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Sentence Examples With the Word ‘Affair’. Over 50 Sentences


Affair — US. [əˈfer], UK. [əˈfeə]

Main meanings:

  1. A noteworthy event or occurrence.
  2. A secret or illicit romantic or sexual relationship.
  3. A matter or concern that requires attention.
  4. An organized social or cultural event.


10 simple sentences:

  • Their love affair was a secret for years.
  • She’s having an affair with her coworker.
  • The charity event was a grand affair.
  • What do you know about this political affair?
  • He’s in charge of handling financial affairs.
  • She handled the legal affairs of the company.
  • We need to resolve this family affair.
  • I believe we can handle this business affair together.
  • Have you ever had an affair before?


The sentences from movies:

This one time, I’ll let you ask me about my affairs. – The Godfather (1972)

We had an affair. – Suits (2011)

I think you must have had a love affair with her. – Titanic (1997)

An affair? – Watchmen (2009)

His affairs in France keep him long overdue. – Braveheart (1995)

For you own good, stay out of this affair. – Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (2005)

You two made The Games a family affair. – The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013)

He has enough Elixir to set his affairs in order. – Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001)

You have interfered with our affairs for the last time. – Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones (2002)

It’s a normal state of affairs with him. – 12 Angry Men (1957)

By majority in the case of internal affairs. – Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)

Martin Blower was clearly having an affair with Eve Draper. – Hot Fuzz (2007)

Unrequited love affairs. – Little Miss Sunshine (2006)

Were you having an affair? – Big Fish (2004)

The affair with Myrtle, the hit and run, everything. – The Great Gatsby (2013)

Timothy Bryce and Evelyn are having an affair. – American Psycho (2000)

Gary’s the guy that I had an affair with. – How I Met Your Mother (2005)

To put your affairs in order. – Dallas Buyers Club (2013)

I have my father’s affairs to attend to. – The Wolverine (2013)

It’s quite the affair. – Gangs of New York (2002)

She’s been planning this affair for over 20 years. – Alice in Wonderland (2010)

Is this the Ludlow affair? – The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)

I want you to manage my affairs, run my properties. – It’s a Wonderful Life (1947)

Nick Davenport was with Internal Affairs. – Sleepers (1996)

Very elegant affair, should’ve seen her, lot of grandeur. – Wreck-It Ralph (2012)

Did Cullen’s assistant admit to the affair? – The Devil’s Advocate (1997)

I am here to settle my father’s affairs. – True Grit (2010)

It’s not our affair. – Wo hu cang long (2000)

Odds are they were having an affair. – Jack Reacher (2012)

Did you have affairs? – Chinatown (1974)

So, my friend, the time has come to conclude my affairs. – Kingdom of Heaven (2005)

I believe she’s having an affair. – The Royal Tenenbaums (2002)

ls that any of your affair? – Gone with the Wind (1939)

And an affair is not the answer. – Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008)

The affair only lasted a summer. – The Reader (2009)

We are the victims of the one-sided affair. – The Holiday (2006)

Amos accused me of having an affair. – Chicago (2003)

Are you having an affair? – Match Point (2006)

I had an affair. – Dark City (1998)

You’re having an affair with your college professor! – Annie Hall (1977)

It was a pretty ugly affair. – Sinister (2012)