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

The meaning of "Errand" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does I ran an errand mean?
A: It means you have went out to complete a task that needed to be done.

ex: I had to run an errand for my boss. He needed me to get coffee for the meeting.
Q: What does errands mean?
A:
short journey specially on someone behalf

My boss is a errand for her son's parent teacher meeting
Q: What does errands mean?
A: A short and quick trip to accomplish a specific purpose
Q: What does "doing errands where you only have to make right-hand turns" mean?
A: to only make right-hand turns means to only have to turn right when you drive to get to your destination. So shes saying it saves time to do this because in America it often takes less time to turn right because your merging into traffic rather then turning across traffic which requires you to wait for a light.
Q: What does I've got to run some errands mean?
A: That means that that person needs to go do small jobs/chores.

Example sentences using "Errand"

Q: Please show me example sentences with errands.
A: I have a lot of errands to do today, like mailing a letter at the post office and picking up my dry cleaning.
I have an errand in the neighborhood, so I'll stop by while I'm there.
My mom sent me on an errand to buy milk and bread.
I've been running errands all day.
On my way home from work, I usually have a few errands to take care of.
Q: Please show me example sentences with running errands.
A: I spent all day running errands for my wife, because she's going on a trip tomorrow.
Q: Please show me example sentences with running few errands.
A: I have to run a few errands, like going to the grocery store, the post office and the bank.

I will be out of the house all day. I will be running a few errands.
Q: Please show me example sentences with errand.
A: "I have to run my errands."

"I can't go. I have an errand."

"My mom always makes me run her errands for her."

"I know I have lots of errands, but I'd rather stay home and watch TV."
Q: Please show me example sentences with errand .
A: "I'll be right back. I have to run a quick errand."

"Can you run a errand for me?"

Synonyms of "Errand" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between to run errands and errands to run ?
A: if the sentences are something like "I have errands to run" and "I have to run errands" there is no difference
Q: What is the difference between errand and task ?
A: they are pretty much the same.
Errands are usually things that you are supposed/asked to do that are easier to fulfil.
example: My mother asked me to run some errands around the house and the market.

Tasks are usually more serious when compared to errands, and are not as easy as errands.
example: My task as a leader is not as easy as i thought it will be.

these are my opinions.
hope this helps
Q: What is the difference between errand and schedule ?
A: A schedule is a plan of events for some time period.
Examples:
A class schedule for school shows the times and days of your classes.
A child eats meals on a schedule - always at the same time every day.
A friend would like to have dinner this week, but my schedule is too full (I have too many activities planned to make time for dinner).

An errand is usually a task that is not very fun, but you need to do regularly to keep your life in order.
Examples:
Buying groceries is an errand.
Going to the bank to deposit a check is an errand.
Going to the post office is an errand.

Usually if you are going to do errands you say "I'm running errands."
Q: What is the difference between errand and mission ?
A: Mission is used to describe a sense of duty, responsibility or goal.

Errand is similar to chore but used to describe things you have to do outside of the house.

"It is my mission to protect my country."

"I had to run errands. I went to the store, post office, and got gas."

Translations of "Errand"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? errand
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? errands
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? errands
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Other questions about "Errand"

Q: I had to do errands for my boss who is now staying here in Paris. does this sound natural?
A: You could say I had to do errands for my boss who is currently staying in Paris.
Q: I might be late there because I have an errand to take care of does this sound natural?
A: I might be late since I have an errand to take care of first
Q: Now I am running errands for my friends , because we played cards and I lost that game a while ago . does this sound natural?
A: I am running errands for my friends right now, as a punishment for losing a card game we just played.
Q: "sorry, can't go. got some errands to run on" does this sound natural?
A: in America, we wouldn't say "run on". we'd just say "got some errands to do".
Q: I have to do an errand for saving money, because my mother used to give some money when I obey my parents. does this sound natural?
A: "I have to run an errand to save money, because my mother would give me money whenever I do as they ask."

"Obey" sounds very harsh for this context. I wouldn't use it

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