English example sentences with "about"

Learn how to use about in a English sentence. Over 100 hand-picked examples.

I suppose it's different when you think about it over the long term.

Most people write about their daily life.

I think I have a theory about that.

You wanted to tell me about freedom?

If I wanted to scare you, I would tell you what I dreamt about a few weeks ago.

I wish I could care more about my grades but it seems that, at a certain point of my life, I decided they wouldn't be so important anymore.

To have doubts about oneself is the first sign of intelligence.

You'll forget about me someday.

My parents keep arguing about stupid things. It's so annoying!

When I ask people what they regret most about high school, they nearly all say the same thing: that they wasted so much time.

He doesn't want you to tell him about your sex life.

Prime numbers are like life; they are completely logical, but impossible to find the rules for, even if you spend all your time thinking about it.

She doesn't want to talk about it.

I have a great fear of being disdained by those I love and care about.

Though his stay in Europe was transient, Spenser felt he had learned much more about interactions with other people from traveling than he did at college.

The people who come on the Maury Povich show often make pretentious claims about their lovers cheating on them.

Though Alfred is scrupulous in fulfilling his duties at work, he is less conscientious about his obligations at home.

People are often quite skeptical about things unless given believable proof.

Sometimes he has difficulty being articulate about his views.

Baffled by Sherlock Holmes' cryptic remarks, Watson wondered whether Holmes was intentionally concealing his thoughts about the crime.

He was still mad about the accident despite his wife's conciliatory words.

I dreamt about you.

But you've never told me about this!

What are you talking about?

I'm crazy about you.

You have been thinking about this problem the whole morning. Take a break; go eat lunch.

There are a lot of things you don't know about my personality.

All I need to know about life, I learned from a snowman.

Don't forget about us!

Sometimes Spenser cares so much about Trang that he leads her to believe he is being overprotective.

The problem with many things is the pre-conceived ideas we have about them!

That's the thing about people who think they hate computers. What they really hate is lousy programmers.

I was about to go out when the phone rang.

In general, little is known about nonlinear second order differential equations.

Why are you telling me about hippos all of the sudden? I don't see the connection between that and your twelve red goldfishes.

We must think about friends.

This is the town I told you about.

This is the boy I think about.

Tell me about it!

How come you know so much about Japanese history?

You should have told him about it while he was here.

You are too inquisitive about other people's affairs.

You know quite a lot about Sumo.

You should go about your business.

Did you hear about the fire yesterday?

What are you about now?

Do you ever dream about flying through the sky?

You're too suspicious about everything.

It's about time you got here!

How about you?

You don't need to worry about such a thing.

You're going about it in the wrong way.

Are you sure about the cost of that car?

You have no business complaining about the matter.

Dare you ask him about it?

What on earth are you talking about?

You may as well tell me all about it.

You are always digging at me about my clothes.

Tell me about your program for the future.

Tell me about your daily life.

Without your consent, nothing can be done about it.

Let's have a serious talk about your future.

Your income is about twice as large as mine.

Your income is about twice as large as mine is.

The population of your city is about five times as large as that of my town.

When your business gets rolling we'll talk about an increase.

When talking about your last results, it is dependent on the last examination.

I have been anxious about your health.

Tell me about your plan.

Look about you.

We are worried about you.

Your idea cannot be brand new. I heard about it from another source last year.

Your idea is definitely worth thinking about.

Your telegram arrived just as I was about to telephone you.

I expect you know all about it.

I often think about the place where I met you.

I hadn't recognized the importance of this document until you told me about it.

I would like you to think about what you would have done in my place.

We were just talking about you when you called.

I was about to leave when you telephoned.

You should have nothing to complain about.

Empty cans were scattered about the place.

As for the students of today, I don't know what they are thinking about.

How about playing catch in the vacant lot near by?

He is not just interested, he's crazy about it.

Each chapter in the textbook is followed by about a dozen comprehension questions.

One of the great superstitions about education is that learning is the result of teaching.

I'm tickled pink about winning 10,000 yen at the horse races.

How about stopping over at Kyoto and sightseeing at the old capital?

I'm going to speak to you with utmost candor so I want you to take everything I'm about to say at face value.

She agreed with him about the holiday plan.

We argued with each other about the best place for a holiday.

Kumi did not talk about her club.

It's been so long since we've met, let's have a drink or two and talk about the good old days.

I'll be about again when my leg heals.

Engineers are crazy about solar energy.

Technological innovation brought about the rapid progress of the information industry.

She was very shy about her emergency problem, and asked the gynecologist to please examine her.

I'd like some information about your new computers.

I learned about your portable copier at the Tokyo-Office '97 Expo.

Your technical manager arranged a meeting for 1:00 p.m. on April 6, but how about April 7, at 10:00 a.m.?

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