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

The meaning of "Emergency" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does “municipal “ emergency medical service and “law enforcement “ emergency medical service? mean?
A: “Municipal” means local or town. We have fire departments and small groups of police that serve our town or county, which is smaller than the state or country.

“Law enforcement” means police.

“Law enforcement EMS” is probably talking about “first responders.” When we have emergencies and call for help, these are the people who would show up first.

For example, if we have a car wreck, police come to write a report of what happened. Medical workers would come to help with injuries.

Does that make sense? I’m happy to help further if it doesn’t. :)
Q: What does I've been in the emergency area of the hospital and overheard a treating doctor asking another doctor if it was a full moon. mean?
A: This refers to someone who while in a hospital they hear doctors discussing the overwhelming amount of patients coming into the emergency room.

The phrase "is it a full moon" goes back to superstitious beliefs that when there is a full moon outside people are affected often doing weird and or dangerous things.
Q: What does "It's an emergency". Is "emergency" accountable? pls explain when emergency has article or not. mean?
A: This is unbelievable,no one answered.I'll answer then.

NounEdit. (countable) An emergency is a serious situation that needs to be dealt with very quickly. She called 911 to report the emergency to police. ... (uncountable) Emergency is the department in a hospital that takes people with immediate medial needs.
Q: What does emergency drills mean?
A: para practicar lo que deberíamos hacer durante emergencias.

Más común: fire drill

"We had a fire/emergency drill at school today. The bell rang and we all had to line up outside for half an hour."
Q: What does emergency drills mean?
A: An emergency drill means practicing what to do if there is a fire, tornado, earthquake, etc.

Example sentences using "Emergency"

Q: Please show me example sentences with emergency.
A: "This is an emergency! Get everyone out!"
"If we don't act now, this could become an emergency."
"Emergency procedures are posted on every door."
"When dealing with emergencies, be sure to stay calm."
Q: Please show me example sentences with "emergency brake" and "parking break". Are they the same?.
A: Yes, both are the same =) Different regions switch between saying one or the other to describe the brake you use for extra support.

Synonyms of "Emergency" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between Emergency way out and emergency exit ?
A: No difference but people usually only use emergency exit.

You could say the fastest way out is through the emergency exit.
Q: What is the difference between emergency and urgency ?
A: Emergency is the whole situation, something happened and it requires immediate action.

Urgency is the importance of having that quick action, but not the event itself.
Q: What is the difference between emergency and outbreak ?
A: Below are are their dictionary meanings with examples. I hope that helps. I tend to restrict Outbreak to violence and disease in conversation. I could see expanding it's use for dramatic effect when writing a story.

An emergency is an unexpected and difficult or dangerous situation, especially an accident, which happens suddenly and which requires quick action to deal with it.
Examples:
1. He deals with emergencies promptly.
2. The hospital will cater only for emergencies.

If there is an outbreak of something unpleasant, such as violence or a disease, it suddenly starts to happen.
1. The four-day festival ended a day early after an outbreak of violence involving hundreds of youths.
Q: What is the difference between emergency and urgent ?
A: Not exactly. Urgent basically just means very pressing (time-wise); this can be relevant both in emergency and non-emergency situations (even things that are not necessarily "bad"). Emergency normally refers to dangerous or life-threatening situations.

Translations of "Emergency"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? emergency
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? emergency
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? "how was the emergency situation solved?" does it sound natural?
A: It's natural
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? emergency
A: An Ambulance
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? The emergency phone number is 911.
A: That's right.

Other questions about "Emergency"

Q: When the emergency comes, Please push this button. It is contacted the management center. does this sound natural?
A: If there is an emergency, please push this button to contact the management center.
Q: There is an emergency exit on the third storey of this building. In order to get to the exit, you would go up to the stairs at the end of this corridor. does this sound natural?
A: very good but the "to" in " you would go up to the stairs " is not needed 😊
Q: because of some emergency i left! does this sound natural?
A: It's correct, but by using "some", it sounds like you really don't know what happened. To me, this would be more natural, "Because of an emergency, I left!"
Q: This is an emergency. Stay calm and touch your groin. And show me your underwear. does this sound natural?
A: 変な文章ですと思いますけど文法がいいです
Q: I have to run along, because there are seems to be emergency in my family. does this sound natural?
A: Take out "are" and add "an" before emergency.

"I have go run along, because there seems to be an emergency in my family"

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