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


Thing — US. [θɪŋ], UK. [θɪŋ]

Main meanings:

  1. An object, item, or entity.
  2. An action, activity, or event.
  3. A matter or issue under consideration.
  4. Used informally to refer to a situation, concept, or unspecified object.


10 simple sentences:

  • This is a new thing.
  • Learning is a good thing.
  • It’s a small thing.
  • She forgot one thing today.
  • Is this thing yours?
  • The important thing is to try.
  • The red thing is mine.
  • The shiny thing caught her eye.
  • That’s not a good thing.
  • Every little thing matters.


The sentences from movies:

Always do the right thing.Do the Right Thing (1989)

It’s the best thing I’ve ever done. – Dunkirk (2017)

I think it’s a cultural thing.The Hangover Part II (2011)

And one more thing.Alice In Wonderland (2010)

Hey, you give me the thing?The Creator (2023)

Legend tells us one thing, history, another. – Thor (2011)

Let’s don’t get personal about this thing!Tremors (1990)

Well, that’s the thing.Simpsons Movie (2007)

I pushed this thing hard, okay? – Little Miss Sunshine (2006)

Maybe not even a thing you wanna forget. – Old Yeller (1957)

The last thing we need is bad luck. – Dumb And Dumber (1994)

That’s the thing, man. – Jesus Revolution (2023)

You didn’t shoot the poor thing, did you? – Logan (2017)

Mac, no nobody could ever lift that thing.One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975)

Did you pick up a voltage adapter thing?Home Alone (1990)

You’ll win this thing for sure. – Pleasantville (1998)

It’s an odd thing!The Lion in Winter (1968)

And painting is a thing of the past. – The Croods (2013)

In prison, dinner was always a big thing.Goodfellas (1990)

There’s no such thing as not for sale. – Waterworld (1995)

And, uh the other thing is this. – The Burial (2023)

Oh, is this like an RSVP thing?Legally Blonde (2001)

The next thing that happens. – Misfits (1961)

In other words, first thing is first. – Django Unchained (2012)

Doing his own thing.Men in Black 3 (2012)

So this thing?Quarantine (2008)

But it might not be the worst thing.Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret (2023)

Damn thing came out of nowhere. – The Great Gatsby (2013)

How much more can that thing take? – Rogue One (2016)

Do the thing with the knife. – Aliens (1986)

Frank, we got a thing.Kick Ass (2010)

Not a thing, Jackie. – Dr. Strangelove (1964)

Can you do the thing?The Family Plan (2023)

Not a guy, girl thing.Moana (2016)

Can’t afford the goddamn thing, anyway. – Fatal Attraction (1987)

There’s one other thing.The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)

He was asking the same exact thing.Basic Instinct (1992)

What was that thing you did with her? – War of the Worlds (2005)

It’s a good thing.Man on Fire (2004)

This thing was filled with gas. – The Mummy Returns (2001)

Give me this thing.Ready Player One (2018)

It was just a spur-of-the-moment thing.Cloverfield (2008)

Chad, does this thing go any faster? – Charlie’s Angels (2000)

The thing is that it’s gotta be tonight. – Glengarry Glen Ross (1992)

You know, this is kind of my thing.Jumper (2008)

I said I can’t see a thing, Captain. – Apocalypse Now (1979)

The most amazing thing has happened to me. – Liar Liar (1997)

What about the pineapple-picking thing?50 First Dates (2004)

The same thing that Lynwood Robinson saw. – Air (2023)

Let us at least conclude one thing.Golda (2023)

I can’t hear one thing you’re saying. – Uncharted (2022)

Do you know the terrible thing, Fred, darling? – Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961)

I’m not getting in that thing.Aquaman (2018)