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

The meaning of "Chair" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does over by the chairs mean?
A: it means “[something is] over there, near the chairs”
Q: What does Get off the chair mean?
A: 의자에서 내려라

chair = 의자
get off = 내려
Q: What does rocking chair mean?
A: A chair that rocks. Una silla que mece.
Q: What does don't tip your chair back mean?
A: Not quite, it wouldn't specify 後ろ. So, 'don't tip your chair' could mean don't tip it forwards or sideways. In this situation, as chairs most easily tip back, we usually include 'back'. 'Don't tip your chair' sounds a bit odd to me, not because it's wrong, but because I expect to hear 'back'.
Q: What does I’m gettin’ my chair back mean?
A: Yes, gettin' is short for getting.

Example sentences using "Chair"

Q: Please show me example sentences with chair.
A: "I sat in the chair."
"I like the blue chair."
Q: Please show me example sentences with chair.
A: She got up from the chair.
I am going to sit on the chair.
He bought a new chair.
The chair is very comfortable.
Q: Please show me example sentences with chairs.
A: @kikka04
I have a few chairs in my kitchen.
We all sat down on our comfy chairs.
Chairs are a good invention, aren't they?
Q: Please show me example sentences with chair days.
A: hi anyone there for chat with me

Synonyms of "Chair" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between This is a chair which I use. and This is the chair which I use. ?
A: “A” is used when you mention something for the first time without any additional information.
“The” is used when you mention something the second time or have additional information.

In this case you should say:”This is the chair which I use”
Q: What is the difference between I sit on a chair and I sit in a chair ?
A: They're the same. "I sit in a chair" is more natural though.
Q: What is the difference between A: While he was sitting in the chair, he was closing his eyes. and B: He was sitting in the chair while closing his eyes. ?
A: These sentences are really similar but there is a small difference.

For A, he was already sitting in the chair at this moment and closes his eyes.

For B, it sounds more like he was about to sit down in his chair and was closing his eyes at the same moment.

So A, Already sitting and then closes his eyes.
B, Sitting and closing his eyes at the same time.

Does this make sense?
Q: What is the difference between sit in the chair and sit on the chair ?
A: Both are fine, but "sit in the chair" is more natural.
E.g. "Mark asked Bob to sit in the chair"

Q: What is the difference between sit in the chair and sit on the chair ?
A: they both mean the same thing. There just phrased differently.

Translations of "Chair"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? 高校生です。問題にthe chairで議長と書いてあったのですが、何故ですか?
A: now about the chair...

Sometimes the chair can be a person, but it is not a furniture. "The chair" is short for "chairman" which is the head person of a company.

When a person is called "the chair" it means they are the head of the company.

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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Please get your chair back when you get up and leave. The desktop is clean and free of debris, thanks! Please help me correct it! Thanks you so much!
A: Please (PUT) your chair back when you get up and leave. (AND MAKE SURE) the desk is clean and free of debris (TOO), thanks!
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? (we are sitting on the chair at a cafe)
今、私たちの後ろを通った人は、有名な歌手ではないですか?
A: “That person who passed by behind us just now, isn’t he a famous singer?”

or

“Isn’t the person who just passed by behind us a famous singer?”
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? 71. those are nice chairs. I’ve seen some good movies recently. why in the first one should’t use “some”?And why second one we have to use “some”?
A: You can use OR not use 'some' in BOTH of them.

It can mean either "more than one", or, it can make the rest of the phrase more emphatic.

In the first one - 'Those are some nice chairs!' - since you said "those" I probably already know that there are more than one, so, it sounds emphatic, as if you are saying "Those are really nice chairs!" or "very nice chairs". just "Those are nice chairs" sounds perfectly fine also.

You can use it with singular things too: "That is some girlfriend you have!", it means either I really like her or I really don't like her. From context you would know which. "Donald Trump is some President!", it sounds OK and it is probably negative, unless I am a supporter.

In the second one, there is no "those" or other words to indicate that we are looking at specific movies, so "some" sounds like a quantity, it just means "more than one", like "unos" or "algunos". It is actually redundant because we know it's more than one because "movies" is plural. "I've seen some movies recently" means the same. With "some", it definitely doesn't sound emphatic, though.

If in doubt, "some" *usually* means quantity / unos / algunos.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? 椅子(chairs)を円形(circle)に並べる。
A: "to form the chairs into a circle"

Other questions about "Chair"

Q: "That chair doesn't look like comfortable". Or "That chair doesn't look comfortable"?
A: The second one.
"That chair doesn't look comfortable"

but you can change the first one a little and say
"That chair doesn't look like it will be comfortable"
Q: The chair is not stable. Does this sound natural?
A: If you wanted to be less formal, you could say the chair is wobbly.
Q: One of the chairs is broken.

I got this sentence in my exam (Correct the error in this sentence) in which it was the answer. But can someone please explain about the article used here(is)

Isn't the word chairs a plural. So why isn't (are) is used here.
A: Yes, but it is only one of the chairs that is broken, so the verb refers to a singular object, hence "is". If all the chairs were broken, then you would say "are".
Q: Whenever I sit on a chair for a long time my legs go numb.

or

Whenever I remain sat on a chair for a long time my legs go numb.

or

Whenever I stay sat on a chair for a long time my legs go numb. Does this sound natural?
A: In my opinion the first sentence sounds better
Q: I'm sitting on chairs on the first floor of the library. Does this sound natural?
A: I'm sitting on the chair at the first floor of the library.

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