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

The meaning of "Palace" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does palace mean?
A: A palace is a very large and elegant place of residence. Usually royalty will live in a palace.
Q: What does Spotted at the palace hotel mean?
A: spotted = seen, saw

Synonyms of "Palace" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between palace and castle ?
A:

A castle has high walls and can defend itself.

A palace is a very large, very extravagant home.

Both were usually inhabited by royalty.
Q: What is the difference between palace and castle ?
A: A palace is where an aristocrat or royal family lives (or lived). It is opulent but not fortified.

A castle is not necessarily the home of anybody and it is fortified.
Q: What is the difference between palace and mansion ?
A: Palace is usually referred to a an impressive building that officials live in - royalty, bishops, rulers.
Mansion is usually an impressive place - rich people live in it (don't have to be royalty or anything)
Q: What is the difference between palace and chateau ?
A: Chateau is french
Q: What is the difference between palace and castle ?
A: A castle is a building or group of buildings fortified from attack with defences such as thick walls, battlements and sometimes a moat. A palace is generally a place of residence for a sovereign, archbishop or exalted person.
The queens official residence is Buckingham palace, she often visits Balmoral castle.
Hope this helps.

Translations of "Palace"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? but, compared to this great palace, no. since, this palace has bathrooms even with a drainage system. Now let's see all that.
A: I think you're very close...

But compared to this great palace no, since this palace has bathrooms including a drainage system.

(or has bathrooms that even had a drainage system)
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? A palace in Dubai was built by..or A palace was built in Dubai by.. which one is correct?
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? palace
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? palace
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? palace
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Other questions about "Palace"

Q: A palace might be a castle.
But a castle isn't necessarily a palace.
Is it correct?
A: This is correct! :)
Q: This palace is of great value.
The actor is of a very good family.

Q. What does "of" act like here grammatically? What does mean? Is it often used in spoken English?
A: In the first sentence, it means the same thing as:

"This palace HAS great value"

Your sentence is a bit more formal, but same meaning.

The second sentence should be:

"The actor is FROM a very good family."

In both cases, it generally means that the first part has the quality of the second part.
Q: Meanwhile, In the palace where the king and the prince were watching news tv while they were sitting on a couch in the living room. Does this sound natural?
A: × Meanwhile, In the palace where the king and the prince were watching news tv while they were sitting on a couch in the living room.
✓ Meanwhile in the palace, the king and the prince were watching the news while sitting on a couch in the living room.

Q: Please show me how to pronounce we visited that palace.
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Q: Please show me how to pronounce palace , place.
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