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

The meaning of "Peter" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does A - You know, Peter, it's sort of adding insult to injury raiding Quagmire's fridge for beer after you killed his cat.

B - "Or is it?" is my response.

or is it mean?
A: Meaning: maybe it’s not really adding insult to injury.
Q: What does Peter may sing that song. mean?
A: Piotr może zaśpiewać tą piosenkę
Q: What does Peter was watching the sky for over three hours. mean?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: What does Peter had bought an old car, but regretted buying it later. mean?
A: Peter got a car but didn't want it after he got it.
Q: What does Peter got the better of me mean?
A: Peter tricked you.

Example sentences using "Peter"

Q: Please show me example sentences with Peter out .
A:

I wouldn't say that the expression is very common, but it is widely understood.

Peter out – to slowly come to a stop.

– Is your son still playing in the yard?
– Yes, he's been going for hours so he should Peter out soon and have a nap
Q: Please show me example sentences with "to be bound" - Peter is bound not to be late. What does it mean? Could you give me more examples with this meaning?.
A: there are two definitions that sentence could mean. the first is that peter has to be early or on time and the second is that there is no way he would be late. from the wordin it is more likely to be the first definition

Synonyms of "Peter" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between Peter shouldn't take for granted the famous picture my father gave him. and Peter shouldn't take the famous picture my father gave him for granted. ?
A: No difference. They are the same. The second sentence is more common in everyday speaking.
Q: What is the difference between Peter waited for the bus during half an hour yesterday. and Peter waited for the bus for half an hour yesterday. ?
A: Your first sentence is wrong because “during” is inappropriate.

A more natural way to say it would be “Peter waited half an hour for the bus yesterday.” Alternatively your second sentence works OK but we tend not to like using the same preposition consecutively. But be assured it is correct English.
Q: What is the difference between Peter talks as if he were a baby. and Peter talks like a baby ?
A: They are different grammatically, but they mean the same thing.

"Peter talks like a baby." This sounds natural and normal. It is a simple statement in the indicative voice.

"Peter talks as if he were a baby." This is a hypothetical statement - Peter *is not* a baby but he talks *as if he were* a baby - in the subjunctive voice.
Q: What is the difference between I have written to Peter for a long time and I have been writing to Peter for a long time ?
A: Ciao!

In all honesty, there is no real difference. I will say that both are perfectly acceptable.
Q: What is the difference between I have written to Peter for a long time and I have been writing to Peter for a long time ?
A: In this context there isn't much difference.

Translations of "Peter"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? A: Peter, private holding room? It sure beats rockup.
B: On yes. it's the upside of a "special priority defendant." Downside, everything else. How are you?
A: Private holding room? = he will get his own personal room to stay in

It sure beats lockup = better than being held in a common area with prisoners?

it's the upside of a "special priority defendant." = being a high priority defendant (ie someone the government thinks is special and important) comes with advantages

Downside, everything else. = everything else about being high priority is a disadvantage (? I guess the press coverage, etcetera l
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers.
Did Peter Piper pick a peck of pickle peppers?
If Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers,
Where's the peck of pickled peppers Peter Piper picked?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Peter is the guy carrying a briefcase ***preposition** his left hand?
A: The preposition that fits best is "in".
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled pepper.
A: Its the right sentence
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Peter

Other questions about "Peter"

Q: Peter piper picked a peck of pickled peppers. how many pickled peppers did Peter piper pick? Does this sound natural?
A: Your pronunciation for some words is a little off - but this is really a tongue twister so don't worry about it! Even us British struggle to pronounce it correctly in one go!
Q: Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers. Does this sound natural?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Peter: What's your favorite fruit?
Bob: My favorite fruit is apple. Does this sound natural?
A: "My favorite fruit is an apple."
Q: How to speak



Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers.
A peck of pickled peppers Peter Piper picked.
If Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers,
Where's the peck of pickled peppers Peter Piper picked?
A: I'm sorry if it was too fast, but that's how tongue twisters are. ^^
Q: Peter Dafatti, a supervisor of the U.S. Department of Veterans' Affair, said the war veterans homeless problem is the common agenda of the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affair. Does this sound natural?
A: Peter Dafatti, a supervisor at the U.S. Department of Veterans' Affairs, said that the homelessness problem amongst war veterans was a strong concern within both the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs.

hope this helps. sorry I can't highlight where I've made changes

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