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


Or — US. [ɔːr], UK. [ɔː]

Main meanings:

  1. A conjunction used to connect alternatives or options.
  2. Introducing an alternative possibility or choice.
  3. Used to indicate equivalence or similarity.
  4. In some cases, used as a clarifying or explanatory phrase.


10 simple sentences:

  • Do you prefer tea or coffee?
  • They will come early or late.
  • Give me cake or pie.
  • Is it hot or cold?
  • We’ll go today or tomorrow.
  • We need milk or cream.
  • You like apples or oranges.
  • Is it true or false?
  • We’ll go by car or bus.
  • Is this black or white?


The sentences from movies:

Yes or no? – L.A. Confidential (1997)

They don’t plan or hate. – I Am Legend (2007)

You hungry or thirsty, or both? – Blue Velvet (1986)

Is she asleep or awake? – A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984)

Did anybody see Jason or not? – Cloverfield (2008)

One or two kilometers. – The Beach (2000)

Are we having a party or something? – The Neon Demon (2016)

Win ten boxes of Kleenex or a billy goat. – Dirty Dancing (1987)

Form or function. – Air (2023)

Hey, man, you’re crazy or what? – Extraction (2020)

Like it or not, I’m still the founder. – The Space Between Us (2017)

Do you wear eyeglasses or contact lenses? – A Clockwork Orange (1971)

I am not on one side or the other. – Dont Look Up (2021)

You got a video or a screen grab? – Free Guy (2021)

You want to leave itopen or closed? – Uncharted (2022)

No one knows who he is or what he looks like. – Lucky Number Slevin (2006)

A coma could last hours or days. – Abyss (1989)

You’ll end up in jail or the morgue. – Gone in 60 Seconds (2000)

Is it Chelsea or Kelsey? – Rush Hour (1998)

Or were they bat-sized? – Hotel Transylvania (2012)

So we doing this, or what? – Jumper (2008)

In case of internal injury or shock syndrome. – King Kong (1976)

So is there, like, an office or somewhere private? – No Hard Feelings (2023)

And he could learn a thing or two. – Reptile (2023)

Or a portal. – Smurfs (2011)

Same thought crossed my mind once or twice. – Crocodile Dundee (1986)

Can it be done or not? – Top Gun Maverick (2022)

Steak or fish. – Airplane! (1980)

You see, you’re either Omega Beta or you’re a freak. – Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010)

But not too far or you’ll be drowned. – Frozen II (2019)

Believe it or not, I can handle it. – War of the Worlds (2005)

Sir, you want your car back or not? – Cellular (2004)

Don’t I wave or take a bow or something? – The Gods Must Be Crazy (1984)

Answer me or I’ll blow your head off. – The Revenant (2015)

Now I can’t think what to do or where to go. – The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)

Doesn’t matter if it’s her first or last. – Go (1999)

Hey, you’re there in 30 minutes or I find you, Jerry… – Fargo (1996)

Look, maybe he was a scout or something, Sarge. – Platoon (1986)

I don’t know whether to laugh or cry. – Millers Crossing (1990)