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

The meaning of "Flies" in various phrases and sentences

Q: The flies lighting and sampling ne anlama geliyor?
A: Oh ok. Lighting in this context means the flies were landing. Sampling means they were eating pieces of them. The Green Mile is set in the deep south of the US and in the past. A very different accent than standard US English. English changes quickly over time. This phrasing would be unusual today.
Q: The flies are how you know it is ripe. ne anlama geliyor?
A: 蝿が、熟れているという証だ。
蝿で熟れているのが分かる。

もう少し直訳っぽく言うと、「蝿が、『どうして熟れているのが分かるか』なのだ」

you というのは読み手・「あなた」ではなく、誰でもある「一般的なyou」になっています。
Q: flies to dog doo ne anlama geliyor?
A: It means that the insect fly 🪰 is flying around dog poop 💩
I think this is part of a saying. You can say one thing is attracted or wants to be near something, like how flies want to be around poop
Q: dropping like flies ne anlama geliyor?
A: It can mean everyone is leaving or everyone is getting sick.

Synonyms of "Flies" and their differences

Q: Your flies are undone. ve Your files are open. arasındaki fark nedir?
A: It's "fly is", not "flies are" or "files are".

"Your fly is open" and "your fly is undone" mean the same thing and are both natural.

Translations of "Flies"

Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? There are so many flies on this street, but I still try to keep walking ahead. Does this sound natural?
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? He would have been killing flies cruelly, but she would have been sadly.

(means she would have been killing flies sadly)

does this sentence make sense??
A: I would change it to, "He would have been killing flies with cruel intent, however, she would do so in sadness."
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? ‎‎1. He would have been killing flies cruelly, but she would sadly.

2. ... , but she would have sadly.

3. ... , but she would have been sadly.

are those sentences grammatically correct??
A: but she would have been sad.
Q: Bunu İngilizce (Birleşik Krallık) da nasıl dersiniz? what means? "There are no flies on you Hawkeye."
A: Check the question to view the answer

Other questions about "Flies"

Q: I been picking flies off the eyelids of sinners' kids
Coming to claim your religion, opinion formed by television
Never listen to the voices inside of your fucking head
I died and now I'm dead
What is life when you're in debt to the reaper?

Part of a song. Could you explain the first two lines, and tell what you think this is all about in general?
A: The first two lines means, someone is opening the eyes of people who act like kids who tell you their annoying religious-type opinions based on things they watched in television.
Q: 1. They say that he may have been killing flies, and [ killing flies ] he may have been.

2. They say that he may have been killing flies, and [ been killing flies ] he may have.

3. They say that he may have been killing flies, and [ have been killing flies ] he may.

are all the sentences grammatically correct? bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: 2 and 3 do not make much sense so no native would say that
Q: ‎1. He may have been killing flies cruelly, but she may sadly.

2. ... , but she may have sadly.

3. ... , but she may have been sadly.

plz choose the correct sentence!! bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: I think they are awkward when I first saw it I couldnt really understand what you were trying to say
Q: 1. Killing flies though he may have been, still he is afraid of killing flies.

2. Been killing flies though he may have, still he is afraid of killing flies.

3. Have been killing flies though he may, still he is afraid of killing flies.

4. Having been killing flies though he may, still he is afraid of killing flies.

are these sentences grammatically right?
bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: The second half of the sentence is much better now!

But try this instead: Though he had been killing flies, he is still afraid to kill them. ☺️✌🏻
Q: 1. They say he may have been killing flies, which he may have been.

2. ... , which he may have.

3. ... , which he may.

is that all grammaticaly correct? bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: Yes! Which sounds fine, and you can use any of the endings for the sentence.

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