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Taking — US. [ˈteɪkɪŋ], UK. [ˈteɪkɪŋ]

Main meanings:

  1. The act of acquiring or receiving something.
  2. The process of accepting or embracing a particular viewpoint or approach.
  3. The act of removing or carrying something away.
  4. A medication or remedy that is ingested or applied.


10 simple sentences:

  • Taking a break is important.
  • They are taking a long walk.
  • I enjoy taking photos.
  • Taking risks can be rewarding.
  • Are you taking the bus?
  • She is taking a hot bath.
  • He loves taking challenges.
  • Taking notes helps me study.
  • They’re taking a dance class.
  • Taking advice is wise.


The sentences from movies:

Don’t go taking that stuff! – The Searchers (1956)

She’s taking me away. – Beau is Afraid (2023)

Just, um, you know, taking the tour. – American Pie (1999)

Taking their lives will gain you nothing. – Thor (2011)

Mac’s really taking it up, huh? – The Thing (1982)

Is that whose name you’re taking in vain? – Steel Magnolias (1989)

Who are you taking with you to Korea? – Black Panther (2018)

Well, at least you’re taking it lying down. – Singin’ in the Rain (1952)

Taking a reverse constitutional? – A Beautiful Mind (2001)

They’re taking me out. – Free Guy (2021)

I thought about, maybe taking some time off. – Interstate 60 (2002)

Mr. Pitts, taking his time. – Dead Poets Society (1989)

It’s taking longer than I thought. – Schindler’s List (1993)

Yeah, I stopped taking my medication. – Joker (2019)

Where are you taking me? – Moonstruck (1987)

I’m taking the car. – War of the Worlds (2005)

You’re taking their side? – Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)

What medication are you taking to stop drinking? – Mirrors (2008)

Would you mind taking that outside? – Your Place or Mine (2023)

Taking it deep, aren’t you? – 50 First Dates (2004)

I’m taking the train home. – Catch Me If You Can (2002)

You’re not taking care of anything. – Thanksgiving (2023)

I’m taking you out of here. – The Lost Boys (1987)

Unless he’s not taking a direct route. – The Martian (2015)

It’s a chance I shouldn’t be taking.Sin City (2005)

I’m taking her to rest. – Titanic (1997)

Started taking pills. – Palmer (2021)

I’m taking fire. – Extraction (2020)

He’s taking over the whole house! – The Boss Baby (2017)

I was just taking my pills, Sam. – Donnie Darko (2001)

We’re taking no chances. – Sleeping Beauty (1959)

Wait, you’re taking the tunnel? – Men In Black (1997)

Where are they taking us? – Life Is Beautiful (1997)

You’ve been taking stuff on the quiet? – Alfie (1966)

Taking him for a walk? – A Man Called-Otto (2022)

No, I was just taking a bath. – The Fault in Our Stars (2014)

We’re just taking a brief break. – Past Lives (2023)

You’re really taking your job seriously. – Night at the Museum (2006)

I’m taking Neo to see her. – The Matrix (1999)

I was just taking a walk before dinner. – Signs (2002)

He’s taking notes with his eyes. – Almost Famous (2000)

Doesn’t this beat taking strays off the street? – Beethoven (1992)

Babe, are you taking a nap? – Murder Mystery 2 (2023)

The little fella is just taking his time. – Mr. Poppers Penguins (2011)

Taking out the trash. – A Star is Born (2018)

Is he not taking the simulation seriously? – Star Trek (2009)

It’s taking me. – Black Swan (2010)

I’m taking Tala into town. – Palm Springs (2020)

He’s taking the day off? – Pretty Woman (1990)

You’re seriously taking pictures right now? – See You On Venus (2023)

They’re taking him to Greenpoint. – Serpico (1973)