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

The meaning of "Board" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does across the board mean?
A: No, it is used to describe a condition.
"They raised taxes across the board." In this sentence, raised is the verb, and across the board describes how taxes were raised.
"He scored well across the board." Same thing. Scored is the verb, and across the board describes how he scored well / what he scored well in.
Q: What does welcome on board or aboard mean?
A: Aboard means on a ship, or airplane of sorts. On board also can be used for ships or airplanes but it can also mean you’re with/a part of a group of people.

Welcome aboard/on board the S.S. Anne!

A: I agree with you guys.
B: Well then welcome aboard
Q: What does "on board" mean?
A: In this context, "on board" means they will be okay with the situation. Like,
"Let's walk to the store, okay?"
"Okay, I'm on board with that plan."
Q: What does full board mean?
A: full board is breakfast which includes juice, tea and coffee, lunch and dinner but with no drinks, you have to buy them in the restaurant.
Q: What does "off the board" in 1083 mean?
A: he doesn't have any rating

Example sentences using "Board"

Q: Please show me example sentences with Across the board.
A: The economic recession has negatively impacted all businesses across the board.

My favorite sports team did well, won every game across the board.
Q: Please show me example sentences with on board with.
A: I couldn’t get on board with his decision to rob the bank.

I was on board with her choices
Q: Please show me example sentences with board of trustees.
A: The Chairman of the Board of Trustees of X Company is a highly respected business person.

The Board of Trustees oversees the Chief Executive Officer of Company XXX.

Boards of Trustees often include people with experience in fields of investment, real estate, government, and academe as well as wealthy patrons.
Q: Please show me example sentences with board and boarding.
A: "We are about to board the plane"
"The plane is boarding"
Board is also an object:
"Straight as a board"
Q: Please show me example sentences with take on board.
A: I'd like you to take some new ideas on board.

The Osaka team has some interesting ideas about quality. I'd like you to take them on board.

(You asked me a question about Hinative in another thread, but it's closed so I couldn't answer there.)

Synonyms of "Board" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between once the board has approved the budget,the laboratory intends to order new equipment and once the board approves the budget,the laboratory intends to order new equipment ?
A: No difference meaning-wise.
Q: What is the difference between board of director and board of directors ?
A: Board of directors is correct. Board in that sentence refers to a group of people so you have to use the plural form of the word 'director'.
Q: What is the difference between How much is "a" full board? and How much is full board? ?
A: We say "full board" without the "a".
Q: What is the difference between I’m on board and I agree ?
A: I’m on board - someone agrees to participate and go along with something. “So I want to do plan a bank 🏦 heist..”. “I’m on board 🤑.” I agree is to have the same opinion. I agree with your thoughts on the weather.
Q: What is the difference between on aboard and on board ?
A: Abroad means across like across the ocean. Example: She was going to study abroad in America. Ah-bra-d

Board is a piece of wood. And pronounced differently. B-oh-er-d
He nailed the Boards together.

Boardgame: monopoly is a boardgame. (Games on a wood plank)

Bored is also pronounced the same: Meaning you have nothing to do and lack entertainment. Example: Sarah was bored with her English homework.

Translations of "Board"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? This board is to help the kid know colors and shapes. On the top of every shape, there is a "knob". Can I say that is a knob? If not, what is the correct the word? Thank you.
A: Yes, knob is the best word to use
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? 1. you'll get to see like a board and that says 'International Office'.


2. you'll get to see like a board and that is written 'International Office'.

which sentence is correct?
A: Then, "you'll see a bulletin board that says "International Office"" is correct.
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? would you like to hear me above board?
am i right saying that in meaning "would you like me to be honest about that"?
A: I just looked it up because I have never heard of it haha but yes it seems to be right! :). Personally I would just say ‘do you want me to be honest?’
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? on the board
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? bored, board, boring and buried
A: Bored and board are pronounced the same way

Other questions about "Board"

Q: The board meeting has been rescheduled from next Wednesday for next Friday in order for all executives to attend it. does this sound natural?
A: It is natural sounding just change "for" to "to" so it is "..next Wednesday to next Friday.."
Q: If you feel board, I could stay to chat with you.
does this sound natural?
A: if you feel/ are bored... the rest is OK :)
Q: How do you say this board in English?

This is board at laundry room in my apartment.
A: Bulletin board
Q: What do you call a board and stick with advertisement?
A: The one in the picture is called a "signboard" or just a "sign", but the large ones along highways, etc. (大きな広告掲示板) are called "billboards" in American English and "hoardings" in British English.
Q: Mah-jong is a famous board game in Japan. Is it also in your country or have you ever heard of it?
A: Yes, mainly because of computer versions of the game.

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