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

El significado de "Pound" en varias frases y oraciones

Q: ¿Qué significa One pound is not gonna cut it. You have to take 2
A: Things like this are usually learned through talking or hearing other people say it. That is how I've learned most of the idioms I know. To be honest, I do not know the origin of most of the idioms I know. However, I think the best way to learn about them would be to either talk with a native speaker or watch shows that are in English. This way, you will be able to hear these phrases being used and you will be able to naturally start to understand the meaning. Other than this way, you might be able to search for other common idioms and learn that way. Usually, when you search for other idioms online, the meaning of the idiom is also given.
Q: ¿Qué significa pound on you?
A: To "pound" on someone means to hit them.
Q: ¿Qué significa ..he weighs five pounds soaking wet.?
A: It means that they are very light weight or skinny. When you are wet you weigh more so if they only weigh 5 pounds when wet it means they are very light.
Q: ¿Qué significa pounds and miles.?
A: A pound is a weight measurement,and a mile is measuring distance.
Q: ¿Qué significa reclaim her from the pound (in the 2nd paragraph)?
A: @monica8: The pound is an animal shelter, so it's saying that they are getting the dog back from the people that have many animals in a building.

Ejemplos de oración usando "Pound"

Q: Por favor muéstrame oraciones como ejemplos con pound.
A: - Can you tell me you current weight in pounds.
- Pound is the the currency of Europe.
Q: Por favor muéstrame oraciones como ejemplos con what does "pound the liquids" to someone who cought a cold mean?.
A: The person was using slang to say "drink a lot of fluids, like water."

"Pound the liquids" was just a funny way of saying it. It's not a common expression. The person just made it up. The slang "to pound something" is sometimes used to mean "drink, eat, or use a lot of something."

"C'mon, let's go pound some beers."
Q: Por favor muéstrame oraciones como ejemplos con pound, pounds, pounding and pounded please .
A: @therealbanksy@Andawoo I don't get it
Q: Por favor muéstrame oraciones como ejemplos con pounds .
A: As a noun, a unit of mass
-Two pounds of beef, please.

As a verb, to hit with force.
-I pounded the beef.

Palabras similares a "Pound" y sus diferencias

Q: ¿Cuál es la diferencia entre he started exercising daily, and before long, she'd lost 15 pounds y he started exercising daily, and before long, she lost 15 pounds ?
A: Both are correct. The only issue is that you started with "he" and then changed to "she" :)

He'd lost 15 pounds = He had lost 15 pounds (same meaning either way)
Q: ¿Cuál es la diferencia entre extra pounds y extra kilograms ?
A: We don't use the metric system here. So we use pounds for weight instead of kilograms.
1 US pound is about .453 kg, which is about one half.
Q: ¿Cuál es la diferencia entre two pounds of rice y two kilos of rice ?
A: A pound is part of the imperial system. A kilogram is part of the metric system.
1 pound=.453593kg
1 kg=2.20462 pounds
Q: ¿Cuál es la diferencia entre to pound y to knock y to hit ?
A: “To pound” something would be repetitive
“To knock” may mean to hit something lightly or hit something accidentally
“To hit” would be to hit something intentionally/on purpose
Q: ¿Cuál es la diferencia entre pounds y kilograms ?
A: They're both used to measure weight.
Kilograms is part of the metric system (Used in majority of the world)
Pounds is part of the imperial system (Used in the US and a couple other places)

Traducciones de "Pound"

Q: ¿Cómo dices esto en Inglés (US)? 全ての personal pounds

Which do you think are correct
all, every and everything
A: “All” is an adjective used with plural nouns.

-All dogs go to heaven. (Plural noun)

“Every” is an adjective used with singular nouns.

-Every dog goes to heaven.

“Everything” is a noun itself.

-Everything goes to heaven.
Q: ¿Cómo dices esto en Inglés (US)? how many pounds does a kilogram ?
A: How many pounds are in a kilogram?
Q: ¿Cómo dices esto en Inglés (US)? pound. Because we use in Brazil kilograms so I'd like to know the difference between them.
A: For the weight measurement "pound" it is mostly used for the same things as "kilogram", they just have different amounts.

Technically, "pound" is defined by the amount of gravitational force and kilogram is defined by the mass. So if you travel to a different planet (for a different amount of gravity) with a scale, then the scale should say you have a different weight in pounds but the same mass in kilograms.
Q: ¿Cómo dices esto en Inglés (US)?  Penny wise, pound foolish
A: Very similar.
A penny wise and a dollar foolish.
Q: ¿Cómo dices esto en Inglés (US)? I am in for 10 pounds.
A: I can contribute $10 towards the charity.

**In the United States we do not use pounds as currency, in contrast, we use the U.S. Dollar **

Otras preguntas sobre "Pound"

Q: ¿Esto suena natural? Recently even most of Japanese don't pound steamed rice to make rice cake, so I think you guys could have a valuable experience.
A: Since nowadays most Japanese don’t pound mochi, I think it would be a valuable experience.
Q: ¿Esto suena natural? I put 8 pounds.
A: Usually people would say “I put on 8 pounds.” Similar to putting on clothes, you are putting on weight.
Q: ¿Esto suena natural? I want to shed some pounds to become tempting.
A: I want to lose a few pounds of weight in order to look attractive.
Q: 1.I got 20 pounds fatter.
2.I gained 20 pounds.

which is more natural or any other expression is?
A: It's not that it doesn't make sense... it sounds weird and a bit rude. Also number 2 is the polite way of saying it.
Q: ¿Esto suena natural? If I woke up knowing I had 1 million pounds, I'd be blow away
A: "If I woke up knowing that I had a million pounds, I'd be blown away" sounds better :)

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