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

The meaning of "Small" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does far too small mean?
A: Way too small.

I think it is much too small.
Q: What does small mean?
A: Small just means that its not big or large in size
Q: What does small mean?
A: Pequeno
Q: What does small mean?
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Q: What does Not so small as all that. mean?
A: Not that small
or
bigger than that

Example sentences using "Small"

Q: Please show me example sentences with small and little .
A: “Little” is the more childish way to say “small” so there’s really no difference.
Q: Please show me example sentences with small.
A: Your face is small. I love how small these shoes are. My dress is too small. Look how small she is. Do you think I should buy a small or a large? What size would you like the bird house to be, small? Your nose is too small. Which cup is the smaller one?
Q: Please show me example sentences with small.
A: I would like a small cup of water, please.
I like small dogs.
This is a small amount of tickets.
Q: Please show me example sentences with small.
A: I am small

Why is the shirt so small?

The car is small

I want a small drink


Synonyms of "Small" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between small and little ?
A: Small and little can both be used with nouns:

- I dont like small dogs👍🏻
- I think little dogs are cute👍🏻

But little can also be used with adjectives, while small cannot:

- I'm a little tired 👍🏻
- I was a little bit angry 👍🏻
- I'm small tired 👎🏻
- I was a small bit angry 👎🏻

Little can also be used in some set phrases next to verbs (where small cannot be used):

- There was little left to do 👍🏻
(meaning there was not much to do)
- Very little was done to help 👍🏻
(meaning not much was done)

- There was small left to do👎🏻
- Very small was done to help👎🏻
Q: What is the difference between small and little ?
A: He is very small
He is very little

They both mean the same
Q: What is the difference between small and short ?
A: Example:

Small
1) My rose plant is still small.
2) I exercise and eat better than my sister, but for some reason she is still smaller than me!
3) My apartment is fairly small.
4) My friend has a small toy poodle.

Short:
1) I need to cut these rose bushes short. It is now covering my windows.
2) I am the shortest among my siblings.
3) I live in a big apartment complex with many buildings. I am in the shortest building.
4) Annie's skirt is shorter than Jane's.
Q: What is the difference between small and tiny ?
A: Something that is tiny is smaller than something that is small. For example: A mouse is small. An ant is tiny
Q: What is the difference between small and tiny ?
A: Both are similar, but 'tiny' is usually considered more extreme than 'small'. 'Tiny' is also usually less formal.

Small = little
Tiny = very little

E.g.
"Wait, I'm almost done, there's just a tiny bit left!"
(Would be a bit unnatural to say 'just a small bit left' in this case.)

VS

"Your house is small but it's very cosy."
(To say 'your house is tiny' to a stranger might seem like you're making fun of the size of their house.)

Translations of "Small"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? small
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? small
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? small
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? small
A: Small or little
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? small

Other questions about "Small"

Q: (given subject: Small, individual bussiness can survive. Do you agree this statement, and why?)

I do not agree that small, independent businesses can survive in modern society. My opinion comes from the following three reasons.
First, small companies deal with small number of products. They may lose the customers’ satisfaction when consumers choose the goods.
Next, especially from individual companies are often expected to provide the heartful or professional service , but small business do not always work well.
Finally, individual companies may have little power to analyze current trends in the economy, in contrast to bigger companies. This may cause a critical fail in decision making for handling their business.
In conclusion, I do not believe that small shops have advantages in the economy compared with large businesses. Does this sound natural?
A: × This may cause a critical fail in decision making for handling their business.
✓ This may cause a critical failure in the decision making process of their business.

× In conclusion, I do not believe that small shops have advantages in the economy compared with large businesses.
✓ In conclusion, I do not believe that small companies have advantages in the economy compared to large businesses.

× Next, especially from individual companies are often expected to provide the heartful or professional service , but small business do not always work well.
✓ Additionally, individual companies are often expected to provide a professional services , but small business do not always have the capacity to provide that kind of proffesionslism.

× My opinion comes from the following three reasons.
✓ Here's three reasons why.

× I do not agree that small, independent businesses can survive in modern society.
✓ I do not agree that small independent businesses can survive in modern society.

Q: small 和tiny有什么区别吗
A: tiny 比 small
Q: Please show me how to pronounce It's small.
A: you need to work on the dark L , IMO^^. you can check this https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4P63VPV4rgk. it will help you much!
Q: It's small or large? Does this sound natural?
A: you can also say is it small or large?
Q: About: Small lodge: What do you call this type of really small lodge in the mountain / wilderness / national park.
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This is not hotel / actual lodge. There is no keeper / ranger. No meal service.
You can use this place instead of camping with tent or to avoid bad weather in the mountain.
There is just a room and flat space like this picture.
What do you call it?
Is ”shelter” proper word? Do you have any good word about it? Does this sound natural?
A: Yes. A lodge where I live usually means a hotel or business, like a ski lodge. It is similar to cabin because both would be in the wilderness and usually made of logs, but a lodge usually has more amenities.

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