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


Afternoon — US. [ˌæftərˈnuːn], UK. [ɑːftəˈnuːn]

Main meanings:

  1. The period of time between noon and evening, typically from around 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM.
  2. The later part of the day following the morning, often associated with relaxation or work activities.


10 simple sentences:

  • I enjoy reading in the afternoon.
  • Afternoon naps are so refreshing.
  • We usually have tea in the afternoon.
  • What are your plans for the afternoon?
  • She goes for a walk every afternoon.
  • The afternoon sun is quite warm.
  • I’ll see you tomorrow afternoon.
  • We’re meeting for lunch in the afternoon.
  • The children play outside in the afternoon.
  • Can we reschedule our afternoon appointment?


The sentences from movies:

I can tell you where he’ll be this afternoon. – The Dark Knight (2008)

I’ll call you later in the afternoon. – Jaws (1975)

Afternoon, darling, huh? – Blood Diamond (2006)

Look, she came to me one afternoon, troubled. – Spider-Man 3 (2007)

Afternoon tea? – The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

I went to Miss Hilly’s house this afternoon. – The Help (2011)

Afternoon, Mr. Fitzgibbons. – The Departed (2006)

Your message said afternoon. – The Prestige (2006)

Good afternoon, gentlemen. – The Godfather: Part II (1974)

You’re up for review this afternoon. – Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991)

A little afternoon. – The Hunger Games (2012)

And then I swam in the fountain all afternoon. – The Sixth Sense (1999)

Mr. Barish. Um, he’s really busy this afternoon. – Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)

You know, I fell asleep this afternoon and had me a dream. – The Green Mile (1999)

We have to see the Red Fort this afternoon.– Slumdog Millionaire (2009)

These will be your transports for the afternoon. – Jurassic Park (1993)

I’ve just learned that this afternoon their mother will get all three telegrams. – Saving Private Ryan (1998)

All right then, I’ll see you this afternoon, James. – Monsters, Inc. (2001)

Tomorrow afternoon. – Cloud Atlas (2012)

Hell, I could get you a toe by 3:00 this afternoon with nail polish. – The Big Lebowski (1998)

Afternoon, gentlemen. – X-Men: First Class (2011)

They set out across the desert this afternoon. – Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)

The tomatoes are ripe this afternoon. – Catch Me If You Can (2003)

Or should I say afternoon? – Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

Good afternoon. – Sherlock Holmes (2009)

You have to stay here until tomorrow afternoon. – The Pianist (2003)

I got back this afternoon. – The Social Network (2010)

Most afternoons, but who can blame him? – How to Train Your Dragon (2010)

The way the sun hits the buildings in the afternoon. – Groundhog Day (1993)

Would you trust yours after this afternoon? – Heat (1995)

We actually hung out this afternoon. – Juno (2007)

Mother, it’s 2:00 in the afternoon. – Watchmen (2009)

Afternoon, boys. – Hey, detective. – I, Robot (2004)

I don’t want them around this afternoon. – Casablanca (1943)

It belongs to Agamemnon in the afternoon. – Troy (2004)

You still like it in the afternoon? – Children of Men (2006)

And the second time was that afternoon. – The Great Gatsby (2013)

Have a great afternoon. – Horrible Bosses (2011)

So, hail Satan, and have a lovely afternoon, madam. – Kingsman: The Secret Service (2015)

Good afternoon, my name is Chris Gardner. – The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)