Incorrect spelling, explanation: a very common mistake is to double the letter -e while adding the -ing ending. A bee, however, is a totally different word and it refers to an insect. Therefore, the form
beeing is obviously wrong.
Correct spelling, explanation: being is a gerund form of the verb to be. The verb itself has its origin in Old English, in which it used to have the form bēon. Additionally, the word being functions today as a noun, too. Interestingly, the full conjugation of the verb to be, which are forms such as is, are, was, were, derives from different languages.
Definition of being:
1. a gerund form of the verb to be,
She always likes being the center of attention, which makes her look rather selfish.
2. noun – it refers to a person or a thing that exists,
One day the world may be conquered by strange beings from another planet.
3. noun – it refers to the state of existence,
Only today the latest technology that will revolutionize the world came into being.
Expressions and idioms with being:
Some expressions and idioms with the word include well-being, human being, for the time being, all things being equal, with every fiber of your being.
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