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

The meaning of "Acting" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does Acting like nothing happened is not it. mean?
A: “is not it” means that it it not correct or you shouldn’t be doing that.

Hence, “Acting like nothing happened is not it” means that you shouldn’t act like nothing happened / It is not right to act like nothing happened.
Q: What does Acting contrary to what people expect of us may seem to show that we are free. mean?
A: 無主! Acting on one's own ideals regardless of anothers' scrutiny to show independence.
Q: What does Acting fruity (be explanatory) mean?
A: “Acting gay” I believe
(“fruity” is a derogatory term used to refer to things that seem gay (homosexual))
Q: What does Acting like doo-fuses mean?
A: grazie 😊

Example sentences using "Acting"

Q: Please show me example sentences with Acting up.
A: My remote control is acting up again.
(meaning it's acting weirdly, like turn up the volume when you are trying to switch channels.)

Synonyms of "Acting" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between Acting coach and Acting teacher ?
A: An acting teacher helps and explains acting to their students. Am acting coach helps their student problem solve on their own.

Other questions about "Acting"

Q: Acting as a phantom thief would’ve been more efficient acting alone. You could’ve gone about it that way…
However, you did not. There are merits to having associates… That’s what you decided.


Is there a contradiction in this passage?

I guess first sentence is supposed to be “Acting alone would’ve been more efficient than acting as a phantom thief.”.
Is this right?

He who is called in this passage “you” organizes a group after.

I found this sentence in this video at 44:25. https://youtu.be/VOjrlQDa_Gs
A: ooh i never played persona 5. persona 3 was so good.

she says "acting as a phantom thief would've been more efficient alone". i dont think there's a contradiction. what she means acting alone is more efficient (as opposed to acting in a group).

she also says there's merits to having associates. by this she is then implying that "efficiency" is not part of the "merits". so even though he chose to form a group he will be less efficient, but there are other advantages to being in a group that he wouldn't have if he were acting solo.
Q: Acting student or Student of acting? If both, which one sounds more natural?
A: @sarah1401

➡Student(s) of Acting And Theatre
(✔)
:)

Q: Please show me how to pronounce Acting.
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Acting ability is just as important as singing in this competition.
That's the good point. I didn't think of that Does this sound natural?
A: That's a good point.

Everything else is perfect :)

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