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Sentence Examples With the Word ‘Being’. Over 50 Sentences


Being — US. [ˈbiːɪŋ], UK. [ˈbiːɪŋ]

Main meanings:

  1. The state or fact of existing, living, or having life.
  2. A living creature or organism.
  3. The essence or nature of a person or thing.
  4. Present participle form of the verb “be,” indicating ongoing action or existence.


10 simple sentences:

  • She enjoys being outdoors in nature.
  • I wonder how you’re doing being so far from home.
  • Being a parent requires a lot of responsibility.
  • He’s known for being a talented musician.
  • I appreciate your honesty about being late.
  • They discussed the benefits of being organized.
  • How are you feeling about being on the team?
  • They discussed the importance of being active.
  • Are you comfortable with being in the spotlight?
  • She’s currently being trained for a new job.


The sentences from movies:

Are you being funny? – I, Robot (2004)

Because we’re being hunted. – Jurassic Park (1993)

I’m no being quiet. – The Hangover (2009)

Just being weird. – The Butterfly Effect (2004)

I was being drawn to you. – The Notebook (2004)

Are they being nice to you? – Twilight (2008)

He’s being something more. – The Dark Knight (2008)

Being the One is just like being in love. – The Matrix (1999)

Launchpad is being constructed. – Toy Story (1995)

When are you being relieved? – Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Nothing I’d lament being rid of. – Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)

It’s not about being ready. – Intouchables (2011)

Being alone with a baby. – Zombieland (2009)

He’s just being a guy. – Juno (2007)

Environmental awareness, being tolerant. – 21 Jump Street (2012)

Being in Cryo for 5 years, 9 months and 22 days. – Avatar (2009)

He’s paranoid about being recorded. – The Usual Suspects (1995)

I’m guilty of being a dwarf. – Game of Thrones (2011)

He doesn’t approve of being late. – The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

And I pride myself on being a professional. – Horrible Bosses (2011)

The Terminator was just being systematic. – The Terminator (1984)

He’s a human being. – Iron Man 2 (2010)

You’re being ridiculous. – X-Men: First Class (2011)

You call that being hip? – Taxi Driver (1976)

Position of being humiliated. – Catch Me If You Can (2003)

Why are you being paranoid? – Joy Ride (2023)

But is being retired any more interesting? – Taken (2009)

Did you like being nobody?! – The Social Network (2010)

You cannot own a human being. – Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)

And still trying to raise his son into being a good man. – The Walking Dead (2010)

She was just being protective. – Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)

Environmental awareness, being tolerant. – 21 Jump Street (2012)

Your husband is being arrested by Precrime. – Minority Report (2002)

It’s as if they resent being imprisoned! – Thor: The Dark World (2013)

But the codes are constantly being changed. – Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)

I like being bad. – Spider-Man 3 (2007)

You have no business being here! – There Will Be Blood (2008)

Being out in the field. – Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol (2011)

Now, that being said, it’s your decision. – Crash (2005)

He’s just being dramatic. – Jurassic World (2015)

Hurricane, flood, whatever it ends up being. – Prisoners (2013)

And I pride myself on being a professional. – Horrible Bosses (2011)

What’s it like being stabbed? – Hot Fuzz (2007)

Being in a relationship. – Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011)