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

Example sentences using "Orient"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com orient.
A: Orient the ink refill so that the arrow is pointing up. “Orient” means “position in relationship to other things.” It takes me a minute to orient myself when I wake up in a hotel.”
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com orient.
A: Please orient your phone so that it is facing upwards.

Are you now oriented with the overall layout of the complex?
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com to orient.
A: You can say something like

“I had to take a minute to orient myself”

It means to figure out where you are, it comes from the word “orientation” (orientation means direction)

Hope that helps!
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com orient.
A: I just got off the plane and need to orient myself to my new surroundings.

I need to orient my compass so it’s pointing in the right direction.

I got a little distracted. I need to reorient myself and focus on the task at hand.

Synonyms of "Orient" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre orient (yourself) e orientate (yourself) ?
A: The two have the same meaning.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre to orient e to position ?
A: Orienting something is to position thing(s) in a specific way relative to something else. It's usually a precise way of positioning.

1. I'll position the mannequin's head facing up.

2. The scientists oriented the windmills against the wind.

3. I positioned my daughter's dolls to look more natural.

4. The geometry class orients very detailed shapes to make art.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre orient myself to new conditions e adapt myself to new conditions ?
A: i think orient implies changing the way you look at things, while adapt implies you change yourself.

Other questions about "Orient"

Q: "orient"

I try to orient myself to wake early for study the exam.


Does that make sense?
A: Not really. I am getting myself in the habit of waking up early, so I can study for my exams.
Q: Stand like that, no not like this. Wait let me orient you. soa natural?
A: It only sounds bit Unnatural because you don't hear orient very much from English people. Orient is more formal, And I admire the fact you know it. If you wanted it to sound more casual, "Wait, Let me adjust you." With a Comma after wait aswell for that extra proper English. Otherwise its good and I may or may not have hit the wrong awnser.
Q: I'm oriented to mastering English. soa natural?
A: I'm determined to master the English language.

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