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

The meaning of "Critic" in various phrases and sentences

Q: "generally have done" in
”to argue like the critics, not just of Sage philosophy but of African philosophy generally have done that Africa is having a late start in philosophy .. is ” ne anlama geliyor?
A: It is missing a comma after "African philosophy" which should be there to indicate that ", not just of Sage philosophy but of African philosophy" is a parenthetical phrase. Removing it we get d

to argue like the critics generally have done that Africa is having a late start in philosophy just because we have no written records of her past philosophical activities is, wrongfully, to limit the sources from which we could detect traces of such activities (Sage Philosophy, p. 50).

Which is pretty easy to understand, I guess. They are saying that "critics" have generally argued that there has not been much philosophising in Africa, based only upon written records, when there are lots of other ways in which evidence of philosophical activity can be detected (such as oral traditions, social structures, lay theories etc I guess).

Ubuntu philosophy is cool and argued to be shared by the Japanese (Markus and Kitayama, 1991)

Q: I just heard of "south critic" and "big girl pants" in the interview video... can someone explain these meaning?
(I am not sure those spells are correct..) ne anlama geliyor?
I couldn’t find anything regarding south critic. A guess is it’s based on someone who has or is critical of the culture of the American south. Flying the confederate flag, etc.
Putting on your big girl/boy pants is an idiom for stop complaining, quit your bitching, stop being a crybaby, grow up.
For the love of God, put your big girl pants on and grasp that Biden won.
Q: I am my biggest critic ne anlama geliyor?
A: This expression is used when you want to make fun of yourself. Basically, it means you beat yourself up too much
I spent two weeks preparing the presentation. I expected the worse but the client liked it. I am my own worse critic. I overthink everything.
Q: The critic blames for deep-seated ills on John. Does that means John experiences the deep-seated ills or the deep-seated ills is John? ne anlama geliyor?
A: In this case, he caused it.
Q: The critic had something of a case ne anlama geliyor?
A: a critic is someone who judges something. a food critic is someone who decides if food tastes good or not.
and if "the critic had something of a case". that means that the critic said something that might be right. "something of a case" is like, "they had a point". or something that they said made sense

Synonyms of "Critic" and their differences

Q: He has always proved his critics wrong. ve He has always proved his critics to be wrong. arasındaki fark nedir?
A: nothing really.. the second sounds a bit more formal but everyone would understand and no one would think twice about your word choices. Both sound natural and mean the same thing.
Q: stiff critics ve harsh critics arasındaki fark nedir?
A: Hmm no one really uses “stiff” critics because it’s used to refer more to the state of being. For example, I would say “his posture is a bit stiff”. “Harsh critic” is more often used to refer to critics that have very strong, often negative/critical opinions.
Q: critic ve criticism arasındaki fark nedir?
A: Critic; someone who expresses an unfavourable opinion on something

Criticism; the expression of disapproval of someone or something.

"The food critic wasn't impressed with the food I prepared. However, their criticism helped my improve my cooking skills."

(Sorry if that didn't answer your question)

Q: critic ve critique arasındaki fark nedir?
A: A food critic will critique a meal.


a person who judges, evaluates, or criticizes


a detailed analysis and assessment of something, especially a literary, philosophical, or political theory.
synonyms: analysis, evaluation, assessment, appraisal, appreciation, criticism, review, study, commentary

Translations of "Critic"

Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? 1.armed critics upset with the governor's orders about controlling the coronavirus have rallied at the Capitol
2.armed critics upset with the governor's orders have rallied at the Capitol about controlling the coronavirus
both are correct?which is natural
A: the first one sounds a lot more natural, but both are grammatically correct.
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? critic
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Q: Bunu İngilizce (Birleşik Krallık) da nasıl dersiniz? critics
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Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? critics
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Q: Bunu İngilizce (Birleşik Krallık) da nasıl dersiniz? critic
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Other questions about "Critic"

Q: What does "waiting out/grinding down their critics" mean?

It was only in May that Mr. Kushner had his security clearance restored after months of questions about whether he was in peril in the investigation by the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, into the Trump campaign’s ties to Russia. Mr. Mueller’s investigators have not publicly cleared Mr. Kushner, and Mr. Kushner’s advisers issued misleading statements that indicated his clearance had been fully restored, when in fact he was still awaiting that status.

But he and his wife are still ramping up their profiles, ready again for a more public stage to pursue their projects after waiting out — and in some cases grinding down — their critics.

“I think they felt in some ways when things escalated that they thought it was best to keep a lower profile and hone in on their specific policy areas,” said Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the White House press secretary.
A: 〜making their critics work so hard that they become tired, and want to give up.
Q: When I say " he is a leading critic of rational approaches", does this mean he is criticizing the rational approaches or he is a leader of these approaches?
A: @nada0o0 Yes
Q: I don't also believe what critic say about restaurants.
bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: I don't believe what food critics say about restaurants, either.

You could also say

I'm skeptical of what cooking specialists write about restaurants.

critics だけでも評論家なのでokです
food critics 料理評論家
cooking specialists 料理研究家



I'm always skeptical of the word ''free''.

Q: Some critics regarded The Old Man and the Sea is influenced by the Bible. They say the old man represents Christ. Niebuhr suggests there is another way to read this novel by defining the role of the old man as Adam after the fall. bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: Interesting paragraph. I once owned a CD of Donald Sutherland (the actor-not sure I spelled his name right) reading The Old Man and the Sea. His voice and that story was a brilliant combination.
Q: why there's 'many a critics' instead of 'many critics'? is there any differences?

“Meta” is a word that was on the fingertips of many a critic last fall while drafting reviews of presumptive–Best–Picture–winner Birdman
A: It's purely for style. You may come across that construction again. "Many a day is wasted in front of the Tv" or anything like that. You could easily say "many critics" or "many days are".

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