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)? ''illegal use of drug" and "illicit use of drug", what is the difference?
A: sth illegal is something forbidden that you can't do du to the laws
sth illicit is something that you shouldn't do, but for other reasons, such as moral or ethical ones
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? I use to,I used to
A: Kisi cheez ki Hume lat lag jaye, to uske liye kahenge used to. Yaani mai used to hu. Use to nahi.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? ¿How use "was" "went" "were" correctly?
Help me pleas
A: was, were = pasado de "is" (ser/estan)
went = pasado de "go" (ir)


I was a child. = Era un niño.
They were children. = Eran niños.

I went to school. = Fui a la escuela.
They went to school. = Ellos fueron a escuela.

When I was a child, I went to school. = Cuando era un niño, iba a la escuela.
When they were children, they went to school. = Cuando eran niños, iban a la escuela.
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? How to use is, am , are
A: when you are speaking of yourself, use "am"
example: I am a singer.

is- when the subject is singular
example: "He(singular) is a singer."

are- when the subject of the sentence is plural.
example:
"They(plural) are singers."
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? 目玉焼きにはソースより醤油をかけるほうが好きだ(use "prefer ")
A: I prefer soy sauce over sauce on my eggs.

どんなソースかを特定したらもっと自然にできますが。今ちょっと繰り返しだからです。

Other questions about "Use"

Q: No use crying over spilt milk. What's gone is gone. It's up to you just decide your future. Trust me: you're a great girl.
does this sound natural?
A: You’re voice in this is a little choppy.
Q: When do American use the word honor towards a person? I heard that president trump posted on his Twitter said that he was honor to meet president Moon. So I'm wondering, how much weight does the word hold?!
A: How much weight does the word hold? It is very respectful. It means that he felt very special to be able to meet such a important person and that he respects her a lot. If you get an award or something, you could say you are honored to receive the award. Does that make sense?
Q: When do American use the word honor towards a person? I heard that president trump posted on his Twitter said that he was honor to meet president Moon. So I'm wondering, how much the word hold weight? does this sound natural?
A: Usually, quite seriously. Personally, I'd use the phrase, "I'm honored to meet XYZ" if I sincerely respect that person, or even if I don't know him/her, if that person deserves respect.

That being said, I don't take anything the present President says seriously.
Q: 1、You are welcome to the use of my books.
2、You are welcome to the use my books.

which is correct?
A: Drop "the" in the second sentence to make it more natural.
"You are welcome to use my books."
Q: when and how I use "ain't" ?
A: de nada

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