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

The meaning of "County" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa county jail ?
A: A county jail is a small-scale prison run by a county government. Contrast this with a much larger state prison, which is run by a state; or federal prison which is run by the federal government.
Q: O que significa Your county has the prettiest girls. I married one.?
A: 自分たちの国は、私が結婚し、最も美しい女性を持っています
Q: O que significa county?
A: A level of government between a city and state.
Q: O que significa "county" in 611?
A: A county is an administrative unit of local government. All this means in the film is that someone new has offered an opinion. Usually this is expressed as "another country heard from". There may be a transcription error with the dialog.
Q: O que significa jumping on the county line?
A: I think it just means jumping on top of the line that separates two counties. I'm not a big country music fan though so it could mean something different.

Example sentences using "County"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com county .
A: 'which county do you live in?'
'that county is quite small'
'he's the county sheriff'
'do you work for the county council?'

Synonyms of "County" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre county e state e capital e district e municipalitiy ?
A: A county is a region of a state. States are divided into different counties. Each county can have different cities or towns within. Sometimes, a large city can include different counties within itself (like New York City, which has 5 separate counties).

A state is basically a territory, or one of the territories, of a government (eg. the New York State or the California State).

A capital is the city or town that is the official seat of government in a country, state, etc. (eg. Tokyo is the capital of Japan).

A district is any division of territory, as of a country, state, or county, marked off for administrative, electoral, or other purposes. It can also refer to an area that has been selectively set up for a specific characteristic/service/population. Two examples are school districts (a housing area where those kids attend a designated school) and a shopping district (an area primarily for a group of stores).

A municipality is a city with a local government. If it has a mayor, etc. it is a municipality. It is also referred to as incorporated. If a city doesn't have a local government, it is called unincorporated.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre 'county' e 'country' ?
A: Some countries include USA, Spain, Brazil, France, England, china.
A county is a section/part of A STATE in the USA. It is very small and contains usually a few cities or towns.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre county e rural ?
A: @hhhhqqqq: In that sentence, "country" is also being used as an adjective. In my opinion, there is not really any difference in this context.

The difference is very subtle. Maybe "country" has a nicer image than "rural". ("Country life" makes me think of pies, friendly people, and nice farms. "Rural life" sounds a little more serious, like big farms and not many people.)

"Country" can be seen as the antonym of "city", and "urban" and "rural" would be antonyms. They are interchangeable, though.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre county e province e prefecture e state ?
A: County is a collection of cities that share money. A state is a collections of counties.

US does not have provinces or prefectures.

Translations of "County"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? Because we are in a small county, so we don't have good it sound natural ?
A: It is a little unnatural.

Don't use "so" if you have have already used "because".

Because we are in a small county, we don't have good benefits.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? 나는 혼자서 여행을 많이 다녔다. I have traveled many counties by myself/ I have traveled many countries alone am i correct?
A: Yes you are correct
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? what is the county that got the biggest space in the globe?
A: What is the biggest county?
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? what is the whether in your county now?
A: How's the weather in your country now?
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? Which county's people come the most here?
A: Which county has the highest attendance here?

Other questions about "County"

Q: I live in county side, it was not very Christmasy... soa natural?
A: I live in the countryside, it's not very Christmas-like.
Q: What county do I look like coming from? soa natural?
A: 1. What country do I look like I come from?
2. What country do you think I come from?
2. What nationality do I look like?
Q: As reported, now the county is center of attention of the world affairs.The world is being exposed to fears by the country's repeated missile launches. soa natural?
A: I'm assuming that you are trying to talk about a report from North Korea's missiles, so I tried to fix your sentences as follow:

As reported, North Korea is now the center of attention of world affairs.The world is currently being exposed to fears from their repeated missile launches.
Q: What's the best county have you ever been to? soa natural?
A: Instead of saying "have you", switch them and say "you have".
Q: county, state, and province. How are they different?
A: In relation to Japan. States and provinces are equavilant to Japan's 8 regions, while counties are equivalent to Japan's 47 prefectures.

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