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

The meaning of "Um" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does I'm not really big on the whole, um, long-term commitment thing. mean?
A: But for a few examples:

I hate the whole “no late work” policy

I’m really not into the whole “save the whales” movement
Q: What does A: It's been, um... B: Hasn't it? mean?
A: @Ri-na It sounds like A is a bit lost for words. B agrees.

If something really odd happens:

A: That was a bit ...
B: Wasn't it!
Q: What does It sounds "Well, um. I'd better be ready for school. But the captions reads: I better get ready for school. I'm confused. How does it sound to you? mean?
A: subtitles are not very precise. they give you the general idea of the dialogue but are not exact. in this case the captioining probably left off the well, um part
Q: What does um mean?
A: it's an expression used when you're thinking.

"Where did you put the remote?"

"Um...I don't remember."
Q: What does I thought "俚語" means slang.You don't use "um" always when speaking german, so the sentence is shorter.I can't explane in japanese sorry ^^ mean?
A: 「「俚語」の意味は「スラング」だと思ったんです。
ドイツ語には、会話をしてる時に「あの」を使わないので、ドイツ語の文章は日本語の文章に比べて短くです。
すみません、日本語で説明できません。」

すみません、日本語が本当に下手です💦
でもお役に立てばよいのですが

Synonyms of "Um" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between Can we, um, maybe discuss placing me with another advisor? and Can we, um, maybe discuss placing me to another advisor? ?
A: "Can we, um, maybe discuss placing me with another advisor?" is the correct one
Q: What is the difference between um carro verde and um carro vermelho ?
A: Check the question to view the answer

Translations of "Um"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? um copo d'água, por favor
A: A cup of water ou a glass of water
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? um sorvete por favor
A: An ice cream, please
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? você é um desocupado
A: You are an unemployed
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? um pouco de café
A: Not really. You could say it, but something like "I want some coffee" would be much more natural.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? haverá um exame amanha
A: "Is there going to be an exam tomorrow?"

Other questions about "Um"

Q: But, um, what I wanted to talk to you about is our syllabus for this term, Hanna. I know this is short notice, but I'd like to make a couple of little changes to it.

Can anybody explain me what does "short notice" mean here?
Thank you))
A: It means there is not much time before something is supposed to happen.

If I cancel my plans with someone on short notice, it means we were probably supposed to meet very soon.

If someone wanted to make a change to a syllabus on short notice, it means the syllabus was probably going to be printed, or given to the students very soon.

Hard to explain, hope that helps a little.
Q: um momento por favor Does this sound natural?
A: just a minute, please
Q: um, guys, I know this is crazy. but today, rather now, I'm gonna ask you a really big and umm, a crazy question. and I'm telling you, this is a reaaally big question, so, guys who don't have enough patience, can just skip it. let's start!!!

well, first of all, I'm gonna write down a same passage in two different ways. just tell me if something's wrong in any passage. like verb, tense, any grammar, but not spelling. because I can make a few because of fast typing. so, here are the passages.

1.
The general people of our country are not so unaware of sanitation as they were in the past. Gradually, their outlook is changing. Now they are feeling the necessity of drinking pure water. In the village, people drink tube well water. They do not drink river water or pond water as they used to do in the past. They know that boiled water contains no germs. They also use some other processes in order to purify water. We expect them to be more aware about public health.

and no.2,
The general people of our country are not so unaware of sanitation as they were in the past. Gradually their outlook is changed. Now they feel the necessity of drinking pure water. In the village, people drink tube well water. They do not drink river water or pond water as they did in the past. They know that boiled water contains no germs. They also use some other processes in order to purify water. We expect them to be more aware of public health.

well, that's that. notice that there are some slight changes in some of the verbs in those passages. I really want you guys to point out any grammatical mistakes I've made or problems I've created in those two. well, this is just for my own satisfaction actually. so, it's okay if you think that I'm crazy or just skip it. so, yeah!! and to those who actually read this thing through, thank you very very much.
A: # 2 The general people of our country should be something like "Most people in our country."

Are not AS unaware, not so.

Gradually their outlook HAS changed, because it started happening in the past and is still happening.

Now they feel that it is necessary to drink pure water. Or, Now they feel the need to drink pure water.
Q: um, can someone please tell me how I can figure out what my english level is? I kinda just gussed and selected intermediate level since it was written that advanced level had complex questions. and believe me, I'm not made for those uh, complex thingies. but intermidiate level seems a little bit too easy??. I'm not so sure.
someone please help me out here. I'm stuck!!!!!!
A: I'm not sure how to find out, but your english sounds advanced to me 👍
Q:um áudio pra saber se Does this sound natural?
A: you sound very good 👏👏👏👏👏👏

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