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

The meaning of "Years" in various phrases and sentences

Q: Recent years have witnessed the posthumous inflation of the role of the hobbyist Alice Austen into that of a pioneering documentarian. ne anlama geliyor?
A: It means something that she did as a hobby when she was alive has taken on greater importance since her death. It has also become a great historical resource, and what she did when she alive has become more significant.
Q: For the first 27 years of his life, ne anlama geliyor?
A: @JOHNNYJOESTAR: Until he was 27 years old
Q: over the three years ne anlama geliyor?
A: "Over the three years of your training, you'll learn how to be an electrician."
"Over the ten years I was in the Army, I didn't leave the country once."

"over the three years" and "during the three years" mean the same thing.
"In those three years," is referring to three years that aren't currently occuring.
"In these three years," is referring to three years that are currently occuring.
Q: Thirty years in the making, ne anlama geliyor?
A: It means it started 30 years ago and is still being made.
Q: I know for years I bought into that lie ne anlama geliyor?
A: Another way to say the phrase "For years I bought into that lie" is "I believed in that lie for many years". In this case, "bought into" means that you invested trust into something.

Example sentences using "Years"

Q: for 10 years ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: for ... years often associate with 'present perfect continuous '
1. I have been studying english for ten years
2. He has been working at that company for ten years
3. i haven't been dancing for ten years
Q: I've been here several years ago.

Is it(have pp + ago) correct?

Are you talking like this?

Thanks.

ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: Examples:
Yes! I remember, I've been here several years ago.

This place looks familiar... I think I have been here many years ago.

Yes, I've been here a couple years ago.

Yes I've been there, 7 years ago.

These are all commonly used.
Q: good for (two years or something) ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: You can use this expression in a few different ways.

Good for (a certain amount of time) = will last for
The new roof will be good for two years.
Meaning = The new roof will be of good quality for two years

Good for (something)= is helpful for
This new app is good for linguists.
Meaning = This new app is helpful for linguists

Good for (an illness) = will remove
Drinking whiskey is good for a cold.
Meaning = Drinking whiskey will help remove a cold

There is also an expression ‘good for nothing’ = useless, although it’s a little bit old-fashioned
That boy is good for nothing = he is useless
It can also be used as a noun:
He is a real good for nothing.
Q: I have total of over 7 years of experience working as a designer, with 5 years as a creative fashion designer. ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: はい、とても自然です
Q: Over the years ile örnek cümleler göster.
A: Over the years, the town has grown into a large city.

His coin collection has increased in value over the years.

Synonyms of "Years" and their differences

Q: in a few years ve in the next few years arasındaki fark nedir?
A: You can use either one - but when you say "in the next few years" it could mean that you will be doing it within the next few years and "in a few years " could mean that you will wait for a few more years until you try it. Hope that makes sense haha
Q: I’ve been working for 5 years. ve I worked for 5 years. arasındaki fark nedir?
A: working indicates present tense. Worked is past tense. in working you are currently employed and in worked you are not.
Q: for the past few years ve over the past few years arasındaki fark nedir?
A: They mean the same, but saying "over the past few years" would sound more natural (:
Q: I've been learning English for two years. ve I've learned English for two years. arasındaki fark nedir?
A: @prominencial: "Been learning" means you still are learning now. "Have learned" means you once learned but you are not currently learning.
Q: I haven't spoken to her in years. ve I haven't spoken to her for years. arasındaki fark nedir?
A: They are both acceptable and mean the same thing, but "in years" is much more common.

Translations of "Years"

Q: Bunu İngilizce (Birleşik Krallık) da nasıl dersiniz? This was 7 years ago. Time is passing quickly. In an informal way?
A: This was 7 years ago, time goes so quickly.

That's a way of saying it more casually, I suppose.
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? I am older many years than you
A: You can say "I'm many years older than you" or more commonly "I'm much older than you."
I'll give you audios for both :)
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? Another two years {is / are ?} ... (e.g. required to complete the new building.)
A: 'another two years' is always a measuring noun because of 'another'. so you can only use 'is', no matter what comes after
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? in the past 20 years, I had been loved by my parents. I can never feel any love anymore since they leaved me.
A: In the past 20 years, I have been loved by my parents. However I can never feel love anymore ever since they left me.
Q: Bunu İngilizce (ABD) da nasıl dersiniz? Hello!I Nastya.I'm from Ukraine.I'm 15 years old.And I ' people about their age to communicate.
A: Hello! I'm Nastaya. I'm from Ukraine. I'm fifteen years old, and I would like to talk with people that are about my age.

Other questions about "Years"

Q: These years my life was not very easy going but I am sure I was tough enough bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: @Hanginthere-

You're welcome!
Because if you say "these past few years," you're including the present moment, so you should use the present perfect progressive tense "hasn't been going well"
Q: I haven't drunk in 3 years. bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: × I haven't drunk in 3 years.
✓ I haven't ... in 3 years.

1. I haven’t drank in 3 years.
(Meaning I haven’t had alcohol for three years)

2. I haven’t been drunk in 3 years.
(Meaning I haven’t been intoxicated for 3 years)
Q: I haven't drunk in 3 years. bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: × I haven't drunk in 3 years.
✓ I haven't drank in 3 years.

Q: After all these years

Please tell me the meaning.
A: @YoA24 I'm going to use an example sentence to explain, as it will be easier to understand:
"After all these years, you lied to me?"
After all these years would mean that even after all that time has passed, the person still lied to them (them meaning to person who is speaking the sentence). It's a bit hard to explain, but it basically means After the years THIS still happened.
Ask me any more questions if you need help(:
Q: In recent years, the number of foreigners living in the city has increased. the city has played a central role in providing opportunities to learn the Japanese language and culture that foreign citizens need, besides carrying out various projects such as providing infromation about disaster prevention and counselation desk for any troubles. bu doğru görünüyor mu?
A: × the city has played a central role in providing opportunities to learn the Japanese language and culture that foreign citizens need, besides carrying out various projects such as providing infromation about disaster prevention and counselation desk for any troubles.
✓ the city has played a central role in providing opportunities to learn the Japanese language and culture that foreign citizens need, besides carrying out various projects such as providing infromation about disaster prevention and counseling.

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