English words and Examples of Usage

Example Sentences for "sigh"

Paula sighed with contentment as she held her new babyWhen she heard she had failed the test, she sighed, and walked sadly out the door.

Paula sighed with contentment as she held her new baby.

The wind sighed in the trees.

When I asked Wynona why she had broken up with Daniel, she just sighed, and looked away.

I'm sorry I'm late, she sighed, everything seems to be going wrong today.

The little girl looked at her posters of her favorite movie star, and sighed.

The old woman sighed wearily as she sat down on the bus.

She gave a long sigh of pleasure as he stroked her back.

The young boy sighed as he sat down to write the exam.

The students all gave a sigh of relief when the exam was over.

The old man gave one last sigh and then was gone.

Minna Thomas Antrim once observed that the drama of life begins with a wail, and ends with a sigh.

There is a Russian proverb which states that when we sing, everybody hears us, but when we sigh, nobody listens.

The couple sighed with contentment after they had finished making love.

David Suzuki notes that from our first cry announcing our arrival on earth to our very last sigh at the moment of death, our need for air is absolute.


Academic English Words List and Example Sentences
Example sentences with the sigh, a sentence example for sigh, and how to make sigh in sample sentence, how do I use the word sigh in a sentence? How do you spell sigh in a sentence? spelling of sigh

Search Example Sentences for any English Word here ....

Share on Facebook

manila selfie museum reading

The Manila selfie museum encouraging visitors to take pictures with art

Have you ever liked a piece of art so much you feel like you’re part of it? Well, a museum in the Philippines is helping people do just that. Art in Island, a museum in Manila, created by a group of Korean artists, features over a hundred unique three dimensional paintings that encourage people to pose in front of them. Each artwork is created in such a way that when...

Read More

hitler coins

Nazi hideout in Argentina

Was this a hideout for German Nazi officers? Deep in Argentina’s northern jungle, archaeologists have discovered the ruins of what may have originally been a Nazi hiding place. “It’s a defendable site, a protected site, an inaccessible site, where you can live peacefully in hiding. We believe we’ve found a refuge for the Nazi hierarchy.”Researchers from the University of Buenos Aires...

Read More

lion cubs feeding at home

Family lives with lions

When most people tell you they have a couple of cats at home, these probably aren't the type of cat you’d expect, but for one family in Gaza, these lion cubs are their household pets. Lioness Mona and Alex, who’s a male, were born in the battle-torn Gaza Strip to parents that were smuggled through a ...

Read More

window cleaners fall

Window cleaners have an accident

A terrifying ordeal for two window cleaners in China, as the platform they were working on began swinging violently and smashing into the building. The incident, which took place outside the 91st floor of the Shanghai World Financial Centre, lasted for 15 minutes with their cradle slamming into a wall at one point, sending glass flying into the building and down to the ground.

Read More

Two hundred years after the Battle of Waterloo -

Two hundred years after the Battle of Waterloo

The hat which French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte wore during the Battle of Waterloo is on its way back to the battlefield which saw his demise. The two-cornered, or bicorne hat, is normally kept in a museum in Sens in east of Paris. It was the one Napoleon wore on June 18th, 1815 when ...

Read More