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

The meaning of "Happen" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does happened mean?
A: "Aconteceu"
Ex: What happened? (O que aconteceu?)
Q: What does "
happen" mean?
A: Acontecer. Exemplo: what's happening here?
Q: What does 'happens to hit' mean?
A: si la pregunta correcta (en este caso, la pregunta que quieren los estudiantes que les salga) sale en el examen
Q: What does "as happens" in 1260 mean?
A: as it always does
Q: What does "just happened upon" mean?
A: It means they came across it by chance. It has a connotation of being a surprise when they see it.

Example sentences using "Happen"

Q: Please show me example sentences with as it happens.
A:

A: I need some things in town but I don't have time to go.
B: As it happens I was going to be in town this afternoon.

So it's like: by a happy chance.

A car crashed into mine and drove off! Fortunately, as it happens, a police car was there and they caught him.
Q: Please show me example sentences with what happens is that.
A: What happens on Christmas? What happens is that we open presents.

Why don't you want to go to the party?
Because what happens is that everyone gets drunk.
Q: Please show me example sentences with happen.
A: This just happened.

I just happened to look around the corner, and you wouldn't believe what I saw!

We need your help to make this event happen.

The event! It's happening!
Q: Please show me example sentences with happen to.
A: @sallykyoko: @sallykyoko: No it is more like a suprise

For example:
( I need help with something and i see you)

Me:Kyoko good thing that you happen to be here,i needed some help

another example :
(You walk to me during lunch at school)

Me:Kyoko it is a suprise that you happen to be here,i was just talking about you !


See how it is used when like something unexpected happens or like a suprise
Q: Please show me example sentences with 'happen to ~'.
A: 음 틀리지는 않지만 약간...미국 사람들 그 상황에 happen to 잘 안 써요. Could I get some water please? 더 자연스러울가같아요. 뭘 달라고 할때 꼭 please 붙이면 돼요 :)

Synonyms of "Happen" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between "happen" and "come about" ?
A: "To happen" is normal, everyday language. "To come about" sounds more like it's something unexpected.
Q: What is the difference between what's happening? and what's going on ?
A: They are the same.
Q: What is the difference between What happened to him? and What's happened to him? ?
A: What's happened to him (what has happened to him) is present perfect form. It is often interchangeable with the past tense,
What happened to him.
The nuance is that present perfect is used when talking about something in the past that continues up to the present moment. That is why it is used here.
Q: What is the difference between happening and situation ?
A: situation. A state.
Happening. Occurring.

It is all happening at the same time.

When is it happening?

What is the situation?

The situation could be worse.
Q: What is the difference between happen to and happen on ?
A: 'happen to' means that an occurs has been done on to someone or something. 'happen on' means that an event or occurrence is done at a place or done at a certain time or date. Example sentences would be 'do you know what happened to me the other day?' Or 'you know what happened on Saturday?' Or 'this happened to me once before.' Or 'you know what happens on Christmas?' Things like that.

Translations of "Happen"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? what's happen ?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? i’m angry about what happened.
A: Here you go ^_^
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? I happen to believe that ...
A: It's something someone says before giving their opinion about something.

The "I happen..." added instead of just saying "I believer that..." typically means that what they are going to say may be surprising or an opinion that other people may disagree with or maybe just a random thought.
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? happened
A: "Happened. This happened."
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? what will happen if we feel better?

Other questions about "Happen"

Q: Whatever may happen, I won't marry with her. does this sound natural?
A: whatever happens, i will not marry her!
Q: "it just so happens i'm by your office. i'm comming there right now." does this sound natural?
A: Coming*
Q: that's really often happened does this sound natural?
A: 'That happened very often'
or 'that has happened a lot'
Q: What's happen?
does this sound natural?
A: What happened? sounds more right
Q: What happens when you eat quickly it’s like even hailed it, and you don't even know that you are eating. does this sound natural?
A: There are a couple of words needed to change to sound "correct". Something more appropriate would be "What happens when you eat quickly, is that you inhale the food without even noticing. It's rather hard to even tell what you are eating!"

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