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The meaning of "Troops" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa They evacuated their troops to the mainland -- I don't know how they snuck them out of Messina, don't ask -- but Sicily's ours now. Time to capture the boot, I guess.

What is “capture the boot”???
A: The boot is referring to mainland Italy, which looks likes a boot. So it’s time to capture/take over mainland Italy.
Q: O que significa I'm trying to keep him from delivering his troops, because if I have to go through hell to get them* then so should he

What are “them”??troops?But what does it “get troops” mean? ?
A: a group of people in large numbers; soldiers/armed forces
Q: O que significa troops?
A: It means soldiers
Q: O que significa He won’t take the troops. ?
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Synonyms of "Troops" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre These troops are being deployed for battle

(Why was it written without "the"?) e These troops are being deployed for the battle ?
A: These troops are being deployed for the battle: this would refer to a specific battle site. For example,

"These troops are being deployed for the battle at Shiloh"

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These troops are being deployed for battle: This is a more general statement. For example,

"The troops that were recruited in Illinois last year are now being deployed for battle"
Q: Qual é a diferença entre troops e soldiers ?
A: troop = a group of soldiers (technically on horseback or in armoured vehicles) commanded by a captain
soldier = one member of an army
Q: Qual é a diferença entre troops were confronted by an angry mob. e troops were confronting an angry mob. ?
A: In the first sentence the angry mob confronted the troops. And in the second sentence the troops confronted the angry mob.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre troops e military ?
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Translations of "Troops"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? troops meaning in hindi with example
A:

सेना
,
फौज
,
सैन्य दल,,


सैनिकों का एक समूह, विशेष रूप से एक कैवलरी इकाई, जो एक कप्तान, या एक एयरबोर्न यूनिट द्वारा आज्ञा देता है,,


(लोगों के समूह के) आते हैं या एक साथ या बड़ी संख्या में जाते हैं,,

और इसमें सिर्फ मनुष्य ही नहीं बल्कि

एक विशेष प्रकार के लोगों या जानवरों का समूह

Other questions about "Troops"

Q: They had this many troops lying in wait for us

こんなに伏兵がいたなんて

Is it correct this expression?
A: これがいい
けど
「なんて」は信じられないくらいという意味でしょ?
それなら多分"**I can't believe** they had this many troops lying in wait for us"の方がいい
Q: ‎"The general called off his troops."

explain this sentence to me in other words, especially the Phrasal Verb "call off", please.
A: It means that the person who was in charge stopped the activity of his troops. If you call the troops, you are enabling them to be active. If you call off the troops, you are stopping that activity.
Q: I wonder if I can switch it to “the troops have been deployed to uphold the oath” without changing the meaning in this case.
A: “Have been” would change the tense from past to present, so you can but you would have to change the tense of the whole paragraph, you would also need to say “that oath” instead of “the oath”. But if you just want that sentence alone, it makes sense.

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Q: What does "troops" of "require troops"(9th paragraph) mean?
Does it mean "groups of other children"??

Context>>>>>>>
BRIGHTON, Colo. (CBS4) – An 11-year-old boy completing his Eagle Scout project is helping local fire departments get rid of old fire hoses — and helping the Wild Animal Sanctuary at the same time. He’s using the hoses to create hammocks for their animals.

“At the beginning of this project, I told my mom I really wanted to do something with the animals,” said Payton Crawford, an eighth grade student preparing to become an Eagle Scout.

His mother contacted a variety of animal nonprofits and the Sanctuary told her they have asked Eagle Scouts in the past to complete this project. Crawford was excited to take it on himself.

“It’s just something different that I wanted to try out,” said Crawford. “Give them a better life because they don’t have the luxury we do.”

The Sanctuary in Keenesburg uses the hammocks to help older lions, tigers, and leopards.

Crawford has so many hoses from various departments that he can make different sizes for many animals.

Some of the hammocks are made out of hoses that are 78 inches to 96 inches in length. The pieces are heavy but with help he can weave them together and bolt the hoses together. It takes about two hours to complete one hammock.

“I will never be able to carry one of these by myself,” he said.

Eagle Scout projects require troops to complete a task that benefits others and has a lasting impact. Crawford knows the animals will enjoy his work well after he finishes this project.

“The sanctuary is a nonprofit organization and so helping them in any way would make me feel really good,” he said. “It’s worthwhile, it’s fun, it’s fun building these things.”
A: There are many troops (or groups) within the Eagle Scouts (based on region).
Q: The first two troops will start offensive at fall soa natural?
A: The first two divisions (?) will start the offensive in the Fall. Maybe.

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