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

The meaning of "Sure" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does sure mean?
A: certeza
e "definitely" é traduzido como "com certeza"
Q: What does For sure mean?
A: it means yes, absolutely, or definitely. It's a little informal and you normally say it to your friends.

"I'll try it tomorrow for sure." (definitely)

"So will you be there?"
"For sure!" (absolutely)

"Do you like chocolate ice cream?
"For sure." (Yes)

to be sure of something means to be positive
Q: What does pretty sure mean?
A: Pretty sure means "almost sure"- they're not positive, but probably!
Q: What does sure enough mean?
A: It's kind of like assuring something? It's hard to explain but an example would be "Jack was throwing things in the class and sure enough, he got in trouble with the teacher."
Q: What does I'm pretty sure you can... mean?
A: "I'm pretty sure you can" implies about 60- 75% confidence.
You are not wrong it is just a little less strong of a word.

Example sentences using "Sure"

Q: Please show me example sentences with sure.
A: 1. “Yes I’m sure
2. “I’m not sure
3. “I sure do”
4. “I’m sure I would/can/will”

Just to name a few :)
Q: Please show me example sentences with sure.
A: "I am sure I can come tomorrow".
"Sure, no problem"
"Are you sure you want to eat all of that by yourself?"
Q: Please show me example sentences with "i'm not sure if" and "i'm not sure that".
A: "I'm not sure if..." is used when checking certainty of a situation.

I'm not sure if I should go.
I'm not sure if that's correct.

" I'm not sure that" is used when expressing uncertainty or pointing directly to a certain situation, person, object.

I'm not sure that I'm the right person for it.
I'm not sure that I can do that.
I'm not sure that's him.
Q: Please show me example sentences with not sure .
A: I'm not sure if I should do English homework or History homework first.
"Hey, are you busy this weekend?" "Hmm..I'm not sure. I'll have to see."
Q: Please show me example sentences with sure enough.
A: "She told me she would come at 3 PM. Sure enough, she did."

"I was told the company would call me in the next few months. Sure enough, I got the call two months later."

"He doesn't like to wake up early. I went to his house this morning and, sure enough, he was still asleep."

"The little kid doesn't like sharing toys. I tried to play with her and, sure enough, she would not share any of her toys with me."

Synonyms of "Sure" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between I'm sure and I'm for sure (does it make sense?) ?
A: " I'm sure" can stand alone and sound natural. But " for sure" cannot stand alone.
For example:
* We don't know, for sure, whether he'll join us or not.
* I'll support you for sure.
* Nobody knows for sure.
Q: What is the difference between sure and of course ?
A: "Sure" is very close to "Okay"
"Of course" is more "there is no doubt"
So if you ask someone for help you can say "of course" meaning "there is no doubt I'll try and help you"

Does that help?
Q: What is the difference between i'm sure and i'm positive ?
A: I'm positive > I'm sure.

뭔가를 확실하게 알고 있으면 sure 하고 positive 쓸 수 있는데 sure의 확실한 정도는 70%~이고 positive의 확실한 정도는 90% 이상이에요. 그래서

I'm sure that it will rain today (비가 올 가능성이 약 70%이다. 근데 비가 안 내릴 수도 있다.)
I'm positive that it will rain today (비가 올 가능성이 90%~이상이다. 반드시 올 것이다.)
Q: What is the difference between sure and certain ?
A: certain is stronger and a bit more formal

also it is very common to say "sure" instead of yes

"Do you want a beer?"
"Sure!"

"Are you sure the store is closed?"
"Yes!! I am certain!!!"
Q: What is the difference between I'm not sure and I'm not even sure ?
A: I'm not sure よく分からない I'm not even sure さっぱりわからない

Translations of "Sure"

Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? sure
A: Hope this helps 😘
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? not sure
A: I'm not sure
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? I'm not sure busy
A: I do not know exactly what you are trying to say. Here are some guesses:

- I'm not sure; I may be busy.
- I'm not sure. Will you be busy?
- I'm too busy and cannot decide right now.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? I'm not sure
A: @elvispelvis: I didn't know how to work this 😂😂😂 sorry

Other questions about "Sure"

Q: I'm sure of it Does this sound natural?
A: Sounds good! :)
Q: Please show me how to pronounce "sure".
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: I'm sure that! Does this sound natural?
A: Try

“I’m sure of that”
Q: I'm not sure, whether or not. Does this sound natural?
A: I'm not sure, whether (yes) possible or not
Q: sure Does this sound natural?
A: Better! Well done!

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