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

The meaning of "Mask" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does we’ve become a mask people mean?
A: You could say “we’ve become a masked people” & I most readers would understand; or “we’ve become a sea/people of masks”
Q: What does "wear a mask and run a syndicate chapter" and "bills are marked" mean?
A: A syndicate chapter means a small part of a larger gang. The bills are marked means that the money has been painted or marked with invisible marker so that it can be tracked. Someone's nana is a criminal!
Q: What does " He wears a mask, and his face grows to fit it. " mean?
A: It is a metaphor! If someone wears a "mask" they are hiding their real personality, but sometimes their personality (their "face") changes to look the same or similar to their mask.
Q: What does Back mask mean?
A: When I hear back masking, I think of the technique where you record a message backwards on a (vinyl) record. There was a panic a few decades ago where people though bands were hiding messages in their music by recording them backwards (and then recording the actual song in the forward direction). People thought these could be subliminal messages where only your subconscious brain notices them.
Q: What does I don't think the mask would have been as well done if it weren't for my great partner . mean?
A: @Keimiu: 相棒がいなければ、仮面はこんなに良くできたはずがない

Example sentences using "Mask"

Q: Please show me example sentences with When wearing a certified mask, its strings and wires should be extended to ensure complete coverage of the mouth, nose and chin.
☞what is the difference between strings and wires in this text?.
A: String is usually made of cloth. Wires are usually made from metal.
Q: Please show me example sentences with mask.
A: You masked your feeling for her

You need to wear a mask

Synonyms of "Mask" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between Provide a mask for teacher and Provide a mask to teacher ?
A: I think the first sentence sounds more natural
Q: What is the difference between You should wear a mask because you might be a confirmed case and You should wear a mask because maybe you are a confirmed case ?
A: there is no difference
might in general is the past tense of maybe

but as i can remember using might seems to be more polite
may i have your book?(to your friend)
might i have your book?(to your teacher) as it's more polite

Q: What is the difference between It's not a real mask and It's not real a mask ?
A: The second sentence is incorrect.
Q: What is the difference between I just stitched a scary mask on the shirt. and I just sewed a scary mask on the shirt. ?
A: You could use either. But stitched is more for the sutures one gets when closing a really bad cut on your body.

Like I said, stitching on a shirt, or a body is the same thing, so you could use either or.
Q: What is the difference between mask and disguise ?
A: And if I can build on all the answers above, when you're in disguise then the goal is for people not to realise you're hiding something. When you are wearing a mask, people can see you're wearing a mask, and you don't need to hide the fact that you're wearing a mask - as long as they don't know what is behind it :)

Translations of "Mask"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Even I have to wear a mask at the food establishments or If I don't do that, I'm not allowed to enter. Another reason my life has changed from Corona is I barely go out and can't travel anytime. So that is why I think my life was changed by Corona.
A: It is a little unnatural.
"This is why I think my life has changed with Covid-19/Corona: I have to wear a mask at food establishments because if I don't, I'm not allowed to enter, I barely go out, and I can't travel anytime I would like to."
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? 깜빡했어. I forgot (Informal)
마스크 챙겼어? Did you bring your mask?
아, 맞다. 깜빡했어. Ah, I forgot to bring the mask..
야, 그럴 줄 알고 내가 챙겼어. Hey, I knew it so that I bring the mask.

Are those scripts correct? IDK about Eng.. help me out!
A: For the last line:

Ha! I knew you would so I brought an extra one.

would sound more natural to me. Every thing else sounded good.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? the mask is gone at the store
A: All the masks are sold out in the stores.

The masks are sold out. The stores do not have any.

The stores do not have any more masks. They sold out.

Demand was so great, the masks sold out. The stores do not have any more.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? I’m wearing a mask to prevent getting a cold.とI’m just wearing this mask to keep from catching a cold.のどちらが自然?
A: The first one sounds more natural.

you can also say
“I’m wearing this mask so that I won’t catch a cold”
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? ما معنى كلمه mask
A: قناع

Other questions about "Mask"

Q: How would you describe this masks features in english?
A: The simplest answer would be "cat-like".
But just in case you were looking for a more descriptive answer:
"A white animal mask with fox-like feline features and painted red & black decorative designs."
Q: When I do facial mask pack.. How do I say??
"I'm doing mask pack"?
A: I have put on a facial mask.
Q: I'm wearing a mask because prevent to catch a cold. does this sound natural?
A: "Because I want to prevent a cold", と "To prevent catching a cold"
Q: The mask keeps the bacteria from invading. does this sound natural?
A: Depends on the context and how violent you view the bacteria but maybe I would replace "invading" with "entering" :3
Q: Her mask finally dropped.


Her mask finally slipped. does this sound natural?
A: I would say 'her mask finally slipped' sounds better

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