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

The meaning of "Carton" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does carton mean?
A: A carton is a paper container usually for liquids. milk and juice come in cartons.
Q: What does carton of milk mean?
A: cartão de leite
Q: What does carton of mean?
A: A carton is a type of container (usually cardboard or plastic) food is bought in
Examples:" I went to the store for a carton of milk"
"What happened to the carton of eggs in the fridge"

Synonyms of "Carton" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between carton and box ?
A: A carton is a type of box that usually has a liquid in it. For instance milk is found in a carton.
Q: What is the difference between cartons and cardboard ?
A: You usually only use carton when describing the box that milk and eggs is kept in.

carton of milk, carton of eggs.

use cardboard to describe anything that is made of that material.

example: the box is made of cardboard

Q: What is the difference between carton and box ?
A: Carton usually is referring to “a carton of milk” and a box can refer to just a regular box
Q: What is the difference between "carton" and "cardboard" ?
A: A carton is a thing for storage that is often made from cardboard
Q: What is the difference between carton and box ?
A: @rayhuang: so a carton is the material - similar to paper, but harder and made out of multiple layers
a box is a six sided "thing" usually used to store other things.
ask if answer is unclear

Translations of "Carton"

Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? carton
A: Cardboard or box. We also use the word carton...
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? carton
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Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? carton
A: it’s pronounced like “ cAR-tun “ hope this helped!
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? carton
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? carton
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Other questions about "Carton"

Q: You only can order carton of milk and cream with coffee order, not milk and cream itself. does this sound natural?
A: × You only can order carton of milk and cream with coffee order, not milk and cream itself.
✓ You only can order a carton of milk and cream with a coffee order, not milk and cream by itself.

Q: There is a carton size 50 x 45 x 30.
How do you read (pronounce) x?
A: “By”
Q: I sold △△ for □□company.
It carton has damaged.
Please approval for discount. does this sound natural?
A: I just looked back at what I said, and I made a mistake. "Container" is usually better than "carton."

Contatiner: Something that holds something inside of it.
Box: A type of rectangular container.
Carton: A box that is usually used to hold liquids.
Q: is "a carton of washing powder" incorrect?
A: If the washing powder comes in a cardboard or paper container, then 'a carton of washing powder' is correct.
Q: I use little carton cards for learning new words. does this sound natural?
A: @TomFomin: these cards are called flashcards in English :)
also "carton" refers to a cardboard (that's the name of the material you're looking for) container, like the ones used for milk, juice, eggs...

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