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

The meaning of "Painter" in various phrases and sentences

Q: "he is an enthusiastic if mediocre painter"
what does this sentence mean? can you explain the grammar and give some examples? ne anlama geliyor?
A: This construction softens the criticism aimed at the second adjective.

He is a mediocre (not a very good) painter. However, his redeeming quality is that he is enthusiastic.

We emphasize his strength “He is enthusiastic” and downplay his weakness “if mediocre painter.”

Some other examples:

“She is a sweet, if troubled, child.”
“It is a catchy, if overused, song.”
“It was a flavorful, if elaborate, recipe.”


Q: Nor did these painters merely sit down before their paintings like good craftsmen and represent what they saw. ne anlama geliyor?
A: they are pretty much the same but the first one is like “they didn’t do this but they didn’t do that either.” whereas the second one is just stating a fact. Also, this isn’t related to the question, but make sure to use “don’t” instead of “doesn’t” in the second sentence because “doesn’t” is for something singular, and you are talking about multiple painters.
Q: He is no more a painter than a writer ne anlama geliyor?
A: That he’s neither, for example I might say: “I’m no more a dog than I am a cat” :)

Synonyms of "Painter" and their differences

Q: painter ve artist arasındaki fark nedir?
A: A painter creates paintings using paint or sometimes chrcoal. An artist can be a paitner, but could also be someone whioe creates other forms of art. See https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/artist
Q: painter ve artist arasındaki fark nedir?
A: A painter is a specific kind of artist.

An analogy:
Painter is to square as artist is to rectangle.

I hope this helps :)
Q: Why do you call a painter an artist? ve What is the difference between these names? arasındaki fark nedir?
A: There are many kinds of art. A painter may or may not be an artist, although most people first think of the artist kind.

Translations of "Painter"

Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? Yeah you told me you want to be well known for a painter

this is alright sentence?
A: @Tomaszero or "Yeah! You told me you want to be a well-known painter"
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? painter, singer, tour guide, secretary
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? The painter paints the wall with white color. (I want to write about a worker, not an artist.)
A: The painter paints the wall white
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? "The painter paints a painting (a picture)." I want to say, that an artist produces art.
A: In english there is no clear distinction between a painter of homes and a painter of for example portraits. Often the latter will just be called an artist e.g The artist is painting a landscape.
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? I will become a famous painter
A: واضح مستقبلك.

Other questions about "Painter"

Q: “Morning in a pine forest” created by the great Russian painter Ivan Shishkin is one of my favorite paintings. The picture is lifelike, very detailed. The brushwork is amazing – everything looks very realistic; we can even sense the freshness of the morning. In the center of the picture, we can see three little bears climbing on a fallen pine. The mother bear is carefully looking after her cubs. In the background, there is a thick pine forest. A morning mist creates an atmosphere of mystery. The soft natural colours create a peaceful mood; we feel our closeness to nature. To sum up, I think that this painting is a real masterpiece and I highly recommend everyone to see it.

Correct mistakes, please 🙏🏻🙏🏻 bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: Great! The only thing I can correct is punctuation.
“Morning in a pine forest”, created by the great Russian painter Ivan Shishkin, is one of my favorite paintings. The picture is lifelike and very detailed. The brushwork is amazing – everything looks very realistic. We can even sense the freshness of the morning. In the center of the picture, we can see three little bears climbing on a fallen pine. The mother bear is carefully looking after her cubs. In the background, there is a thick pine forest. A morning mist creates an atmosphere of mystery. The soft natural colours create a peaceful mood; we feel our closeness to nature. To sum up, I think that this painting is a real masterpiece and I highly recommend everyone to see it.
Q: The painter had the picture finished.
The painter have/had finished the picture.
Are these sentences are grammatically correct each? If so, what is the difference between 2 sentences?
A: - "The painter FINISHED the picture."
- "The painter HAS FINISHED the picture."
Q: A: I have always wanted to become a painter.
B: I have always wanted to be a painter.

Is A incorrect?

A: Nothing's wrong with this statement.
Q: who is a painter who painted this picture? bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: You can simply ask, "Who painted this picture?" or "Which artist painted this picture?" ^^
Q: What do you draw with?

I want to ask a painter what kind of tools she use, like water-color, oil-color, or photoshop or something like that. How should I ask her? bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: You would be understood. She will get what you mean (:

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