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

The meaning of "Expression" in various phrases and sentences

Q: Что значит "though" i see this expression a lot?
A: though is saying that the thing stated before the word is contrary to what they will state .
I can't see very well though I wear glasses.
Q: Что значит What does expression "holy frig!" mean??
A: Yeah holy frig is common to say in conversations. same with oh my gosh, oh my, oh dear, oh frigging BUGGER!

It is common to those who live in the North. Whereas in the South, we have alternative ways to express our surprise.
Q: Что значит newly coined expression ?
A: Means that the expression / phrase / word is just newly founded.😊
Q: Что значит a bovine expression of contentment?
A: I'd say good. But, it's a really old expression. I doubt most people would know what you are talking about.
Q: Что значит this expression is more punchy?
A: It has more impact or leaves an impression. Like a punch, it's powerful.

Example sentences using "Expression"

Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с Can you give me some expressions of regarding in various ways, please?.
A: Do you want sentences with the word ‘regarding’?

A: Why did the boss ask fo see you?
B: He wanted to ask me a question regarding the proposal I submitted yesterday.


I sent her a text message regarding the items she must bring for our trip.


Mrs Lee gave her lawyer instructions regarding which of her sons would inherit her wealth.
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с little did I/He/She know and can you tell me what that expression mean? is it like someone didn’t know about something and he wasn’t even aware of something?.
A: yes that’s exactly what it means.
1) He was wearing blue, but little did he know he was supposed to wear pink.
2) Little did she know that she was going to the dentist.
3) I expected to see Power Rangers, but little did I know they were taking me to see Frozen.
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с Could you let me know more expressions using 'grab a something'
I know 'grab a beer'🍻
and I've heared someone said 'grab a dinner' as well lol
so I would like to know that more and more in native ways.
thank you😗
A: Grab something is generally used to express quickness in fetching something. so when we say:
Grab a beer, a drink or a dinner.
Grab lunch!
Grab a seat!
we mean to go get a beer, a drink, a dinner, or a seat quickly!😃
I think those are the most common uses!
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с shall we . (natural expression that you'd while speaking ).
A: Shall we both walk together then?
Shall we both do this together ?
Shall we dance ?
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с How did you use the expression « dole out » ? For example it is better to say « they dole the paper out » or « they dole out the paper » ? « dole » and « out » are always linked together or you can put something/one in between ? .
A: Dole out: to give or deliver in small portions (food, money, etc.)
I got out my wallet and began to dole out money to all the children around me

Synonyms of "Expression" and their differences

Q: В чем разница между "at the second expression" and "in the second expression" и "at this sentence" and "in this sentence" ?
A: "at" can mean "in the direction of" or "on the border of" (similar to 까지 in feeling)

"let's throw the ball at the school" can be translated to "공을 학교에서 던지자" or "공을 학교로 던지자".

"stop at the corner" would mean that once you reach the corner, you stop.

so "at the second expression" suggests that you will do something once you reach that second expression, or that you will do something in the direction of the second expression.

"look at the second expression" (action directed in the direction of)
"take out your pencils at the second expression" (action performed once it is reached)

"in the second expression" concerns the contents of the expression.

"look in the second expression for the number of 'e's used"
"the answer to your question is in the second expression".

"expression" differs from "sentence" in that it is a sentence with a figurative meaning. a common one in english is "pinch me, I must be dreaming". it "expresses" one's disbelief, but it not to be taken literaly. pinching the person is not the right response to that statement, if you do, they might respond with "ouch! it was just an expression!".

"expression" is also used in mathematics. a mathematical expression is what is on either side of the = sign in an equation, like 5 + 6.

a "sentence" is any set of words that a grammatically correct that have a subject and a verb in it.

"I eat" is a sentence.

"sentence" also has a second meaning as a punishment given to you through a government as punishment for a crime
Q: В чем разница между are you … expression и do you … expression ?
A: Use "Are you" when the verb "are" is used in the statement form of the sentence.
Use "Do you" when the verb "are" is not used in the statement form of the sentence

"You walk" - "Do you walk?"
"You do" - "Do you?"

"You are walking" - "Are you walking?"
"You are sad" - "Are you sad?"
"You are" - "Are you?"
Q: В чем разница между This expression is more casual and has to be used while speaking only. и This expression is more casual and should only be spoken. ?
A: If I were explaining how to use a phrase like this ( let’s use “straight up” as an example ) it could look like this:
The expression “straight up” is very casual, and should not be used in writing. Instead, its use should be restricted to only spoken conversations.

To make your version natural, you should add the word “when” to make it more specific. So, that would be:

“Straight up” is an expression we use only when speaking.
Q: В чем разница между You can use this expression in daily conversation. и You can use this expression in daily conversations. ?
A: "You can use this expression in daily conversation."

In this sentence "conversation" is used more of a theme or topic. Within the theme of conversation (which could be talking about one or several) you can use this/these expression(s). So within the topic of conversation this expression can be used.

"You can use this expression in daily conversations."

In this "conversations" simply means the plural. So every day you can use this expression in various conversations.

I hope this helps~
Q: В чем разница между a polite expression
и a graceful expression ?
A: The phrase 'Please excuse me,' is a polite expression.

To be 'polite' is to be courteous. You would want your children to be polite when they speak to their elders, or when they are in school.

The way a ballerina dances is graceful.

You could say, "She spoke with a graceful expression on her face," but that would be a little clunky. It would be better to say, "She spoke gracefully."

You probably wouldn't describe an expression as graceful. Actions are only graceful in the way they are performed.

Expressions technically could be graceful... but at that point, you'd be talking about the act of expressing. Not what they say, but how they say it.

In summary: You speak politely. You act gracefully.

Translations of "Expression"

Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? 여러가지 일을 한꺼번에 하지말고 하나 씩 해.

(I know the expression one at a time, but what 's opposite?
A: "Don't do everything all at once" is a common way to express the opposite of "one at a time"
Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? What is a common expression American people frequently use in order to show gratitude to others except for "thank you"?
A: "I really appreciate your detailed answer" ("detailed" is an adjective that refers to the noun "answer"; "in details" usually refers to a verb: "I explained the situation in details" = I explained every detail/part of the situation).

In my mind there is little to no difference between "I really appreciate it"' and "I really appreciate that".
If you use a passive ("It's really appreciated") then you're putting more focus on the thing that is being appreciated, and not on the fact that you are grateful ("I really appreciate it"). So in a more formal environment you may hear "It's really/highly appreciated". For example, if you are writing a formal e-mail you can say "Your kind assistance on the matter is highly appreciated", so that you don't emphasize that YOU are grateful, but that the assistance is important and will be appreciated.

So I would use the second and third one with friends*/less formal situations, and the first: in more formal ones.

*Be careful not to overuse "I really appreciate it/that" when talking with (close) friends, because it expresses more gratitude than just "thank you", and may sound odd. If you dropped your eraser (which is something trivial and small) and your friend picked it up for you it may be better just to say "Thanks/Thank you" instead of "I really appreciate that". If you asked your friend to help you with your math homework, then it's fine to say it because helping you with that is not a small thing.

As you get more exposure to English, you will pick these things up, don't worry. :)
Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? How many expressions about an hour and a half?
A: yes, "one and a half hours." just make sure its plural hours.
Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? when is the expression of ought to used?
A: I don't want to do my homework, but I ought to if I want to get a good grade.

You ought to have called her back.

You ought to apologize after that.

Most people say 'should have' instead, but ought is more like, you should do it because it is your duty or responsibility. A lot of people still use the word.
Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? would there be other expressions of "burst out laughter"
A: I wouldn't say "I erupted laughing". I would say "I burst out laughing", "I busted up laughing", "I cracked up", "I died laughing", etc. These are mostly just colloquial (slang) phrases.

Other questions about "Expression"

Q: “Lay off me”
Is this rude expression?
When do you use this expression?

It is not exactly rude. It is emphatic.

You only say this when someone is really giving you a lot of trouble. You say it loudly and forcefully, instead of reacting with violence.

If you are with friends, you can say it more gently, as a kind of joke when they are making fun of you 😁
Q: "you always be quiet." Is this an accurate expression? это звучит нормально?
A: × "you always be quiet."
✓ "you are always quiet."

Q: Which expression is the most popular?

out of the mouth comes evil,
loose tongues cause mischief,
too much talk gives rise to trouble,
open your mouth and put your food in it, what you say can get you into trouble
A: I think the foot in the mouth one sounds familiar. like "stick a sock in it"
Q: This expression is not new. Someone used it for the time over 500 years ago!

In this sentence, what does the phrase means? And shouldn't it be ? what's the difference of meaning between them?
A: Yes, it should be written as "for the first time" I have a feeling that the first sentence was a mistake as we would never say "for the time" in this context.
Q: What does the expression "String of dawn" mean?
A: @KatarraBeltza here, they are comparing "dawn" to a string. Since dawn symbolizes good things like hope and happiness, they are saying that if "the string of dawn is thin," (which means if it seems like there is no hope/happiness/good things/etc), reach out to me and hug me. It does not literally mean a "string," it is a metaphor. I hope that helps !

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