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

The meaning of "Oasis" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa an oasis in the desert?
A: a fertile or green area in an arid region
Q: O que significa oasis?
A: A land with trees and water in the desert.
Q: O que significa oasis?
A: a beautiful place in nature
Q: O que significa We are the oasis in the desert, the safe harbor in the storm, the place anyone is welcome, as long as you're not a [jerk] to the servers.?
A: Jerk can mean someone stupid, but in this context it's more like someone who is mean or rude.

Translations of "Oasis"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? oasis
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Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? oasis
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Other questions about "Oasis"

Q: "There was like an oasis." = "It was like there's an oasis."

Is it correct?
The "like" in the first sentence is not redundant, right?
A: I see. One more question. This is from an article about a strong typhoon. It describes how strong the typhoon was this year. It reads "there was like a huge monster...." With the context, 'like' is fine even in a written format?
Q: "Other oases are big enough to supply considerable populations of people with drinkable / drinking water"

Which option would you place in this context?
A: Other oases are big enough to supply considerable populations of people with *drinking* water.
Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar oasis.
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Q: I love oasis.
A: Because 'Oasis' is the name of the band and a proper noun, we usually write it with a capital 'O'.

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