Preguntas sobre ejemplos de oraciones con, y la definición y uso de "Gaffe"

El significado de "Gaffe" en varias frases y oraciones

Q: ¿Qué significa a social gaffe?
A: gaffe = error
Q: ¿Qué significa technical gaffe ?
A: In this case I believe it means you made it a technical mistake.

I’m not sure without more context if it would mean that you made a mistake dealing with something technical or if it’s more like “technically you made a mistake but I understand why you made that choice“
Q: ¿Qué significa gaffe?
A: As far as I know gaffe is a slang meaning place. "He was all over the gaffe" meaning he was all over the place. ^_^
Q: ¿Qué significa gaffe?
A: Saying something embarrassing accidentally

Ejemplos de oración usando "Gaffe"

Q: Por favor muéstrame oraciones como ejemplos con gaffe.
A: eg. It was my gaffe to call my client by first name.

so gaffe is mostly used in such unintentional social blunder which are a little serious and very embarrassing.

But I would say gaffe is not as much used as just: blunder, error, mistake.

Palabras similares a "Gaffe" y sus diferencias

Q: ¿Cuál es la diferencia entre gaffe y faux pas ?
A: they are synonyms (the same / interchangeable)

Otras preguntas sobre "Gaffe"

Q: What does "gaffe" mean?

Olympic-size gaffe in Tokyo: IOC chief Bach calls Japanese people 'Chinese'
A: In this context it means 'mistake' or 'wrong thing to say.'
Q: ¿Esto suena natural? I made a bad gaffe. I didn't know my boss wears a wig.
A: "I made a huge gaffe. I didn't know my boss wore a wig."

Gaffes are always "bad" so to emphasize you should say "big", "huge", or maybe even "awful".

I chose "wore" here because it seems more natural in this context. It seems weird to use a non-past verb when the main verb is a "perceptive" verb, since it wouldn't be possible for you to know a "present" condition in the past anyway.

Compare: "I didn't know you lived in this neighboorhood!" or "I didn't know you drank coffee!". Even if the action still happens now, you would use the past tense for "perception" verbs, I think.

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