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

 

Can — US. [kæn], UK. [kæn]

Main meanings:

  1. The ability or capacity to do something.
  2. A modal verb indicating permission or capability.
  3. A container or vessel.

 

10 simple sentences:

  • I can swim.
  • Can you dance?
  • He can play guitar.
  • We can go now.
  • She can cook well.
  • Dogs can bark loudly.
  • He can fix it.
  • They can run fast.
  • She can speak French.
  • Can you help me?

 

The sentences from movies:

I can give you a ride. – The Break-Up (2006)

Can you imagine? – The Irishman (2019)

I can explain this. – Fargo (1996)

Can he get his own woman maybe once? – Murder Mystery (2019)

Well, I can.Atonement (2007)

Everyone can hear you. – Shadow of a Doubt (1943)

Can I come in? – Love Actually (2003)

Actually, can we not do this now? – The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999)

Can I count on you? – Despicable Me 3 (2017)

Well, how can I repay you? – The Shining (1980)

Anyone can cook. – Ratatouille (2007)

Can you find your way to Bartholomew’s? – 12 Years a Slave (2013)

What do you mean, I can remember. – When Harry Met Sally (1989)

I can see it. – The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)

You can see them right there. – Hancock (2008)

Can I help? – The Hangover (2009)

Can I take the carriage? – Pride and Prejudice (2005)

I can do that. – Showing Up (2022)

And we can charge anything we want. – Jurassic Park (1993)

Well, can we negotiate? – Fifty Shades of Grey (2015)

You can run, kid, but you can’t hide. – Top Gun (1986)

A guy who can help. – Soul (2020)

Can you stop it? – The Proposal (2009)

Let’s see how proud you can be. – Lincoln (2012)

I can get through another weekend. – 50 First Dates (2004)

Can you find it? – The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013)

Can you hear me? – The Last Voyage of the Demeter (2023)

I can see the hand of a master! – How to Steal a Million (1966)

I can sure use that coffee. – The Searchers (1956)

Can you believe it? – The Family Plan (2023)

She can sense thermal radiation. – Jurassic World (2015)

Can you autograph this? – Ferrari (2023)

No one can get in. – Frozen II (2019)

Can you stay at one of your friends? – The Nice Guys (2016)

Can you turn around and see this lady? – The Green Mile (1999)

Babe, of course you can.Fall (2022)

Can I come? – Rio (2011)

You can sleep. – 65 (2023)

Can you see a face? – Skyfall (2012)

Can I ask you something in confidence? – The 40 Year Old Virgin (2005)

We can stop them. – Man of Steel (2013)

No man can say. – Citizen Kane (1941)

How can I tell anyone else? – From Hell (2001)

I hope you can forgive me. – Puss in Boots (2011)

In Zootopia, anyone can be anything. – Zootopia (2016)

I can feel air. – Signs (2002)

Can I pet the kitty? – Girl, Interrupted (1999)

Can I get you something to drink? – Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)

What can we do for you, Danny? – A Few Good Men (1992)

How scary can someones’ office be? – The Lego Movie (2014)

Can I have it then? – High Fidelity (2000)

But she can never know. – Spider-Man 2 (2004)

Can you believe this? – The Exorcist (1973)

She can keep a secret. – Asteroid City (2023)

Yeah, we can.The Sandlot (1993)