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

The meaning of "Player" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does don't be a "player" mean?
A: a "player" is someone who dates or flirts with a lot of people. It's seen as an insult
Q: What does Many players are so obsessed with catching th e monsters that they lose track of where they are heading. mean?
A: Oh right I re-read what you posted sorry. They are similiar* but I wouldn't say interchangable. People get "addicted" to drugs, they can also say they are "addicted to running/gaming/learning Chinese" but (the second example) is an exaggeration and wouldn't be used in formal writing. No one say that someone is "obsessed" with drugs, unless, like I study chemistry so if I said I was "obsessed with drugs" it would mean I was obsessed with studying and learning about drugs. Obsessed is what people mean when they say they're "addicted to (activity)" like running etc. Addicted is a more extreme than obsessed, it implies they can't stop, obsessed means they just really really like something.
Q: What does ... and then we had players and... mean?
A: "prayers" means a moment for people to say their morning thank you to God and the things they have. Even sometimes, express their thoughts if they feel it is needed.
Q: What does moderate professional player or moderate player mean?
A: Moderate professional usually means they are labeled as a professional but they are in the middle area I think.
Q: What does player motion mean?
A: I don't think this makes sense by itself.

What was the context/situation where "player motion" was used?

Example sentences using "Player"

Q: Please show me example sentences with I was surprised that the player who everyone thought would win the game was defeated..
A: "Wow, the player everyone expected to win lost. I'm surprised."

"He lost? The player everyone expected to win? What a shocker!"

"What a surprise that he lost, everyone thought he would win."

Synonyms of "Player" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between He is the very best player in my class. and He is much the best player in my class. ?
A: I stand by my answer. It seems a mistake in the lecture.
Q: What is the difference between That player is so good. and He is such a good player. ?
A: there is no difference
Q: What is the difference between He is rated top player in the world. and He is ranked top player in the world. ?
A: Ranked implies a placing (1st, 2nd, ...., 99th, 100th). So top ranking would be like top 5.
Rated is more undefined. Could be based just on the general public's opinion.
Q: What is the difference between The players who always cheat were expelled and The players, who always cheat, were expelled ?
A: Essential vs. nonessential clauses.
#1 The players who always cheat were expelled - Only the players who cheated all the time were expelled. With no commas in the first example, we know that "who always cheat" is an essential clause and defines which players were expelled: the ones who always cheat.

#2.The players, who always cheat, were expelled. - All the players were expelled. They also cheated all the time.The second example with commas around "who always cheat" shows that "who always cheat" is a nonessential clause (extra details) and does not change the meaning of the sentence.
Q: What is the difference between He was of the five players chosen to start the game. and He was among the five players to start the game. ?
A: They both mean the same things, they are just worded differently

Translations of "Player"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? remarkable players are elected to the fame,
is correct this sentence and
why not )were elected?)
A: Remarkable players ARE elected to the Hall of Fame.

This is talking about the custom and procedure for populating the Hall of Fame. Present tense is used to talk about the norm—custom, habit, and standard procedures.

If you talk about specific players who were elected in the past, then you would use Past Tense:
—In the past decade, remarkable players were elected to the Hall of Fame.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? we say: ''my mp3 player and stuff like that are out of battery'' or '' out of batteries''. i don't know how to make that sentence. please help me!!
A: you can say its battery died or it died. i always say my phone died or my battery is low. out of battery makes sense but i think it's uncommon
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? who do you think become the best player in our team? is this correct expression?
A: Yes. It can be said or written that way as well.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? I could've been a good player If I had started practicing earlier
A: You said it correctly.
Here are some other ways of writing it:
"If I started practicing when I was younger I would've been a great player by now."
"I could've been a great player had I practiced early on in life."
"Putting practice first would have helped me become a good player."
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? is or are?????
each of players (is/are) fantastic
A: In the US, you could say:
"Each of the players is fantastic."

More likely, people would say:
"Every player is fantastic."
"All the players are fantastic."

Other questions about "Player"

Q: I am the skillful player ! He boasts. does this sound natural?
A: I would say it like this:
"I am a skillful player," He boasts.
Don't forget the quotation marks too!
Q: "He is threatening to out other players who have used steroids."

What does this "out" mean?
A: To reveal, to let a secret be known
It could be rephrased as
"He is threatening to reveal which other players have used steroids."
Q: ​​Wether the new player can play well depend on the next match.
この文はおかしいですか?
A: dependS
Q: The player was considered by many people to be abandonded by his coach. does this sound natural?
A: Pretty good
Q: The player is not allowed to use its hands. Or, the player is not allowed to use her/his hands. Wich one is right? keep in mind, that gender of the subject is unknown. does this sound natural?
A: The grammatically correct way to say it is "the player is not allowed to use his or her hands" however, it is common for people to use "their" in this case because it's shorter. "Their" is only for third person plural but it is often used when the gender of the subject is unknown, even though it is not grammatically correct.

Also, only use "it" when referring to things that aren't people. "It" often sounds dehumanizing and derogatory when used to refer to people.

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