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


Build — US. [bɪld], UK. [bɪld]

Main meanings:

  1. To construct or create something by assembling or putting together various parts or materials.
  2. To develop or establish something gradually over time, often in a systematic or organized manner.
  3. To improve or enhance a particular skill, quality, or aspect.
  4. To form or strengthen a relationship or connection with others.


10 simple sentences:

  • They plan to build a new house.
  • We need to build a strong foundation.
  • Can you build a sandcastle at the beach?
  • The company will build a new factory.
  • She wants to build a career in medicine.
  • I want to build a strong physique.
  • How long does it take to build a bridge?
  • Let’s build a better future together.
  • They aim to build a successful startup.
  • The engineers will build a skyscraper.


The sentences from movies:

Do you want to build a snowman? – Frozen (2013)

They wanted me to build them a bomb. – Back to the Future (1985)

Because he helped me build it. – X-Men (2000)

I didn’t know men could build such things. – Gladiator (2000)

We build it every night. – Apocalypse Now (1979)

We need them because you build us up to fight them. – Dont Look Up (2021)

I have the power to build a time machine. – Donnie Darko (2001)

Why not build yourself up? – Schindler’s List (1993)

You going to build a cabin, boss? – Million Dollar Baby (2005)

You have build a new life for us in the blue mountains. – The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)

He wants you to build the missile. – Iron Man (2008)

Watched her build a web all summer? – Blade Runner (1982)

I am trying to build a life for us. – Tetris (2023)

Build a house. – Fight Club (1999)

Yeah, you can build a bank with these. – Heat (1995)

Are you going to build the crib out of sticks and spit? – Juno (2007)

Or enough of it to build one of his own. – X2 (2003)

Always wanted to build models. – The King’s Speech (2010)

We need to build an exact replica of the Bellagio vault. – Ocean’s Eleven (2001)

You wanna build up his bona fides, right? – Once Upon a Time in Hollywood (2019)

Plus, we have to build it… – Cast Away (2000)

I build the future, Nestor. – Troy (2004)

Not many people could build that. – Source Code (2011)

Other kings said l was daft to build a castle on the swamp. – Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)

You can build our way out of it, eh, ray? – Pacific Rim (2013)

Perhaps we should build a fire. – Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)

So let’s build a wonderful school in Little Boston. – There Will Be Blood (2008)

We dream and we build. – American Hustle (2013)

The right size, the right build, the right hair, the right on. – The Fifth Element (1997)

Why’d they build the wall? – King Kong (2005)

He decided to build a proper chocolate factory. – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)

Build it just like the bathroom at my house. – The Help (2011)

Shit, they build jails ’cause of me! – Training Day (2001)

We build our own shelter. – The Maze Runner (2014)

And that way, you can build me up… – Dumb & Dumber (1994)

So we build the case. – The Town (2010)

Did it build or write anything? – E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

A time to break down and a time to build up. – Wedding Crashers (2005)

He who builds on the people, builds on mud. – The Godfather: Part III (1990)

I’m going to build a machine to recreate the storm. – Fantastic Four (2005)

I build, I make. – Neon Demon (2016)

Will you build it? – The Prestige (2006)