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

The meaning of "Power" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does we have the power to imagine better mean?
A: 個人理解的是
我們有能力期許更好的(生活/目標)
Q: What does power bucking convention mean?
A: That phrase is a little complex. Trump (came to power) (while bucking convention). "Bucking convention" means doing something in an unusual way.
Q: What does "Other European powers such as France and Holland remained vulnerable to attack from land forces; therefore, they had to divide their attention and resources between the land and the sea. " mean?
A: Other countries (that were on Europe's side of the war) such as France and Holland stayed weak to attacks on the land. Because of this they had to be careful and choose where they should use their resources; Land or sea.

"Divide their attention"- means pay attention to more than one thing. :)
Q: What does "What are power windows for?"I know its translation to Japanese but I don't appreciate its meaning. mean?
A: Power windows are meant to be very easy to use, as opposed to the ones you have to wind down with your hand. When it says "What are power windows for?" it means that it is so easy to press the button, you could at least do that.
Q: What does solar power has doubled seven times over. mean?
A: Example: 1 becomes 2 for first answer. 2 becomes 4 for second amount. 4 becomes 8 for third amount. 8 become 16 for fourth amount. 16 becomes 32 for fifth amount. 32 become 64 for sixth amount . And, finally, 64 become 128 for seventh amount.

Example sentences using "Power"

Q: Please show me example sentences with power through.
A: The exam had many tough questions, but I had to power through
I wanted to give up, but I decided to power through
I powered through many difficult situations
Learning a new language is very hard, but I want to power through

"power through" is used when you put in a lot of effort and stay strong and determined until the end of something, even when it is very difficult

Let me know if you need more examples or don't understand!
Q: Please show me example sentences with power line .
A: They're putting new power lines in.
There is downed power lines after the storm.
The birds love sitting on the power lines.
Q: Please show me example sentences with power plant.
A: The power plant had a meltdown
Q: Please show me example sentences with attractive power .
A: 'Attractive power' does not make sense
Q: Please show me example sentences with the power of suggestion .
A: first not a common expression at all, and I have to edit it a little. Through the power of subtle suggestions, I can make him do what I want him to do. still probably wouldn't say this.

Synonyms of "Power" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between power and force and might ?
A: Power: physical strength and force exerted by something or someone.
"the power of the storm"
Force: strength or energy as an attribute of physical action or movement.
"he was thrown backward by the force of the explosion"
Might: great and impressive power or strength, especially of a nation, large organization, or natural force.
"a convincing display of military might"

Hope this helps 😊
Q: What is the difference between power through and follow through and make it through ?
A: "Power through" means to get through something that takes a lot of strength.

"Power through it!" Might be used as an expression to encourage someone when they're doing something difficult.

"Follow through" means to complete something. "He followed through with the plan." means he went through with/completed the plan.

"Make it through" means to finish something, usually something hard. "I made it through that test."

I hope this helps!
Q: What is the difference between power and might ?
A: Might primarily means strength. You can have might and no power.

Power is more the ability to do things, which may come from physical strength, or knowing certain information or having a personality that makes people follow you.
Q: What is the difference between Mighty power and Strong power ?
A: Mighty is another word for strong it's more dramatic !
Q: What is the difference between power source and power supply ?
A: I use those phrases in almost the same way. Maybe there is a small difference, but I am a native speaker and I don't think much about it.

Translations of "Power"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? a portable power supply, you can use it to charge your phone (in Chinese, it’s 移动电源)
A: portable charger/ power bank
Example 1) Do you have a portable charger I could borrow.
Example 2) How much is that power bank.

Google Translate has "移动电源" as "mobile power". This translation is wrong as nobody calls it a "mobile power".
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? power bank
A: Hope this helps!
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Directs have no individual power to bind the corporation. I don't get the meaning of 'bind'. Are they trying to tie up the corporations?
A: Bind: Common legal phrase indicating that an agreement has been consciously made, and certain actions are now either required or prohibited.

The employee cannot hold the corporation to a certain standard.
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? { hello :) is it natural and clear enough to ask "how is power linked to water?" ?
thank you !}
A: That sounds fine to me :)
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? It is very curious that you give me great power who a little older than me and living life is of course different of mine.
A: It is very curious that you fill me with such strength, even though you are a little older than me, and our lives are so different.

Other questions about "Power"

Q: you give me power,i gives you prouves (i prouve myself (?) ) does this sound natural?
A: You give me power, I give you proof
Q: His super power has not been awaked yet. does this sound natural?
A: @rinko128: has not been awoken is better :)
Q: "How much longer till power's restored?"
1. Does this sentence natural?
2. Does this connote it has already taken long time?
A: 1. It's natural if you add "the" before power.
2. It implies it's already taken time, though not how long exactly.
Q: …and therefore varying power, into a steady electric current. But that was not the only problem researchers had to tackle. does this sound natural?
A: This is how I would say it , hope it helps :D
Q: What does "white power" in line 152 mean?
A: "White power" is the term used to refer to people or organization who believe that the Caucasian race is superior to all.

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