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

The meaning of "Serve" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does serve you right mean?
A: Serves you right basically means you deserved it.
Q: What does I serve to please mean?
A:  to give satisfaction, pleasure, or contentment to a person; make or cause a person to be glad  
Q: What does it serves you right. He totally deserves it. mean?
A: u saw a bully beating another kid and when he walked away he suddenly stepped on a banana peel slipped and fell, you say " yup he totally deserved it" 😂😆 "serves you right..wahaha"
Q: What does to serve mean?
A: It means one of two things.
1) to perform duties- He served in the army
2) to present food- He likes to serve his guests wine
Q: What does It serves him right. mean?
A: It means that he deserves that happened to him. "He went to jail."
"Serves him right, he murdered three people."

Example sentences using "Serve"

Q: Please show me example sentences with it serves me right (for) .
A: "It serves me right" means "I deserve it" in a negative way.

"It serves me right for being mean to them."

"It serves me right for hitting that dog."

If what happened is good, you would not use this phrase.
Q: Please show me example sentences with It served me well.
A: "That dinner served me well, I feel better already." "She served me well while she worked here, I'll miss her baking." "Going on holiday served me well, I feel so relaxed now."
Q: Please show me example sentences with serves you right,what does it mean?.
A: "Serves you right" means "You got what you deserve" in a negative way. For example if someone is being mean to you, and then something bad happens to them, you could say "serves you right" I hope this helped :)
Q: Please show me example sentences with "better serve".
A: “To better serve you, please fill out this questionnaire, so we can do our best suit your needs.”
“I want to do something that will better serve those I work with.”
Q: Please show me example sentences with serve as.
A: @guu- はい。 you can say serve as in the act of doing something. A 'waiter would serve food' .Or 'he is going to spend/sever several years in prison.'

Synonyms of "Serve" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between serve and service ?
A: Service 动词的意思是维修、保养,和serve的动词意思不一样哇
Q: What is the difference between serve as and act as and function as ?
A: "Serve as" and "function as" are the same, though "serve as" is more for people and "function as" is more for objects, but they can both be applied to either. "Act as" is similar, but it more often implies that something is being substituted for something else that isn't present. For example, you can "serve as" a manager any time, but you can "act as" a manager when the real manager is on vacation.
Q: What is the difference between #1 It served me right and #2 I deserved it ?
A:

They both mean the same thing.
Q: What is the difference between that serves you right. and that sucks to you. ?
A: If someone does something bad and something bad happens to them, “it serves you right”.....you deserve that bad thing happening to you since you did something bad.

An example of “sucks to be you” - if I’m telling you that I have to go do something horrible and you get to go do something fun, “sucks to be you”.....glad I’m not you.
Q: What is the difference between serve as and provide ?
A: serve as = to work in a specific role
provide = is to give / offer

He serves as the director of the company.
He provided relief to the refugees. / Our company provides consultation services for banks.

Translations of "Serve"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? 「お腹いっぱいだけど、なんか食べたい」と言うとき、That serving was not fillingはナチュラルな言い方ですか?
A: Saying "serving" is a bit unnatural. I would say:

"Dinner wasn't enough." (Or "Lunch/breakfast wasn't enough.")
or
"Dinner didn't fill me up."
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? we will serve you better
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? serve
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Other questions about "Serve"

Q: How many serving do you eat in one sitting? Does this sound natural?
A: × How many serving do you eat in one sitting?
✓ How many serving can you eat in one sitting?

Q: "It serves you right"
A: yes Americans use this phrase. example: I tell you not to do something I dont like, you do it anyway and something bad happens to you, i might say, well serves you right.
Q: Hey you.
Can you serve 5 and 2
each of them ? Does this sound natural?
A: What are you wanting to ask or do?
Q: It's a big serving! Does this sound natural?
A: it's a big portion!
Q: It’s serve cold only. Does this sound natural?
A: It's served cold only.
or
It's only served cold.

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