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

The meaning of "Repair" in various phrases and sentences

Q: I hope the repair will hold for some time

the repair ne anlama geliyor?
A: Yes, sometimes when you add “the” to a verb, it acts like a noun. So since it says “the repair”, it’s acting like a noun.
Q: I hope the repair holds until we get the car to a garage. ne anlama geliyor?
A: Part of the car broke and someone fixed it, but the repair is only temporary. The car should be taken to a mechanic (at a garage -- professional repair location) and they hope the car does not break again before they go to the mechanic.
Q: I am calling to find out when the repairs on my will be finished ne anlama geliyor?
A: There is a word missing from this sentence: "I am calling to find out when the repairs on my _______ will be finished."
There needs to be some sort of object in the blank space.
For example, if we added the word "boat" in the blank space then the sentence would mean that I am making a telephone call to somebody that fixes boats and I am asking when the work to fix my boat will be completed.
Q: after we checked if a repair is economically still possible we will credit you up to max.40% of the EXW price ne anlama geliyor?
A: They will check to see if it is worth repairing the item. If it is possible and cost efficient for the repair, at most they will credit you up to 40% off of the total cost of their services.
Q: "do repairs" ne anlama geliyor?
A: @beetgrob: To fix something.

"I have to take a train to work because the mechanic is doing repairs on my car."

"The bridge going into town is really old and they need to do repairs on it before it collapses."

Example sentences using "Repair"

Q: Beyond(ex.beyond repair) ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: My old car is beyond repair.
(It’s past the point of being fixable; it cannot be repaired)

Angry? I’m beyond angry.
(I’m past anger. I’m feeling an emotion much greater and more significant than just anger)

She pointed to a tree beyond the hills.
(If you look past the hills you’ll see the tree she’s pointing to)

We don’t accept workers beyond the age of 65.
(We don’t accept workers over/past the age of 65.)
Q: to carry out repairs ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: The mechanic needs to carry out repairs to my car

My fence is broke. I will have to carry out some repairs to fix it
Q: repair ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: I need a mechanic to repair my car
There is a problem with the kitchen sink at my grandmother's house that requires a plumber to repair it
I'm not going to repair my cellphone, I'll buy a new one
Q: repair ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: This shop is broken down and must be repaired to be of any use.
My bicycle has gone for repair.

Synonyms of "Repair" and their differences

Q: repair ve rectify arasındaki fark nedir?
A: Repair means to fix something broken, usually literal for an object. Rectify is a stronger way to fix or save something only figuratively example: "This situation can be rectified" would sound more natural than "This broken laptop can be rectified"
Q: repair ve fix arasındaki fark nedir?
A: だいたい同じ意味を持っていると思います。
違うところは考えて見つからないほど小さいなのです。

でもrepairの方がfixの方より丁寧またはフォーマルだと思います。
Q: repair ve fix arasındaki fark nedir?
A: They both mean the same thing. Repair is just more formal. A business would use repair because it sounds fancier than fix. (TV repair shop, Auto body repair, ect.) Think of "fix" as a slang word. Slang is most common in speech instead of writing. Slang words are informal.
Q: repair ve fix arasındaki fark nedir?
A: pretty much the same meaning, but I would only say "repair" in a few specific cases; I would use "fix" most the time.
Q: repair ve mend arasındaki fark nedir?
A: Repair is fixing something and mending is used strictly for putting something together, usually using heat.

He fixed the car.
He mended the door back on.

Translations of "Repair"

Q: Bunu İngilizce (Birleşik Krallık) da nasıl dersiniz? The undergoing repairs of KiyomizuderaTemple's main hall will be finished in March 2020, they say.
Its entire roof's renewal.
It'll be completed by the time of Cherryblossoms' full blooming next year, I suppose.

Please correct if there are strange words.
A: It is said that the repairs undergoing Kiyomizudera's main hall will be completed by March 2020.
This includes renovation of the roof.
The repairs will likely be completed in time for cherry blossom season next year.
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? At repair of a covering from tiles the damaged tile remove and replace new
A: thank you very much
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? repair
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? a repair car shop
A: "auto repair shop", or "the mechanic's"

Other questions about "Repair"

Q: A repair supplier has finished the replacement of the gas stove today. bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: I think the most likely, natural substitute is:
A repairman finished replacing the gas stove today.
Q: Waiting repair to be done is so long bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: Waiting for the repair to be done takes so long
Q: I am looking for repair shop for my old antique like pyrex in USA. I have a glassware, but some chips snd cracks. Could you give me advise???
A: My nihongo is very bad, I wish I could help translate better. No I mean to find new pyrex that is antique. In America we have "Thrift Stores" that sell used items and you can find antique pyrex being sold there sometimes.

Soak Pyrex in very hot soap water for a long time. Use cleaning products (Mr. Clean Magic Eraser & Bar Keeper's Friend) to rub out scratches. You rub coconut oil on afterwards, but once you do this you can not put pyrex in the oven.
Q: I let her repair my car.
I made her repair my car.
I got her repair my car.
私は彼女に私の車の修理をさせた。 bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: "I had her repair my car" OR "I got her to repair my car."
Q: I hope the repairs to take by next weekend. bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: Hi Chisa! Nicely done!

This was really close. As ellinko said, if you want to use "take" we need a period of time to follow (1 day, 1 week, 2 months), and if you want to use "by weekend" we should use the future "will" plus "finish" or "be done".

"I hope the repairs only take a few days." "I hope the repairs will be finished by next weekend."

Pronunciation: Good and clear! Very easy to understand. Try to make the "o" in "hope" sound more like an "o" though, and try to make the "s" in "repairs" a little more pronounced.

Great job! Only one more to go!

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