Examples of how to use the word “long” in a sentence. How to connect “long” with other words to make correct English sentences.
long (adj, adv): continuing for a large amount of time; used to mean “(for) a long time”, especially in questions and negative sentences
Use “long” in a sentence
How long is the interval between the Olympics? How long have you been living on this island? Can I stay a little longer? It happened a long time ago. How long do I have to wait? How long does the movie last? How long did you stay there? It’s normal to feel tired after such a long trip. The middle finger is the longest. The bridge is about a mile long. I am no longer a child. I need a long rope.Back to “3000 Most Common Words in English”