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

The meaning of "Sleep" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa I'll sleep on it?
A: When something you are currently doing may be too difficult and you decide to deal with it after a good nights sleep because your mind might be clearer at that time
Q: O que significa "sleep deprived"
What does the word "deprived" means??
A: "Deprived" means that something was taken away from you.

"Sleep-deprived" means that you didn't sleep long enough.
Q: O que significa heavy troubled sleep?
A: It means she had bad dreams and/or couldn't sleep well.
Q: O que significa Who needs sleep anyway ?
A: it means they think sleep is not important
Q: O que significa sleep around?
A: Have sex with a lot of different people (but not at the same time)

Example sentences using "Sleep"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com sleep over.
A: Here are some examples for sleep over and sleepover:

"I'm going to sleep over at my friend' s house this weekend."

"I slept over at my friend's house on the weekend."

"I'm going to my friend's house this weekend for a sleepover."

"I stayed at my friend's house for a sleepover on the weekend."

Hopefully this helps!
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com to sleep on.
A: I am too tired ti decide this tonight. I better sleep on it and I am sure I will know better in the morning.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com to sleep in.
A: I usually sleep in during the weekends.
I like to sleep in if I don't have anything to do in the morning.
It's such a perfect weather to sleep in!
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com sleep on it.
A: It's an idiom. It means "I'll consider it", "I'll think about my options", etc.

I was going to quit my job, but I'll sleep on it.

There were a lot of good candidates I interviewed for the job. I don't know who to choose. I'll sleep on it.

Should I cancel my flight to see my sister? Hmm. I'll sleep on it.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com sleep over.
A: Sleepover (noun)
I am going to a sleepover at Lisa's house after the party.
For my birthday I am having a sleepover party.
Sleep over (verb)
You can sleep over at my house if you're too tired to drive home.

Synonyms of "Sleep" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre during sleep e while sleeping ?
A: While sleeping is more natural for day to day usage.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre sleep e asleep ?
A: Sleep is a noun, but asleep is the act of sleeping
Q: Qual é a diferença entre I slept in e I overslept ?
A: If you "oversleep" it means you didn't intend to sleep so long.

If you "sleep in" it means you are sleeping longer than usual, but maybe it's the weekend.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre get a sleep e have a sleep ?
A: "I have to sleep" means you are tired.

Example: "I am so tired. I have to sleep."

"Got to sleep" is when you actually fell asleep.

Example: "I tossed and turned so much last night it 2 0' clock in the morning by the time I got to sleep."
Q: Qual é a diferença entre sleep e be asleep ?
A: they mean the same thing. Although asleep is more often used when talking about someone else

for example, "she's asleep" and, "she's sleeping" are the same.

Translations of "Sleep"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? "I go sleep" "I go to sleep".which is correct?
A: "I go sleep." is never used. "I go to sleep." also sounds unnatural. I've never heard anybody say this. Perhaps you mean "I will go to sleep." or "I am going to sleep." depending on if you want it in the future or present tense.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? How do you say I am feeling sleep in Spanish?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? I like to sleep
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? have a sleep tight, have a good work (?) have a good diner (?) happy lunch (?) have a good sleep (?) have a nice study (?)
A: 1) Sleep tight.
2) Have a good day at work.
3) Have a good dinner.
4) Have a good lunch.
5) Have a good sleep.
6) Good luck with your studying.

These are more natural phrases.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? "Langschläfer" (sb. who sleeps very long)
A: "Late sleeper" sounds better than "long sleeper," I think.

Other questions about "Sleep"

Q: I'm so sleepy that almost standing sleep.
soa natural?
A: I'm practically sleeping standing up.
Q: I usually don't have 8-hour sleep. soa natural?
A: Instead choose one of these alternatives:

"I don't usually have a full 8-hour sleep"
"I don't usually have 8 hours of sleep"
Q: I go sleep every time I come home soa natural?
A: (Each day) I go to sleep as soon as I come home
Q: I want sleep long time. soa natural?
A: It's better to say: "I want to sleep for a long time."
Q: Sorry to sleep late again. soa natural?
A: Sorry for sleeping in again.
Sorry for oversleeping again.

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