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

The meaning of "Situation" in various phrases and sentences

Q: odd situation ne anlama geliyor?
A: odd situation means that you were caught in an unexpected situation.
Q: unusual situation ne anlama geliyor?
A: I think that you do not remember the weird situation/occurrence that you have.

They have a unique "situation." The word situation is vague and you should know what they mean based off of context.
Q: Catch-22 situation ne anlama geliyor?
A: A "catch-22" is a situation that results in a paradox, usually because of something outside of your control.

For example: "I want to get a job so I can get some experience, but every job I see requires that I already have experience."

Another example: "I went to the bank to get a loan, but the loan officer said I don't make enough money to qualify for one."

Another one: "I applied for my first credit card but was rejected because I had no credit history."
Q: 'have another have and have not situation' ne anlama geliyor?
A: (No escuché la grabación porque no funciona en esta computadora...)

Tipícamente "have and have not" refiere a la gente y dinero. Aquí en Canadá a veces referiamos a la gente de Alberta (una provincia) como "haves" y la gente de los provincias en el este como "have nots". Es porque Alberta tiene mucho dinero por sus recursos naturales, y los otros tienen nada y la gente de Alberta envia mucho dinero (por el gobierno y el sistema de impuestos) para apoyar los otros.

Problamente hablen sobre dos grupos, un grupo con dinero y el otro sin dinero, y los tensiónes que surgirán.
Q: We will have to stay tuned to the situation. ne anlama geliyor?
A: stay tuned in = continue to follow = continue to pay attention to

This expression started when people literally "tuned in" to a particular radio station using their radio tuner. To deter listeners from changing stations, they would advise you to "stayed tuned". Later TV stations would encourage the same or say "don't touch that dial".

Example sentences using "Situation"

Q: ‎Speak to me casually. (tell me the situation of examples. like ...when do you say that?) ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: You wouldn’t really need to say that within a conversation since it isn’t necessary. English doesn’t have the same formal/informal sentence structures as Japanese. Speak casually and others will follow your lead (to speak casually just means to not be overly polite - without Sir/Madame/Ms).
Q: most situations need ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: https://www.fluentu.com/blog/english/basic-english-phrases/
Q: situation ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: Have you ever been in an uncomfortable situation?

So, what's the situation?

A situation like this calls for some alcohol.

I can't believe I've gotten myself into this situation again.
Q: In what situations do you prefer to use BEGIN instead of START or vice versa? ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: The first thing that comes to mind is "Press start to begin." You might see that on a game, app, or test.
In some situations, "begin" is a slightly less casual way to say "start," but not always.

When referring to the start of a school semester, you could say "classes start June 1." You could use "begin" there, and it sounds just slightly more formal.

Same thing when referring to the schedule of a class, like "class starts at 8," although "begins" sounds sort of stuffy there to me, like an upset teacher might say, "class began at 8" if you're late.
Same with something like, "I'm starting to think you're hiding from me." Using "beginning" there is sort of stuffy and also condescending.

If you're taking a timed exam and have to wait to start, they'll probably say, "begin." or "you may begin."

There are some phrases that work best with just one. Like,
"what time does the movie start?" "It starts at 8."
"I'm starting to get a cold."
"I've got the beginnings of a cold." (very unusual, but some in my family say this)
"Let's get started." (with a task or project)
"I'll start studying tonight."
"I'll begin the procedure once the patient is sedated."
"I'll start with the [name of appetizer]."
"Start from the beginning." (tell me what happened, starting with what happened first...or, perform the piece, starting with the first part of it.)
"This job is a fresh start." (something unpleasant happened in previous one)
"This year is going to be a new beginning." ("fresh start" would work here.)
Q: The situation that you want to say kind of "thank you" to those who help you when you are also supposed to do the job but you can't because of some reasons. ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: I'm sorry I wasn't able to go with you. I appreciate it very much.

Synonyms of "Situation" and their differences

Q: situation ve atmosphere ve circumstance arasındaki fark nedir?
A: 1.Atmosphere is the mood of the people around you or the mood of the place you are in.
Ex: john left the atmosphere tense after fighting with the professor.
(so every body was feeling tense and uncomfortable)

2.Circumstance is the existing conditions or state of affairs surrounding and affecting an something/someone and usually you have no control of.

Ex: They were men of ideas who were forced by circumstance to become soldiers.
(They didn't have any choice but to become soldiers becuase of whats happening around them 'or the situation that they are in')


3.Situation is a set of things that are happening and the conditions that exist at a particular time and place.

Ex: its a difficult situation to handle, only a professional can handle it.
Q: situation ve circumstance arasındaki fark nedir?
A: A situation is an event (usually negative). A circumstance is the result of an event.
The situation is that you didn't do your homework, the circumstance is the detention you get for not doing your homework.
Q: situation ve circumstance arasındaki fark nedir?
A: "Circumstance" is more like your surrounding, situation that you are in and "situation" is something that is going on for a while.

ex: She has this health situation and I don't know when will she be home.

I can't do it in these circumstances. It is too stressful right now
Q: situation ve circumstance arasındaki fark nedir?
A: They mean pretty much the same thing. Situation is used commonly for large event and circumstance is normally for small changes or allowances.
Q: situation ve circumstance arasındaki fark nedir?
A: As nouns, the difference between circumstance and situation is that circumstance is that which attends, or relates to, or in some way affects, a fact or event; an attendant thing or state of things while situation is the way in which something is positioned vis-à-vis its surroundings.

As a verb circumstance is to place in a particular situation, especially with regard to money or other resources.

Translations of "Situation"

Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? How do you say the situation when a person feel extra hungry?
A: "I'm starving!"
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? what would you do in this situation
A: @livelylife:
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? The situation: when you use Skype, sometimes you can hear the voice and sometimes you can't hear it.
A: You can say
Today I talked to my friend on Skype. I couldn't hear her voice. We had a bad connection.
or
Today I talked to my friend on Skype but the connection was bad and her voice kept cutting in and out.

*For example, if I wrote in my diary: ~
Does it make sense?
:)
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? It is too far future? How can I say the situation? For example, I want to buy an airplane ticket and I looked the price on website, but it didn't come up because it was too far future.
A: "It is too soon to buy the tickets." Another example: "I want to read the book, but it has not been released yet."

"It is too far in the future" sounds like sci-fi: "I can't see what will happen because it is too far in the future!"
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? How do you say in a situation when you don't want to be ignored by friends who have more big size of dick. can I say don't ignore my dick size!
A: Alternatively, if you're feeling particularly brave, you can always say that yours was more than enough for the listener's mother, but be advised that this is quite crude, and only to be used jokingly between close friends.

Other questions about "Situation"

Q: In what situation do you use this phrase?

"What does that have to do with anything?"

Could you tell me some examples?
A: For example, if you’re talking about going for dinner on Friday, and your friend says they can’t go out on Thursday, you would say “what does that have to do with anything?”
Q: "The situation in which we found ourselves was dangerous."

could you divide this sentences into two ones?

like,following sentence.
"This is the house I live in".divide
it into two sentences.This is the house.I live in the house.
A: We found ourselves in a situation. The situation was dangerous.
Q: I didn't know your plaintive situation at that time. I feel so bad.

Is this correct?
A:

"Plaintive situation" - this is very unnatural

Plaintive is a literary word. I have never heard it used in a serious real situation

I didn't know of your situation at that time. I feel so bad.
- this is enough
Q: Even though you've been in hard situations, don't be sneaking/ meanness, but also if you succeed in your goal, be humble.

Could you please modify this sounds natural?
A: Even though you've been in hard situations, don't be mean. But also, if you succeed in your goal, be humble.

"Meanness" is a noun. You need an adjective ("mean") in this sentence.
"Sneaking" doesn't make sense in this sentence.
Q: We can realize how we are happy usually in this critical situation. bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: You just need to have the adverb (usually) before the adjective (happy).

May I ask a question of my own? What is the function of か in the original phrase? Does it indicate a rhetorical question?

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