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

The meaning of "Conference" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does we would all have preferred conference call

what it means conference call?
is this a metaphor? mean?
A: A conference call or teleconference is a phone call with many people, like Zoom with no video.
Q: What does off-the-record conference mean?
A: If someone say that "It's off the record" then that means that they do not intend it to be considered as official, or published with your name attached to it.
Q: What does The conference is only 2 hours to go.
A: it will end in two hours
although you should say: has only two hours to go
Q: What does conference mean?
A: It means a formal meeting to discuss something.
Q: What does mock conference mean?
A: Mock is something fake done to simulate the real thing. A mock trial is when lawyers have a pretend trial to gain experience for an actual trial.

So I would assume a mock conference is like a practice conference, some people are practicing for an actual conference.

Example sentences using "Conference"

Q: Please show me example sentences with conference.
A: I hope this helps!

1) The conference was canceled last minute due to unfortunate circumstances.

2) Countries around the world took part in the recent conference about climate change.

3) The meeting was held in the conference room to find out if the event will continue.
Q: Please show me example sentences with 'conference call'.
A: "I'm about to take this conference call."
"Will you be on the conference call Sarah?"
"We will schedule another conference call next month."

Synonyms of "Conference" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between #1 He left to the conference and #2 He left for the conference ?
A: 1. He left to GO to the conference.

They mean the same thing.
Q: What is the difference between Why did you go to the conference? and Why did you get to go to the conference? ?
A: Why did you go = почему ты ходил? Why did you get to go = почему тебе разрешили идти?
Q: What is the difference between conference and congress and convention ?
A: Conference - a work meeting/business travel
Congress - a political meeting/political gathering
Convention - a meeting for entertainment (ComicCon {convention})
Q: What is the difference between conference / meeting in progress and conference / meeting on progress ?
A: "meeting in progress" = the meeting is currently happening.

"meeting on progress" = the topic of the meeting is about progress
Q: What is the difference between at a (conference or meeting ) and in a (conference or meeting ) ?
A: AT describes position at a specific point.
It's very cold at the bottom of the ocean.

-AT is also used with a larger place (a store, bank, airport etc)
Let's meet at the bank

-AT is used before the names of group activities at a party, at a meeting, at a play, at a parade, etc.


-IN refers to position within large areas or in spaces that surround something on all sides
My keys are in my bag. He is not in his office. The car is in the garage.


Translations of "Conference"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? There's a conference call that will happen with my boss and other company next week, but I can't join it because I have another plan.
A: I would only message your boss.
"I won't be able to attend the conference call with ? company next week on ? day. Is it important that I attend the meeting and participate in the conference call? Do we need to reschedule?"

my question for you @henry16...
is there something else that you need to accomplish instead of the meeting?
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? conference
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? is he speaking at the conference tonight
A: "is he going to speak at the conference tonight?"
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? (at the teacher-patent conference) 息子が人の話を集中して聞いてないのが気になるんです。これはあの年の子には仕方がないことなのでしょうか。
A: I'm worried that my son can't focus on what people are saying. It's just the age he's at, right?

Other questions about "Conference"

Q: conference does this sound natural?
A: Perfect :)
Q: The conference will be held on next Monday. does this sound natural?
A: You can say: The conference will be held next Monday.
Q: What is “empowerment conference "?
A: Empowerment means...the giving of permissions, ability, enabling or authorization.

An empowerment conference is about getting a group of people together and making them believe they have the right / authority to make decisions, take initiative, affect change, or control the outcome of their lives. In some cases it's an attempt to make people realize the right or authority was already theirs and didn't need to be given to them. There are different types of these conferences for women, men, minorities, children, religion, citizens/voters, and employees.
Q: It was incredible conference, I should disseminate information about those product within the company. does this sound natural?
A: It was an incredible conference. I should disseminate the information about those products within the company.

That is more natural, but we usually don't use such highfalutin words in daily conversation. If you did, people might think that you are showing off. However, this would be perfect in a business trip report!
Q: To attend the conference.
I'll stay here for one week. does this sound natural?
A: Hey mono! Two days in a row, way to go!

This is almost perfect! Close!

1. Like brian said, I would change the "the" to "a". "The" makes it sound like the official you are talking to should know what conference you are talking about.

Pronunciation: Your individual pronunciation of words is great. Nicely done! But make sure you're adding an "r" pronunciation at the end of "for".

Awesome job! I'll post a voice example next.

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