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Over 50 Simple Sentences With the Word ‘Run’


Run — US. [rʌn], UK. [rʌn]

Main meanings:

  1. To move swiftly on foot; to sprint or jog.
  2. To operate, function, or perform, as in “to run a machine.”
  3. To manage or control the operations or affairs of something, such as a business or organization.


10 simple sentences:

  • He can run very fast.
  • Let’s go for a run.
  • We run a small café downtown.
  • I forgot to run the dishwasher.
  • They run a successful business.
  • The car can run on electricity.
  • He wants to run for mayor.
  • Does he always run this late?
  • She can’t run long distances.
  • The children love to run around.


The sentences from movies:

I can run faster than this! – Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

Carl, run!King Kong (2005)

Thankfully, German trains run on time. – Retribution (2023)

Run for it Marty! – Back to the Future I (1985)

Go on, run.Edward Scissorhands (1990)

Now run on home. – Fight Club (1999)

Why, Eric, run away with you? – The Little Mermaid (1989)

You better run.Arrival (2016)

I’ll never run.Tangled (2010)

Better run along. – Fatal Attraction (1987)

You’ve actually already run human trials. – The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)

I don’t wanna run for Congress. – Bad Teacher (2011)

We’d better run along. – His Girl Friday (1940)

I should have run him for mayor. – Gangs of New York (2002)

Then I’ll run away. – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)

You run on it. – Interstate 60 (2002)

Look at them run.Duck Soup (1933)

Now where’s he run off to? – The Adventures of Tintin (2011)

Not in the long run.The Searchers (1956)

Don’t run away. – The Karate Kid (1984)

Come on, let’s run some red lights! – Ghostbusters (1984)

Bo, don’t run.Signs (2002)

Hit, run, hide, the Highland way. – Braveheart (1995)

I’ll run you. – You Don’t Mess with the Zohan (2008)

Run away and never return. – The Lion King (2019)

Run it, buddy. – The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)

No, I didn’t run away! – John Carter (2012)

Run out, see if I care. – Raging Bull (1980)

Then we all run out. – Cinderella (1950)

So I made a run for it. – Missing (2023)

Run, Charlie! – Apocalypse Now (1979)

Train don’t run out of Wichita. – Planes Trains and Automobiles (1987)

We can’t let him run around. – Total Recall (1990)

I’ll run out there and talk to them. – Beverly Hills Cop III (1994)

You want to run with this? – Boston Strangler (2023)

I went for a run.Air (2023)

Did ever you see such a run?Moby Dick (1956)

And now she’s run away from here. – Spirited Away (2001)

I’m gonna run.The Break-Up (2006)

I run an honest company. – Tetris (2023)

Let’s see you run with it. – Double Indemnity (1944)

He had to run off to marry you. – Giant (1956)

Why did you run out on me? – Rebel Without a Cause (1955)

Go ahead and run, sweetie. – Millers Crossing (1990)

What’s he gonna run with? – Mississippi Burning (1988)

They run.Women Talking (2022)

Any of these old things run?Limbo (2023)

You don’t wanna run it by me? – Men in Black 3 (2012)

Run him over! – 28 Days Later (2002)

Run for it! – Aliens (1986)

We’re gonna run things together. – Ready Player One (2018)

Yeah, that one doesn’t run, though. – Batman Forever (1995)