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

The meaning of "Familiar" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does familiar mean?
A: familiar = مألوف
Q: What does familiar mean?
A: It means "known to one."
Q: What does familiar mean?
A: familiar is something easy to recognize, because you have seen/met/heard etc before, but you can't really remember from where.
Q: What does familiar mean?
A: when something is familiar, it seems like you have seen or heard it before.

Example sentences using "Familiar"

Q: Please show me example sentences with familiar.
A: Ex:
I am not very familiar with this region.
A familiar voice in my mind.
The children are too familiar with their teacher.
Q: Please show me example sentences with familiar
.
A: 1. Most people are familiar with this application.
2. I am not familiar with any of these people.
Q: Please show me example sentences with familiar.
A: you look familiar, do I know you?

I smell something familiar, is someone baking an apple pie?

that show sounds familiar. I might've seen it before.

I'm familiar with basic math equations.
Q: Please show me example sentences with familiar .
A: 'This smell is familiar'
Q: Please show me example sentences with familiar with.
A: I am familiar with this topic.

Are you familiar with the incident that occured this weekend?

How familiar are you with stochiometry?

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Synonyms of "Familiar" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between familiar to us and familiar with us ?
A: Familiar to us means the speaker is familiar with the object: Ex. The house is familiar to us. : Us being the speaker and house being the object.

Familiar with us means the object is familiar with the speaker: Ex. The cat is familiar with us : The cat is the object and us is the speaker.
Q: What is the difference between familiar and used to ?
A: Scenario:
Person A: try this food!
Person b: wow, this tastes familiar (used in a sense of nostalgia)! Like when I was a child!

Other examples:
“This place seems familiar” (you’ve been there before/seen it)
“I’m familiar with chess” (you know how to play it)

Scenario:
Person a: wow, you’re so good at cooking rice!
Person b: thanks, I’m used to it! (They have cooked rice plenty of times)

Other examples:
“I’m used to this hot weather “ (they’ve experienced the hot weather so many times already that it’s no problem to them)
“She’s used to doing chores” (they’ve done chores many times that it doesn’t bother them)

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Q: What is the difference between familiar with and knowledgeable ?
A: "Familiar with" and "knowledgeable about" both mean you know a lot about a subject. However, you can only use "familiar with" to say you know a person well, or a place well.

Correct: "She's very knowledgeable about music" / "She's very familiar with music"

Incorrect: "I'm knowledgeable about the downtown area"
Correct: "I'm familiar with the downtown area"

Incorrect: "I'm knowledgeable about him"
Correct: "I'm familiar with him"

Also, "knowledgeable about" isn't a very common phrase. You can just say "to know a lot about": "She knows a lot about music."
Q: What is the difference between familiar and similar ?
A: Familiar is something you know about.
"You are familiar with Arabic."

Similar is something that is close to the same.
"A frog is similar to a toad."
Q: What is the difference between familiar with and savvy and knowledgeable about ?
A: They are both similar, however "familiar with" is considered being less knowledgeable than "savvy and knowledgeable about".

If you are familiar with something, I expect you to only know a little bit about it.

However, if you are savvy and knowledgeable about something, I expect you to know a lot more and possibly be a specialist or very informed about it.

Translations of "Familiar"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? familiar 应该怎么发音
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Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? familiar
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? reunión familiar
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Other questions about "Familiar"

Q: I'm not familiar with around here. Does this sound natural?
A: I'm not familiar around here.
Q: Please show me how to pronounce familiar.
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Q: I'm absolutely familiar with this. Does this sound natural?
A: I'm familiar with this.
Q: Your'd not familiar with …. Does this sound natural?
A: Your'd is not a word. "You are not familiar with" would work better.
Q: That's not familiar to or with me?
A: What said is correct.
Or:
- That is something I'm not familiar with

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