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

The meaning of "Use" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does "so so"
and when can use that mean?
A: @NerakTorres27: usually describes how someone is feeling.
Q: What does I used to not till I met you mean?
A: It is incorrect English
Better to say
"I did not used to [do that] before I met you"
The {do that} is implied in the phrase.
Q: What does could use~ mean?
A: @jinee: like for example if you do sth with a pen, but you could do it with a pencil, too.

A: *is writing sth*
B: you could use a pencil as well.

-> you could take the pen away and take/use the pencil
Q: What does I used to be mean?
A: S+"used to be"+Ving means someone habit
Ex. I used to taking a nap after lunch.
S+"used to"+V means someone usually do something in the past
Ex. I stay up late every night.
Q: What does the use of organisms,what does the use mean mean?
A: It means the organisms are being made into a tool.

Example sentences using "Use"

Q: Please show me example sentences with litterally (I hear British use this quite often, is there any similar word to this so I can understand more clearly?).
A: If someone is jumping in the air because they are happy, you could say "I am literally jumping for joy". Literally is used to describe something that is actually happening. If you are not jumping in the air but are still very happy, "jumping for joy" would be 'figurative'
Q: Please show me example sentences with Used to and use to.
A: I used to like apples, but now I like oranges.
I didn't use to like oranges, but now I do.
I wonder if I'll ever be used to working so hard.
Did John use to ride his bicycle to work?
They didn't use to dance so well, did they?
I never used to wake up so late.
Q: Please show me example sentences with used to.
A: "I used to believe in Santa Claus."

"Do you sleep with a nightlight on still?" "No, but I used to."

"What are you used to wearing?"

"Are you used to this?"
Q: Please show me example sentences with used to and get used to.
A: Used to:
She used to run to school but she doesn't (run) anymore.
He used to like tea but now he hates it.
They used to come with us on holiday but they can't come anymore.
Q: Please show me example sentences with using (I) and (me or myself).
A: @Ala: OK!

Sara and I went to the store.

Kai, Sara, and I received packages today.

The document had to be signed by both Sara and me.

The IRS sent a refund check to my husband and me.


To figure out whether to use "I" or "me" remove the other person/people from the sentence.

Example:
I received packages today.
Me received packages today.

The second sentence is wrong.

The document had to be signed by me.
The document had to be signed by I.

The second sentence is wrong.

Synonyms of "Use" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between use up A and run out of A ?
A: Run out of A is said when you used all of something and you need more. You don't have enough because you "ran out." Used up A is when you use it perfectly. Hope this is more clear.
Q: What is the difference between would and used to ?
A: I would go shopping with my mom when I lived in New York.
=
I used to go shopping with my mom when I lived in New York.
Q: What is the difference between used up and worn out ?
A: @serg00617: used up is more like it ran out or that there isn't much left of it e.g. "I've used up all the ketchup"

Worn out is mainly about the quality, age or condition of something e.g. "My shoes look old and worn out"
Q: What is the difference between used to and would ?
A: In past tense, they are used the same. "I used to go there every day when I was younger." "I would go there every day when I was younger." They are the same.

however, "would" can be used in a lot of other ways. Such as: what you did ("i would go over there every day when I was younger"), what you're willing to do("I would eat that if I had to"), what you imagine as being realistic ("that would happen" or "that wouldn't happen"). there are many more examples and uses for "would". It is a much more varied word.

but "used to" is a simple word, it only refers to the past. something that happened in the past and no longer happens any more.
Q: What is the difference between I'm used to getting up early. and I get used to getting up early. ?
A: "I'm used to getting up early" means that you get up early and have become accustomed to it. "I get used to getting up early" means that you're in the process of becoming accustomed to getting up early.

Translations of "Use"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? When should I use "a" or "an"?
A: we use a before consonant sound "a house, a man, a door, " we use an before vowel sound " an hour, an apple , an FBI agent "
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? I used this too chat or for chat
A: I use this to chat
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? use
A: there are two different ways to say ‘use’

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? how to use “speak”and”talk”?
A: You can use speak when you are talking about a language.
example: Do you speak english?
And talk when you are talking with someone.
Example:
I usually talk with my friend every day.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? I want to know the uses of same
A:
main uss cheez ka istamal jan-na chahta hon😱😱

Other questions about "Use"

Q: Why does British English use "s" instead of "z"? For example, "organisation", "optimisation". I want to know the reason of the different spelling from American English.
A: America had a language reform to facilitate learning, writing and understanding in accordance to how they spoke (which varies greatly from us as you probably know). The influx of immigrants and their poor educational system at the time was problematic, not everyone was educated (imagine below primary school level) either, so they experienced diverse multicultural barriers throughout the states and found it necessary to reform the language in order to help the population grow socially.

Back then, English itself in the UK was still not what it is today and it wasn't until later that British English saw a modern reform, too. You can argue that it evolved differently because the necessities were different. Not only that, but the cultural aspects also played a part. We have a myriad of things we don't share simply because of how history affected UK and USA respectively.
Q: When to use ''Neither'' and ''Nor'' ?
A: pergunta muito boa! Vc pode utilizar “nor” sozinho, sempre que esteja comparando duas ideas negativas ( a outra ideia negativa pode ser expressada com qualquer auxiliar em negativo , só que a estrutura muda um pouquinho: depois do “nor”, vc vai colocar primeiro o verbo e depois o sujeito)

Examples:

I don’t want to eat, nor do I need to rest.

I won’t listen to you, nor will I ask for my mom’s advice.

She isn’t going to the cinema, nor is she going to the exhibition.
Q: why use the past tense of "enroll" in this sentence

"It is hoped that this change will decrease the number of students enrolled in day classes and thus guarantee individual access to computers for all students in computer classes."

compare to "there'd be plenty of students riding the bus."

I kind of don't know which tense to use now.
A: The past tense can be used when you want to treat verbs as adjectives. "enrolled" is being used more as an adjective here.

Think of it as a shorter way of saying:

"... the number of students WHO ARE enrolled..."

"enrolled" is describing what the students are, more than what they have done.
Q: Please use the tablet device without removing off from the cradle. Does this sound natural?
A: × Please use the tablet device without removing off from the cradle.
✓ Please use the tablet without removing it from the cradle.

Or you could simply say: Do not remove from the cradle.
Q: It's no use to speak to him how many you try. He is so stubborn.

Is this correct?
A: It’s no use trying to speak to him no matter how many times your try, he is so stubborn.

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