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

The meaning of "Highlight" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa “Contour” in “You are the highlight to my contour”?
A: contour 是 曲线的 意识。 这句话 是说 "你让我的人生变得完美"。
Q: O que significa highlight reels?
A: The term originally referred to movies. The "reels" were the spools on which the film was wound. By extension, "reels" referred to the film itself. The "highlights" were the sections of the movie considered to be the best parts. So, "highlight reels" originally and literally meant "a collection of the best parts of a movie."

Now, in modern usage, Erinomnom's explanation is what is normally meant.
Q: O que significa "ho-hum" in blue highlight?
A: I've never seen that word before, but the dictionary says it means "boring"
Q: O que significa 'to be the highlight of sb's week'?
A: To be the highlight of someone's week means that seeing them was the best part of their week. That seeing them stood out from the rest of the events that happened that week.
Q: O que significa highlights ?
A: to hightlight.

Example sentences using "Highlight"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com highlight.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com highlight .
A: The conversation highlighted the biggest issues between the two friends.
The boy highlighted the important terms in his notes.
Remember to highlight your notes so that you remember the most important parts.
The areas of the essay that need attention are highlighted.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com highlight.
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com highlight.
A: Her smile was the highlight of my day.

For the past tense version-
I highlighted important words in my notebook.
His smile highlighted his face.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com highlight.
A: highlight means to show it is important.

So: Today's news highlight is the Mexican earthquake.

The highlight of my day was visiting my grandmother.

Synonyms of "Highlight" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre The highlight of our vacation was a whale-watching tour. e The highlight of our holiday was a whale-watching tour. ?
A: vacation- US, Canada
holiday-UK, Canada-some places, Australia

in the US we call any extended break a vacation; a holiday is a specific day like Christmas, Veteran's Day
Q: Qual é a diferença entre highlight e emphasize ?
A: To highlight is normally an action word. On the other hand, emphasizing is an addition to a previous subject/thought.

I highlight the text.

The text emphasizes the importance of the main characters’ background.

I want to emphasize this detail.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre highlight e spotlight ?
A: Spotlight is an actual light. You can shine a spotlight on something to highlight it.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre highlighted e emphasized ?
A: @Kibong: We don't use highlighted very much. 'Emphasized' is better
Q: Qual é a diferença entre highlight e emphasize ?
A: They mean the same thing, but you might use highlight when you want to bring attention to something small but important. Emphasize is more like pointing out something more general but still important.
The highlight of my week was going to see my grandma.
I want to emphasize how important she is.

Translations of "Highlight"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? light pink highlight color
vivid orange highlight color

did I describe correctly??

A: When referring to those colors we might use “neon pink” and “neon orange” but the way you described could work as well
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? What does the highlight mean? Thank you.
A: It doesn’t really make sense. The sentence is also too long so i can’t understand
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? Die highlight der Party (the best part of an activity)
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? how much is the highlight? ( at the hairdressers asking about the prices)
A: I would say “How much does it cost to get highlights?”

Other questions about "Highlight"

Q: The highlight of this year so far is that my son has started dating a woman for the first time for marriage. He's introverted, an online game addict, usually just goes back and forth between his office and home, and doesn’t have many chances to meet women. So, I made him register in a dating agency this past January that helps people meet. It seems to have worked out very well. Marriage is all about luck and timing, so I hope he reaches the goal of tying the knot. soa natural?
A: × The highlight of this year so far is that my son has started dating a woman for the first time for marriage.
✓ The highlight of this year so far is that my son has started dating a woman for the first time with the intention of marriage.

× So, I made him register in a dating agency this past January that helps people meet.
✓ So, I made him register with a dating agency this past January that helps people meet.

Q: The highlight of my year so far hasn't especially nothing.
In our tutoring school, my workplace, there are much fewer students than this time last year, so I have to launch a new project which might not able to imitate in other tutoring schools in my neighborhood.
I believe this is the only way to keep managing our tutoring school, and I've been thinking about what I can do for a few months. soa natural?
A: × The highlight of my year so far hasn't especially nothing.
✓ The highlight of my year has been working at a tutoring school!

× In our tutoring school, my workplace, there are much fewer students than this time last year, so I have to launch a new project which might not able to imitate in other tutoring schools in my neighborhood.
✓ There are much fewer students than this time last year, so I'm planning to launch a unique project. This new project will be quite different, in which other tutoring schools might not be able to pull through.

× I believe this is the only way to keep managing our tutoring school, and I've been thinking about what I can do for a few months.
✓ In all, this inititaive will improve the managing of our tutoring school and increase the number of students.

You can definitely add on to what exactly this "tutoring plan" is, but this is a good starter.
Q: I watched the highlight of Beijing Olympic game on TV. There was minimum audience in the stadium due to COVID-19. Tokyo Olimpic in 2021 was also influenced by COVID-19. When Tokyo was officially elected as the place for Olympic in 2020, we were so excited and looking forward to it very much. But the unexpected tragedy had come to us. If we had held the Olympic without any limitation of COVID-19, it would have been most precious and memorable event. Even in hard times, I'd like to root for all Olympians and hope their best performance. soa natural?
A: × I watched the highlight of Beijing Olympic game on TV.
✓ I watched the highlights of the Beijing Olympic games on TV.

× There was minimum audience in the stadium due to COVID-19.
✓ There was a minimal audience in the stadium due to COVID-19.

× Tokyo Olimpic in 2021 was also influenced by COVID-19.
✓ The Tokyo Olympics in 2021 were also influenced by COVID-19.

× When Tokyo was officially elected as the place for Olympic in 2020, we were so excited and looking forward to it very much.
✓ When Tokyo was officially elected as the place for the Olympics in 2020, we were so excited and looking forward to it very much.

× But the unexpected tragedy had come to us.
✓ But the unexpected tragedy befell us.

× If we had held the Olympic without any limitation of COVID-19, it would have been most precious and memorable event.
✓ If we had held the Olympics without any restraints from COVID-19, it would have been a most precious and memorable event.

× Even in hard times, I'd like to root for all Olympians and hope their best performance.
✓ Even in hard times, I'd like to root for all Olympians and hope for their best performance.

It is always "Olympics" with an "s", because it is short for the "Olympic games".
Q: “You’re the highlight of my day”
Is it for your favorite girl ???
A: I would say yes. You would only say that to someone you really like.
Q: Please highlight the new vocabulary for you , after reading this long sentence . and then I will check it and evaluate your Japanese level . soa natural?
A: “After reading this sentence, please highlight any new vocabulary (for you).” Second half is good 👍🏼

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