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can anyone explain what is rule about means with some example thanks
 

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Do you mean how is the verb "to mean" used or how is the noun "means" used?
 

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the verb:

To mean = 1: to express or represent something such as an idea, thought, or fact; 2: to intend; 3: to have an important emotional effect on someone

1 >> What does this sentence mean?

2 >> I mean to go to London tomorrow.

3 >> That ring means a lot to her because her husband gave it to her when they became engaged.

It can be used to emphasise what you are saying. For instance, to a small child that is being noisy:

"Stop that this instant or you will go to bed. I mean what I say!"

Noun:

Means = 1: a method or way of doing something; 2: money, for example from an income, that allows you to buy things

1 >> By what means did you find your way here today?
2 >> He has the means to buy all the houses in this street if he wanted.

Adjective:

Mean = unkind, ungenerous.

Don't be so mean! You are always teasing me.
He is so mean that he never pays for a thing

[mathematical use] a mean number is an average number
 

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thanks anglika
i have one more question
can you explain what does rule about means in this sentence
The Park has rules about the bears
 

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Please, correct me If I do it wrong!

for example:

The zoo/park has some rules about the animals, the rules are about:
- Don't feed up the animals;
- Stay 10 feets away from the jails;
- Don't take pictures of the animals;
 

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Please, correct me If I do it wrong!

for example:

The zoo/park has some rules about the animals, the rules are about:omit - not needed
- Don't feed the animals;
- Stay 10 feet away from the cages;
- Don't take pictures of the animals;
.
 

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thanks anglika
i have one more question
can you explain what does "rule about" mean in this sentence

The Park has rules about the bears

Sorry - my mistake. I did not understand your original question. It helps if you make clear what phrase it is that you want to know about - use bolding, or underlining, or "" to make it clear:cool:

Marcio seems to have answered the question.
 
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