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

The meaning of "Vegetable" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does Can you think of any green vegetables?

What does “think of” mean?

Does it mean “Can you name any green vegetables?” ??

Thank you 🙏
mean?
A: Yes it means can you name any green vegetables
Q: What does sustainably grown vegetables mean?
A: That is a good question! Sustainable is a popular word. i'm not really sure, but I think it means you can grow the vegetables without depleting the soil and without having to ad anything artificial to the growing environment.
Q: What does vegetable cupboard mean?
A: this isn’t really a natural phrase in American English, could you give me the sentence or situation this is from?
Q: What does raw vegetables and cold cuts in French mean?
A: À mon avis, "cold cut" est la charcuterie coupée en tranches, ou "buffet froid", ou même du rosbif dans certaines situations. Ça peut servir à préparer les sandwichs. "raw vegetables" sont des légumes crus et frais. Ils se trouvent dans toutes sortes de salades, ou dans un buffet de crudités, servis avec la trempette

Example sentences using "Vegetable"

Q: Please show me example sentences with
"I wish I ate more vegetable"
It' something that I don't usally do it.

Fine!!!
If I want to say that I don't want to eat a lot because I do it using "wish" word, how would it be?

I "wish".....
A: Corrections...
"I wish I ate more *vegetables*"
* *It's* something that I don't usally do*."

"I wish I ate less"
"I wish I would eat less"
Q: Please show me example sentences with vegetables, drop in, show off.
A: I eat vegetables every night with dinner.

I thought I’d drop in on you to see how you were doing.

Look at how he’s driving! He’s such a show-off.
OR
I love my new dress, I just want to show it off!
Q: Please show me example sentences with I don't like vegetables I prefer meat.
A: I hate broccoli, I'd rather eat steak.

I don't like to eat veggies, I like meat better.

I'm not an herbivore, I'm a carnivore.

Synonyms of "Vegetable" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between vegetable and vegetation ?
A: vegetable is something you eat like peas, carrots and potatoes. vegetation is plants
Q: What is the difference between The vegetable products come from our own vegetable garden. and The vegetable products come from our very own vegetable garden. ?
A: Same meaning. However 2nd one usually used to add stronger meaning to where vegetables came from. Also don’t add “The” in front of vegetables
Q: What is the difference between vegetables and greens ?
A: They can be used in the same context.
"Eat your vegetables"
"Eat your greens"
However it relates to the colour of the vegetables, so it would be uncommon to refer to carrots as greens ☺️
Q: What is the difference between I love vegetables, except of tomatoes. and I love vegetables other than tomatoes. ?
A: Youre welcome!
Q: What is the difference between vegetable farming and growing vegetable ?
A: Brunot is correct, however there are some connotations (2nd meaning, hidden meaning) when using both phrases.

Vegetable farming gives me the impression that this person is doing it as a job, or he owns a big plot of land that can grow LOTS of vegetables. Vegetable farming will always make me think of growing vegetables on a BIG scale.

Growing vegetables can mean vegetable farming, but it gives me the impression that you may be growing a few vegetables, perhaps in a garden or in your backyard (because it's not big enough for you to call it 'farming').

Translations of "Vegetable"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? perfect let's make an Italian male.can you cut up the vegetables. I'll heat up the water for the past
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? do you want me use all the vegetables here
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? can you cut up the vegetables
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Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? vegetable
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? "the vegetable in the picture, : elephant leek, garlic chives, Persian chives?"
A: Garlic Chive,also known as broad leaf leek

Other questions about "Vegetable"

Q: I love eating all vegetables other than tomatoes and potatoes. does this sound natural?
A: I would take out "all" because you have an exception.
I love eating vegetables, except for potatoes.
...and tomatoes are actually a fruit, although they are often called vegetables... :)
Q: We harvested vegetables in the farm, and barbecued and ate them there. does this sound natural?
A: Instead of "in the farm," it should be "at the farm."
Q: "five vegetables"
Does this mean,
1. five types of vegetables e.g. onion, carrot, cucumber, capsicum and eggplant
2. five whole vegetables e.g. two onions and three carrots
3. could be either
A: It could be either
Q: What is this vegetable called in the US?
A: It looks like zucchini. But I'm not entirely sure.
Q: The vegetable is already stale and don't eat it. does this sound natural?
A: "The vegetable is already stale so don't eat it."

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