Usage examples for listening

  1. Are you listening to me? – The Devil's Disciple by George Bernard Shaw
  2. They stood still, listening. – The Crooked House by Brandon Fleming
  3. She was never tired of listening to their school- girl talk. – The Motor Maids Across the Continent by Katherine Stokes
  4. After a question as to how Jewel had spent the morning, and without listening to the child's reply, she began to talk to her daughter of a drive she wished to take that afternoon. – Jewel A Chapter In Her Life by Clara Louise Burnham
  5. I was listening, but could: not believe the horrid truth. – Old Jack by W.H.G. Kingston
  6. Go on, we're all listening; no one asleep except Topaz. – Jewel's Story Book by Clara Louise Burnham
  7. She walked on by his side, listening, but she had not a word to say to him. – Ayala's Angel by Anthony Trollope
  8. One can never be sure that some of the neighbours aren't listening," she said in a whisper. – Virginia by Ellen Glasgow
  9. Be listening, now, to what I'm saying. – Mount Music by E. Oe. Somerville and Martin Ross
  10. So I lay there quietly, listening. – The Metal Monster by A. Merritt
  11. I was listening to the water, and it made a noise. – Notwithstanding by Mary Cholmondeley
  12. I can't bear to lie here listening and taking no part. – Foes in Ambush by Charles King
  13. Ah, you have not been listening to me? – Tales From Two Hemispheres by Hjalmar Hjorth Boysen
  14. " I don't hear them," said Rosamund, " and I am listening." – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens
  15. Valmond looked round, and ordered away a listening soldier. – When Valmond Came to Pontiac, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 15, 2009
  16. The girl stood listening. – The Blazed Trail by Stewart Edward White
  17. No, listening to him. – Right Ho, Jeeves by P. G. Wodehouse
  18. If you'd heard her talk about that trip north when there weren't any men around listening, you'd change your mind. – Cow-Country by B. M. Bower