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The meaning of "Gradually" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa gradually?
Q: O que significa gradually?
A: Over time/ something that happens over time
E.g. The light gradually got darker- the light is getting darker over time
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Example sentences using "Gradually"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com gradually.
A: I gradually got used to the cold weather.
I trained hard, and gradually became a faster runner.
My cat gradually got used to my new puppy.
I gradually got used to life in my new job.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com gradually .
A: Everything involves a gradual process
Growth is gradual in nature
You will gradually see the light as you approach the end of the tunnel
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com gradually .
A: Graudually can meAn a little bit at a time. Such as "she grew gradually" or "you will gradually become better at this"
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com gradually, incredibly, fortunately,sadly and brilliantly.
A: I gradually got the hang of working the machine.

My sister was very ill, fortunately she was able to go outside for some fresh air

I really want to go out, sadly the weather has been bad all all day.

I solved the puzzle brilliantly.

It was incredibly easy to control my steering
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com gradually and eventually.
A: I'm gradually saving up to eventually buy a house

Synonyms of "Gradually" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre gradually e steadily ?
A: “Gradually” implies that something is reaching a certain point. So for example, if something is “gradually getting smaller” it is getting smaller and smaller up to a certain point. It is very similar to the japanese 段々

“Steadily” is similar, but it implies that something is changing at a consistent pace. For example, “our business has been growing steadily,” implies that your business is growing at the same pace every day.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre gradually e day by day e day after day (snms pls) ?
A:

gradually = little by little, slowly

(This doesn't specify time frame. Gradual change can happen over seconds, all the way to centuries. It depends on the context.)

e.g. I'm gradually getting better
e.g. Her health was gradually declining

day by day = every day something is slowly happening

(The change is noticed daily)

e.g. I felt myself becoming stronger day by day
e.g. Her health was declining day by day

day after day = every successive day

(suggests that it is a long time period)

e.g. It rained day after day (= it rained many days in a row)
e.g. My job kept me doing the exact same thing day after say
Q: Qual é a diferença entre gradually e progressively ?
A: Gradually is at a slow pace,
progressively is at a steady pace.

His leg gradually healed after months of physical therapy.
The exercises got progressively harder each time.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre gradually e increasingly ?
A: There both pretty similar, but increasingly is defined as more and more. Whereas, gradually is another way of saying increased but at a slow paste.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre gradually e steadily ?
A: Gradually focus on the result while steadily on the action or process. Gradually implies change whereas steadily implies consistency.
Ex.
"He gradually became able to read English by steadily studying."
"It gradually began raining, and it is steadily raining now"
You wouldn't normally say .... "By gradually studying." However you could say "he became able by gradually improving/increasing his studying." Gradually focuses on the change.
Steadily is doing something repeatedly, dilligently, but can also mean doing something with balance or caution.
Ex.
"One foot at a time, he steadily walked the rope"
"Slow and steady, wins the race"

Translations of "Gradually"

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Q: i gradually became to want to be a teacher to hear your talk. soa natural?
A: I want to be a teacher because I like to hear you talk.

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