictures of you, it is probably because he is interested for reasons other than language exchange. In other words, maybe this person is looking for a girlfriend. If a girl asks you for a picture though, maybe she is just interested in what you look like. In any case, you do not have to share pictures with people for language exchange, but for some people it is normal to share pictures of themselves with people they are talking to online.

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