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

The meaning of "Need" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa those who are in need?
A: "Those who are in need" means people who lack basic requirements for life... usually food, shelter, heating, clothes, medical facilities, and so on.
Q: O que significa There's no need to be worried.?
A: It means you should not be concerned or worried or afraid about the situation
Q: O que significa We have to consider to satisfy the needs of today without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs.?
A: Basically it means that we have to be more careful about how we act now otherwise life will be more difficult for future generations,i.e our children and grandchildren, because they will have to deal with the effects
Q: O que significa all i need is for some jerk to catch me carrying this book around and get the wrong idea?
A: it means he/she don't want someone to see them carrying a book and think something about them that is untrue
Q: O que significa "should we need it" in 1487?
A: It's another way of saying "if we should need it."

Example sentences using "Need"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com per se ( i need other examples).
A: “The food, per se, didn’t taste bad, but it’s not to my liking.” “The game, per se, is mediocre but the voice acting was terrible.” “I wouldn’t say that she is a bad person, per se.”
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com need to pay taxes.
A: With the internet, there is no need to pay taxes by post
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com i need words that informal meaning of 'according to' plz help me .
A: @m00ja2

Per

Per this report, we need to increase our revenue.

In agreement with
In line with
In keeping with

Most of these are relatively formal too only because of the meaning. Most would be used in a business situation. I think “according to” is used more in spoken language and don’t consider it to be formal.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com need you ask?.
A: 1. Will you pick me up after school today? -Need you even ask? Of course I will.
2. Did you bring the birthday cake? -Need you ask? Yes, it's in the kitchen
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com be in need of.
A: I'm in need of a break
I'm in need of some money to pay my debt.
Etc.

Synonyms of "Need" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre There is no need to worry. e No need to worry. You don't need to worry. ?
A: There isn't really a difference. They mean the same thing, "no need to worry" is just the short way of saying it. For example if you have something in your teeth but you don't have floss, a friend who has floss will probably say "no need to worry!" Or "there is no need to worry!" No need to worry is just more casual.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre need e necessitate ?
A: Necessitateはかなり硬いです。そして、necessitateには、「ある対策を必要とする」問題に対して使うニュアンスがあります。例: His behavior necessitated serious reflection on his part. -> 彼の行為は、自分の重要な反省を必要としました。
Q: Qual é a diferença entre I won't need it. e I won't be needing it. ?
A: There really isn't a difference to me, although I feel like the second option is used more usually in a joking tone, like:
(Question) "Brad don't you want to take your helmet on your bike ride?"
(Response) "Oh, I won't be needing that!" - Implying that he is too good to fall off.
For casual use, your first sentence is safer.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre need e have to ?
A: Yeah, either would work :)
Q: Qual é a diferença entre We aim to be responsive to the needs. e We aim to be prompt to the needs. ?
A: 'To be responsive to the needs' is just responding to/doing something in general for the customer's needs.
'To be prompt to the needs' is to respond to the needs in a timely fashion; so speed is emphasized

Translations of "Need"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? Clearly there will continue to be a need for staff in (...)
A: I would say the following:
1 - reasonable
2 - consideration
3 - existing
4 - politicians
5 - shortage
6 - specialise
7 - loss
8 - construction
9 - appeared
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? 미국친구를 구하고있어를 영어로 자연스럽게 어떻게 말하나요?/How do you say i need American friend naturally?
A: * I would like to have an American friend.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? I need to be on my own
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? i need to see u
A: I need to see you
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? I need you
A: I need you

Other questions about "Need"

Q: When I need him? soa natural?
A: You can use when I need him in casual settings, but I think when do I need him is clearer or when will I need him?
Q: ​‎Hi!Here need your help. Pls make them more native

1. Nowadays, many youths are so vain that they are obsessed with good-looking cars though they are not rich.
2. That artist lived in the countryside for 3 years in order to get inspiration, for which he denied himself many pleasures.
3. I don’t know whether the excursion to that island can be practiced or not, because that is at the mercy of the weather.
4. He studied medicine in Japan at his early years, but changed his mind after he came back to his motherland. Now he pursues the literary creations through out his life.
5. It was witnessed that since 1978, our economic has grown rapidly, while the economic of some developed countries has a little decline.
6. The earthquake cut the connection between this city and the outside. The food supply may not hold out for winter.
7. When his affair was found by his wife, their marriage finally fell apart.
8. Recently, she takes up with an old man who is at her father’s age, which disgraces her parents.
A: 1) Nowadays, many youths are so vain that they're obsessed with good looking vehicles even though they're not rich.
2) An artist lived out on the countryside for 3 years in order to be inspired, in which he denied himself many gratifications.
3) I don't know whether or not the excursion to the island could be practiced or not due to the mercy of the weather.
4) He wanted to study medicine in Japan at his youth, but changed his mind after visiting Japan. When he got back home to his motherland, he pursues the literary creations throughout his life.
5) Economy has drastically changed throughout the years. In 1978 the economy has grown increasingly more than other developed countries that have declined economically.
6)An earthquake cuts the connections between cities. Peoples food supplies may not hold out for the winter while waiting for rescue.
7)When his wife found out about his affair, their marriage finally apart.
8) Rationally her parents are appalled by their daughter being with an old man who is her father's age.
Q: I felt need to know about Japan. soa natural?
A: I felt the need to learn about Japan
Q: It’s not like there’s ever any real need for it.

In this sentence, what does “ever” mean? For emphasis?
A: "ever" means "at any time"
Q: I really need to have a hot shower. I'm so stressed out. soa natural?
A: I really need to have a hot shower. I'm so stressed out.

Or you could say “ I’m feeling stressed I’m going to go take a hot shower and try to relax”

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