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

The meaning of "Mind" in various phrases and sentences

Q: Get your mind out of the gutter. ne anlama geliyor?
A: It means stop thinking dirty thoughts.
Q: You can break his mind. ne anlama geliyor?
A: Make him go crazy/mad
Q: Losing my mind ne anlama geliyor?
A: similar to going crazy
Q: "So... don't feel too bad about it. In the minds of many - perhaps even most - you have the better half of the bargain." ne anlama geliyor?
A: I believe that he is saying that American accents have a particular stereotype of being more relaxed, interesting, and exotic, but not sophisticated. It depends on if you want to be seen as fun and interesting, or sophisticated. If you want to be sophisticated, he is saying that the British probably will not think you are sophisticated. However, he is saying that because you have an American accent, many British people will see you as having a benefit.
Q: "keep an open mind" ne anlama geliyor?
A: Remain open to new ideas

Example sentences using "Mind"

Q: mind ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: Have you lost your mind?
He's out of mind
I'm out of my mind
Q: to mind ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: Some idioms & common phrases using "mind":

1) Mind your manners! (= Be courteous/polite!)

2) A: Please take another cookie.
B: I don't mind if I do! (= thanks, I will)

3) A. I'd like to buy a gift for my husband.
B: What do you have in mind? (Do you have an idea of what you want to get him?)

4.) Mind the steps! (Watch out for the steps! -- don't trip!)

5.) I have half a mind to leave without you! ( = Be careful! ... I just might leave without you! -- It indicates the speaker is angry or frustrated.)

6.) Mind the nanny! (Obey the nanny!)

7.) Have you lost your mind? (= are you crazy?)

8.) He broke up with his girlfriend because she played too many mind games with him. (Mind games are a psychological behavior used by people to control others or make others feel inferior by keeping them off-balance.)

9.) A: I accidentally broke your teacup.
B. I don't mind. It was ugly. ( here, "mind" means "care")


Q: mind piece ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: 英語で「peace of mind」の方が自然だと思う
例: I had peace of mind knowing that my son was safe.

It gave me peace of mind to have finished my assignments!

でも、「piece of one's mind」は「peace of mind」と比べて違う

例えば: I gave John a piece of my mind.
この意味はちょっと攻撃的だと思う
It means that you got angry at John, that is, you told him what you really thought about him (or something relating to him)
Q: take your mind off ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: play some soothing music,that should take your mind off of it.
Q: your mind starts to wonder ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: The expression: "wander", not "wonder." When a mind "wanders", it follows a little path of thoughts. This is like a person "wandering." "Wandering" = exploring.

"In math class, my mind starts to wander."
"I saw her bra-strap, and my mind started to wander."
"My mind wandered off when my friend started talking about his problems."

A person can "wonder." This means "question", "think about", or "marvel at."

Example: "Thomas Edison wondered at the possibilities of telecommunications."

Synonyms of "Mind" and their differences

Q: mind ve spirit (in the following sentence) arasındaki fark nedir?
A: Mind = human thoughts, brain
Spirit = human soul, can be religious
Q: What's on your mind? ve What's in your mind? arasındaki fark nedir?
A: On your mind - you assume something is bothering(upsetting) that person. It makes it sound like it is a burden.

A: I can't focus today
B: What's on your mind?

in your mind - you assume there's some idea that the other person wants to share

A: Let's go somewhere to eat
B: what's in your mind?

However "What do you have in mind" is more commonly used than "what's in your mind" and sounds better.
Q: mind ve mindset ve thought arasındaki fark nedir?
A: Mind has several meanings, but in relation to thought it is what does the thinking.

"What do you have in mind?" = what are you thinking?
"I have changed my mind." = now I think differently.

Mindset is one's point of view or approach. How one tends to look at things.

"She has an unusual mindset."

Thought is a noun or verb meaning "think".

"I just had a strange thought."
"I thought I saw you in Osaka yesterday."
Q: It's all in the mind ve It's your imagination arasındaki fark nedir?
A: "It's all in your head" -- You're imagining it, and maybe are becoming insane.
"It's (just) your imagination" -- You're imagining it, it can't be real.

Ex. "John, what was that noise? It sounded like footsteps."
"I didn't hear anything. It's just your imagination."

Ex. "John, do you see that? It looks like a dragon!"
*John looks and doesn't see anything*
"I don't see anything. It's all in your head."
Q: Never mind. ve Don't care. ve Don't worry. arasındaki fark nedir?
A: "Never mind" ... Is something you say if you want the speaker to disregard what you just said. For me, if I have to say the same thing over and over again because the other person didn't hear me, I will get tired of repeating and say, "never mind".

"Don't care" ... Maybe someone asks you what you want to eat for lunch, but you don't know or are in the mood to eat anything, so you could say, "I don't care."

"What do you want to do today?" your friend asks.
"I don't care," you say.

Translations of "Mind"

Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? ‎"He keeps in mind not to ask the persons look busy for direction."
A: He keeps in mind not ask the people who look busy for directions. -- grammatically correct.
He remembers not to ask the busiest looking people for directions. -- maybe a little more natural.
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? I've made up my mind to can speak in Engrish.
A: I've made up my mind.
I am going to learn English.
I can speak English.
I've decided I will learn to speak English.
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? “How much do you have in mind?” Does this sound natural? Some one ask me for negotiation and I’m asking his price.
A: Yep that's perfectly natural -
“How much do you have in mind?”
Q: Bunu İngilizce (Birleşik Krallık) da nasıl dersiniz? 自分が何をしたいのか、何をすべきなのかわからなくなってずっと考えていました。 I was lost my mind. I didn’t know what I want and what should I do. I needed time to think/consider.
A: I spent the whole time considering what I wanted to do, and what I should do.

いかがですか?
Q: Bunu İngilizce (Birleşik Krallık) da nasıl dersiniz? 使头脑清醒(be clear in mind?)
A: Be clearheaded. Or simply to stay calm and collected.

Other questions about "Mind"

Q: Thank you.. about your mind. bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: The ending : about your mind

For your thoughts ?
For your concern ?
For thinking about me?

Not sure what you meant at the end.
Q: Lütfen bana nasıl telaffuz edeceğimi öğret mind .
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: I don’t mind driving either. Car is the best place to listen to the music and sing, and if the traffic is heavy then I just listen to the audio book and it feels productive. bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: ‎I don’t mind driving. The car is the best place to listen to music. And if the traffic is really heavy, I just listen to an audio book. Listening to a book makes me feel like being stuck in traffic is somewhat productive.
Q: Please keep in mind that we dealt with your request specially and did this for you exclusively. bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: "Please keep in mind that we took special care in dealing with your request, and it was done for you exclusively."
Q: When she ran into me, she started to criticize me. She spoke his mind toward me.
I wondered if I should respond in kind, but I preferred to bit my lip.
I could see she had a big mouth so I didn't need to take it to heart. It was just water off a duck’s back.
Fighting is in her blood
bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A:

When she ran into me, she started to criticize me (or YELL at me). She (CERTAINLY) spoke HER mind. I wondered if I should respond but I decided to BITE my lip. I could TELL she had a big mouth so I didn’t need to take it to heart (or so I just blew it off). It’s just water off a duck’s back.

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