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

El significado de "Sic" en varias frases y oraciones

Q: ¿Qué significa [sic] ?
A: Basically, “as it was written”. This is used when quoting something that may be misspelled or grammatically incorrect - you use it to show that you have just copied exactly what was originally written or said.

- He wrote that he was a “grate [sic] admirer of hers”.
Q: ¿Qué significa [sic] ?
A: Oh, I see! It’s used when a writer is quoting a sentence or word from another source, but realises that there is a grammatical error in the source. Hence, [sic] is used to show that the error comes from the source and not from the writer.

E.g. Source A: “Did you know that Chinese characters are still be used in Japan? Yes, it’s true!” If a writer wants to quote a first sentence in his book about the Japanese language, he would say, “Did you know that Chinese characters are still be[sic] used in Japan today?”, since the correct word should be “being”.

This word is originally from Latin, and I have never heard it used when people are speaking.
Q: ¿Qué significa sic semper tyrannis?
A: The Romans used to have kings but then they became a republic.

When Julius Caesar took power - and effectively became a king - he was killed.

The phrase effectively means tyrants will always be treated the same way.
Q: ¿Qué significa sic the dog on you?
A: Make it so the dog attacks you.
"Sic em!" (Said to the dog)

Otras preguntas sobre "Sic"

Q: what does it mean sic' em boys?is my pronunciacion. right?
A: It means “go get them!” Probably used most in sports context. Your pronunciation is close-just make sure to make em end in an M and not N sound. Otherwise it sounds like “sicken boys,” as in to make boys ill.
Q: What does [sic] mean?

Context>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>
In May, things heated up. Individual 2 emailed Cohen explaining the state of play. “I had a chat with Moscow,” he wrote. “ASSUMING the trip does happen the question is before or after the convention … Obviously the pre-meeting trip (you only) can happen anytime you want but the 2 big guys where [sic] the question. I said I would confirm and revert.”
A: @samyuuel
I see!! Thank you very much!!!

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