coming

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈkʌmɪŋ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈkʌmɪŋ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(kuming)


From the verb come: (⇒ conjugate)
coming is: Click the infinitive to see all available inflections
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

coming

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. the coming [week, year, month, episode]
  2. [in, over] the coming [weeks]
  3. [prepare, steel] yourself for the coming [year, storm, battle]
n
  1. the second coming of [Christ, Jesus, the Messiah]
  2. [waiting, excited] for the coming of [winter, spring]
  3. the coming of a new [age, dawn, era]
  4. with the coming of [computers, industry, modern medicine]
  5. the comings and goings of the [shoppers, travelers, customers, passersby]
additional examples
  1. the second coming of [Christ, Jesus, the Messiah]
  2. the coming [week, year, month, episode]
  3. [waiting, excited] for the coming of [winter, spring]
  4. [in, over] the coming [weeks]
  5. the coming of a new [age, dawn, era]
  6. [prepare, steel] yourself for the coming [year, storm, battle]
  7. with the coming of [computers, industry, modern medicine]
  8. an up-and-coming [player, singer, actor]
  9. the comings and goings of the [shoppers, travelers, customers, passersby]
  10. a coming-of-age [story, novel, movie]
  11. his coming-out [speech, video, story]
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

come

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. come from [Montana, Norway, Asia]
  2. come (back) here
  3. come back for [more, seconds]
  4. keeps coming back
  5. come on!
  6. come to [class, the party, her house]
  7. am coming from [work, class, home]
  8. doesn't know [if, whether] he's coming or going
  9. came by [to visit, for dinner, to talk]
  10. came over [to visit]
  11. come [closer, nearer, here, over]
  12. come in!
  13. [may, can] I come in?
  14. come out of the [house, store, bathroom]
  15. come out of the closet
  16. came out [winning, losing]
  17. come with [wine, flowers, dessert]
  18. comes with [accessories, a manual]
  19. comes complete with [accessories]
  20. comes (highly) recommended (by)
  21. comes with a [proviso, warning, caveat]
  22. come across [a clue, a $100 dollar bill, an idea]
  23. come down from the [mountain, tree, second floor]
  24. coming down with [something, a cold, the flu]
  25. come up to [me, my room, the stage]
  26. come up for air
  27. come up with new [ideas, concepts, theories]
  28. come along with me to the [store, party]
  29. came away with [nothing, $5000]
  30. come away from [the window, that man]
  31. paint is [coming away from, off] the walls
  32. come off (the) [drugs, medication]
  33. come off as [rude, angry, insensitive]
  34. come forward
  35. will come around (eventually)
  36. the two [political parties, groups, opponents] will come together (to)
  37. come together to [form, try to]
  38. [stitching, seam, pieces] came apart
  39. has come into [money, a fortune]
  40. UK: come off it!
  41. the [subject, matter, topic] came up
  42. have come to [love, enjoy, appreciate, know]
  43. came to realize (that)
  44. came to the [conclusion, realization] (that)
  45. come at it from [another, a different] [angle, direction, point of view]
  46. sexually explicit: he made me come
  47. sexually explicit: he came [in, on, over] her
  48. slang: come again?
  49. come in peace
  50. come [to Mama, as you are]
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