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

The meaning of "Island" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does This island smells unhappy? mean?
A: Oh. Maybe you meant “the island seems unhappy”? I guess that could work.
Q: What does island breeze and lights down low mean?
A: It means you're listening to Taylor Swift. 😀

Island breeze is literally the breeze on an island.

"Lights down low" is often found in lyrics. It means the lights are dim, to give a pleasant atmosphere.
Q: What does "to forward" in

we need to forward to the islands mean?
A: It seems to be a lyric from Blem by Drake, which says 'We need to forward to the islands and get you gold, no spray tans'. It's not grammatically correct, but is OK for a song lyric and has been quoted correctly by the poster. In the song's context it just means we need to go to the islands (to get a suntan).
Q: What does uncharted island mean?
A: From my understanding, it's an island that is not on a map.
Q: What does due as in "The island lay DUE east of Portland in the Gulf of Maine." mean?
A: The island is directly east of Portland. It could also mean
'going' as in "We set a course due east".

Example sentences using "Island"

Q: Please show me example sentences with island.
A: "No man is an island."
"Hawaii is an island."
"She lives on an island."
Q: Please show me example sentences with the island was destroyed by the storm ,,, pasive voice but can i say it the island was destroyed because of the storm .
A: thank you very much
Q: Please show me example sentences with How many islands are there in British Isles? What are they?.
A: The British isles are islands, with the two biggest ones being Ireland and Great Britain. There are about 1000.

Synonyms of "Island" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between 1. If she were rich, she would buy an island. and 2. If she were to be rich, she would buy an island. ?
A: 1) is a hypothetical situation in the present. It would happen more or less now.

2) Is grammatical correct but strange. Slightly less odd to say ‘if she were to become rich’. It relates to a hypothetical situation in the future.
Q: What is the difference between Which island is most worth visiting? and Which island is worth visiting the most? ?
A: "Which island is worth visiting the most?" (sentence #2) sounds like you want to know which island you should go to the most OFTEN. The question is about "visiting the most" (visiting the most number of times).

The first sentence is asking which island is most "worth visiting" -- i.e. which island is the nicest one to visit.
Q: What is the difference between what is the largest island in the Mediterranean sea and which is the largest island in the Mediterranean sea ?
A: You use which usually if you can see your options.

If you were looking at four different cars, you could ask "which one is fastest"

But if you want to know in general about the fastest car in the world, you could say "what is the fastest car in the world"
Q: What is the difference between island and isle ?
A: yes, you're right

Translations of "Island"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? island
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? island
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? island, Ireland
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? The island is approximately 9 ha ...
A: The island is approximately 9 ha in size.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? an island 13 1/2 miles long
A: Your sentence was spot on! We just say, "The island is 13 1/2 miles long or wide."

Other questions about "Island"

Q: Despite this island group's northerly latitude, temperatures average above freezing throughout the year because of the Gulf Stream.
I think 'is'should have been between 'average' and 'above' Does this sound natural?
A: Another way is "Despite this island group's northerly latitude, the average temperature is above freezing throughout the year because of the Gulf Stream."
Q: That is a detached island of Okinawa. Does this sound natural?
A: Sounds great~ 😄
Q: Jeju-do is the biggest beautiful island where is located at the end of southern part in Korea. The place is very famous as a tourist. Does this sound natural?
A: Jesu-do is the biggest, most beautiful island located in the northern parts of South Korea. The place is a famous tourist attraction.
Q: the island on this moniter is like where i've died in my dream yesterday Does this sound natural?
A: oh I see now. you can word the sentence with "is" but using looks makes the sentence smoother.
Q: What would you do if you be isolated in an island without food and only one borrow of water Does this sound natural?
A: Be--> were
Borrow --> bottle

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