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

The meaning of "Cotton" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does This cotton fabric feels ( ) like silk
に当てはまるのがsoftenssでなくてsoft!

feelは第二文型で補語をとるので名詞のsoftenssではだめですか? mean?
A: feel の補語にはなれないです。
Q: What does I cottoned on... mean?
A: I understood
I worked out what was going on

"A teacher was explaining to me the theory, I did not understand at first, but I finally cottoned on after listening to him more."
"I have a new employee, he has cottoned on to the work we do now and is one of our best workers now."
Q: What does cotton mean?
A: algodão
Q: What does cotton mouth mean?
A: Dry mouth in a person
Q: What does cotton candy combover mean?
A: Cotton candy is spiraled/spun onto a stick...

Example sentences using "Cotton"

Q: Please show me example sentences with cotton.
A: This doll is 100% pure cotton.
Use a cotton ball to apply the lotion.
Cotton clothing allows your skin to breathe.
Q: Please show me example sentences with cotton swab.
A: I use a cotton swab to remove my makeup.

When you go to the store, could you puck up some cotton swabs please?
Q: Please show me example sentences with cotton candy .
A: cotton candy is a noun. it's basically a carnival snack so there is not really an expression for it.

(example sentence) At the funfair, there were stalls selling popcorn, ice cream and cotton candy.

I love the taste of cotton candy.

cotton candy just melts in your mouth.
Q: Please show me example sentences with cotton on to.
A: The Opposition is beginning to cotton on to what the Prime Minister is up to.

Synonyms of "Cotton" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between cotton sound and cotton sounds and we made band name, (n)+sound or (n)+sounds what is correct? ?
A: Both are ok
Q: What is the difference between cotton swab and cotton bud ?
A: Actually, they mean the same thing. They are just different words for the same thing. This:
Q: What is the difference between q-tip and cotton swab and cotton bud ?
A: Q-tip have two pieces of cotton on each side of the stick, a cotton swab is just a pice of cotton (about the size of a large marshmallow) and a cotton bud is literally the same thing as a q-tip. I’m more than sure Q-tip is the name of the company but everyone calls them that anyways
Q: What is the difference between cotton on to and understand ?
A: do you mean "caught on to"?
Q: What is the difference between cotton to and cotton up and cotton with ?
A: Just for clarification, do you mean "caught to", "caught up", and "caught with" ? The word "cotton" is a fiber used to make clothing and doesn't work with the examples you're showing.

Translations of "Cotton"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? The cotton stick in the plastic container
A: cotton swab
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? to cotton on
A: To cotton on to something is to pick up on things going on around you or gaining an understanding of what people are talking about without anything having to be explained to you.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? cotton mouth
A: cottonmouth is the name of a snake species of the pit vipers.
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? cotton candy
A: Candy floss

Other questions about "Cotton"

Q: the T-shirt feels soft. it is made of pure cotton, suitable for sensitive skin . it is in three colors, red, yellow and blue. Does this sound natural?
A: In marketing language I would say: The T-shirt feels extremely soft as it is made of pure cotton making it suitable for even sensitive skin. It is available in three colours: red, yellow and blue.
Q: Please show me how to pronounce cotton.
A: you can use "to get" if you want to receive a thing. or you want to obtain something. listen to some of my examples. :)
Q: This is a new, casual, big brown, Korean, cotton, square bag. Does this sound natural?
A: Try: This is our new large, Korea cotton brown square bag.
Q: I am using cotton swabs to clean my ears.
or
I am cleaning my ears using cotton swabs. Does this sound natural?
A: You can also say: I'm cleaning my ears with cotton swabs.
Q: could you give me a cotton bud please? Does this sound natural?
A: @jeanniec: Maybe cotton swab?

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