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

The meaning of "Conference" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa

The conference is still around.

?
A: Yes, the meeting is still underway makes sense. That means the meeting is continuing and is still happening. The meeting is still left does not make sense. The meeting is still around also does not make sense.
Q: O que significa we would all have preferred conference call

what it means conference call?
is this a metaphor??
A: A conference call or teleconference is a phone call with many people, like Zoom with no video.
Q: O que significa off-the-record conference?
A: If someone say that "It's off the record" then that means that they do not intend it to be considered as official, or published with your name attached to it.
Q: O que significa The conference is only 2 hours to go.
?
A: it will end in two hours
although you should say: has only two hours to go
Q: O que significa mock conference?
A: Mock is something fake done to simulate the real thing. A mock trial is when lawyers have a pretend trial to gain experience for an actual trial.

So I would assume a mock conference is like a practice conference, some people are practicing for an actual conference.

Example sentences using "Conference"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com conference.
A: I hope this helps!

1) The conference was canceled last minute due to unfortunate circumstances.

2) Countries around the world took part in the recent conference about climate change.

3) The meeting was held in the conference room to find out if the event will continue.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com 'conference call'.
A: "I'm about to take this conference call."
"Will you be on the conference call Sarah?"
"We will schedule another conference call next month."

Synonyms of "Conference" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre #1 He left to the conference e #2 He left for the conference ?
A: 1. He left to GO to the conference.

They mean the same thing.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre Why did you go to the conference? e Why did you get to go to the conference? ?
A: Why did you go = почему ты ходил? Why did you get to go = почему тебе разрешили идти?
Q: Qual é a diferença entre conference e congress e convention ?
A: Conference - a work meeting/business travel
Congress - a political meeting/political gathering
Convention - a meeting for entertainment (ComicCon {convention})
Q: Qual é a diferença entre conference / meeting in progress e conference / meeting on progress ?
A: "meeting in progress" = the meeting is currently happening.

"meeting on progress" = the topic of the meeting is about progress
Q: Qual é a diferença entre at a (conference or meeting ) e in a (conference or meeting ) ?
A: AT describes position at a specific point.
It's very cold at the bottom of the ocean.

-AT is also used with a larger place (a store, bank, airport etc)
Let's meet at the bank

-AT is used before the names of group activities at a party, at a meeting, at a play, at a parade, etc.

IN

-IN refers to position within large areas or in spaces that surround something on all sides
My keys are in my bag. He is not in his office. The car is in the garage.

So it's AT A MEETING/CONFERENCE. ^_^

Translations of "Conference"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? I am using the conference room. someone opens the door.
I want to ask him
"do you have a meeting here?"

Is it natural?
A: I would ask, "Do you have a meeting scheduled in here?".
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? There's a conference call that will happen with my boss and other company next week, but I can't join it because I have another plan.
A: I would only message your boss.
"I won't be able to attend the conference call with ? company next week on ? day. Is it important that I attend the meeting and participate in the conference call? Do we need to reschedule?"


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my question for you @henry16...
is there something else that you need to accomplish instead of the meeting?
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? conference
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? (at the teacher-patent conference) 息子が人の話を集中して聞いてないのが気になるんです。これはあの年の子には仕方がないことなのでしょうか。
A: I'm worried that my son can't focus on what people are saying. It's just the age he's at, right?

Other questions about "Conference"

Q: conference soa natural?
A: Perfect :)
Q: The conference will be held on next Monday. soa natural?
A: You can say: The conference will be held next Monday.
Q: What is “empowerment conference "?
A: Empowerment means...the giving of permissions, ability, enabling or authorization.

An empowerment conference is about getting a group of people together and making them believe they have the right / authority to make decisions, take initiative, affect change, or control the outcome of their lives. In some cases it's an attempt to make people realize the right or authority was already theirs and didn't need to be given to them. There are different types of these conferences for women, men, minorities, children, religion, citizens/voters, and employees.
Q: It was incredible conference, I should disseminate information about those product within the company. soa natural?
A: It was an incredible conference. I should disseminate the information about those products within the company.

That is more natural, but we usually don't use such highfalutin words in daily conversation. If you did, people might think that you are showing off. However, this would be perfect in a business trip report!
Q: To attend the conference.
I'll stay here for one week. soa natural?
A: Hey mono! Two days in a row, way to go!

This is almost perfect! Close!

1. Like brian said, I would change the "the" to "a". "The" makes it sound like the official you are talking to should know what conference you are talking about.

Pronunciation: Your individual pronunciation of words is great. Nicely done! But make sure you're adding an "r" pronunciation at the end of "for".

Awesome job! I'll post a voice example next.

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