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

The meaning of "Un" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does ....un a jar of leprechaun blarney
mean?
A: I’m irish and I’ve never heard this expression.
Quizás: ‘Qué montón de tonterías!’
‘leprechaun’ is a creature from irish legend and ‘blarney’ means flattery or words designed to charm or butter up someone (halagos, darle jabón a algn)
Q: What does Of (un)equal length mean?
A: Equal length = same length
Unequal length = different length
Q: What does It's a big 'un! mean?
A: it's just slang for "a big one", 'Un means one, but it can't be used for numbers
Q: What does ''also''
un ejemplo de contexto ''he is also a student'' mean?
A: Also is like "as well". You can say "He is an artist. He is also a student." Does that help?
Q: What does un traductor de favor mean?
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Example sentences using "Un"

Q: Please show me example sentences with weigh un.
A: To weigh in means to come in to a discussion usually with a forceful view.
Q: Please show me example sentences with un saluto amichevole .
A: A friendly greeting
Q: Please show me example sentences with
'top up'

'top un voucher'.
A: Hi I want to top up my phone with credit/money

Hey just need to top up some fuel in my car.

Just need to top up my water bottle it’s empty right now.

“Top up” is another way of saying
Adding too or adding something to something else
Q: Please show me example sentences with un ejemplo de tiempo futuro y ¿como se usa?:
.
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Q: Please show me example sentences with un condicional o algo por el estilo.
A: If you see a black cat, you will have bad luck.
If you had read more books, you would be smarter.
If you had prepared properly, you wouldn't have failed.
You wouldn't have broken a leg if you hadn't jumped so recklessly.

Synonyms of "Un" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between un ..... and dis..... ?
A: "un-" is of Germanic origin and "dis-" is of Latin origin.

"un-" usually introduces a negative or an opposite of something:

natural vs. unnatural = not natural

The Latin equivalent of "un-" is "im-" or "in-"

possible vs. impossible
dispensible vs. indispensible


"dis-" does not quite have the same meaning, it usually represents some kind of reversal of an action or being apart from something rather than an opposite.

Something that has not been assembled is "unassembled".

Something that WAS assembled and then had that process reversed is "disassembled"


Something that is not inherited is "uninherited"

A person who has had their inheritance removed has been "disinherited"

Q: What is the difference between un adjetivo and un adverbio ?
A: Un adjetivo modifica a un sustantivo (una cosa, una persona, un concepto):

the [red] car
a [tall] man

Un adverbio modifica a un verbo (una acción) o un adjetivo:

the red car moves [quickly]
a [very] tall man talks [happily]
Q: What is the difference between (un)comfortable and (un)covenient ?
A: Comfortable (편안) to feel good/safe/relaxes

Convenient (편리한) a service that is easily available; doesn't cause trouble

The store is so close to my house, it's so convenient to buy some food

I am so comfortable in my pajamas while sitting on the soft couch

Translations of "Un"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? we are un love
A: Se dice: "We are in love"
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? un día interesante
A: An interesting day
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? dare un passaggio in macchina
A: to give a lift by car
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Espérame un rato, que ya llego, estoy en camino
A: Wait for me for a minute, I'm almost there, I'm on my way.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? j’ai un problème de voiture
A: I have a car's problem?

Other questions about "Un"

Q: Please show me how to pronounce an un.
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Q: Think your young 'uns spend too much time on TikTok? Well, this isn't going to help: The popular video app's owner is developing its own smartphone.
A: "Young'uns" is a way to refer to children.
Your young'uns = your children, your child
Q: Please show me how to pronounce un gusto, me encantaría seguir platicando contigo ,
yo soy de la ciudad de Monterrey, Nuevo León , México
tengo 26 años, y trabajo en una agencia de servicio de calidad
.
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Q: How say " un glacis " ( the first layer of color applied for a painting )
A: Perhaps you mean an "underpainting" then? (Search this on google images to confirm it's the same thing)
Q: Área 51 is locaded un Nevado, US. Is very popular because then happend inexplicable things. does this sound natural?
A: Area 51 is located in Nevada, USA and is a popular tourist destination due to the many inexplicable things that have happened there.

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