Example sentences for: ing

How can you use “ing” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Now, having conquered the demons of booze, food, and drugs, he's the first rock star to be in danger of OD'ing on gentility.

  • [In the early 1960s I designed a hyphenation program (for automatic typesetting) based on a logic of prefix-root-suffix combined with a table look-up (for anomalies: for instance, before analysis of a word ending in -ing , the word would be checked against a list including thing, bring, string , and other words that could not be hyphenated).

  • Stein also informs us that when Alan Greenspan trumpets immigrant labor as an inflation weapon, "what he's [really] saying is, 'We're redistributing income to the employers and the immigrants themselves--take[ing] it out of the pocket of middle-class taxpayers--to pay for the benefit of the army of marching poor that we're importing into the country.' "

  • The Manchu invaders called their new dynasty the Qing (Ch’ing).

  • Coolio's 1995 hit, "," may celebrate "see[ing] myself in the pistol smoke," but musically, it's relaxed and sauntering.


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