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

The meaning of "File" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa it would seem that a file was used to saw the bars.?
A: Someone used a metal file to escape through the prison bars...
Q: O que significa keep on file?
A: @enotykvpechaly oh sorry i forgot 😬😬 it doesn't sound very natural since the phrase isn't used when talking about living things
Q: O que significa file back out towards?
A: So when you file into a room you are going into a room in a orderly way and to file back out is just to leave in a orderly
Q: O que significa filed?
A: To file for bankruptcy means to submit paperwork requesting bankruptcy protection (when a business doesn't have enough money to pay its debts).
Q: O que significa all files on officers seconded to other departments.?
A: You have understood, but in case it's unclear "seconded" means to be transferred temporarily.

So, officers seconded to other departments would work elsewhere for a while and then return to their previous job. This happens when workload varies across the organisation or when staff are moved to get wider experience.

Example sentences using "File"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com file,document.
A: Please show me the Word document.
Please show me the file.
What file is this? It is a Word document.
What document is this? It is an Excel document.

Please upload your document on the university intranet.
Please submit your assignment before midnight. Make sure you save it as a PDF document.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com "on file".
A: Let me check if we have your business on file.

Is my address up to date?
Yes! It's on file.

On file is like saying on record, recorded, being kept track of.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com file for bankruptcy .
A: I have no money and my credit is really bad -- I think I need to file for bankruptcy.

Even if you file for bankruptcy, your student loans will not go away.

Filing for bankruptcy should be a last resort.

I'm currently filing for bankruptcy -- there are so many forms to fill out!

Last year I filed for bankruptcy... I also had a divorce and lost my house.

Synonyms of "File" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre An important file got deleted. e An important file was deleted. ?
A: They mean the same.
Just that the first is in present tense
Second is in past tense
Q: Qual é a diferença entre Attached a file is a photo of my son. e The attached file is a photo of my son. e The file attached is a photo of my son. ?
A: "The attached file is a photo of my son." sounds best
Q: Qual é a diferença entre that big of a file e a big file ?
A: "That big of a file" implies a comparison, that the file is bigger than normal. Example: "I could handle a small file, but I can't handle that big of a file."

"A big file" simply means the file is big.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre find the attached file. e find attached file. ?
A: Find wouldn't be correct. SEE the attached file ...find the file attached
Q: Qual é a diferença entre file e document ?
A: In the "real world,"

When we hear "files," we think of
https://www.google.com/search?q=documents&newwindow=1&biw=1366&bih=651&site=webhp&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAWoVChMIzYzSlfa8yAIVRDg-Ch2csgR2#newwindow=1&tbm=isch&q=files+clipart

When we hear "documents," we think of
https://www.google.com/search?q=documents&newwindow=1&biw=1366&bih=651&site=webhp&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAWoVChMIzYzSlfa8yAIVRDg-Ch2csgR2#newwindow=1&tbm=isch&q=document+clipart

Translations of "File"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? please refer to the attached file

please refer to attached file


am I need to use THE ?
A: If you are speaking to someone, then use 'the'
But a lot of times, computers and websites will not use 'the'
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? I know that this file is not valid anymore, but i want to tell you that I'm so sorry to you via it.
A: I apologize but this file is not valid anymore.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? クリアファイル(file folder)の購入費用
A: Purchase cost of clear file ( file folder)
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? which is natural “an excel file on the server” or “an excel file in the server” ?
A: "an excel file on the server"

We don't usually say "in the server."
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? When I send a file (attachment) to a person through a email, I wan't to say the file is big, what is the correct word to describe the file? Is big correct? or large or heavy? How about the opposite? small?
A: Yes, big and small.

Other questions about "File"

Q: Please find attached the file soa natural?
A: Please find the attached file.
Q: Since the files are too big to enclose with before email, I have attracted them separately. soa natural?
A: Since the files are too big to enclose in one email, I have attached them separately.
Q: Sorry, I was supported to check it before sending you, I forgot to open it :,(.

I've tried to make sure the files open :D. soa natural?
A: "Sorry, I was supposed to check it before sending it to you. I didn't open it. :(

I tried to make sure the files open. :D"
Q: I sent my file in March 10. soa natural?
A: I sent my file on March 10.
Q: Please see the attached (files).
Please refer to the attached.
@Biz email soa natural?
A: It is mostly natural, but I think it would be SLIGHTLY better to either say, "Please see the attached photos," "Please see the attached documents," "Please see the attached files," or just "Please see the attachments."

"Please see the attached" without an object like "files" or "documents" or "photos" feels unbalanced to me,

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