Furniture – Here’s our list of the essential vocabulary you’ll need to talk about furniture in English. We’ve provided common items of furniture and things with example sentences and pictures.
List of Furniture
- Chest of drawers/ Dresser
- Coffee table
- Dressing table
- Bedside table
- Crib/ cot
- Filing cabinet
- Wall unit
- Bunk bed
- TV stand
Furniture | Examples & Pictures
Could you help me move this bookcase over there? You pull and I’ll push.
His newspaper was slipped out when he got to sleep on the sofa.
You could build in a wardrobe with mirrored doors.
The bed was pushed endways into the bedroom.
Put your toys away in the cupboard, when you’ve finished playing.
The cat tried to get between the chair and the wall.
I brushed up against the door, and some of the wet paint came off onto my coat.
I spilled my coffee all over the table and Mom leaned across me to wipe it up.
Chest of drawers/ Dresser
The evening sun of a perfect day was painting the wall above the chest of drawers in such a pretty soft way.
She positioned herself just by the window so she could see what was going on outside.
I slumped down in my usual armchair and felt around for the newspaper.
Sunscreen can lose its potency if left overwinter in the bathroom cabinet.
Daniel finished the article and laid the newspaper down on his desk.
He placed his cup and its flooded saucer separately on the coffee table and sat back in his chair.
He caught a glimpse of a pinup calendar above a dressing table, some bars of Lifebuoy soap.
In the library, new books have to be classified before they are put on shelves for the reader’s use.
There was a deep-pile carpet on the floor and comfortable armchairs on either side of the fireplace.
I walked across to the bedside table and poured myself a large, large shot of whisky.
Teddi was just out of her crib, and my parents had let her crawl around to play with her toys.
Shelley closed the filing cabinet and the desk and wondered whether he had forgotten her.
The room was sparsely furnished with an ancient sideboard, a small kitchen-dresser, a table, and two chairs.
In the living room, a smoked glass hi-fi dominated the mahogany wall unit, with huge speakers beside it.
The book on which he hit on my bureau was one of the famous novels written by Jack London.
We slept in a refurbished outbuilding that contained a bunk bed, a bathroom, and a wood-burning stove.
Party A shall provide one 21’TV and one TV Stand in the master bedroom.
Furniture Vocabulary | Infographic
English Vocabulary for Furniture