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

The meaning of "Are" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does Are you junk? mean?
A: @Ruhi: it is an insult
Q: What does Are you sure you aren't be lazy? mean?
A: It means that maybe you're just making excuses and the problem isn't what you're saying it is, but rather your own lack of effort.

It can have a skeptical tone but is more often used slightly in jest
Q: What does Are you angling for success? mean?
A: Angling is a form of fishing.

When you are "angling for sucess" you are "fishing for success".

In this way, it is a slang term where fishing/angling means "searching, seeking, or striving to achieve".
Q: What does Are you over me? mean?
A: To get over someone means to forget them (after breakup of a romantic relationship, etc).
Q: What does Are you around at all that day? mean?
A: =この日は全然側にいませんか。
=Are not not going to be around at all that day?

Example sentences using "Are"

Q: Please show me example sentences with Are there some smooth ways to use the imperative/commanding style without coming over too hard?.
A: Give me the book.
Please give me the book.
Can you (please) give me the book?
Could you (please) give me the book?

("Please" can go at the end of the sentence too.)

It also depends on how you say it. If you have a calm or positive tone, it might not sound too demanding.
Q: Please show me example sentences with Are you kidding?.
A: “You won? Are you kidding me? You definitely cheated!”
Are you kidding me? That’s awesome!”
Q: Please show me example sentences with "We're here", "We're there", "Are we there?" and "We're almost there".
A: Child: "Are we there yet Mum?"
Mother: "Soon, soon, we're almost there."
Child: "Ok, tell me when we're there!"
...
Mother: "We're here!"
Q: Please show me example sentences with Are you serious?.
A: You didn't do your homework?! Are you serious?

宿題をしなかったんだ? マジで?

You forgot your keys? Are you serious?

鍵を忘れたんだ? マジで?
Q: Please show me example sentences with Are you full with the food? Is this right and sound natural.
A: Check the question to view the answer

Synonyms of "Are" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between Are you ok? and You are ok? ?
A: Only "are you ok?" Is correct.
Q: What is the difference between half-cocked and half-assed and Are them offensive? ?
A: Half-cocked means unprepared. Half-assed means poorly done.

Half-cocked is definitely not offensive and refers to the act of cocking a gun. To cock a gun, you pull the hammer back, at which point it is ready to fire when the trigger is pulled. If your gun is half-cocked, you've done a poor job of preparing it to be used.

Half-assed I wouldn't describe as being offensive, but I also probably wouldn't say it in front of my grandmother.
Q: What is the difference between Are you really going out with him? and Are you really dating with him? ?
A: "Going out with so and so" may mean two things: going out to hang out or going out on a date. It gives the feeling that the pair is currently seeing each other and are not officially a couple.
You wouldn't say, "are you dating with so and so." You would say, "are you two dating?" which is asking, "are you two officially a couple?"
Q: What is the difference between Are you up for it? and Are you up to it? ?
A: •"Are you up for it?" means, "Do you want to do it?" or "Are you willing to do it?"

•"Are you up to it?" can also mean something similar but it also implies, "Are you able to do it?" while the other does not.
Q: What is the difference between Are you all right? and Are you ok? ?
A: Are you alright is a bit more formal but they are basically the same

Translations of "Are"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Are 'verbatim' and 'literally' basically the same? Also it'd be highly appreciated if you could give me some example sentences using 'verbatim'. Thank you in advance.
A: literally = exactly; in the way described
verbatim = using those exact words; only used when you're reporting someone else's speech or writing

〇 She literally said that she was going to kill someone.
〇 She said, verbatim, "I'm going to kill someone".

〇 She was so angry, she literally punched a hole into the wall.
✕ She was so angry, she verbatim punched a hole into the wall. (doesn't make sense because this is not something she said)
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? Are there a difference between the two?
A: Is there a difference between the two? (singular)
Are there differences between the two? (plural)

- How's your study coming along?
- How's your study going?

These mean the same thing. There is no difference.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Are we getting together tomorrow?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Are you in order to ATM (cash machine). Could you give way to me to I will pay. I'm going to be faster.
A: Are you in the line for ATM? Could you give way for me to pay because I came here earlier than you.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Are “I miss them all” and “I miss everything and everybody” same meaning?
A: I miss them all and I miss everybody is same but here when you add everything then it's little bit different . However the meaning is same

Other questions about "Are"

Q: Are both sentences okay?

1) I've got one month more of holidays until (before) school starts (again).

2) I've got one month more of holidays before (until) I go back to school.

Thanks in advance!!
A: All good except for the second one where you can switch “one month more” to “one more month”
otherwise it natural👍
Q: Are they both correct?

1. There are three positions where it's possible to put an adverb in relation to a verb.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/learningenglish/english/course/intermediate/unit-15/session-2
2. There are three positions which are possible to put an adverb in relation to a verb.

A: The first one is correct. With #2 you could say "There are three possible positions to put an adverb ....."
Q: Are they equal and both natural?

1. Had you been drinking when you fell off your bike?
2. Had you been drinking before you fell off your bike?
A: They’re both equal and natural! However, to make it even more natural, replace “had you been” with “were you”!

Example:

Were you drinking when you fell off your bike?
Q: Are these sentences correct?

1. I like all his songs.
2. I like his all songs.
3. I like all of his songs.

A: 1 and 3 are correct. 2 is not.
Q: ‎CORRECT?
Are you looking forward to go to school?
(is there any more natural way to say this?)
A: You could say
“Are you looking forward to going to school?”

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