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against the sun

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vor der Sonne; gegen die Sonne

the sun was down

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die Sonne war untergegangen

the sun scorched down

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die Sonne brannte herunter

the sun shone fitfully

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make

( made vb: pret, ptp)

1 transitive verb

a (=produce, prepare) machen
[bread] backen
[cars] herstellen
[dress] nähen
[coffee] kochen
[peace] stiften
she made it into a suit sie machte einen Anzug daraus
God made the world Gott erschuf die Welt
he's as clever as they make 'em inf der ist ein ganz gerissener Hund inf
made in/of/for/to
made in Germany in Deutschland hergestellt, made in Germany
it's made of gold es ist aus Gold
to show what one is made of zeigen, was in einem steckt
the job is made for him die Arbeit ist wie für ihn geschaffen
I'm not made for running ich bin nicht zum Laufen or zum Läufer geschaffen
they're made for each other sie sind wie geschaffen füreinander
this car wasn't made to carry eight people dieses Auto ist nicht dazu gedacht, acht Leute zu transportieren

b (=do, execute) [bow, journey, mistake, attempt, plan, remarks, suggestions etc] machen
[speech] halten
[choice, arrangements] treffen
[decision] fällen, treffen
to make an application sich bewerben
to make a guess raten
to make sb a present of sth jdm etw schenken, jdm etw zum Geschenk machen geh

c (=cause to be or become) machen
to make sb/sth + ADJ
to make sb happy/angry etc jdn glücklich/wütend etc machen
does that make you happy? bist du jetzt endlich zufrieden?
I'll make it easy for you ich mache es dir leicht or es leicht für dich
to make one's voice heard mit seiner Stimme durchdringen
he makes Macbeth very evil er lässt Macbeth sehr böse erscheinen
to make sb/sth + NOUN
to make sb one's wife jdn zu seiner Frau machen
he was made a judge man ernannte ihn zum Richter
to make a success of sth, to make sth a success etw erfolgreich erledigen
Shearer made it 1-0 Shearer erzielte das 1:0
they'll never make a soldier of him or out of him aus ihm wird nie ein Soldat
to make a day/night of it
we decided to make a day/night of it wir beschlossen, den ganzen Tag dafür zu nehmen/(die Nacht) durchzumachen
to make something of oneself/one's life etwas aus sich/seinem Leben machen
to make something of it
inf do you want to make something of it? hast du was dagegen? inf, störts dich etwa? inf

d (=cause to do or happen) lassen, (dazu) bringen
(=compel to do)
zwingen
to make sb do sth (=cause to do) jdn dazu bringen or veranlassen geh, etw zu tun
(=compel to do)
jdn zwingen, etw zu tun
to make sb laugh jdn zum Lachen bringen
what made you come to this town? was hat Sie dazu veranlasst, in diese Stadt zu kommen?
what makes you say that? warum sagst du das?
what makes you think you can do it? was macht Sie glauben, dass Sie es schaffen können?
it all makes me think that ... das alles lässt mich denken, dass ...
how can I make you understand? wie kann ich es Ihnen verständlich machen?
that certainly made him think again das hat ihm bestimmt zu denken gegeben
what will make you change your mind? was wird Sie dazu bringen, Ihre Meinung zu ändern?
what finally made me drop the idea was ... was mich am Ende dazu veranlasst hat, den Gedanken fallen zu lassen, war ...
he makes his heroine die er lässt seine Heldin sterben
her conduct made him seem polite by comparison im Vergleich zu ihrem Verhalten machte er einen höflichen Eindruck
I'll make him suffer for this dafür soll er mir büßen!
you can't make me! mich kann keiner zwingen!
make me! (challenging) versuch mal, mich zu zwingen!
I'll make him! den zwing ich!
to make sth do sth
what makes the engine go? was treibt den Motor an?, wie wird der Motor angetrieben?
what made it explode? was hat die Explosion bewirkt?
onions make your eyes water von Zwiebeln tränen einem die Augen
it makes the room look smaller es lässt den Raum kleiner wirken
the chemical makes the plant grow faster die Chemikalie bewirkt, dass die Pflanze schneller wächst
that made the cloth shrink dadurch ging der Stoff ein
that will make the pain go das wird den Schmerz vertreiben
I wish I could make the rain stop wenn ich nur machen infor bewirken könnte, dass der Regen aufhört
if I could make your problems disappear wenn ich (nur) Ihre Probleme beseitigen könnte
you can't make things happen man kann den Lauf der Dinge nicht erzwingen
to make do
to make do with sth sich mit etw begnügen
to make do with less money/on a small income mit weniger Geld/einem niedrigen Gehalt auskommen

e (=earn) [money] verdienen
[profit, loss, fortune] machen (on bei)
[reputation] sich ( dat) verschaffen
to make a name for oneself sich ( dat) einen Namen machen
how much do you stand to make? wie viel verdienst du (dabei)?, was bringt dir das ein? inf

f (=reach, achieve) schaffen, erreichen
[train, plane etc] erwischen inf, schaffen
[connection] schaffen
[summit, top, shore etc] es schaffen zu, (ship) [20 knots] machen
to make land (Naut) anlegen
to make port (Naut) in den Hafen einlaufen
we made good time wir kamen schnell voran
sorry I couldn't make your party last night tut mir Leid, ich habe es gestern Abend einfach nicht zu deiner Party geschafft
his first record didn't make the charts seine erste Platte schaffte es nicht bis in die Hitparade
we'll never make the airport in time wir kommen garantiert nicht rechtzeitig zum Flughafen
he made colonel in one year er brachte es in einem Jahr zum Obersten
he made university/the first team er schaffte es, an die Universität/in die erste Mannschaft zu kommen
the story made the front page die Geschichte kam auf die Titelseite
to make it (=succeed) es schaffen, es zu etwas bringen
he just made it er hat es gerade noch geschafft
we've made it! wir haben es geschafft!
he'll never make it through the winter (=survive) er wird den Winter nie überstehen
to make it (with sb)
inf (=have sex) mit jdm schlafen
they were making it all night sie liebten sich die ganze Nacht
to make good
to make good as a writer es als Schriftsteller(in) schaffen or zu etwas bringen
he is a poor boy made good er ist ein armer Junge, der es zu etwas gebracht hat

g (=cause to succeed) berühmt machen, zum Erfolg verhelfen ( +dat)
this film made her mit diesem Film schaffte sie es or schaffte sie den Durchbruch
his performance makes the play das Stück lebt von seiner schauspielerischen Leistung
you'll be made for life Sie werden ausgesorgt haben
he's got it made inf er hat ausgesorgt
he's a made man er ist ein gemachter Mann
but what really made the evening was ... die eigentliche Krönung des Abends war ...
to make sb's day
that makes my day! das freut mich unheimlich!
iro das hat mir gerade noch gefehlt!
seeing the Queen made her day sie war selig, als sie die Königin gesehen hatte
you've made my day ich könnte dir um den Hals fallen! inf
to make or break sth/sb
the weather will make or break the parade der Festzug steht und fällt mit dem Wetter
he can make or break you er hat dein Schicksal in der Hand

h (=be, constitute) sein, machen, (ab)geben
he made a good father er gab einen guten Vater ab
he'll never make a soldier/an actor aus dem wird nie ein Soldat/Schauspieler
you'd make someone a good wife Sie würden eine gute Ehefrau abgeben
she made him a good wife sie war ihm eine gute Frau
he'd make a fantastic Hamlet/a good teacher er wäre ein fantastischer or phantastischer Hamlet/ein guter Lehrer, er gäbe einen fantastischen or phantastischen Hamlet/einen guten Lehrer ab
they make a good/an odd couple sie sind ein gutes/ungleiches Paar
it makes good television/publicity es ist sehr fernsehwirksam/werbewirksam
it made a very strange sight es war ein sehr merkwürdiger Anblick
to make a fourth at bridge den vierten Mann beim Bridge machen

i (=equal) sein, (er)geben
2 plus 2 makes 4 2 und 2 ist 4
1760 yards make 1 mile 1760 Yards sind eine Meile
this makes the fifth time das ist nun das fünfte Mal
that makes £55 you owe me Sie schulden mir damit (nun) £ 55
how much does that make altogether? was macht das insgesamt?

j (=reckon) [distance, total] schätzen auf ( +acc)
I make the total 107 ich komme auf 107
to make it + time, date, figure
what time do you make it? wie spät hast du es?, wie spät ist es bei dir?
I make it 3.15 ich habe 3.15 Uhr, auf meiner Uhr ist es 3.15 Uhr
I make it 3 miles ich schätze 3 Meilen
how many do you make it? wie viele sind es nach deiner Zählung?
shall we make it 7 o'clock? (=agree) sagen wir 7 Uhr?
let's make it Monday sagen wir Montag

k (Cards) (=fulfil) [contract] erfüllen
(=win)
[trick] machen
(=shuffle)
[pack] mischen
bid

l (Elec) [circuit] schließen
[contact] herstellen

m (Naut) (=signal) senden, funken
make (the following message) to HMS Victor machen Sie die folgende Meldung an HMS Victor

2 intransitive verb

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a (=go)
to make toward(s) a place auf einen Ort zuhalten
[ship] Kurs auf einen Ort nehmen
to make after sb jdm nachsetzen
make for

b (=profit)
to make on a deal bei einem Geschäft verdienen

c (=act)
to make as if to do sth Anstalten machen, etw zu tun, (as deception) so tun, als wolle man etw tun
to make to... (=try)
I made to speak ich setzte zur Rede an
to make like...
inf so tun, als ob...
he made like he was dying er tat so, als ob er am Sterben wäre, er markierte infor spielte den Sterbenden
he's started making like a big-shot er hat angefangen, den starken Mann zu spielen or zu markieren inf

3 reflexive verb
to make oneself + ADJ or NOUN (=cause oneself to be)
to make oneself useful sich nützlich machen
to make oneself comfortable es sich ( dat) bequem machen
make yourself small mach dich klein
to make oneself conspicuous auffallen
you'll make yourself ill! du machst dich damit krank!
to make oneself heard sich ( dat) Gehör verschaffen
to make oneself understood sich verständlich machen
he made himself Emperor for life er krönte or machte sich selbst zum Kaiser auf Lebenszeit
to make oneself sth (=to make sth for oneself) sich ( dat) etw machen
he made himself a cup of tea/a sandwich er machte sich ( dat) eine Tasse Tee/ein Butterbrot
she made herself a lot of money on the deal sie hat bei dem Geschäft eine Menge Geld verdient
to make oneself do sth (=force oneself) sich dazu zwingen, etw zu tun
I made myself apologize to him ich zwang mich dazu, mich bei ihm zu entschuldigen
he's just made himself look ridiculous er hat sich nur lächerlich gemacht

4 noun

a (=brand) Marke f, Fabrikat nt
what make of car do you have? welche (Auto)marke fahren Sie?
it's a good make das ist eine gute Marke
these are my own make die sind selbst gemacht, die sind Eigenfabrikat hum

b on the make
pej inf, for profit profitgierig inf, auf Profit aus
(=ambitious)
karrieresüchtig inf, auf Karriere aus, (sexually) sexhungrig inf, auf sexuelle Abenteuer aus

5 phrasal verbs

make away vi make off

make away with vi +prep obj
to make away with sb jdn beseitigen or umbringen
to make away with oneself sich umbringen

make for vi +prep obj

a (=head for) zuhalten auf ( +acc)
[crowd]
zuströmen ( +dat, auf +acc)
(=attack)
losgehen auf ( +acc)
[vehicle]
losfahren auf ( +acc)
where are you making for? wo willst du hin?
we are making for London wir wollen nach London, (by vehicle) wir fahren or wollen Richtung London, (by ship) wir halten Kurs auf London

b (=promote) führen zu
[happy marriage, successful parties] den Grund legen für
such tactics don't make for good industrial relations solche Praktiken wirken sich nicht gerade günstig auf das Arbeitsklima aus
the trade figures make for optimism die Handelsziffern geben Anlass zum Optimismus

make of vi +prep obj halten von
I didn't make much of it ich konnte nicht viel dabei finden
well, what do you make of that? nun, was halten Sie davon?, was sagen Sie dazu?
don't make too much of it überbewerten Sie es nicht

make off vi sich davonmachen (with sth mit etw)

make out

1 vt sep

a (=write out) [cheque, receipt] ausstellen (to auf +acc)
[list, bill] aufstellen, zusammenstellen
(=fill out)
[form] ausfüllen
to make out a case for sth für etw argumentieren

b (=see, discern) ausmachen
(=decipher)
entziffern
(=understand)
verstehen
[person, actions] schlau werden aus
I can't make out what he wants ich komme nicht dahinter, was er will
how do you make that out? wie kommst du darauf?

c (=claim) behaupten

d (=imply)
to make out that ... es so hinstellen, als ob ...
he made out that he was hurt er tat, als sei er verletzt
to make sb out to be clever/a genius jdn als klug/Genie hinstellen
she's not as rich as he makes out sie ist nicht so reich, wie er es hinstellt
he tried to make out it was my fault er versuchte, es so hinzustellen, als wäre ich daran schuld
Jesus is made out to be a Communist Jesus wird zum Kommunisten gemacht

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2 vi

a inf (=get on) zurechtkommen, (with people) auskommen
(=succeed)
es schaffen
he didn't make out with her er ist bei ihr nicht gelandet inf

b (US)
inf (=pet) knutschen inf, fummeln inf

make over vt sep

a (=assign) überschreiben (to sb jdm)
(=bequeath)
[property, money] vermachen (to sb jdm)

b (=convert) umändern, umarbeiten
[house] umbauen
the gardens have been made over into a parking lot man hat die Anlagen in einen Parkplatz umgewandelt

make up

1 vt sep

a (=constitute) bilden
to be made up of bestehen aus, sich zusammensetzen aus

b (=put together) [food, medicine, bed] zurechtmachen
[parcel] packen
[list, accounts] zusammenstellen, aufstellen
[team] zusammenstellen, (Typ) [page] umbrechen
(=design)
[layout] aufmachen
to make material up into sth Material zu etw verarbeiten
they made the daffodils up into bunches sie banden die Osterglocken zu Sträußen

c [quarrel] beilegen, begraben
to make it up (with sb) sich (mit jdm) wieder vertragen, sich (mit jdm) aussöhnen
come on, let's make it up komm, wir wollen uns wieder vertragen

d [face, eyes] schminken
to make sb/oneself up jdn/sich schminken
the way she's made up wie sie geschminkt ist

e to make up one's mind (to do sth) sich (dazu) entschließen(, etw zu tun)
make up your mind! entschließ dich!
my mind is quite made up mein Entschluss steht fest
once his mind is made up, that's it wenn er einmal einen Entschluss gefasst hat, bleibt es dabei
I can't make up your mind for you ich kann das nicht für dich entscheiden
to make up one's mind about sb/sth sich ( dat) eine Meinung über jdn/etw bilden
I can't make up my mind about him ich weiß nicht, was ich von ihm halten soll

f (=invent) erfinden, sich ( dat) ausdenken
you're making that up! jetzt schwindelst du aber! inf
he makes it up as he goes along (storyteller) er macht das aus dem Stegreif, (child playing) er macht das, wie es ihm gerade einfällt, (making excuses, telling lies) er saugt sich ( dat) das nur so aus den Fingern
it was all made up das war alles nur erfunden

g (=complete) [crew] vollständig or komplett inf machen
I'll make up the other £20 ich komme für die restlichen £ 20 auf
he made the gift up to £50 er rundete das Geschenk auf £ 50 auf
add water to make it up to one pint mit Wasser auf 0,57 Liter auffüllen
he made up the four at bridge er war der vierte Mann zum or beim Bridge

h (=compensate for) [loss] ausgleichen
[time] einholen, aufholen
[sleep] nachholen
to make it up to sb (for sth) (=compensate) jdn (für etw) entschädigen, (emotionally, return favour etc) jdm etw wieder gutmachen

i [fire] (wieder) anschüren or anfachen

2 vi

a (after quarrelling) sich versöhnen, sich wieder vertragen
let's kiss and make up komm, gib mir einen Kuss und wir vertragen uns wieder

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b (material) this material will make up into a nice coat dieser Stoff wird sich als Mantel gut machen

c (=catch up) aufholen
to make up on sb jdn einholen, an jdn herankommen
you've a lot of making up to do du hast viel nachzuholen or aufzuarbeiten

make up for vi +prep obj
to make up for sth etw ausgleichen
to make up for lost time verlorene Zeit aufholen
to make up for the loss of sb/lack of sth jdn/etw ersetzen
that still doesn't make up for the fact that you were very rude das macht noch lange nicht ungeschehen, dass du sehr unhöflich warst

make up to vi +prep obj
inf sich heranmachen an ( +acc)

make with vi +prep obj (US)
inf he started making with his trumpet er legte mit seiner Trompete los inf
OK, let's make with the paint brushes na dann, schnappen wir uns die Pinsel inf
just make with the scissors mach schon los mit der Schere inf

make-believe

1 adj attr Fantasie-, Phantasie-, imaginär
a make-believe world eine Fantasie- or Phantasie- or Scheinwelt

2 n Fantasie f, Phantasie f
a world of make-believe eine Fantasie- or Phantasie- or Scheinwelt
don't be afraid, it's only make-believe hab keine Angst, das ist doch nur eine Geschichte

make-or-break adj attr
inf kritisch, entscheidend

make-ready n
(Typ)
Zurichtung f

make-ready time n
(Ind)
Vorbereitungszeit f

make-up n

a Make-up nt, (Theat) Maske f, Schminke f
the star does his own make-up der Star schminkt sich selbst or macht seine Maske selbst
she spends hours on her make-up sie braucht Stunden zum Schminken

b (=composition) [+of team, party etc] Zusammenstellung f
(=character)
Veranlagung f
psychological make-up Psyche f
loyalty is part of his make-up er ist loyal veranlagt
it's part of their national make-up das gehört zu ihrem Nationalcharakter

c (Typ) Umbruch m
(=layout)
Aufmachung f

make-up artist n Maskenbildner(in) m(f)

make-up bag n Kosmetiktasche f

make-up girl n Maskenbildnerin f

make-up kit n Schminkset nt

make-up man n Maskenbildner m

make-up mirror n Schminkspiegel m

make-up woman n Maskenbildnerin f

page make-up n
(Typ)
Umbruch m

psychological make-up n Psyche f

tailor-make vt
the company can tailor-make your entire trip die Firma kann Ihre ganze Reise für Sie persönlich zusammenstellen
you can tailor-make running to suit your needs Sie können das Dauerlaufen auf Ihre eigenen Bedürfnisse zuschneiden
the therapist will tailor-make the session for you der Therapeut stimmt die Sitzung auf Ihre persönlichen Bedürfnisse ab

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to make hay while the sun shines Deutsch Übersetzung | Englisch-Deutsch Wörterbuch (10)"to make hay while the sun": examples and translations in context
When you are equipped with the right knowledge, Traderush binary options will be your perfect opportunity to make hay while the sun shines.Wenn Sie mit dem richtigen Wissen ausgestattet sind, wird Traderush Binäre Optionen Ihre perfekte Gelegenheit, um Heu zu machen sein, wenn die Sonne scheint.
It is now up to them to make hay while the sun shines.Nun ist es an ihnen, das Eisen zu schmieden, solange es heiß ist.
Solar cars try to make hay while the sun shinesSolange die Sonne scheint: Solarautos machen Heu
France is therefore keen to make hay while the sun shines - not only as a nation but as a member of the European Union.Frankreich unterstreicht damit seine Position - sowohl als Nation, als auch als Mitgliedsstaat der Europäischen Union.
You have to make hay while the sun shines: Bohemianism enjoyed a brief heyday in the Weimar Republic, before Nazism destroyed it forever.Man muss die Feste feiern wie sie fallen: Die Bohème hat in der Weimarer Republik eine kurze Glanzzeit, bevor sie durch den Nationalsozialismus auf immer vernichtet wird.
As the ruling Union Solidarity and Development Party is widely expected to be voted out in the 2015 elections, the CLMV is seen as the former generals' unscrupulous attempt to make hay while the sun shines.Da allgemein davon ausgegangen wird, dass die regierende Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) die Wahlen 2015 verlieren wird, wird die CLMV als skrupelloser Versuch der ehemaligen Generäle gesehen, das Heu einzufahren, solange die Sonne noch scheint.

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How do you explain make hay while the sun shines? ›

Definition of 'make hay/make hay while the sun shines'

If you say that someone is making hay or is making hay while the sun shines, you mean that they are taking advantage of a situation that is favourable to them while they have the chance to.

What is the short paragraph of make hay while the sun shines? ›

When conditions are perfect to get something done, we can say, “It's a good idea to make hay while the sun shines.” In other words, you are taking advantage of a good situation or of good conditions. You are making the most of your opportunities. These all mean “making hay while the sun shines.”

What figure of speech is make hay while the sun shines? ›

“Make hay while the sun shines" is an old saying that's considered a proverb. A proverb is an old, usually short saying that communicates good advice or something true. If you make hay while the sun shines, it means that you take advantage of the chance to do something while conditions are good.

What does make hay while the sun shines 10 lines? ›

The proverb, 'make hay while the sun shines'is generally used to mean that 'it is very necessary to make the best of whatever opportunity comes in our way. ' We should always be alert, in mind and body, to reap the benefits of an opportunity. It is very difficult to prepare hay during rainy and foggy days.

What is the meaning of makes hay? ›

Definitions of make hay. verb. turn to one's advantage. “The environmentalist lobby made hay of the nuclear plant accident” type of: exploit, work.

What is the idiom about hay? ›

Meaning: If you make hay, or may hay while the sun shines, you take advantage of an opportunity as soon as it arises and do not waste time.

What is the expansion of themes of make hay while the sun shines? ›

The adage "make hay while the sun shines" is commonly understood to indicate "it is imperative that we take advantage of whatever chance comes our way." To take advantage of a chance, we must always be attentive, both mentally and physically. Hay preparation is extremely tough on wet or foggy days.

What is an example paragraph about the sun? ›

The sun is a huge star present at the centre of the solar system, and all eight planets revolve around the sun. It is a huge ball of fire and gases. It is formed of various types of gases like hydrogen, helium, oxygen, etc. The sun gives us heat and light for the environment and the growth of organisms.

Does the saying make hay while the sun shines have relevance with the poem? ›

Answer. Explanation: Yes, Because the ants were prepared and the grasshopper was grazing around wasting it's time so at last it didn't find anything to eat and almost died from hunger. So, 'Make hay while sun shines' does have relevance with the poem.

What part of speech is during in the sentence the sun gives us light during the day? ›

Hence the correct answer to your question will be noun.

What is the figure of speech used in the poem? ›

Poets use figures of speech in their poems. Several types of figures of speech exist for them to choose from. Five common ones are simile, metaphor, personification, hypberbole, and understatement. A simile compares one thing to another by using the words like or as.

What figure of speech is hit the hay? ›

Hit the hay and hit the sack are two idioms that mean to go to bed. The assumption is that hit the hay and hit the sack come from the fact that mattresses used to consist of cloth sacks stuffed with hay.

Who wrote the quote make hay while the sun shines? ›

This expression, which alludes to the drying of grass for animal feed, is first recorded in English in Alexander Barclay's Ship of Fools.

What does the phrase great day for hay mean? ›

The Term: Great day for hay

Definition: Nice, sunny weather.

What is the meaning of the proverb where there is a will there is a way? ›

used to say that if someone has the desire and determination to do something, he or she can find a method for accomplishing it.

What is the old saying about making hay? ›

The old saying of “make hay while the sun shines” is considered to be an English proverb originating with medieval farmers. During that time, farmers would spend days cutting, gathering, and drying hay to be stored.

What is the origin of making hay? ›

History of Hay

The first farmers on the prairie would cut the prairie grasses and use them to feed their livestock. Timothy grass and clover, both plants native to Europe, were the most common plants used for hay in the early 20th century.

What is a hay hay slang? ›

Slang. a small sum of money: Twenty dollars an hour for doing very little certainly ain't hay. money: A thousand dollars for a day's work is a lot of hay!

Why is it called hay? ›

It derives from the Old English word hege or haga, Middle English heie, in Icelandic hagi, meaning "an enclosed field", and is from the same root as the English word "hedge", a structure which surrounds and encloses an area of land, from the Norman-French haie, "a hedge".

What does I'm gonna hit the hay mean? ›

to go to one's bed in order to sleep It's been a great evening, but I'm ready to hit the hay.

What is the old saying about hay is for horses? ›

Hay is for horses, better for cows, pigs don't eat it 'cause they don't know how.

What does May hay while the sun shines? ›

(idiomatic) To act while an opportunity exists; to take action while a situation is favorable.

What are some short phrases about the sun? ›

Get inspired by the most beautiful and heart-touching quotes about the Sun and those golden rays of light:
  • Sunshine is my quest. ...
  • The Sun is not God, though His noblest image. ...
  • The Sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers, but for the wide world's joy. ...
  • Thou art the Sun of other days. ...
  • In the Sun, I feel as one.

What are three lines about the sun? ›

Sun is the source of solar power. Sun is a star. Sun is placed in the centre of the solar system. Sun is a huge, spinning and glowing sphere of hot gases.

What is the main message of the poem? ›

The theme of a poem is the message an author wants to communicate through the piece. The theme differs from the main idea because the main idea describes what the text is mostly about. Supporting details in a text can help lead a reader to the main idea.

Why is the message of the poem? ›

Message is the thing that encourages poets to create poetry. The message can be found after knowing the meaning of poetry. Message or advice is captured by readers as the impression after reading the poem.

What does the poem reflect? ›

Poetry is a special way of describing situations, things, ideas, feelings. Poets present their ideas in short phrases. A poem can be compared to a photograph as it reflects real life, real situations and fillings, In a poem a poet captures the exact moment and represents it the way he/she has seen it.

Could humans survive without the sun? ›

With no sunlight, photosynthesis would stop, but that would only kill some of the plants—there are some larger trees that can survive for decades without it. Within a few days, however, the temperatures would begin to drop, and any humans left on the planet's surface would die soon after.

What kind of sentence is the sun sets in the west? ›

The correct answer is She said that the sun sets in the west. The given sentence She said, "The sun sets in the west" is in Simple Present Indefinite Tense and in Direct speech.

How long can humans survive without the sun? ›

Submariners have gone without sunlight for periods exceeding 6-months, using vitamin D supplements. It is unlikely, though, that an adult could die directly and exclusively from prolonged darkness.

What figure of speech do you find in the poem introduction to poetry? ›

'Introduction to Poetry' by Billy Collins is full of metaphors. The poet uses this figure to make way for his exceptional ideas into the body of his work. Likewise, there is a metaphor for the color slide in the first stanza. The concept is introduced here with the help of a simile.

What are the 12 figure of speech in poem? ›

What is the 12 figure of speech? Some common figures of speech are alliteration, anaphora, antimetabole, antithesis, apostrophe, assonance, hyperbole, irony, metonymy, onomatopoeia, paradox, personification, pun, simile, synecdoche, and understatement.

What is a figure of speech for Grade 7? ›

What Is a Figure of Speech? A figure of speech is an expression in which words are not used in their literal sense. Explore different types of figures of speech such as metaphor, simile, personification, hyperbole, euphemism, and oxymoron.

What is the figure of speech used in this line? ›

The figure of speech used in these lines is 'Simile or metaphor'.

What part of speech is hay? ›

Hay can be a noun or a verb.

What part of speech is hay fever? ›

HAY FEVER (noun) definition and synonyms | Macmillan Dictionary.

What is the full quote of the sun shines on the righteous? ›

The full quote from the New International Version is: “He causes his sun to rise on the evil and the good, and sends rain on the righteous and the unrighteous.” Effectively, it means, everyone is the same, both the good and the bad and we should love our enemies.

What is the quote the sun shines on the righteous? ›

In calling us to this then, He calls us to His likeness, for He saith, He maketh His sun to rise on the righteous and the unrighteous. By the sun we may understand not this visible, but that of which it is said, To you that fear the name of the Lord, the Sun of righteousness shall arise; (Mal. 4:2.)

Who owns the famous saying in every person the sun just let it shine? ›

As Socrates said: “In every person there is a sun, just let them shine”. All people have talents – natural ability to do something well.

What does hay mean in Old English? ›

"grass mown," Old English heg (Anglian), hieg, hig (West Saxon) "grass cut or mown for fodder," from Proto-Germanic *haujam (source also of Old Norse hey, Old Frisian ha, Middle Dutch hoy, German Heu, Gothic hawi "hay"), literally "that which is cut," or "that which can be mowed" (from PIE *kau- "to hew, strike;" ...

What does proverb mean in the Bible? ›

The primary meaning of the Hebrew word “proverb” is “mashal,” which means “comparison.” But the word “proverb” has come to mean a book of thought provoking pronouncements, principles and teachings. Many biblical scholars give Solomon, the son of King David, credit for writing the book.

What does everything will come to an end mean? ›

All good things must come to an end is a proverb that means nothing lasts forever, all things and situations are temporary, or happiness is fleeting. It may be used to express regret when something that brings you happiness ends.

What is meant by the proverb I will cross that bridge when I come to it? ›

idiom. : to not worry about a possible problem until it actually happens. I don't know how we'll pay the bills if you quit your job, but we'll cross that bridge when we come to it.

Who wrote the proverb make hay while the sun shines? ›

This expression, which alludes to the drying of grass for animal feed, is first recorded in English in Alexander Barclay's Ship of Fools.

Why is it called the hay? ›

People often call allergic rhinitis hay fever because pollen and other airborne plant matter, usually most common during the haying season, cause it.

How do you formally say have a good day? ›

“Wishing you a wonderful day.” “I hope you have an amazing day.” “Have an awesome day.” “I hope you have an incredible day.”

Where does the sun get the energy to shine? ›

Solar energy is created by nuclear fusion that takes place in the sun. Fusion occurs when protons of hydrogen atoms violently collide in the sun's core and fuse to create a helium atom. This process, known as a PP (proton-proton) chain reaction, emits an enormous amount of energy.

What is the poem hay for the Horses about? ›

It is about bringing hay for the horses. This piece describes how the hay is brought, stored, and given to the horses. What is the theme of 'Hay for the Horses'? This poem taps on some important themes such as activity, working together, and life.

Where in the Bible does it say there is a way that? ›

Proverbs 14:12-16 KJV

There is a way which seemeth right unto a man, But the end thereof are the ways of death.

Who wrote the first proverb? ›

Who wrote this book? Some of the book of Proverbs is attributed to “Solomon the son of David, the king of Israel” (see Proverbs 1:1; 10:1; 25:1; see also 1 Kings 4:32; Guide to the Scriptures, “Proverb—the book of Proverbs”; scriptures.lds.org).

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