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

 

First — US. [fɜːrst], UK. [fɜːst]

Main meanings:

  1. Before anything else in time or order.
  2. Most important or significant.
  3. The person or thing that comes before all others in a sequence.

 

10 simple sentences:

  • My first car was a red one.
  • She won first place in the race.
  • First impressions are important.
  • We’ll tackle the first problem.
  • I met him for the first time.
  • Did you finish first, John?
  • He never comes first.
  • She’s my first love.
  • Let’s try the first option.
  • It’s your first day at school.

 

The sentences from movies:

You first. – The Matrix (1999)

This is the first time. – 50 First Dates (2004)

First day of school! – Finding Nemo (2003)

It was your first birthday. – The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)

This is my first time. – American Beauty (1999)

It was my first love. – About Time (2013)

My first fight. – Up in the Air (2009)

First I had to go to Europe. – Oppenheimer (2023)

You’re the first. – Fifty Shades of Grey (2015)

At first, it was just orders. – Avatar (2009)

I bet he swerves first. – Groundhog Day (1993)

That was my first impression of the man. – The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

First is here somewhere. – Pretty Woman (1990)

It’s the first dance. – Palm Springs (2020)

That was our first apartment. – Inception (2010)

You did it to me first! – Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004)

First team, all American. – The Great Gatsby (2013)

No, first time. – Gladiator (2000)

That’s a real first. – Love Actually (2003)

And for the first time in my life. – Passengers (2016)

Have our first date. – Friends with Benefits (2011)

First wave, ineffective. – Saving Private Ryan (1998)

First handshake. – Interstellar (2014)

This is your first phone call in the new house. – The Departed (2006)

First name, John. – Memento (2001)

And when was her first date? – Hitch (2005)

I’ll take the first watch. – Bridesmaids (2011)

You had a hell of a first day. – Top Gun (1986)

They took them the first thing. – Gone with the Wind (1939)

First, the overture. – V for Vendetta (2006)

I wanted to speak with you first. – The Village (2004)

The first kiss. – Don Jon (2013)

Never belonged here in the first place. – The Green Mile (1999)

First name on the list. – The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)

Read to me first, kid. – The Reader (2009)

A first down at the 19 yard line. – Jerry Maguire (1996)

They’re probably on their first date. – Annie Hall (1977)

Your first novel. – Back to the Future (1985)

First things first. – WALL·E (2008)

You go first. – Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)

The first shot!! – Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)

First off, I’m a big fan. – Ant-Man (2015)