Read and Listen To Sentences Using the Word
"While"

I'm going out for a while.
I read a book while eating.
I fell asleep while reading.
Be quiet while I am speaking.
He came back home a while ago.
May I take a rest for a while?
I was told to wait for a while.
Please wait around for a while.
Come and see me once in a while.
I met him while he was in Japan.
Don't cut in while we're talking.
I haven’t seen you for a while.
I was injured while I was skiing.
Can I ride this horse for a while?
Please wait a little while longer.
Did anyone call me while I was out?
Please write to me once in a while.
He got lost while walking in the woods.
I fell asleep while studying at my desk.
He's been waiting here for quite a while.
She interrupted him while he was speaking.
I fell asleep while listening to the radio.
We all held our breath while we watched it.
While he was sick, he lost a lot of weight.
Do you know anyone who hums while they work?
I fell asleep while I was doing my homework.
I just want to talk with you a little while.
I'll take care of the dog while you are out.
Would you look after the place while I'm out?
I did the washing while the baby was sleeping.
I sprained my finger while playing volleyball.
I'm sorry to disturb you while you're talking.
Who will look after the baby while they're out?
I'm sorry to interrupt you while you're talking.
My sister took care of the dog while I was away.
Will you take care of the children while I'm out?
You should read a lot of books while you're young.
She went to see him while he was staying in Boston.
Please simmer the beans for a while over a low heat.
Why don't you pull over and take a rest for a while?
He promised that he would write to me once in a while.
She advised him to go abroad while he was still young.
She interrupted him while he was speaking to my father.
I shouldn't have to go to the dentist again for a while.
She was advised by him to go abroad while she was still young.
Let's ask the neighbors to look after the dog while we're away.
We have a visitor right now. Would you mind waiting for a while?
Why don't you hang around a while after everyone else leaves so we can talk?


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