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

The meaning of "Mistake" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does If you don't make mistakes you don't make anything. mean?
A: You need to make mistakes to improve. If you do everything perfect the first time, you will not learn anything, and you will not do better the next time.

Does that make sense? 😊
Q: What does One could condone his mistake mean?
A: One in this sentence basically means "a person" so "a person could condone his mistake"! Does that make sense? 😊
Q: What does over mistakes mean?
A: That sentence is not natural.

Say "I made a lot of mistakes" instead.
Q: What does One of the most common mistakes exercisers make during strength training is to use momentum. does it mean like moving quickly during the strength training? mean?
A: Momentum is a physics principle. If someone is using momentum, they themselves are using less force (energy) to move an object. They are allowing momentum to carry out the force (or action). If a strength trainer is lifting weights above his head, and he gets tired, he may start to swing his arms (using momentum) instead of lifting them because it is easier.
Q: What does Oh you know what, my mistake. Disregard! mean?
A: It means , don't worry about what I just said because it came out wrong or is something they made a mistake about

Example sentences using "Mistake"

Q: Please show me example sentences with “I can own it.”

A made a mistake and A knows it. And A says “I can own it.” What does it mean?.
A: Admit you made the mistake and be responsible for the consequences of the mistake.
Q: Please show me example sentences with "on the top of "

Making mistakes isn't always a bad thing because people can learn a lots through their exepences. On the top of that, you should try never to make a mistake that you made before.

Do you think this usage of "on the top of" is wrong?



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A: "on THE top of" describes a literal location, so a hat goes "on the top of" your head. You can also say "on top of" for this.

"on top of (that)" without "the" is used to say "in addition to" or "furthermore", so in the example, "on top of that" is used incorrectly because it's not an addition to the previous statement. It should say something like "however" or "having said that", because the second sentence is giving an example of when you should try to NOT make a mistake.

Additionally, "on top of" can also be used to say that you're in control or very aware of something, so "I'm on top of my work" means that you have control over your work and you're not behind.
Q: Please show me example sentences with “redeem yourself” .let’s say I made a mistake to my friend.I feel sorry so I want to do sth for her. can I say “give me chance to redeem my mistake”??? I googled it but I just found redeem yourself.😂.
A: "Give me a chance to redeem myself. "
"Let me redeem myself."
"You can redeem yourself by..."
"I'll let you redeem yourself if you..."

Say I forgot to do the dishes like my mother asked.
Me: What can I do so I don't get grounded?
Mother: You can redeem yourself by doing the dishes, and vacuuming.
Q: Please show me example sentences with make a mistake.
A: She made the wrong mistake.
How could he mistake her for Lisa?
I was mistaken, I'm sorry.
That girl was mistaken.
I was mistaken!
Q: Please show me example sentences with to mistake.
A: I mistook (past tense of to mistake) my waiter as an old friend

Synonyms of "Mistake" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between mistake and error ?
A: Fico feliz em ter ajudado, posso dar alguns exemplos também :
I make mistakes
Eu cometo erros
There was an error
Teve um erro (problema)
Q: What is the difference between mistakes and errors ?
A: Both have the same meaning but mistake sounds slightly less serious than error. You will most likely see error used more in important writings than mistake but in everyday language mistake is more used.
Q: What is the difference between make a mistake and commit a mistake ?
A: 本当に同じです。「commit」は四つ意味です。

一:「do」✔️
二:「give」
三:「promise」
四:「confine」

I bet I have committed a large number of mistakes. 🤔
Q: What is the difference between mistake and error ?
A: "error" is more formal. "I made a mistake." "It was an error."
Q: What is the difference between mistake and problem ?
A: @Kety: Mistake significa error o equivocación, (ej: It wasn't my mistake= No fue mi error, This is a mistake= Esto es una equivocación) mientras que problem es problema. Ej: It's not my problem = No es mi problema, No problem= no hay problema.

Translations of "Mistake"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Please correct this if I have mistake. “You may already know, we moved from Korea three years ago. So I’m still learning English and we speak Korean at home mostly.”
A: This was good. I made some minor fixes for you: "You may already know that we moved from Korea 3 years ago so I'm still learning English. We mainly speak Korean at home."
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? please, correct my mistakes Т__Т ( the text is below)
A: Correct: "The letter came, thank you very much Erica. I'm very glad to receive a letter from you this year! The postcard is very nice; the wishes in it were very warm and pleasant! Also, in the envelope there were a lot of sequins- all shining."

I fixed your grammar and combined your run-on sentences. Other than that, perfect!

Hope this helps!
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? where is a mistake in sentence 4? correct please
A: I wouldn't say what you wrote... I'd say "did you ever hear from her again afterwards?

that's probably not the answer though.
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? If you make a mistake in wordflow and you want to apply quick correction.
A: Yes, if I were to make a mistake while speaking I would say "I mean-" but someone might also say "sorry" and then correct themselves.
For example:
"I was in school until 4'clock, sorry/I mean, 5."

'I mean' is more commonly used though.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? 请不要放过我一丝一毫的错误。(please don't even let my least little mistake past?)
A: Please don't even let my slightest/smallest mistake past

Other questions about "Mistake"

Q: I acknowledge that it has been a mistake.

Does this sound natural?
A: Maybe you should give context as by itself it doesn't sound natural. "I acknowledge that it has been a mistake that has affected all of you." Or something like that.
By itself, you can say, "I acknowledge that I've made a mistake.
Q: Can you say "Don't make mistakes." instead of "Don't make a mistake."? Does this sound natural?
A: nothing is wrong with either of them. It just depends on the situation maybe.
Q: Please, correct my mistakes in this mini-text:

Slight breeze fluttered hair, caressing soft strand of the hair, shimmering velvet-black color in the sun. Shy glance appeared from under lowered eyelash and a breathe unwittingly stop cold. In these big eyes looking like coffee beans you can see the whole universe.
A: A slight breeze fluttered through her hair. As her soft strands blew over my eyes, I was in a new kaleidoscope world of shimmering black velvet. Her shy glance appeared under our new canopy of color, we locked eyes stopping our breath cold. I can see the whole universe in her mocha colored eyes.
Q: find and correct mistake

- one of the keys to the survival of the animals is its ability to adapt to changes in the enviroments
A:

One of the keys to the survival of these animals is their ability to adapt to changes in the environment.
Q: What’s the most common mistake in pronunciation, that you English people hear foreigners make? How can you guess immediately that someone is not British? Maybe there are things I’m unaware, but you hear it straight away, like some vowel sounds? I’m just curious!
A: It depends where someone is from. With French and Italian people, they always say 'th' as in 'the' as 'z'.
Chinese and Japanese people always struggle with 'r' and 'l' in English.
With other people, it is the sentence rhythm and stress. They can have good pronunciation, but it can be hard to understand them even if they say simple words like 'banana', because they say 'BAnana' or 'banaNA' instead of 'baNAna'. Spanish people typically stress the wrong part of an English word, which makes it harder to tell where one word stops and another word starts.

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