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

The meaning of "Drum" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa drums?
A: drum (noun) = a musical instrument made of a thin material stretched over a hollow cylinder that is played by striking it with a hand or a stick
drum (verb) = hit something repeatedly and in a constant way
Q: O que significa "drumming"?
A: To play the drums
Q: O que significa drums?
A: A steam drum is a standard feature of a water-tube boiler. It is a reservoir of water/steam at the top end of the water tubes. The drum stores the steam generated in the water tubes and acts as a phase-separator for the steam/water mixture.
Q: O que significa drums?
A: Drums are found in a drum kit, often part of rock bands :)

Example sentences using "Drum"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com drums.
A: She can play the drums well.

The drums are too loud, play them somewhere else.

The drums are too heavy to carry.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com to drum up .
A: @eeeeeeeeeeehhhhhhhh

My friends are boring and never want to do anything. I'm going to call them and drum up some enthusiasm so they will go to the club with me.

Synonyms of "Drum" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre drum e drum set ?
A: A drum set is a group of drums
Q: Qual é a diferença entre "drum up" e "get your hands on something" ?
A: Drum up means to cause something to happen through persistent effort or to originate/invent something.

"Drum up business through creative marketing."

"Drum up a new flavor of ice-cream."

Get your hands on something just means to get something.

"I need to get my hands on the new iPhone."

Translations of "Drum"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? drums
A: “drums”
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? 너 드럼(drum) 언제부터 배웠니?
A: Since when did you learn to play the drum?
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? drum
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? "to play drums" or "to play on drums"? I forgot about using articles :(
A: "Play on the drums" can be used, but it refers to, say, a small child just banging on the drums without knowing how to actually make music.

Other questions about "Drum"

Q: “Tom has nice drums, but he never lets anyone else play them.”
Is it natural sentence? My English teacher said that I should better change but to and, or remove but.
A: I'd say "but" is better than "and" in this case.

Dropping "but" and not replacing it with anything else wouldn't work. It makes the sentences feel awkward.

Alternatively, you can replace it with "though".
Q: I play drums.
I earn my living by not only playing Drums but also teaching drums.
I think drums is the coolest instruments of all over the world.
To play drum starts my life time.
I've met many people with drums.
Drums brought me opposite side of the earth four times.I really apreciate to Drums! soa natural?
A: I understand you!! But ‘drums are the coolest instruments in the whole world’ and ‘I’ve been playing drums my whole life’ sounds more natural
Q: I like to play the drums. When I was 15 years old, I started playing the drums. Firstly, I practiced 8 beat. It is known as a basic rhythm. However, I could not do this well. Therefore, I asked my friends how to play it, and I mastered 8 beat finally. After that, I learned some drums fills and copied some songs. It passed 1 year, I tried to cover ONE OK ROCK’s song. Their drummer is known as a grate drummer in Japan. At that time, covering their music was very hard for me. I spent about 3 months to cover a song. I spent much time to cover the song, but I learned many things from their music. So, I believe that it was good experience for me to cover their music. soa natural?
A: This sounds natural; good job and good luck with your future English studies
Q: I play the drums. When I was 15 years old, I started playing the drums. The reason I chose it was that it looked easy to play. However, playing the drums was not easy. After I enrolled in a high school, I joined a music activity. I got a band, and I played the drums. I practiced it much time to play it well. We always played rock musics. When I played the drums, I always did mimikopi which is just listing to a music and make a tab by myself. It was really hard when I started it, but thank to learn it, I did not need to spend money to buy tabs. Also, I believe that I could improve my playing skill. Playing the drums when I was high school is my good memory, and I want to enjoy playing the drums in the feature too!! soa natural?
A: @hibiki52 You should change “enrolled in a high school” to “enrolled in high school”, and instead of “music activity” use “music group” or use a more specific word like “music class”. You should probably also change “I got a band” to “I joined a band”. I hope this helps some!
Q: He started playing drums on through the influence of punk rock and mixed rock music and various genres,like alternative rock,alternative metal and so on. After that, he became aware of soul and funk music.
He focus on groovy drumming and also he can play any kinds of music funk.
He loves fattening foods. soa natural?
A:
Punk and alternative rock music (and related styles) inspired him to learn to play the drums. Later, he came to discover soul and funk music which redefined his primary style of play. He became focused on the groovy rhythms of funk music and now he can play anything if it's funk.
(This transition is kinda strange but I'm just trusting that it's supposed to be like this.)
He loves junk food.

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