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

The meaning of "Generation" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does "... generation and all" in the video: https://youtu.be/dKNu5ZnWhb4?t=669 (context to follow) mean?
A: I think she meant...no matter what age difference or views of something between two people separated by many years apart can still come together and talk
Q: What does a third generation car mean?
A:

It refers to a car that has been on the market a while and undergone changes to the interior, exterior or engine system.

For example, in 1999 the Honda Insight (a hybrid electric vehicle) was a 2-door liftback; in 2009 they made some changes to it and it was a 5-door liftback: in 2019 it became a four person sedan. There were also changes made to the engine, etc.

The 1999 is the first generation.
The 2009 is the second generation.
The 2019 is the third generation.

I hope this makes sense to you!
Q: What does generation gap mean?
A: a space of years between parents ages and childrens ages
Q: What does A generation of GOP stars stands diminished mean?
A: The GOP is one of our political parties (the republicans). Trump is their candidate for president, and the person is lamenting the fact that he has basically ruined a lot of young politicians' careers by associating with them.

Example sentences using "Generation"

Q: Please show me example sentences with be passed down through generations .
A: My necklace will be passed down through generations to come.

That vase was passed down through generations from my mother’s family.

It was passed down through generations, so it’s very important to us.

Is there anything in your family that was passed down through generations?
Q: Please show me example sentences with generation .
A: This generation is very different than the last.
Life changes from generation to generation.
The restaurant has been in the family for 3 generations.
The current product is a generation 4 design and is drastically improved.

Could I ask what your language is? I have never heard of Pashto. Where is it spoken?

Synonyms of "Generation" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between Each generation of youth culture and Youth culture of each generation ?
A:

의미 는 똑같아요

😊.
Q: What is the difference between generation next and next generation ?
A: It's not exactly incorrect - it's unusual. I think it's a case of someone trying to make a catchy phrase.
Q: What is the difference between Generation Y and generation Z and new silent generation and millennium generation ?
A: "Millennium"じゃないです, "Millennial"です。:)

Gen X = Born 1961 – 1981

Gen Y = Born 1977 - 1995

Gen Y = Millennials.
Q: What is the difference between future generation and future generations ?
A: Future generation is singular. One future generation. Future generations is plural. Many generations.

Translations of "Generation"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? generation
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? The next generation of car.
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? what does " once in a generation " mean?
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? fair, generation and season.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? I assume earlier generation of people read nowadays books,how the tense will be?let me write a sentence:If earlier people read present books, they would not like them. Should I use subjunctive tense?
A: If our ancestors were to read this century's books, they would not like them.

Other questions about "Generation"

Q: it seems that the younger generation only pays their attention to how to dress nicely, which foods are good and how to do their makeup beautifully.

“요즘 젊은 것들은 처 입고 처 먹고 처 바르는 것만 알아“

does this sound natural?
A: It seems that the younger generation only pays attention to how to dress nicely, which foods are good and how to do do their makeup beautifully.
Q: He is received from whole generations. He is so popular to whole generations does this sound natural?
A: You probably mean "He is well-received by whole generations. / He is popular with entire generations."

While these are grammatically correct, it is very formal.

"He is popular with everyone." or "He's liked by everyone" is more common.
Q: I don't know well what the younger generations music is good. does this sound natural?
A: I'm not too sure what younger generation music is good.

I don't really know what younger generation music is good.
Q: The younger generation give people the impression that they expect to have higher salary, more responsibility and job flexibility. but they don't like to work hard and are little loyal to a company.
Free free to just correct it if there is any mistakes.
A: The younger generation leaves an impression that they expect a higher salary, assume greater responsibilities and are entitled to job flexibility. However, they dislike hard work and are not committed to a company.
Q: what is a third/fourth generation farmer?
A: A farmer whose great-great-grandparents were also farmers

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