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

The meaning of "Properly" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does properly mean?
A: when something is done right, correctly
Q: What does properly mean?
A: It means "in the correct (proper) way".

It's a formal word, so it's not used very often, but here's an example:

I can't do my work properly if I don't get enough sleep.
Q: What does properly mean?
A: To do something correctly
Q: What does properly mean?
A: To put something neatly/correctly/thoroughly

"Put your hat on properly"

"Properly dispose the garbage outside"

Example sentences using "Properly"

Q: Please show me example sentences with properly.
A: Examples with the word “properly”:
Ex. 1) “You are not doing this properly. Let me show you how to do it.”
Ex. 2) “Flick your wrist like this to throw the softball properly.”
Q: Please show me example sentences with properly .
A: "Honestly, you shouldn't date him."
Honestlyは日本語で「正直言って」にあたります。
Q: Please show me example sentences with properly.
A: "Properly answer this"
"Properly do this"
"Do this Properly!"
"You can't do anything properly!"
Q: Please show me example sentences with properly.
A: Do this properly (faz isto em condições)

Synonyms of "Properly" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between properly and rightly ?
A: Rightly is not a correct word.
Q: What is the difference between properly and promptly ?
A: The words are quite different.

Properly - correctly
Promptly - immediately
Q: What is the difference between properly and property ?
A: Thank you so much!
Q: What is the difference between properly and appropriately ?
A: Properly=correctly, the right way, how it should be done.

I put away my shoes properly in the shoe rack. (I put my shoes away neatly in the shoe rack because that is the right way to put shoes on a shoe rack.)

Appropriately= in a way that fits the situation, is correct for that specific context.

He dressed appropriately for the wedding. (He wore clothes that one is supposed to wear to a wedding.)

Translations of "Properly"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? properly
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? properlyを使って 「チケットの正しい買い方を教えてください」
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Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? properly
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? from 2001-present properly
A: @mashakobyan: From 2001 onwards

Other questions about "Properly"

Q: Please show me how to pronounce properly .
A: prop _ er _l y








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Q: properly does this sound natural?
A: Excellent job.
Q: Did you write those kanji properly? does this sound natural?
A: Is the kanji that you wrote, written properly? I'm pretty sure that's how you phrase it. Kanji means a system of Japanese writing using Chinese characters, right?

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