So what was happening in Egypt deeply affected me and my family.
Not very long ago, religious people were the biggest barrier to this day happening at all.
The novelty of Coming Apart is Charles Murray's remarkable—and telltale—uncuriosity as to why any of this might be happening.
We saw what happened to Senator Kerry, and while it was happening, everyone thought, ‘This can’t work.
No, Detroit is not a symbol, a harbinger, or a leading indicator of what is happening to America—despite what you may have read.
Judge Priest's Jeff was everywhere that things were happening.
What might not be happening to Corney, she thought, while she was on the way to his rescue!
It is always worth while to look down and see what is happening.
As soon as Lloyd began to realize what was happening, her face grew radiant.
There was a sudden silence that overtook everyone as they saw what was happening.
mid-15c., "chance, luck," from present participle of happen; meaning "occurrence" is 1550s. Sense of "spontaneous event or display" is from 1959 in the argot of artists. Happenings "events" was noted by Fowler as a vogue word from c.1905.