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HyunWook Park
How to use 'sip' in a sentence. sip means drink just a little bit, right? Can I use it as verb? For example, sip it a bit. sip this coffee, just have a sip of it. Are they right? Can you guys tell me how to use it and how it is used in real sentences? Thanks a lot for your help in advance. Enjoy the rest of Sunday. Hyunwook
Jun 28, 2015 1:55 PM
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"I am sipping the coffee because it is too hot."
June 28, 2015
I haven't heard "sip it a bit" too much, but "have a sip" is pretty common and perfectly fine to use :)
June 28, 2015
"to take a sip" is also very common. e.g. Josh took a sip of his drink.
June 28, 2015
Yes they are all right- sip is to drink in small amounts as gulp is to drink in large amount.
June 28, 2015
HyunWook Park
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