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

The meaning of "Ist" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does Was ist gerade passiert? mean?
A: what just happened
Q: What does Why ist the sentence( are always having) and not (they have) mean?
A: I don’t understand you question.
Q: What does big of 'm= big of him: The same. big of i 'm= means that ist so nice from you= that is wonderful? mean?
A: Specifically in a British Cockney accent the H is dropped in words. Him becomes im. The link below is a comparison of the Cockney accent to the standard received pronunciation accent.

https://youtu.be/s11qjmvTdJ8
Q: What does Was ist der unterschied zwischen "may" und "maybe"
und wie setzt man es ein. mean?
A: Maybe bedeutet vielleicht, may bedeutet können/dürfen.

Hier zwei Beispielsätze:

Maybe we could go to the cinema today.
(Vielleicht können wir heute ins Kino gehen.)

May we go to the cinema today?
(Können wir heute ins Kino gehen?)

May kann genauso wie 'allowed to' verwendet werden

Example sentences using "Ist"

Q: Please show me example sentences with Was ist mit .
A: What is with...

In English, "What's with ____" is an informal way of questioning or complaining about something that seems strange.

Synonyms of "Ist" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between was ist los? and Was geht? and was ist passiert? ?
A: Oh, excuse me, I'd like to ask about German) But your aswer is really good.) Thank you very much)

Translations of "Ist"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? wo ist der Klassenraum?
A: Where is the classroom?
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Er ist Maler, aber er malt nicht, er streicht Wände an.
A: Deine Übersetzung stimmt schon :)
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Was ist der Unterschied zwischen I must go, I have to go, I need to go ?
A: All right, I'll give this a throw.

The word "need" makes the sentence seem as though the subject, in this case "I", has to go.
"Have" makes the subject sound as though they believe that they are required to go.

"Must" makes it sound as though there is no other choice.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Was heißt "dies ist ein Test" auf englisch?
A: "This is a test"
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? was ist das?
A: If I recall my German class in my senior year correctly. It means "What is that?"

Other questions about "Ist"

Q: ist das der mann, der dich gestern angerufen hat
A: is that the man who called you yesterday?
Q: was ist deine lieblingssprache
A: whats your favorite language
Q: ist
"Do you know whose BAG THIS is?"
"Do you know whose THIS BAG is?"or
"Do you know whose IS this bag?"
A: They all sound correct to me.
Q: ist studieren sehr teuer?
A: "Is studying very expensive?"
Q: Was ist der Unterschied zwischen Englisch (UK) und Englisch (US)?
A: Leider ist Australisches Englisch irgendwo dazwischen (ㅠ^ㅠ)

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