A sneeze is a sudden, involuntary reaction that involves the nose and the respiratory (breathing) system. It’s difficult, but not impossible, to prevent a sneeze. People sneeze due to colds and allergies.
Jason sneezes whenever he’s around cats. He’s allergic to cats.
Yolanda has been sneezing all day. She thinks she’s getting a cold.
Sneezing and coughing are symptoms of a cold.
Sneezing can lead to congestion in your nasal cavity.
I feel a big sneeze coming on.
When someone sneezes, people nearby often feel the need to say "God bless you," or "Gesundheit" afterwards. (gesundheit = German for "good health")
After sneezing, it might be necessary to blow your nose because the sneeze created a lot of mucus.
You should try to sneeze into something such as a handkerchief, a tissue, or even your hands if nothing else is available. This is because a sneeze can spreadgerms from one person to another.
He’s spreading his germs all over the office!
Note: I sneezed just before making this audio recording, so I might sound a little congested. Can you tell?