English example sentences with "wish"

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

I wish I could go to Japan.

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.

What famous songs do you wish you had composed, and why?

I wish she would stop playing that stupid music.

I wish you had told me the truth.

You will wish you had never seen it.

I wish you had told me the truth then.

You may act however you wish.

You can go or stay, as you wish.

Your wish will come true in the near future.

What's your wish?

I wish I could live near your house.

I wish I could go to the party with you.

I wish you could come with us.

I wish you could drop in at my house on your way home.

I wish you were close to me.

I wish you had not told the story to my mother.

I wish I were rich.

I wish our classroom were air-conditioned.

I wish I could break the habit of smoking.

I wish you would take me to a restaurant for a change.

I wish I could think of something to say.

Make a wish and blow out the candles.

Did you get your wish?

I wish you a pleasant voyage.

We all share the heartfelt wish that he and all the others will pass the admission examination.

It was clear that Hanako did not wish to marry Taro.

I wish I were a good singer.

I had to do all the housework, but I wish I had gone to the movies or shopping.

I wish that I could give you something.

We wish to advise you of the following price reductions.

We wish we didn't have to take a test in English.

I wish I could speak English.

How I wish I could swim.

I wish I could swim.

I wish it would stop raining.

I wish the rain would stop.

I wish for once I could be something.

I wish I could go with you, but as it is, I can't.

I wish I had followed the doctor's advice.

I don't mind your groping in the dark for a solution, but I wish you'd come to a decision.

I wish you a Happy New Year.

I wish I had more time to talk with her.

I wish I were taller.

How I wish I had been more careful!

I wish I were younger.

I wish we had more time.

I wish there was more variety in my work.

I wish I earned more money.

If a sick person folds one thousand paper cranes, her wish will come true.

If you are a member of a primitive community and you wish to produce, say, food, there are two things that you must do.

If you wish us to reserve an alternative room, please let us know immediately.

If I could have a wish, I'd wish I could make up for lost time.

If I could have a wish, I'd wish I could make up for lost time.

I wish I were a little taller.

I wish I had a better memory.

I wish to climb Mt. Fuji again.

I wish you all a merry Christmas and a happy new year.

I wish to see my father.

I wish Beth were here with me now.

It was her wish to go to Paris.

The bus was very crowded. I wish I had taken a taxi.

I wish I could live at a more relaxed pace, instead of having to watch the clock all the time.

Tom has no wish to study.

I wish Tom were my younger brother.

At length, my wish was realized.

Please stay as long as you wish.

I wish you every happiness.

I wish I had studied harder for the test.

I wish I could.

At last, my wish has come true.

I wish I didn't have to tell you this, but ...

I wish I could give up smoking.

I just wish we could leave this horrible place.

I wish you wouldn't drive so fast. You're making the baby sick!

I wish you had told me that.

I wish I had known how to do it.

Gee, I wish I had that problem.

I wish I had treated the girl more kindly.

I wish I had enough money to buy the car.

The play was a lot of fun. I wish you could have been there.

I wish I could come up with a good answer to the question.

I wish I had seen the film.

I wish I had bought a ticket for the concert.

I wish we had won the game.

And a wish is engraved on the base of the statue:

I wish to know a landmark nearby so I can find my way there.

Sorry, I wish you wouldn't.

I wish I could have spoken Spanish.

When one has a wonderful dream, one doesn't wish to come down to earth.

I wish I could play the piano as well as Susie.

I wish Jim would behave himself.

I wish you every success.

I wish to express my deep appreciation for your kindness.

I understand you wish to contact your husband.

I wish you good luck.

I wish you great happiness in your marriage.

I've botched things up so bad I wish I could find a hole to climb into.

I wish I had bought a concert ticket.

He cannot wish for anything better.

I wish this job was over.

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