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

The meaning of "Sympathy" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does Where's my sympathy? mean?
A: I think in this sentence, the person is trying to ask “where are my feelings towards others/why don’t I sympathize with anyone” which is another way to say “why don’t I really care about others”
Q: What does sympathy mean?
A: Sympathy means, feelings of pity and sorrow for someone else’s misfortune.
Q: What does sympathy mean?
A: means that you understand and care for someone, a situation... you have simpaty with the person you care.
Q: What does in sympathy mean?
A: Feeling sorrow for another person or if you know how they feel, you feel sympathy
Q: What does mock sympathy mean?
A: Insincere sympathy or acting like you have sympathy but not really having it.

Example sentences using "Sympathy"

Q: Please show me example sentences with sympathy.
A: “I sent her a card to show her my sympathy after her son passed away.”
“I felt sympathy for the homeless man.”
Q: Please show me example sentences with what's the different between "pathetic" and "sympathy"?.
A: Pathetic is a negative word to describe something as poor. For example: his attitude is pathetic.

Sympathy is a word to describe an understanding of someone’s emotions, typically during a stressful or traumatic time. It’s also used in an adjective form, “sympathetic.” For example: he showed a lot of sympathy during that time. Another example: she is a sympathetic person.
Q: Please show me example sentences with sympathy.
A: I have sympathy for you.
Q: Please show me example sentences with sympathy , sympathetic .
A: Sympathy is feeling sorry or pity for someone
“Your pet fish died, you have my sympathy

Sympathetic is showing sympathy
“He was sympathetic with the fish’s family”

Synonyms of "Sympathy" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between sympathy and empathy ?
A: Great Question!
Sympathy is the emotion to show sorrow. To be sorrowful towards others. We use this words to people who have experienced a death in their family.
Example:
My condolences and sympathy go out to your family during this time of loss.

I sympathize with you.


Empathy is the ability to recognize and share another person’s emotions. The ability to understand and feel someone’s else’s pain/ loss/hurt/anguish as if it were your own pain/loss/ hurt.
Example:
I empathize with you. When John cheated on me, I felt betrayed just like you’re feeling now.


Hope this helps.
Q: What is the difference between sympathy and compassion and pity ?
A: Pity = feeling sorry for someone
Sympathy = feeling sorry for them but trying to understand how they feel
Compassion is pretty much the same as sympathy but maybe stronger
Hope that helped!!
Q: What is the difference between sympathy and empathy ?
A: You have sympathy when you care about someone else's feelings.

You have empathy when you share someone else's feelings.
Q: What is the difference between sympathy and compassion ?
A: http://operationmeditation.com/discover/sympathy-vs-empathy-vs-compassion/
Q: What is the difference between sympathy and empathy ?
A: Sympathy is when you feel bad for a person, but have never experienced it yourself.
Empathy is when you personally understand a hardship because you have felt it yourself.

Translations of "Sympathy"

Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? If you feel very strong sympathy to the other person, What is the common expression?
A: Disclaimer: there is no right or wrong way to show sympathy or no “right thing” to say.

Try this - “oh, I’m so sorry...”
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? sympathy
A: Pay attention to the "th" sound before the "y" (in your recording it sounds like a "t")
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? sympathy
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? sympathy
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Other questions about "Sympathy"

Q: i have sympathy with your opinion does this sound natural?
A: × i have sympathy with your opinion
✓ I sympathize with your opinion.

Q: We would like to express our heartfelt sympathies to all of you who we assume to have affected by COVID-19 and be forced to suffer inconveniences in your daily life. We truly hope that our life will return to normal as soon as possible. does this sound natural?
A: でも「assume」。。。

We would like to express our heartfelt sympathies to all of you who may have been affected by COVID-19 and forced to suffer inconveniences in your daily life. We truly hope that our lives will return to normal as soon as possible.
Q: We would like to express our heartfelt sympathies to all of you who we assume to have affected by COVID-19 and be forced to suffer inconveniences in your daily life. We truly hope that our life will return to normal as soon as possible. does this sound natural?
A: × We would like to express our heartfelt sympathies to all of you who we assume to have affected by COVID-19 and be forced to suffer inconveniences in your daily life.
✓ We would like to express our heartfelt sympathy to those who have been affected by COVID-19 and those who were forced to suffer through inconveniences in their daily lives.

× We truly hope that our life will return to normal as soon as possible.
✓ We truly hope that our lives will return to normal as soon as possible.

Q: I have sympathy for you in the matter. does this sound natural?
A: Just "I have sympathy for you" alone is better. You don't need to say "in the matter" because it's not a natural expression and your listener already knows what the situation is and what you have sympathy for.
Q: Actually I have a special sympathy to turtles, because I have family name including word turtle. does this sound natural?
A: because my family name includes the word turtle.

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