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Over 50 Simple Sentences With the Word ‘After’


After — US. [ˈæftər], UK. [ˈɑːftə]

Main meanings:

  1. Subsequent to; following in time, order, or sequence.
  2. Behind or later than in place or position.
  3. In pursuit or pursuit of; in search of or looking for.


10 simple sentences:

  • We’ll go home after the movie.
  • After school, we play basketball.
  • Lily feels tired after running.
  • After studying, I went abroad.
  • They left the restaurant after dinner.
  • After a long day, my mom rested.
  • They met after work for coffee.
  • After the test, we’ll celebrate.
  • It was hard to work after the vacation.
  • Mason didn’t call after the argument.


The sentences from movies:

Grandma’s gonna pick you up after school. – Boyhood (2014)

Repeat after me. – Soul (2020)

Things will be clearer after that. – The Zone of Interest (2023)

We’ve looked after him all his life. – Beauty and the Beast (2017)

What are you doing after work? – Say Anything (1989)

After she just saved him? – V For Vendetta (2005)

That one’s named after me. – Marie Antoinette (2006)

They’re gonna look after him. – Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile (2022)

Something up here after all. – I, Robot (2004)

It’s going after the files! – Transformers (2007)

You see, we are looking after your interests. – A Clockwork Orange (1971)

They’re after the radio. – The Matrix Revolutions (2003)

After occupying space, it will conquer time. – Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny (2023)

Nothing wrong after all. – Lassie (1994)

It’s not you I’m after.The Little Mermaid (1989)

You’re playing after Greg. – E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982)

I’m going after Mac. – Predator (1987)

Look, see you after, yeah? – Love Actually (2003)

I’ve got to look after him. – The Old Dark House (1932)

What was she after?The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

After all, Riley’s 11 now. – Inside Out (2015)

The NSA may come after you. – Snowden (2016)

And after each one, there’s always another. – Doctor Strange (2016)

There are men after us. – Logan (2017)

He cleans up after the horses. – The Sixth Sense (1999)

And for every moment after.Frozen (2013)

They came back after sunset. – The Killer (2023)

After all the lies you told me? – Shutter Island (2010)

Use the gliders and go after it. – The Meg (2018)

It was two years after the Sylmar quake. – Poltergeist (1982)

Mike said after Pony. – Magic Mike’s Last Dance (2023)

Everything after you is erased. – The Vow (2012)

Right after you do your time. – Mystic River (2003)

Not after all we’ve been through. – Dumb And Dumber (1994)

Would you look after the children, Maudie? – To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)

Only after I insisted. – The Squid and the Whale (2005)

Go after him! – Sisu (2023)

I thought we could have them after dinner. – 28 Weeks Later (2007)

He’s after the change engine. – Justice League (2017)

After which time, we’re even. – Schindler’s List (1993)

Whatever you’re after, it ain’t here. – Palm Springs (2020)

After he saved you, he sent them off. – Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)

I’m going after him. – The Revenant (2015)

After this, there is no turning back. – The Matrix (1999)

The one you were after.Monsters, Inc. (2001)

It comes after 12, hon. – Apollo 13 (1995)

All this time, you took after me. – How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)

After batteries, fire as you bear. – Greyhound (2020)

Since everything could go downhill after that. – Gran Torino (2008)

After lunch. – Fargo (1996)

It has to be replaced after each monsoon. – King Kong (1976)

Starfleet can’t go after him, but I can. – Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)

And men can’t look after them without us. – Babe (1995)