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

The meaning of "Neck" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does to have a neck for sth. mean?
A: have the neck to do something
(to do something bold, daring)
[Ich habe diesen Ausdruck noch nie in meinem Leben gehört]

have a knack for something
(to be good at something)
[Sehr häufig verwendet]
[= ein Händchen für etwas haben]
Q: What does In my neck of the woods mean?
A: It means “from where I come from”
Q: What does neck and neck mean?
A: tied, at the same level. ex. The two racers were neck and neck (meaning the were in the same place, neither was really winning).
Q: What does stuck my neck out mean?
A: It means to defend something/someone even when you didn't want to
Q: What does He really sticking his neck out for you. mean?
A: Risking something in order to help someone else

"He is really sticking his neck out for you when he skipped class to see you"
"She's sticking her neck out for her brother who is in trouble"

Example sentences using "Neck"

Q: Please show me example sentences with neck of the woods.
A: "Hey Bill! Imagine meeting you in this neck of the woods!"
"Neck of the woods" isn't an expression I use in daily conversation, but if I did it would sound something like the sentence above.
Q: Please show me example sentences with neck and neck.
A: It was a very close race, they were "neck and neck" up to the very last fraction of a second, but in the end he won!

I really didn't know who would win the election, they seemed to be running neck and neck the whole time.
Q: Please show me example sentences with neck and neck.
A: Two weeks into the election season, the two main candidates are still neck and neck.
Q: Please show me example sentences with neck and neck.
A: 多分... タイムレースで同じの仕上げ時間...

"Their finishing times were neck and neck."

"The world record and swimmer's time were neck and neck."

Or,

"Our level of attractiveness is neck and neck."

"Regarding intelligence, we are neck and neck."
Q: Please show me example sentences with neck and neck.
A: @puffer-fish

Synonyms of "Neck" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between Stretching their necks to see the fight and Straining their necks to see the fight ?
A: To stretch - estirar
To strain - hacerse daño (los músculos)

Entonces en ese caso supongo que significaría que intentaban estirar los cuellos tanto que se hicieron daño.
Q: What is the difference between If you keep your neck bend for a long time, it won't be good for your circulation. and If you keep your neck bent for a long time, it won't be good for your circulation. ?
A: The first sentence has wrong grammar.
"If you keep your neck bent" is correct.
Q: What is the difference between my neck is tight. and my neck is stiff. ?
A: In that sentence they mean basically the same thing. When someone says 'tight' when talking about their body, they usually mean the muscles are tense. When someone says 'stiff' when talking about their body, it means it's hard to move.

Translations of "Neck"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? "What is you neck for?" does it make sense?
A: What is your neck for?
Im not sure what the context is, but yes its makes sense
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? shouting, neck, discussing
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? I slept wrong on my neck.
A: "I hurt my neck in my sleep." or "I slept in a weird way and did something to my neck." perhaps
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? What's hardly any neck mean?It's a idiom?or just a word. Thank you.
A: It has a very literal meaning. It means it is hard to see a person's neck because it blends with their head.

The person is either very muscular or very fat.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? when your neck falls down many times because you're sleepy.
A: "Nodding off."

Amy was nodding off in class. The professor yelled at her, and she became very awake.

Other questions about "Neck"

Q: He got A neck slice.
He got neck slice.

which one is correct?
A: He got a neck slice
Q: I feel uncomfortable with my neck. I think that I have some trouble with my neck. does this sound natural?
A: "My neck feels uncomfortable, I think I have some trouble with my neck." would be more natural.
Q: You will soon find it your neck going to strangle if you postpone everything. does this sound natural?
A: I think it would sound more natural in "You will soon find your neck strangled if you postpone everything."
Q: I break your neck does this sound natural?
A: Muito baixo, quando for mandar mais audios, não esquecer de aumentar o som do micro, ou falar mais alto kk
Q: Sometimes my neck hurts very bad and I can't turn my neck. does this sound natural?
A: It would be more concise to say "Sometimes my neck hurts very BADLY and I can't turn IT." This gets to the point without repeating the phrase "my neck" and is grammatically okay.

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