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

 

What — US. [wʌt], UK. [wɒt]

Main meanings:

  1. Used to inquire about something or ask for information.
  2. The thing or things that; whatever.
  3. Expressing surprise, disbelief, or confusion.
  4. Used to introduce a clause indicating that which.

 

10 simple sentences:

  • What is that noise?
  • Tell me what you want.
  • I know what you mean.
  • What a beautiful sunset!
  • Show me what you’ve got.
  • I’ll do what I can.
  • What a great idea!
  • Let’s see what happens.
  • What did you hear?
  • I forgot what I was saying.

 

The sentences from movies:

What do you say to that? – The Passion of the Christ (2004)

What happened? – The Croods (2013)

What are you doing? – The Sandlot (1993)

What do you want? – A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night (2014)

Stole what? – The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (2005)

What is that? – Judge Dredd (1995)

That’s what it’s all about. – Goodfellas (1990)

What do you say? – True Lies (1994)

Come sample what I baked for y’all. – 12 Years a Slave (2013)

Like what? – Jesus Revolution (2023)

I don’t know what you’re talking about. – Men in Black 3 (2012)

What do you mean, you can’t? – The French Connection (1971)

What if he gets lost? – Dog Gone (2023)

That’s what Bob said. – The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)

That’s what I’m trying to tell you. – 65 (2023)

What did he give you? – Gray Man (2022)

No, I don’t know what you’re going through. – Rain Man (1988)

What was that? – Malcolm & Marie (2021)

What did you come here for? – Ford v Ferrari (2019)

What the hell are we doing here, Harry? – Dumb And Dumber (1994)

Such as what? – Double Indemnity (1944)

What brings you down to Florida? – Some Like It Hot (1959)

What is it, Inspector? – Bloodsport (1988)

Tell me what you see. – Life of Pi (2012)

What were you doing? – Casino (1995)

What for? – Them! (1954)

I only saw what I was afraid of. – Remember the Titans (2000)

What does it look like? – The Revenant (2015)

What are you doing to that poor woman? – Coco (2017)

I know what is going on. – From Dusk Till Dawn (1996)

What was it? – Beowulf (2007)

What I’m talking about! – Boyhood (2014)

What have you got? – Ice Age (2002)

You know what I did? – The Seven Year Itch (1955)

That’s what we do. – Jurassic World Dominion (2022)

What are you talking about? – The Father (2020)

Probably what gets me by. – Limbo (2023)

What do you think, Troy? – Brads Status (2017)

You know what? – Joy Ride (2023)

What was it, then? – 1917 (2019)

What are we doing? – Girl, Interrupted (1999)

What kind of problems? – Beethoven (1992)

What does that smell like? – Go (1999)

I don’t know what to believe. – The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)

What are you waiting for? – The Departed (2006)