Example sentences for: ing

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

  • ripped from his body and hang[ing] from chains."

  • [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).

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

  • I recall my old headmaster was -ing and is -ing at the top of his lungs as he read the Lesson every morning to 1,200 uncomprehending Manchester schoolboys.

  • “ `Me and another student got up and started teach— ing class ourselves,' [Sandra] Baker said of a business English class in which she said the instructor missed three weeks of classes.”


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