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

The meaning of "Peter" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa "When Peter said that if Portugal, which he admitted he loved, was going to stick to England she was backing the wrong horse, "?
A: yes! In English, countries can be referred to as she.
Q: O que significa "What do you think, Peter?"
"Well, we might AS WELL try it"?
A: It means the person is not necessarily something the person is enthusiastic about, but they accept it as necessary or they have no better ideas.

- Do you want to go to the party this weekend?
- We've got nothing better on, so we might as well.
Q: O que significa A - You know, Peter, it's sort of adding insult to injury raiding Quagmire's fridge for beer after you killed his cat.

B - "Or is it?" is my response.

or is it?
A: Meaning: maybe it’s not really adding insult to injury.
Q: O que significa Peter may sing that song.?
A: Piotr może zaśpiewać tą piosenkę
Q: O que significa Peter got the better of me?
A: Peter tricked you.

Example sentences using "Peter"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com Peter out .
A: I tried to start the fire, but the flame soon petered out. Enthusiasm for the project was high at first, but soon petered out.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com Peter out .
A:

I wouldn't say that the expression is very common, but it is widely understood.

Peter out – to slowly come to a stop.

– Is your son still playing in the yard?
– Yes, he's been going for hours so he should Peter out soon and have a nap
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com "to be bound" - Peter is bound not to be late. What does it mean? Could you give me more examples with this meaning?.
A: there are two definitions that sentence could mean. the first is that peter has to be early or on time and the second is that there is no way he would be late. from the wordin it is more likely to be the first definition

Synonyms of "Peter" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre Peter shouldn't take for granted the famous picture my father gave him. e Peter shouldn't take the famous picture my father gave him for granted. ?
A: No difference. They are the same. The second sentence is more common in everyday speaking.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre Peter waited for the bus during half an hour yesterday. e Peter waited for the bus for half an hour yesterday. ?
A: Your first sentence is wrong because “during” is inappropriate.

A more natural way to say it would be “Peter waited half an hour for the bus yesterday.” Alternatively your second sentence works OK but we tend not to like using the same preposition consecutively. But be assured it is correct English.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre Peter talks as if he were a baby. e Peter talks like a baby ?
A: They are different grammatically, but they mean the same thing.

"Peter talks like a baby." This sounds natural and normal. It is a simple statement in the indicative voice.

"Peter talks as if he were a baby." This is a hypothetical statement - Peter *is not* a baby but he talks *as if he were* a baby - in the subjunctive voice.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre I have written to Peter for a long time e I have been writing to Peter for a long time ?
A: Ciao!

In all honesty, there is no real difference. I will say that both are perfectly acceptable.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre I have written to Peter for a long time e I have been writing to Peter for a long time ?
A: In this context there isn't much difference.

Translations of "Peter"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? Thank you Peter, Mary and John.
This is sentence correct?
A: yes, B is correct. However, if you want to say that you like apple, oranges, and bananas individually, you should use B. But people usually use A so it doesn’t really matter.
Here is how it works:
I like [apples], [oranges and bananas]
In A, you are kind of grouping oranges and bananas together.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? A: Peter, private holding room? It sure beats rockup.
B: On yes. it's the upside of a "special priority defendant." Downside, everything else. How are you?
A: Private holding room? = he will get his own personal room to stay in

It sure beats lockup = better than being held in a common area with prisoners?

it's the upside of a "special priority defendant." = being a high priority defendant (ie someone the government thinks is special and important) comes with advantages

Downside, everything else. = everything else about being high priority is a disadvantage (? I guess the press coverage, etcetera l
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers.
Did Peter Piper pick a peck of pickle peppers?
If Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers,
Where's the peck of pickled peppers Peter Piper picked?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? Peter is the guy carrying a briefcase ***preposition** his left hand?
A: The preposition that fits best is "in".
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled pepper.
A: Its the right sentence

Other questions about "Peter"

Q: Peter piper picked a peck of pickled peppers. how many pickled peppers did Peter piper pick? soa natural?
A: Your pronunciation for some words is a little off - but this is really a tongue twister so don't worry about it! Even us British struggle to pronounce it correctly in one go!
Q: Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers. soa natural?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Peter: What's your favorite fruit?
Bob: My favorite fruit is apple. soa natural?
A: "My favorite fruit is an apple."
Q: How to speak



Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers.
A peck of pickled peppers Peter Piper picked.
If Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers,
Where's the peck of pickled peppers Peter Piper picked?
A: I'm sorry if it was too fast, but that's how tongue twisters are. ^^
Q: Peter Dafatti, a supervisor of the U.S. Department of Veterans' Affair, said the war veterans homeless problem is the common agenda of the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affair. soa natural?
A: Peter Dafatti, a supervisor at the U.S. Department of Veterans' Affairs, said that the homelessness problem amongst war veterans was a strong concern within both the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs.

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