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

The meaning of "Electricity" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does electricity mean?
A: Electricity is what's created by a generator (e.g. power plant, water wheel, wind mill, solar panels, nuclear reactor, etc.). It's what's powering your phone or computer when you turn them on.

Physically, it's the movement of electrons. Lightning is also a form of electricity.
Q: What does There was electricity in the air between the two of them. mean?
A: It’s like saying there was romantic energy or romantic vibes between two people. It can imply sexual attraction.
Q: What does Can you not cut their electricity? in this sentence, ‘Can you not cut’ means the speaker doesn’t want to cut it or request cut the electricity? mean?
A: the speaker does NOT want to cut it :)
Q: What does what is the electricity hook ups? mean?
A: they are asking you how something is hooked up and what cables are being used for example a radio, tv or speakers.
Q: What does The electricity went out at a hotel. mean?
A: "electricity went out" means no electricity (temporarily).

Example sentences using "Electricity"

Q: Please show me example sentences with electricity.
A: 'Power plants produce electricity'

'I turn the lights of to save electricity'

'Some modern buses are powered by electricity'

'You should avoid power lines because electricity is dangerous'

'His landlord cut the electricity off because he refused to pay rent'
Q: Please show me example sentences with "electricity".
A: The electrician is here to fix the electricity.

We learned about electricity in class.

The electricity went off yesterday
Q: Please show me example sentences with I didn't pay the electricity That’s why They cut off me the electricity e.
A: “I have no electricity because I did not pay my bills”

“I did not pay my electricity bill so I have no electricity

“I have no power because I did not pay my electricity bill”
Q: Please show me example sentences with electricity.
A: "Electricity can be dangerous and should never be played with."

"Electricity flows through the wires."

"I save electricity by turning off the light as soon as I walk out of the room."

Synonyms of "Electricity" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between electricity bill and electric bill ?
A: they mean the same thing. electricity is more grammatically correct and electric is more informal but you can use them interchangeably
Q: What is the difference between electricity produced by nuclear and electricity produced through nuclear ?
A:
'by nuclear' is used when energy is created using nuclear itself.

'through nuclear' is when energy was created by something else but nuclear part comes somewhere during the process.

Better to use "by" out here.
Q: What is the difference between A: electricity's cost and B: cost of electricity ?
A: Same thing
Q: What is the difference between electricity and electric ?
A: Electricity is the form of energy itself whereas electric and electrical both deal with operating by or producing electricity.
Examples:
"The electricity in my house went off"
"I have an electric refrigerator, it runs on electricity."
"I'm studying electrical engineering to make technology"

Translations of "Electricity"

Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? There has had no electricity at my home.

Does it sound natural??
A:

Present Perfect tense: There has been no electricity at my home.

— there + has + been
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? I didn't pay the electricity That’s why They cut off methe electricity
A: It is almost correct. “...that’s why they cut off my electricity.”
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? electricity (How do you pronounce?)
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? the electricity went off or out
A: If the electricity just went out from bad weather or for no reason at all you could try ''Our electricity went out.'' or ''The electricity is off.'' or ''The electric is out.'' or ''The power is off.'' or ''The power went off.'' or ''The power is out.'' or ''The storm knocked the power out.'' or ''The power is off from the storm.'' or ''The snow/ice might have broken a power line, the electricity is out.''

If it's because the bill didn't get payed you could try ''I forgot to pay the bill, they shut the electricity off.'' or ''You forgot to pay the bill and they shut the power off.'' or ''The power is out, did we forget to pay the electric bill?'' or ''The powers out, because we didn't pay the bill on time.''

Just some ideas hope it helped.

Other questions about "Electricity"

Q: Suddenly the electricity went out while watching a movie. I was so angry that I threw a remocon to the TV Does this sound natural?
A: “I was so angry that I threw a remote at the TV” to the TV sounds unnatural, even if that’s the target
Q: There is no electricity at the two outlets on the wall now. Repair order is currently being processed. Sorry for the inconvenience. Does this sound natural?
A: You need to use the article “the” with “repair”: The repair order is currently being processed.
Q: "They cut electricity". How do you say it when you lose it for a while and can't turn the light on?
A: the period of time where you lose power is called a "power outage" or more colloquially in the US we also call it a "black out"

ex "There was a black out/power outage yesterday, it lasted 3 hours before the power came back on."
Q: The electricity has been cut off yesterday for two hours Does this sound natural?
A: the electricity was cut off for two hours yesterday
Q: I was stung by static electricity just now. Does this sound natural?
A: "Shocked" instead of "stung" would be natural.

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