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

The meaning of "Firm" in various phrases and sentences

Q: Что значит Your firm is hands-down the Rolls Royce of local real estate firms.?
A: "hands down" usually means there was no real competition.
Q: Что значит firm?
A: Firm means company
Q: Что значит "draw a firm distinction between ___ and ___"?
A: what is a strong difference between ___ and ___?

^that's another way to say your sentence. does that help?

it just means to give a really good difference between the 2 options
Q: Что значит "western firms are not going to get things their own way"?
A: Western (so European, British, American etc...) companies are not going to get what they want
Q: Что значит nice firm buttocks?
A: lol what are you reading??
nice= 🙂🙂✔✔👍🏼👍🏼
firm= hard
buttocks= 엉덩이

Example sentences using "Firm"

Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с firm up.
A: We put the freshly cooked cheesecake In the refrigerator to firm up before we tried to cut it.
Exercising help to firm up flabby muscles.
We needs to talk with his wife before we firm up plans for their party.
You need to mix the ingredients quickly because the pudding will firm up quickly as it cools.
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с firm.
A: I like the firm mattress.
You were too firm with him.
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с firm.
A: "The rope was firm." "The mattress was firm."
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с firm.
A: Check the question to view the answer

Synonyms of "Firm" and their differences

Q: В чем разница между firm и enterprise и company ?
A: In simple words...
Firm - where lawyers work
Company < Enterprise - one is more important than the other.
Q: В чем разница между #1 They represent a Korean firm new to the US и #2 They represent a new Korean firm to the US ?
A:

Example 1:

The Korean firm may be existing for many years - but the firm is new to the US market.

Example 2:

The Korean firm is newly established and entering the US market.

Does this help?
Q: В чем разница между firm и company ?
A: In common usage they mean the same thing but firm typically applies to certain types of businesses in which licensed professionals engage. e.g., law firm, architecture firm, engineering firm, accounting firm, etc. Firm can often mean that the owners are partners, sharing profits and losses, while companies have shareholders. You will never hear "law company", "accounting company", etc. Hope this helps!
Q: В чем разница между I affiliated with an American firm. и I was affiliated with an American firm. ?
A: You're welcome:)

By "in some official capacity" I mean to describe any of the various ways that you can be formally linked with this firm. This would be some way that can be confirmed. For example, in your work history, a news article, company website etc.
Q: В чем разница между firm и company ?
A: A firm is usually used for a business with a partnership. It's usually used for a law firm

Translations of "Firm"

Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? “are you firm on asking price” what does it means?
A: Do you have room to discuss the price / Would you be open to make a discount

Being firm - Being determined / Not open to changing your mind
Asking price - The price the seller will accept, basically the "price" set by the person who's selling it.

So they want to know if the seller would be open to changing their mind on the price they're asking for.
Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? ‎“Chinese firms that fail U.S. accounting standards to be delisted as of 2022 - Mnuchin”


Why the sentence use “of 2022” not just “as 2022”

A: It would read better written as "will be delisted" instead of "to be" first of all.
It sounds better saying "as of 2022" though because it's short for saying "as of the year 2022," otherwise "as the year 2022 comes" / "as 2022 comes" would be reasonable but unnecessary.

Saying "delisted as 2022" would imply 2022 was delisted, in a literal sense, which doesn't make sense. "As" in that case alone is interpreted like "like." "As of" as a phrase of itself however is interpreted more readily to mean "in" almost, "as of the case" / "in the case" mean almost the same thing for example.
Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? firm value has negative impact on earnings
A: I think you mean: firm values have negative impact on earnings.
Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? ぷりぷり(えびの食感は firm and crisp?)
A: The texture of the shrimp is crispy.
There's no English equivalent to "puri puri" but you can describe it as crisp, fresh, or firm.

Other questions about "Firm"

Q: (Written) We require the firm to actively compensate and heal the bereaved families. это звучит нормально?
A: Sounds completely fine with the context.
Q: The firm which of coworkers often communicate with each other can be successful это звучит нормально?
A:

That’s basically what my response said but here are some other ways.

Firms are successful when coworkers feel they can openly communicate with each other.

Firms are successful when coworkers can communicate with one another.
Q: The firm boasts the top share globally for B products. это звучит нормально?
A: I have no idea what you're talking about, but you sound natural. 😊👍
Q: ‎if the firm is to prosper within an industry, it must establish competitive advantage over its rival.
Does the first phrase mean, if the firm wants to prosper?
A: It means that for the firm to be successful in the industry, it has to get an advantage over its rival firm/companies. It means if the firm wants a chance to do better (prosper) and be successful, it must establish a competitive advantage. Otherwise, the firm will not prosper/be successful. The firm must establish a competitive advantage to be able to be successful.
Q: the firm has much confidence in your ability это звучит нормально?
A: it sounds correct, but "a lot of" instead of "much" is more common in this case.

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