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

The meaning of "Week" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa ...last last weeks.?
A: u don't need to use lastx2
suppose to be :last few weeks. only 1last
Q: O que significa up to three weeks?
A: Between 1 and 21 days
Q: O que significa It will have been raining for two weeks by Tuesday of next week.

Does it mean the rain will last for two weeks FROM next Tuesday or TILL next Tuesday?

I'm not sure what does the "by" in yhe sentence mean.?
A: Till next Tuesday. Tuesday is the last day of the 2 weeks it has been raining
Q: O que significa I'm grounded for a week.?
A: @kouji9712: Grounding is a common punishment for children especially older children for misbehavior. It has been suggested as an alternative to corporal punishment in the home. Typically, a child or a teenager who is grounded is not allowed to leave their room or their house with exceptions for required activities such as school, chores and other activities.
" for a week " it's the period that he will be grounded till it's end .
Q: O que significa over the next few weeks?
A: Something that will gradually get completed /done over the period of a few weeks.

For example you could say you'll recover from an illness over the next few weeks.

Example sentences using "Week"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com a week's worth of st
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A: I've only got a week's worth of food in the cupboard.
(In one week's time I'll have no food left).

I've been given a week's worth of homework.
(The homework will take a week to do).

There's a week's worth of cat food in the cupboard. That should be enough while I'm away.
(I'm going away for less than a week)

I packed a week's worth of clothes for the holiday.
( I'll need to do some washing if the holiday is more than a week)
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com "for last week" is okay? I thought "for the last week" was correct in the following sentence so I'm confused.

Ignore the e-mail I sent this morning, which asked you to re-submit your work hours "for last week".
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A: Here are some examples:

"Send me the reports for last week."
"As for last week, I didn't do any of my homework."

"I saved all of my soda cans for the last week."
"I have been studying Korean every day for the last week."

The two phrases mean the same thing, but usually "for the last week" will sound natural.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com 2 weeks later.
A: Exams start 2 weeks later.
Her pregnancy is due 2 weeks later.
2 weeks later, he died from a heart attack.
My birthday comes 2 weeks later.
I will renovate my house 2 weeks later.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com once or twice a week.
A: You should scrub your skin once or twice a week.

It has become a routine for our family to clean the whole house once or twice a week.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com week kneed .
A: When she whispers in my ear it makes me weak in the knees. ;)

Synonyms of "Week" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre I am leaving next week to study abroad. e I am going to leave next week to study abroad. e I will leave next week to study abroad. ?
A: There's no real difference, but the first sentence sounds more natural.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre once a week e one time a week ?
A: The first is more natural.
Ex. "I exercise once a week." instead of "I exercise one time a week."
They both mean the same thing, and any native speaker would understand either, but most say the first.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre upcoming week e following week ?
A: Both basically mean "the next week," and, "the week after this one."
Ex)
The party will happen during the following week.
The party will happen this upcoming week.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre You have to finish them in two weeks e You have to finish them within two weeks ?
A: If your still within that two week timespan then it's within, otherwise it's in two weeks
Q: Qual é a diferença entre This week e In this week ?
A: This week:
今週

In this week:
今週に/この週に

This week was busy
今週は忙しかった

In this week there is a holiday
今週に休みがあります
この週に休みがあります

Saying "this week there is a holiday" sounds better
"今週 休みがあります"

Translations of "Week"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? in two weeks 是两周后,还是两周内
A: https://www.collinsdictionary.com/dictionary/english-chinese/i-ll-see-you-in-two-weeks-time-or-in-two-weeks

in two weeks = 两周后 (這是中文翻譯起來最合適的說法了)
但in two weeks 強調的是兩周後(馬上)相見 (例如你每兩個星期會上一次課,那老師就會說 I'll see you in two weeks)
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? golden week golden holidays?
A: you got it. But we call it "Hollidays" if you mean free time that the state gives you, and are conected to easter and other such faith based days.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? I willing borrowed you a week holiday,if it's possible
A: I have too much holiday, if its possible I could lend you a week
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? "this week" or "in this week" for grammar. Which is it correct?
A: this week
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? 作業の完了予定日を過ぎてから既に1週間が経過しています。 (It has already been a week since the date of the task was past. ?)
A: Ah, sorry I missed the note.

その場合は「One week has passed since the scheduled date of work completion.」This has a slight sense that the work is not yet finished.

Other questions about "Week"

Q: Studying English only two weeks didn’t make my English skill improving. soa natural?
A: Studying English for only two weeks didn’t make my English skills improve.
Q: It would be great if we could look for week numbers directly instead of guessing by going through the days of each month to see if it's the number we are looking for. soa natural?
A: It would be great if we could search for the specific yearly week number, instead of having to search through calendar to find the number of the week we have in mind.
Q: Wrongly, I mentioned last week that the first Olympic game in Japan was held in 1960, which was held in Tokyo. Correctly it was in 1964. soa natural?
A: I agree. Also, even though it’s one event, we tend to call it the Olympic Games, since there are so many competitions involved. So the first Olympic Games in Japan were held in 1960 in Tokyo.
It’s also a little unnatural to say “which was held in Tokyo” because that means 1960 was held in Tokyo. You already stated the games were held, so you don’t need to repeat that part.
Q: This week was so boring. Most of time I was reading my own textbooks for my final exams.

Despite the fact that it's good for me, but I still feel bad, because I am afraid of being laid off for no work to do.

John Wick 3 is a good action movie although its plot is terrible. Fine, it's not that bad but the plot could have been better, really.

Bed time now. Good night. soa natural?
A: This week was so boring. Most of time I was reading my textbooks for my final exams.

Though it's good for me, I still feel bad, because I am afraid of being laid off for lack of work.

John Wick 3 is a good action movie; although, its plot is terrible. Fine, it's not that bad, but the plot could have been better, really.
Q: A week ago, I was watching Tv. Out of the blue, TV was off. And then all town black out. I called my brother. I asked him, "what happened?". He said, "I'll check it out" soa natural?
A: A week ago, I was watching TV, then out of the blue or all of a sudden the TV died and the whole town blacked out. I called my brother and asked, "What happened?" He said, "I'll check it out."

A week ago I was watching TV then it suddenly died, the whole town was blacked out or the whole town blacked out.

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