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

The meaning of "Off" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does I'm off. mean?
A: Like I’m going/goodbye
Q: What does I'm off mean?
A: More examples/meaning:
“Hey are you going to that ______ (event)?” “Yeah I’m off, are you?” (meaning I will be going)

“Alright guys I’m off now, see you tomorrow” (in this situation, leaving work at the end of the shift”

As someone else explained, saying “I’m off today” could mean you’re not going to work / school today

These are the 3 situations I can think of, I hear this phrase said in these situations quite regularly
Q: What does I'm off mean?
A: "I'm off" could have several meanings.

1. It could mean that you're leaving.
2. It could mean that you don't need to go to work that day.
3. It could mean that you are telling someone that you are stupid.
Q: What does I'm off mean?
A: I'm going to bed or I'm going to sleep.
Q: What does I'm off mean?
A: @Mel0: Slang for "I'm leaving" (me voy)

Example sentences using "Off"

Q: Please show me example sentences with I'm off to〜.
A:
1. I'm off to buy groceries.
2. I'm off to the carnival.
3. I'm off to the races.
4. I'm off to see my parents.
Q: Please show me example sentences with I'm off .
A: "I'm off" can be used the way you use "가요" it means you're going somewhere.
So you can say;
"I'm off to go shopping"
"I'm off to school"
"I'm off to work"
"We are off to school"
"Where are you off to?"
"Where are we off to?"

"I'm off" is what you can say when you're going somewhere instead of "I'm going" :)
Q: Please show me example sentences with Can off can‘t.
A: Can off doesn't make sense. Can't is basically an abbreviation (short) form of can not. (They mean the same thing).
I can't go to the party.
She can't open the door.

Synonyms of "Off" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between see/send you off and drop you off ?
A: @Gammin both expressions are very similar. for example, I will see you off at the train station. I will drop you off at the train station. see you off could also mean literally going to the train station with them.
Q: What is the difference between I'm off. and I'm going. ?
A: We have a lot of expressions for ending conversations, or leaving a group. Many of them are informal and friendly.

I'm off
I'm off now
Right, I'm off
Right, I'm off now

Also, "OK, I'm off", "Must dash", "See you later", etc. etc.

If you don't know the people so well you might say "I'm going" in the same way.

Right, I'm going now... etc.

There are no rules for this and our expressions are often quite informal. 🙂
Q: What is the difference between I'm off to 〜 and I'm heading to ?
A: @renanoa 意味は同じです。

'Heading to' also has the meaning that you'll be in a particular area or direction.

Can you drop me off?
Yes, I'm heading that way.

But they are really the same.
Q: What is the difference between I'm off now. and I leave now. ?
A: When you are leaving you can say "Im off now" but if you were to say "I leave now" that would sound unnatural and weird. Instead you could also say "I'm leaving now" or "I'll be leaving now" these are all expressions people use before they leave (:
Q: What is the difference between I'm off and I quit ?
A: "I'm off" is a casual way of saying you are leaving, while "I quit" means you either give up on what you were doing, you're leaving and not returning, or both.

Translations of "Off"

Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? I'm off now
A: Check the question to view the answer

Other questions about "Off"

Q: I'm off does this sound natural?
A: Depends because it can mean:
I'm off (of the bed) = I am not on the bed.
I'm off (to the store) = I am going to the store.
I'm off (mentally) = I am crazy.

Context can be implied, but with no context, it can be very confusing.
Q: "I'm off for it." はどう言う意味ですか?
A: もしかしてその先生が言った、"I'm all for it" を聞き違えたのかな。そうなれば意味は「ぜひ話してもらいましょう」です。話し出した生徒に賛意を表していたと思います。

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