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

The meaning of "South" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does going south mean?
A: I haven't heard that.

There was just one other possibility that I came across.


'To go south' is, among the Sioux, the favorite euphemism for death."

(The Sioux being a Native American tribe and 'euphemism' being a more gentle way of saying something - but looking at your standard of English, you probably know that already)

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Q: What does gone South
our mood has gone south mean?
A: When using the phrase “_____ went south” were usually referring to something having gone wrong.
Example:
“I had meant to buy Milk at the store but my plans went south when I realized all the milk was sold out.”

When talking about a “Mood going south” it mean the mood went from good to bad.
Example:
“Everyone at the party was really happy until Jacob broke a Lamp. After that the mood quickly went south.”

I hope this helps explain it!
Q: What does going south mean?
A: “Going south” is another way to say that something is “going wrong”

For example: “She started out okay living on her own, but as soon as she met that boy, it all started going south.”

Or

“My mood has been continuously going south since I started watching that show.”
Q: What does the south was doomed mean?
A: doomed mean to have an unfortunate and inescapable outcome
Q: What does on the south side of middle age mean?
A: It means you are starting to get old.

Example sentences using "South"

Q: Please show me example sentences with south.
A: "I live in the south of Brazil"
"I came from the south"
"The south is that way"
Q: Please show me example sentences with south.
A: No one is allowed south of that border.

I live in the east, but most of my relatives live in the south.

I think we should head south.
Q: Please show me example sentences with go/went south.
A: 1. "went south" meaning "go opposite of north":
"I will go south of the United States to Mexico."
"The birds went south for the winter."

2. "went south" meaning "to go bad":
"I wanted to ask her to marry me, but my plan went south after her dad stopped me."
"My job interview went south after I answered a question wrong."

Hopefully this helps!

Synonyms of "South" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between south and southern ?
A: South is a noun. Southern is an adjective. "Singapore is located in the South of Malaysia" and "This country is located in the Southern Hemisphere."
Q: What is the difference between south and southern ?
A: South is a noun, southern is an adjective.
Q: What is the difference between in south of China and in the south of China ?
A: I wouldn't say 'in south of China' as the word 'the' is needed between in and south since it's a specific direction. But it's we usually say 'in southern China.' In this case, you wouldn't use 'the' before 'southern' because 'southern' is an adjective.
Q: What is the difference between in south of China and in the south of China ?
A: They are the same in term of meaning. Although I believe "in south China" and "in the south of China" sound more natural.

Translations of "South"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? “Queen of the south “を見ているとドキドキして心拍数があがる。
A: Watching Queen of the South makes me excited and increases my heart rate
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Explain for me:
Why we use "the": he lives in the South, the North of Vietnam
But not use "the" : go north on the highway, I live south of the city
A: North and south are directions, henve no article needed.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? He came back from THE south...or from south? thank you!
A: He came back from the south
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? south
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? I lived in south Australia

Other questions about "South"

Q: I’d though South America is dangerous but I figured that’s not at all by I’ve met many south American Does this sound natural?
A: I’d thought South America was dangerous, but I realised that’s not the case at all. I’ve met many South American people.

Q: like to travel.i have been to south korea two years ago. It quite well,beautiful sightseeing, delicious sea food and polite people. I like to eat barbecue on a famous restaurant. Even now, i still can image its smell. I lived in a 5 star hotel, the hotels food also great,there are huge kinds of food. When I leave the korea,I'm still missing them. So sometimes,I would like to eat food in korea restaurant. I will go back there to enjoy food next time. Does this sound natural?
A: I like to travel. I went to South Korea two years ago. It was quite good. There was beautiful sightseeing, delicious sea food and polite people. I like to eat barbecue at a famous restaurant. Even now, I still can imagine its smell. I stayed at a 5 star hotel. The hotel's food also great, there are many kinds of food. I still miss it. Sometimes ,I would like to eat food in a Korean restaurant. I will go back there to enjoy food next time.
Q: I've never been down south. Does this sound natural?
A: You meant Australia?
Q: I've never been down south of Tokyo. Does this sound natural?
A: I would just say "I've never been south of Tokyo." Or "I've never been farther south than Tokyo" :)
Q: I've never been up south.
I've never been up north.
Does this sound natural?
A: Exactly. And you would say “out west/east.”

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