The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.
WHAT DOES ACTUALLY MEAN IN ENGLISH?
Actually is the second album by English pop duo Pet Shop Boys, released through Parlophone and EMI Manhattan Records in 1987. This album is also the group's third best selling album with over 4 million copies sold.
The translations of actually from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «actually» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ACTUALLY» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «actually» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «actually» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about actually
10 QUOTES WITH «ACTUALLY»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word actually.
I actually read 'Wonder Woman,' and here's the thing about her: she's more of a physical presence than anything else. You don't get to really know her on the inside.
Christa B. Allen
Sometimes work is a bit slow, and I always wanted to be a princess at Disneyland. There were 1,500 of us who auditioned, and 11 of us were hired. I went through all of the training, but never ended up actually getting to play Belle because 'Revenge' started. It was the time of my life, though!
There's only one reason to be crucified under the Roman Empire, and that is for treason or sedition. Crucifixion, we have to understand, was not actually a form of capital punishment for Rome. In fact, it was often the case that the criminal would be killed first and then crucified.
When I became governor, spending actually increased 28 percent my first term. Revenue increased 42 percent my first term without raising anybody's taxes. We did it because we had more taxpayers with more taxable income. That's how you get the revenue up. We did that without raising anybody's taxes.
I'm still getting used to changing earrings - It still feels really weird to be pushing bits of metal through holes in my earlobes that weren't there a few weeks back, and actually seeing and feeling the holes in my lobes is still a bit freaky.
I don't consider roles like in 'Die Hard' what I do. This is like a hobby. It's fun. I had a good time. And I love being in a movie that people actually go see. But it's about things getting blown up. It's not about great character development.
It's extremely difficult to say what one actually means by 'sculpture' other than, in a provisional sense, it's something that goes on the floor or a pedestal, and loosely applies to a certain history of the use of that term.
I've actually got turned down for a lot of roles because I'm not bubbly enough. People have told me to be more 'up', but I can't, really. I find it hard to be smiley and giggly all the time.
Teaching does allow me to keep one foot in the youthful waters I tend to occupy in my novels, so I'm thankful for that. My students also remind me on a daily basis that the stories I collected during my district attorney days are actually interesting to people who haven't had that experience.
I'm a very strong person, and I think that's why, actually, I find it really infuriating when I read, 'She had a nervous breakdown' or 'She's not very mentally stable, just a weak, frail little creature.'
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ACTUALLY»
Discover the use of actually in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to actually and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
. . Find out for yourself why All Things Urban Fantasy calls the Dragon Kin series, 'As bawdy, crass, and hilarious as anything I could have hoped for!' and read the prequel novella, 'A Tale of Two Dragons,' to see where the insanity began!
G. A. Aiken, 2013
From Notting Hill with Love . . . Actually
She was just a girl, standing in front of a boy . . . wishing he looked more like Hugh Grant.
Ali McNamara, 2010
Actually, It Is Your Parents' Fault: ...that Your Romantic ...
Challenges popular self-help trends from recent years to reveal how early childhood experiences can strongly influence relationships, from shaping how a person communicates to determining how one reacts to common problems.
Philip Van Munching, Bernie Katz, 2008
Tree Houses You Can Actually Build: A Weekend Project Book
In addition to line drawings, the book contains a section of full-color photographs highlighting a variety of tree house projects, plus helpful building tips based on interviews with their owners.
Interweaves ten different love stories, including that of the unmarried British prime minister who falls for the woman who brings his tea and that of a widower struggling to raise his stepson.
Richard Curtis, Emma Freud, 2003
This is a humorous, frank account of what its really like to leave all that is familiar and loved to start a new life Down Under.
Lois Nicholls, 2008
Actually Useful Internet Security Techniques
Provides case studies about international hackers; covers basic security precautions including Data Integrity, Encryption, and Authentication; and discusses such in-depth tools as Application Gateways and Security APIs.
Larry J. Hughes, 1995
Designing Matrix Organizations that Actually Work: How IBM, ...
Organization structures do not fail, says Jay Galbraith, but management fails at implementing them correctly. This is why, he explains, the idea that the matrix does not work still exists today, even among people who should know better.
Jay R. Galbraith, 2008
The 7 Myths About Love--Actually!: The Journey from Your ...
If you think you have this book will make you think again. So what is LOVE exactly and why are we so confused? Mike George takes you on a journey to the very heart of your life where love lives and has always lived.
Mike George, 2010
A Piano Chord Book You Can Actually Use!
This book offers a fresh look at how to learn chords on the piano. Made with the beginning piano player in mind, this book is perfect for the person desiring to learn and play their favorite song on the piano.
Aaron Whitehead, 2008
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ACTUALLY»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term actually is used in the context of the following news items.
True Detective May Actually Tell Us Who Is the Truest Detective Of All
If that was actually what he and his friend were alluding to, he's pretty angry about it. Honestly can someone on this show give him a hug? «E! Online, Jul 15»
Reddit CEO: Vast Majority of Users Don't Actually Care About Drama
The last few days have seen Reddit, the internet's Fort Knox of cat GIFs, tearing itself apart over the dismissal of Reddit's unofficial liason ... «Gizmodo, Jul 15»
China unveils Internet Plus plan for FIRST time (actually third time)
Back in March, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang announced the “Internet Plus” plan, an effort to stimulate China's growth. In late June he did it ... «The Register, Jul 15»
This Video Perfectly Shows How the $10 Must Change to Actually …
The video depicts how the $10 bill would have to be redesigned to actually reflect the reality of American women. They make the point that ... «Mic, Jul 15»
'Shark sighting' was actually just a sunfish, Sea Bright cops say
SEA BRIGHT — Cops and beach patrols were warning people to stay away from the beach after a possible shark sighting in Sea Bright on ... «NJ.com, Jul 15»
Investors: Make sure your portfolio reflects risk you can actually handle
A great storm recently blew through Toronto and took one of our trees with it. The young Kentucky coffee tree proved to be no match for the ... «The Globe and Mail, Jul 15»
Marikana is actually about 'stolen' land
At the heart of the Marikana massacre is the historical question of land and economic dispossession, which government presides over, writes ... «Independent Online, Jul 15»
'Foodies' are actually healthier
Adventurous eaters, known as “foodies”, are often associated with indulgence and excess. However, a new Cornell Food and Brand Lab study ... «The Asian Age, Jul 15»
Sometimes being bad can actually be good for us
Sometimes being bad can actually be good for us. A little bit of what you fancy does you good – isn't that what they say? Katie Wright speaks to ... «the Irish News, Jul 15»
Turns Out, Music Festivals Are Actually Good For Your Health
Between walking from stage to stage, just wandering around, and dancing, we actually burn off more than 9,000 calories and walk over 24km ... «Tone Deaf, Jul 15»
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