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

The meaning of "Pains" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa take pains, be perfect
A: can you provide the context or the sentence that has that word?
Q: O que significa being 'often at pains'?
A: When you’re in pain most of the time
Q: O que significa keeping the pains of Hell foremost in one's mind is the surest -- nay, nay, the the only road to prevent spending eternity there?
A: Basically it is saying "you must always remember how awful hell would be so that you don't do bad things in your life and go there (hell) when you die".
Q: O que significa "growing pains"?
A: Growing Pains is when your body is growing and your muscles hurt
Q: O que significa Take pains to...? ?
A: 'make an effort to' would mean the same thing.
The speakers of some languages make an effort to leave out...
The speakers of some languages try hard to leave out ....

Example sentences using "Pains"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com growing pains or pain. what does that mean?.
A: 'Growing pains' refers to a real phenomenon. When a child grows, the bones get longer and they grow from the ends. Sometimes this process of growing new bone can be physically painful, hence 'growing pains.' It is often used as a metaphor to describe the troubles of an expanding business. For example: We made a lot of money as we grew the business, but we also experienced a lot of growing pains.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com 'for one's pains'.
A: It’s an older phrase, but you could see it in old movies or books. To take pains = to make an effort or do something at ones own expense.
“He took great pains to make her comfortable”
“For all his pains, she still left in discomfort”
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com It pains that.
A: Do you mean
It pains me (him/her) that...?
It pains me that she has quit the piano. She was so talented!
It pains her to see him struggle.

Synonyms of "Pains" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre Pains in the abdomen e Abdominal pains

Pains in the lower abdomen ?
A: They’re the same thing. Abdominal pains is more succinct so it’s used more commonly.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre No pains no gains e No pain no gain e What's the difference between them? Which one is right? Why do pains and gains use the plural? ?
A: It's almost always "no pain, no gain." The word "gains" is mostly only used in bodybuilding jargon to refer to increased muscle mass.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre 1. I wonder if you know what great pains it will take to write a book e 2. I wonder if you know how great pains it will take to write a book e my book says the first sentence is right. but the second is wrong. i’m so confused. could you help me to find out why the second sentence is wrong. thank you! ?
A: The second sentence is wrong because it is talking about what type of pain, not what amount or level of pain
Q: Qual é a diferença entre . e , ?
A: “ I get pain every day”
“I’ve gotten pain every day”

Translations of "Pains"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? 1)I get pains in my leg
2)I've hurt my back
3)A dog bit my leg
4)I can't sleep
5)I have a headache all the time
6)I fell down and hurt myself
How do we make reported speech of above sentences?(These people have gone to the doctor)
A: Reported speech:

1. I said I get pains in my leg.
2. I said I had hurt my back
3. I said a dog (had) bit my leg
4. I said I can’t sleep
5. I said I have a headache all the time
6. I said I had fallen down and hurt myself
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? I feel sorry that he had some pains.
✳︎I would like to say this when children especially infants at daycare bumped, fell over or have a cut and report that to their guardians.We feel sorry that the child feel pain.
A: - I'm sorry he got hurt today.
- I'm sad he hurt himself today.
- I feel badly that he got hurt.
- I'm sorry he accidentally got hurt.
- I wish he didn't get hurt.
- I'm sorry he got hurt in our care.
- I'm sorry he had to go through that. I hope he feels better soon.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? No pains!No Gains!
A: No pain, no gain.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? no pains, no gains!
A: Check the question to view the answer

Other questions about "Pains"

Q: The pains they live with may be difficult but there are not proceed that great at the pain of change and possibility of failure. Do I type right? Thanks

A good attempt - I had to listen twice to understand this guy

The pains they're living with may be difficult, but they're not perceived as great as the pain of change and the possibility of failing
Q: I took pains to combat my feelings of shyness and inferiority. soa natural?
A: it is grammatically correct but it also isn't used a lot when speaking, but if you wanna say " i took pains " add something to emphasize it (adverbs) like " i took a great amount of pain finding that book for you " or " do you know how much pain i took trying to set the date for the party? " but from my experience, that term is used sometimes but not most of the time
Q: You have to bear some pains before succeed soa natural?
A: You have to bear some pain(s) before you succeed / you have to bear some pain(s) before success 😊
Q: She is complaining of pains in her leg. soa natural?
A: Your sentence is grammatically correct, but it sounds to stiff and formal. A suggestion for improvements:

She's complaining of pain in her leg.
Q: It pains our hearts to see what is happening soa natural?
A: It causes us great anguish to see what's happening around us

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