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

The meaning of "A" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does Where an A grade restaurant could have, like I said, a couple weeks ago been closed down. mean?
A: It means in reference to a particular event or situation. For example - "Where if you kick the ball the dog will probably chase it."
Q: What does Mr. A had improper if not illegal motives. mean?
A: Mr A had motives that were not proper, whether or not they were actually against the law.

Illegal means against the law
Improper just means wrong or dishonorable
Q: What does A. It's so much for me. B. It's killing me. C. A person in question is there. mean?
A: @keisuke24362551

A. It is a lot to take for someone. Though, the word use is "too"
instead of "so" in this case.

B. It is an expression that is used in expressing something that is difficult. Also means "it drives me crazy."

C. The person being referred to is there or around.
Q: What does A. K. A mean?
A: "also known as"
Q: What does The A car pulled out and tried to pass the B car just as it started off again mean?
A: The B car started to move. Then the A car drove (in the other lane) to get in front of it.

(I hope this helps!)

Example sentences using "A"

Q: Please show me example sentences with on your A game .
A: Or if you’re on a hot streak at work, doing work very consistently and well, someone could say you are “On your A game at work right now.”
Q: Please show me example sentences with neither A nor B.
A: "I will not choose neither nor b"
"She can't choose neither a nor b"
"She can't have neither a nor b"
Q: Please show me example sentences with would you rather~A or B?.
A: Would you rather go to Japan or Korea?
Would you rather have cake or ice cream?
Would you rather I stay or leave?
Q: Please show me example sentences with not so much A as B.
A: When looking for a realtionship, it's not so much about the looks, it's about the personality. (or as the personality, but I would say the first sentence)

When it comes to studying, its not so much about cramming, it's about taking your time. (as much as taking you time)
Q: Please show me example sentences with clear A of B.
A: @Grace123: I'm not sure what you mean, could you please rephrase the question?

Synonyms of "A" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between go on a A and go for a A ?
A: Go on is used with “trip”, “vacation”, “cruise”, etc.
Ex: I went on a trip to Okinawa last summer.
I’m planning to go on a cruise next week.

Go for means “choose”.
Ex: I’ll go for the chicken soup.
I’ll go for this blue dress.
Q: What is the difference between 1. You can choose either A or B. and 2. You can choose any of A and B. ?
A: Correct. Please note that there is a slightly easier and more natural way to handle groups of three or more. Just say: A, B, or C.


You can have cake, ice cream, or apple pie.

You can choose PlayStation, Xbox, or Nintendo.

You can go to Japan, London, or Los Angeles.

You can post questions in Japanese, English, or Spanish.
Q: What is the difference between there is a A. and there is one A. ?
A: なかなか難しい質問ですね


There is one Aと言ったら「Aが一つある」という意味になります

There is a Aと言ったら、同じ意味なんだけど、もっと簡単で自然な言い方だと思います。ただの「Aがある」みたいな感じです。だが、ひとつなんです(これが重要)

oneも、もちろん自然だけど、わざわざ言う理由が必要です。理由がないと、「なんでわざわざoneを言ったんでしょうか? ひとつあるの、当然でしょ」みたいな感じでしょうかな
Q: What is the difference between I was pleasantly surprised to get an A in English. and I was pleasantly surprised getting an A in English. ?
A: VERY LITTLE difference, if any. On the 2nd sentence... it could be:
I was pleasantly surprised, getting an A in English (add a comma).
OR: I was pleasantly surprised BY getting an A in Eng (add the word BY, it sounds better).

but they both mean the same thing.
My preference? the first sentence sounds better.
Q: What is the difference between I can barely hear my A) (think) and I can barely hear my B) (thought) or C) (thinking) ?
A: they all mean the same, though are phrased differently. A: I can barely hear myself think, is most common. B: I can barely hear my own thoughts. C: I can barely hear myself thinking, would be least common

Translations of "A"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? there is an A which consists of multiple Bs, EACH of which shows something..
in this case, which one does EACH represent?
A: oh I got your question now :)

Here 'each' represents the B ..... the question is asking you to describe what each B is showing
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? AとBはかならず、セットになります。Aたんぴんはありません
A: A and B come in a set. It's not possible to (order/get/buy) A separately.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? (A商品が欲しいと言われ)Aはかなり数が少ないから、少し難しいかも。どのサイズが希望?
A: Ohh, okay!
Then I'd say, "Come on, that's so hard! Go easy on me!"
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? ¿ A qué te dedicas? ¿trabaja o estudia?
A: Where do you work? Donde trabajas.
What school do you to school?
Donde estudias?
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? 1999年 A塗料の海外輸出を開始。東南アジア・ヨーロッパに販路を拡大。
A: Exports of paint A began in 1999, expanding the market in South East Asia and Europe.

Other questions about "A"

Q: Ms. A wants Ms. B to take care of her dog for the following dates.

Thursday March 16th 9-5
Wed March 22nd 8:15 – 4:15
Friday, March 31st 9-5

Then Ms. B answers:

Yes for all the dates.
Please remind me a couple of days before each days.

Can she say "before each dates"?
("each" should be followed by a singular noun....I think...)
A: She cannot say "before each dates"

"Before each date" is correct.

(You are right, it is followed by a singular noun.)
Q: What do you call them?
A: I went to Disneyland yesterday.
B: Sounds great! <---?(what do you call?)
A: There were so many visitors.
B: Oh, that's tough! <---?
A: But I met a cute guy there.
B: Wow, couldn't be better, right? <---?

We call them あいづち
You call "response" or something ?
A: It is called a response, you are right. It is how people react or respond to what someone has said.
Q: How do you say 子供が遊んでいる?
A child is playing ?
A: Yes! "A child is playing" or "Children are playing"
Q: Mr. A store sent me a present box in return as I always buy a lot at his store.
Does this sound natural?
A: Mr. A sent me a gift box since I always shop at his store.
Q: この文章で
A: My birthday is February 14th.
B: Like you'll remember!
A: それはBの返事がSarcasm(皮肉と言うでしょう)だからです。文脈なしで「Like you'll remember!」と言う文だけを聞いたら、言いたいのがきっと思い出すだろうとかいうようなことだと思いますが、特定な文脈で聞いたら、意味が逆になります。

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