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

The meaning of "Talk" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does "good talk" used at the end of conversation. mean?
A: It means you two had a good conversation. He is complimenting the conversation.
Q: What does Now we're talking. mean?
A: Example :

Let's have fish for dinner


Ugh .. No


Okay then , chicken


Now we're talking
Q: What does "talk bonds" in 591 mean?
A: Bonds in this context refers to bail bonds, which is a price somebody can pay to temporarily leave police custody while they wait for a trial. In that example, what they're saying is "I'm willing to discuss (bail) bonds prices if you're willing to discuss taking a plea bargain"
Q: What does I need talk her off the ledge and stroke her ego. mean?
A: To "talk someone off the ledge" refers to someone about to commit suicide by jumping off a ledge (a narrow horizontal projection) of a tall bulding. Talking them off the ledge means persuading them not to jump and to return to a safe place.

Here, the person is not literally on a ledge, about to commit suicide. The expression is used figuratively to mean speaking words of encouragement to someone who is feeling hopeless.

To "stroke one's ego" means to speak flattering words to someone in an attempt to increase their self-esteem.
Q: What does He's one to talk. mean?
A: It means that he has just said something negative about another person which he does/is himself. For example, he complains that his friend is late to meet him, when he is usually late himself. Because of this, it is silly for him to complain about it.

Example sentences using "Talk"

Q: Please show me example sentences with talk over.
A: "Don't talk over me!" (Don't talk while I'm talking!)
"How about you guys talk over the problem?" (How about you guys talk about the problem?)
"My friend and I talked over a cup of tea." (My friend and I talked while having a cup of tea.)
Q: Please show me example sentences with talk around.
A: “I talked them around to my point of view.”

“We talked around the subject but never got to the point.”

“You are just talking around the matter! I want a straight answer”
Q: Please show me example sentences with talking.
A: She could talk on and on for hours if you let her.
Do you know what she was talking about?
She talked about her mom a lot.
Some students seem to enjoy talking in class while the teacher is speaking.
Q: Please show me example sentences with talk down.
A: "I am just as smart as you. Please don't talk down to me." It also means to be condescending, like someone knows they are smarter than you."
Q: Please show me example sentences with then (not talking about past).
A: Let's go to the zoo then the cinema.

She looked surprised then said "no way!"

Well then, we must be finished.

Synonyms of "Talk" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between I talk to him and I talk with him ?
A: "I talk to him about Pokémon while he eats, but he doesn't really listen."
"I talk with him about Pokémon on the bus, and he shares his opinions with me."
Q: What is the difference between "talk to someone" and "talk with someone" ?
A: "Talk to" means to send your words in the direction of another person.

"Talk with" means that you are talking to them, and they are talking to you.

So "talk to" can be either one directional or two directional, while "talk with" is always two directional.

For example, a lecturer might end a speech by saying, "It was nice talking to you." It is improper to say, "It was nice talking with you," though some speakers will say it anyways to make the audience feel like they were participating in a discussion.

After a telephone conversation, you can say either, "It was nice talking to you" or "It was nice talking with you," since both are true and are used interchangeably in this situation.

They are similar enough that many people use them interchangeably.
Q: What is the difference between talk to~ and talk with~ ?
A: "Talk to" tends to imply that one person does most or all of the talking. "Talk with" implies both people talk.
Q: What is the difference between We'll talk and We'll have a talk ?
A: "We'll talk" is a way to say that you'll talk about something later. "We'll have a talk" is a little more intimidating and suggests that there's something urgent that needs to be discussed (and that someone is most likely going to be reprimanded).
Q: What is the difference between (to) talk to someone and (to) talk with someone ?
A: Usually they mean the same thing, but it can depend in who is doing the talking. When I talk to you, I am doing the talking and you are doing the listening. When I talk with you, it implies a conversation rather that a lecture.

Translations of "Talk"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? don’t talk too much
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? say, speak and talk (when we use "say" or "speak" or "talk"?)
A: The grammar is different:
- say something to somebody
- say (to somebody) that... [+ phrase]
- talk to somebody
- speak to somebody
- speak a language

For example, Vietnamese is a language. You can say, "I speak Vietnamese," but you can NOT say "I talk Vietnamese."

You can say "I said to my mother that I was tired" but you CAN'T say "I talked to my mother that I was tired." If you want to explain the thing that you said, you must use "say."

Hope this helps!
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? I want talk english but my vocabulary and grama not good . so , now I need learn english with you.I need you .
A: It should be "I want to SPEAK English but my vocabulary & grammar are not so good. So now i need TO learn English with you..."

Hope this would help!
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? can I talk with you?
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? talk
A: Check the question to view the answer

Other questions about "Talk"

Q: He was talk about movie that was boring does this sound natural?
A: "He was talking about a movie that was boring"
Q: So much for talking about him, let's .... does this sound natural?
A: I would say "enough about him, let's... (talk about.. )"
Q: Please talk to our staff so that they will put the discount seal on the product. does this sound natural?
A: ​​Please talk to our staff so that they CAN put A discount seal on the product.

Nice work!! These are very small errors ;)
Q: It's difficult to me to talk English, even more German. does this sound natural?
A: Add "than" between "more" and "German". Plus instead of "to" say "For" and instaed of "talk" say "Speak" And say "more" before "Difficult" Example: It's more difficult for me to speak English, even more than German.
Q: talk a topic about love这样说对吗?还是talk about a topic about love?
A: talk a topic about love不對。

talk about a topic about love沒什麼錯。

If the topic is love itself, then I might say:
Talk about the topic of love.

If the topic is something related to love, I might say:
Talk about a topic on love, or talk about a topic related to love

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