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

The meaning of "Something" in various phrases and sentences

Q: Что значит “I felt something give in my back”?
A: No, like to feel something go wrong, let's say your are running then you suddenly feel pain in your knee...
Q: Что значит "something is not that bad"?
A: It's not the best or the worst. It's so-so. It's alright.
Q: Что значит I think directly differently something. ?
A: The sentence (structure) is wrong. So it is difficult to understand.
Q: Что значит You must be hungry. Why don't I get you something to eat??
A: I think you are hungry, so I will get you some food.
Q: Что значит Come up with something?
A: Придумать что-л.
You can also say "to think of smth." or "to invent smth."

Example sentences using "Something"

Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с something like.
A: I want to eat something like a cake.
Here, "something like" is used to describe what a thing is similar to. You want to eat something similar to a cake.

This is something like a pillow.
If you are pointing at something (the "this") and your friend doesn't know what it is, you use "something like" to describe what the object is similar to. In this case, you're saying it's an object similar to a pillow. You may describe it being similar to a pillow because you can rest your head on it
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с i found something is.
A: I found something is not what it seems
I found something is harder than it looks
I found something is easier than I thought
I found something is just as good as this.
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с Buy something on the arm/cuff.
A: If you say this in a noisy bar people will ask you what you have just said four times in a row.
Can I get a beer on the cuff?
What?
Give me a beer on the cuff.
Excuse me?
I want a #! Beer on the cuff!
Oh hell no, we only take payment up front.
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с I have something done .
A: This is something that native speakers DO say- it's pretty common. 'Have something done'. Both of your examples are something that would be used often.
"I'm going to have my hair done."
"I had my makeup done for the wedding."
"Over the weekend, I'm going to get my roof done." (meaning fixed)
"I'm going to go get my nails done."
A lot of services that people would need is something that they would 'have done', but it doesn't work for everything. A lot of cosmetic things that girls would 'have done' apply.
Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с go about doing something.
A: !!!!!!! You get it! Perfect! You are speaking like a native! 🙌🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼☺️☺️☺️☺️😎😎😎😎😆😆😆

Synonyms of "Something" and their differences

Q: В чем разница между (when we've done something successfully) we did it! и we made it! ?
A: We did it! - we made something by hand. We fulfilled something or some task. Immediate and short term.

We made it! - we survived! We lasted through the whole process. It can always be emphatic - we made it and now you.

Difference is time and difficulty.
Q: В чем разница между I want something to drink. и I want to drink something. ?
A: They’re basically the same. In the first, you’re emphasizing you want a drink (the actual drink). In the second you’re emphasizing you’re thirsty and want to drink something (the action).
Q: В чем разница между something и anything ?
A: similar to the difference between etwas and irgendetwas. Something usually refers to a particular (bestimmt) thing, with "anything", it doesn't matter which, ANYthing will do.
Q: В чем разница между I'm into (something). и I'm obsessed with (something). ?
A: Being obsessed is an extreme. Being into something means you have an interest in that thing.
Q: В чем разница между forget something и forget about something ?
A: Certainly, that is another meaning. So, what I said is one case but "forget about it" can also mean 気に留めない。

It can be used as an expression.

A: Can I pay you for the taxi?
B: Oh, don't worry, forget about it.

Or, in a sentence like this:

"I want you to forget about what I said last night, I was just feeling stressed."

The first situation is "I have forgotten about something" and the second is "I'm asking you to forget about something".

Translations of "Something"

Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? when I notice something, naturally I would say 'Oh I see now', but is it possible 'Oh I do now'??
A: "I see", if you're not talking about your eyes, can mean "I understand." You CAN put "now" at the end of it, but we usually don't.

"I do now" would be used as a response to a question. For example if there is a woman you're interested in and someone tells you "Oh her? She swims at the gym on Thursdays. Do you swim too?" You would say "I do now" to indicate that you are going to start going to the gym to swim on Thursdays.
Q: Как сказать на Английском (британский вариант)? How do you say that something starts/ begins with a certain letter?
A: (The word) beings with a(n)...
Then the letter
For example, the word dog begins with a d
The word Apple begins with an a
Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? when you listen to something (for example, to music, to radio or to tv show) and write it down, by other word, when you make subtitles.
A: @notoed: ohh, I get it now, the way you worded that first paragraph was making it seem weird. It's just called a transcript or just copying.
Q: Как сказать на Английском (британский вариант)? when you listen to something (for example, to music, to radio or to tv show) and write it down, by other word, when you make subtitles.
A: The verb that describes what you've said is "to transcribe".
Q: Как сказать на Английском (американский вариант)? When you're about to say something, and someone says that before you
A: Generally "I was going to say that."
If you want something more idiomatic to express that you agree but they said it first "You took the words right out of my mouth!"

P1: "I think she should know better."
P2: (Was thinking the same thing): "You took the words right out of my mouth!"

Other questions about "Something"

Q: Having something to look forward to will make you feel a lot better. это звучит нормально?
A: Great job! 👍💯点
Q: Once I start to do something, I feel all of a sudden tired and exhausted. but it's okay! I can push through it!

Is there another way to say it?? это звучит нормально?
A: × Once I start to do something, I feel all of a sudden tired and exhausted.
✓ Once I start to do something, I all of a sudden feel tired and exhausted,

You could also say "I often get fatigued while I'm in the middle of something, but I manage to push through it".
Q: what does it mean when you are saying something and someone else says "you are reaching "
A: It means you're exxagerating
Q: "Could you tell us something that you're proud of about Mexico for?"
Why is 'for' added in this sentence?
A: I wouldn't add 'for' to that sentence. In your sentence, 'about' and 'for' are fulfilling the same purpose. I would say either of these:
"could you tell us something that you're proud of about Mexico?"
"could you tell us something that you're proud of Mexico for?" (<--- this sentence is not as grammatically correct as: could you tell us something about Mexico for which you are proud?, but most native speakers won't phrase the sentence like that. You might only come across it in a book/novel).
Q: Rather than being hungry, I just need something to nibble on. это звучит нормально?
A: × Rather than being hungry, I just need something to nibble on.
✓ I'm not hungry, I just need something to nibble on.

or
I'm not hungry, I just want something to nibble on.

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