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

The meaning of "Sweet" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa sweet and low?
A: Sweet 'n Low is a brand of artificial sweetener.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sweet%27n_Low
Q: O que significa you’re sweet?
A: 你很甜!(通常意味對方做事體貼,言談浪漫)
Q: O que significa sweet?
A: Doce/fofo. Depende do contexto
Q: O que significa sweet?
A: Doce
(Também pode ser um apelido carinhoso)
Q: O que significa sweet?

Example sentences using "Sweet"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com sweets e candy.
A: "Candy" and "sweets" are the same thing. The word "candy" is used in the US, and the word "sweets" is used in the UK.

In the US, "candy" is an uncountable noun. For example:
- My children love to eat candy.
- I don't want my children to eat too much candy.

In the UK, a "sweet" is a countable noun. For example:
- My children love to eat sweets.
- I don't want my children to eat too many sweets.

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com sweet.
A: Examples: “He was very sweet to send me the gift.” “The ice cream tasted sweet.” “This was a sweet deal and I feel like I got a bargain.”
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com sweet.
A: he /she is so sweet (nice)
how sweet of you (how kind )
this is sweet (taste)
sweet! (slang for nice /great)
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com How do you distinguish the 'sweet' and the 'sweets' when you talk about something sweet.



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A: you would use "sweet" because you said "a" meaning only one. If you are talking about many, drop the "a" and use "sweets" because the "s" on the end makes it plural.

Synonyms of "Sweet" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre sweet e candy ?
A: Sweet pode ser usado para falar coisas do tipo "She is Sweet" ela é doce
Candy só pode ser usado para doce de comida "I love this candy" eu amo esse doce. :)
Q: Qual é a diferença entre sweet e candy ?
A: Candy = type of sweet (lollipops)

Sweet = feeling and/or taste

"That candy tastes sweet!" (Taste)
"You're so sweet!" (Feeling)
"I like this candy." (Type)
Q: Qual é a diferença entre I have eaten sweets e I have been eating sweets ?
A: "I have been eating sweets"

-> I have been eating sweets recently. You have only been doing it lately.
It still happens, but you don't have to be necessarily doing it now.
It just shows that you're eating sweets recently.

"I have been eating sushi for lunch"

Means, lately, for lunch, you eat sushi.

"I have eaten sushi for lunch"
Means, just now, for lunch, you ate sushi.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre "sweets" e "candies" ?
A: "Sweets" can mean anything sweet, like, cake, pie, or candy. Candy is usually small and wrapped, like bubble gum, lollipops, and chocolate bars.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre sweet as e cool as ?
A: "Sweet as..." would be used to describe things that have qualilities like being a mixture of nice, kind, generous, etc and cute, lovely, etc. Such as in the sentence: The girl is as sweet as honey. Or, The baby is as sweet as pie.
"Cool as..." would be use to describe things with qualities like, rich, heroric, popular, brave, etc. Although you wouldn't really hear some say "she is as cool as...". Instead you might hear, She is so cool. Wow, she is cool etc.

Translations of "Sweet"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? sweet
A: sweets or candies or lollipops
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? After she put my sweets into a shopping bagI tried to pay.But she suddenly took my wallet and checkedinside of it.And she said me You have a lot of money. Buymore sweets!!Her saying was very harsh. I wanted to run away but I couldn’t.
A: After she put my sweets into the shopping bag, I tried to pay, but she took my wallet and checked inside of it and she said to me, “you have a lot of money! Buy more sweets!” Her actions were shocking. I wanted to run away, but I couldn’t.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? sweetsを食べるのを我慢できなかった
A: I cannot stand eating sweets
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? this sweets is famous food in japan. it’s correct?
A: These sweets are one of Japan’s most famous foods.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? sweet
A: Check the question to view the answer

Other questions about "Sweet"

Q: We have sweets of limited sale, which were featured on TV. soa natural?
A: No problem! "We have a limited quantity of sweets for sale" should work.
Q: These Japanese sweets have soft and puffy texture. soa natural?
A: @monica8: it sounds fine, almost. However for grammar, you need to say "these japanese sweets have a soft and puffy texture." the word "a" may not seem important, but without it the sentence doesnt appear right.
Q: These are Japanese sweets with soft and puffy texture. soa natural?
A: These are Japanese sweets with a soft and puffy texture.
Q: I decided to buy the assorted baked sweets with price $2,000. soa natural?
A: I decided to buy the assorted baked sweets that cost $2,000.

(I really hope that's 2000 yen, not $2000.)
Q: I am going to bring My favorite sweets for you !!
May you like it.
I hope you will be looking foward to it. soa natural?
A: I'm going to bring my favorite sweets for you!!
I think you'll like them.
I hope you'll look forward to it.

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