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

The meaning of "Jim" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa "Jim didn't even turn up." "That's Jim for you."?
A: The first line means Jim did not attend the event. The second line means that those people expected Jim to be late, and that Jim is always late.
Q: O que significa Jim Phelan, the bow-tied basketball coach who won 830 games during nearly a half-century at Mount St. Mary's, has died.

what is "bow-tied" means in this sentence? ?
A: It means that he usually wore a bow-tie.
The bow-tie is the old-fashioned version of the modern tie that men wear around their necks when they wear a suit.
Q: O que significa Jim's son is going through a difficult stage, but he'll grow out ofit in a couple of years.?
A: A “Difficult stage” is just part of the life cycle. It means he is going through adolescence/puberty/adulthood. “He’ll grow out of it in a couple years” means he’ll grow out of adolescence/puberty/adulthood and go to the next stage.
Q: O que significa Iam ticked at Jim right now?
A: I think it’s a euphemism for “pissed off”
Q: O que significa Jim: Pam's favorite flavor of yogurt, which is mixed berry.

 Pam: Jim said mixed berries? Well, yeah, he's on to me. 

What is mean "He is on to me"??
A: It means "he knows my secret". In this case it's probably not a real secret and used for humour.

Example sentences using "Jim"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com Jim and Vivien are having their honeymoon. Should we say "Jim and her honeymoon" or "Jim's and her honeymoon"?.
A: You could say:

-Jim and Vivien are on their honeymoon.

(Jim and Vivien are having a wonderful honeymoon. They are spending two weeks by the beach together.)

When talking about Jim and Vivien’s honeymoon, you could refer to it as;
-Their honeymoon.
-Jim and Vivien’s honeymoon.
-Vivien and Jim’s honeymoon.
-The newlyweds’ honeymoon.
-The couples honeymoon.

To me, ‘Jim and her honeymoon’ sounds a bit unnatural.

Hope this helps ☺️

Synonyms of "Jim" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre She and Jim are an item. e She and Jim are a couple. ?
A: I think people used to say two people were an “item” in the ‘50s and ‘60s. It still is used, just not as much any more.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre You will interview Jim. e You will be conducting an interview Jim. ?
A: Boss: "You will interview Jim."
Worker: "Okay, I will get ready to interview Jim."

Boss: "You will be conducting an interview, Jim." [note the comma before Jim]
Jim: "Okay, I will get ready to conduct an interview. Who am I interviewing?"
Q: Qual é a diferença entre She asked me to say hello to Jim e She asked me if I could say hello to Jim ?
A: the first one is more like a command. So she might have said "please say hello to Jim" asking directly for you to doit but "if I could" makes the request less direct implying that what she is asking my not be possible but if it is please do it
Q: Qual é a diferença entre He was invited by Jim to dinner. e He was invited to dinner by Jim. ?
A: They both are about the same. Just phrased differently.

Translations of "Jim"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? Jim had lost his phone and couldn't call me

Jim lost his phone and coulnd't call me

Are these two sentences correct or Is just one sentence correct? The past tense is confusing.
A: Jim couldn’t call me, because he lost his phone.
Both sentence are technically correct
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? Jim : I'm going to the library
Sam : Library? "특별히 읽고 싶은 책이라도 있어?"
A: Is there (even) a particular book you want to read?
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? Jim は下から2番目の子供です。
A: @yukari520129: Jim is the second child from the bottom.

Other questions about "Jim"

Q: Jim took me to a park whose roses were beautiful.
soa natural?
A: Jim took me to a park where the roses were beautiful.

"Whose" is reserved for a person.
Q: Jim spends a lot of time TV every day. He is a couch potato! soa natural?
A: Jim spends a lot of time watching the TV everyday. He is a couch potato!
Q: Jim doesn't go along with Jane on politics issues. For that matter, I'm the same. soa natural?
A: Everything is correct except for politics issues should be "political issues" (:
Q: Jim goes to college abroad. He got accepted on a scholarship, which means that not only does he get his education for free, but he also gets paid every month.

There's a contest for an even higher allowance now. Students have to submit a list of their academic achievements online along with the proofs backing it up. The winners will then be selected. There will be a total of ninety winners.

The priority goes to seniors. However, there is still a chance for the other students to win. soa natural?
A: Jim attends college abroad. He was accepted on a scholarship, which means not only does he receive free tuition, but he also is paid a stipend every month.

There's a contest for an even higher allowance now. Students must submit a list of their academic achievements online along with verifiable proof. There will be a total of ninety winners.

The priority goes to seniors; however, there is still a chance for the other students to win.
Q: When I see you, I always come up with Jim Carrey in my mind. soa natural?
A: When I see you, Jim Carrey always come to mind.
Or
When I see you, I always think of Jim Carrey

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