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

The meaning of "Lamp" in various phrases and sentences

Q: The lamps were put up at auction.
ne anlama geliyor?
A: The lamps were sold at an auction. (or listed to be sold, maybe they're not sold yet)
Q: There is a lamp on either side of the bed. 램프가 한쪽에 있는건가요? 양쪽에 있는 건가요? ne anlama geliyor?
A: @sweetpotaton
In this context...
Either = both
Q: On top of that, my lamp is busted. So I'm just using the terminal's light. ne anlama geliyor?
A: "Lamp" usually refers to a ornament in a room, but it could also mean the ceiling light.

You are right about "busted."
Q: plugged lamp ne anlama geliyor?
A: In the U.S. I have never heard anyone say "plugged lamp."

Synonyms of "Lamp" and their differences

Q: lamp ve light arasındaki fark nedir?
A: A lamp is referring to a very specific object that gives off light- it usually has a shade or cover, and you'd put it on a table.

Light is a much broader word- it could refer to anything that gives off a glow. If you are referring specifically to "light" in "turn on the lights", that would be anything that has a lightbulb or otherwise anything that gives off light.
Q: lamp ve light arasındaki fark nedir?
A: Lamp and lights are usually generic terms for something that produces light, though nowadays it's more common to use 'light' or 'torch'.

Lamps are generally used in the sense that they're powered by a fuel (oil or gas) though you can have battery powered lamps or desktop lamps.

Light is a very general term but can be just a light that hangs from the ceiling or illuminates the street or a front doorway etc. it's usually more reserved for something that uses electricity.

"The lamp casts a shadow, but only while it has fuel"

"The light-bulb has blown; we'll need another one"
Q: lamp ve light arasındaki fark nedir?
A: lamp is thing. "Wait a second, i have to turn on my lamp. It's very dark". Light is the contrast Dark, it can mean "white space". "This light from my lamp is very light" (XDD)

Translations of "Lamp"

Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? the lamp is not working . how to say it in a better way ?
A: Words for “not working” = broken, damaged, defective
As I commented before, it’s more common to only say “the lamp is not working”. Nevertheless, there’s nothing wrong in using the words suggested above.

The fruits are rotten.
The fruit is rotten.
Q: Bunu İngilizce (Birleşik Krallık) da nasıl dersiniz? ya lamp kha lgana ha
A: lgana ki englis
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? this thing. is that a lamp?
A: Reading light/lamp.
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? 'there is a lamp on the sofa' or 'there is a lamp in the sofa'
A: lol Its the first one. Sorry for the sarcasm but if you could fit a lamp "IN" a sofa. (Without damaging it) I would be impressed. ^_^
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? lamp (tube)
A: Just as says. But I also don't think we have a specific name for it.. Usually just a fluorescent light.

Other questions about "Lamp"

Q: lamps are hung in the ceiling bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: lamps are placed on tables. We refer to lights as the things hanging from ceilings
Q: I changed the lamp bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: I kept switching on an electric lamp in my room all night. bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: I kept the electric lamp in my room switched on all night
Q: Could you correct my English and make it sound more natural?
I found the pretty lamp caught my attention while I was jogging. It looked like it had a history over the decade. I like to look at the light when it's turned on.
A: This pretty lamp caught my attention while I was jogging. It looked like it's over a decade old. I'd like to see it when it's turned on.
Q: 赤いランプが付いたら、両手で棒を抜いてください。
When light up on red lamp pull out the bar with both hands. bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: When the red lamp turns on, please pull out the stick with both hands

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