Mean possui vários sentidos diferentes em inglês. Neste episódio você vai aprender 6 usos bastante comuns enquanto verbo, além de 2 outros usos como adjetivos.
What does this sentence mean?
Many languages use a single word to mean both music and dance.
2. Querer dizer
When he said three o’clock, I thought he meant in the afternoon.
Let me illustrate what I mean with an old story.
What do you mean?
How do you mean?
3. Ter a intenção de
I’m sorry if I offended you – I didn’t mean to.
I didn’t mean to upset you.
4. Ser esperado
These batteries are meant to last for a year.
This exercise isn’t meant to be difficult.
5. Ser feito um para o outro
John and Daniel were meant for each other.
6. “Quer dizer”, “Digo”
It was so boring—I mean, nothing happened for the first hour!
She’s English—Scottish, I mean.
She’s always been mean with money.
Don’t be so mean to your little brother!