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Over 50 Simple Sentences With the Word ‘Knew’


Knew — US. [nuː], UK. [njuː]

Main meanings:

  1. Past tense of “know,” indicating awareness or understanding.

10 simple sentences:

  • She knew the answer instantly.
  • I knew you would come.
  • Steven knew all the secrets.
  • They knew each other well.
  • We knew it was wrong.
  • Avery knew how to cook rice.
  • This man knew my name.
  • We knew the truth.
  • I knew about the surprise.
  • My friend knew that I like cashews.


The sentences from movies:

I knew it. – Rye Lane (2023)

Yes, of course, he knew.Minority Report (2002)

But she knew he would always return. – Cinderella (2015)

I knew they were expensive. – Hunger (2023)

I knew that – The Lego Movie (2014)

I knew they’d do that. – Judge Dredd (1995)

You knew him. – Doctor Strange (2016)

Do you knew about that? – Hachi. A Dog’s Tale (2009)

I knew I’d seen you. – Singin’ in the Rain (1952)

If my poor mistress only knew Kreacher! – Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)

I knew I recognized him. – Knock at the Cabin (2023)

Oh, I knew it, man. – Oceans Thirteen (2007)

Yeah, I knew the dude. – The Nice Guys (2016)

Well, they wouldn’t if they knew him. – Red White and Royal Blue (2023)

You know, he never even knew his father. – Finding Nemo (2003)

I knew you believe I am good dog. – Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 (2023)

You never said you knew Johnny Fontane! – The Godfather Part I (1972)

I knew Moe, I knew he was headstrong. – The Godfather Part II (1974)

You knew?Closer (2004)

Yeah, they knew the power of that place. – Pet Sematary (1989)

I knew this would happen. – Shrek 2 (2004)

I knew you wouldn’t understand. – The 6th Day (2000)

She told me you knew me. – Saw (2004)

I knew you’d understand. – Mrs. Doubtfire (1993)

Yeah I knew.The Butterfly Effect (2004)

I knew I’d never get my operation. – Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

I knew you were gonna say that. – Commando (1985)

I knew it, my nose always smells things. – Elemental (2023)

That Toby knew.The Last Voyage of the Demeter (2023)

I knew you’d come. – Aliens (1986)

Brooks Hatlen knew it. – The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

You obviously knew Dumbledore well. – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 (2010)

I knew we shouldn’t have slept together. – Quantum of Solace (2008)

If you only knew how suffocating they are. – The Greatest Showman (2017)

He knew he’ll get there one day. – Dead Poets Society (1989)

I knew he was gonna bite it. – Scream (1996)

I always knew he would do well. – Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001)

I knew he’d begin again tonight. – The Old Dark House (1932)

I knew I should’ve taken the couch. – The Seven Year Itch (1955)

He knew the girl, huh? – Bad Boys (1995)

I knew you’d come back. – Night at the Museum (2006)

I knew you were gonna freak out. – We Have a Ghost (2023)

You knew my husband? – Spectre (2015)

They knew what floor she was on. – The Equalizer 2 (2018)

And she knew a zillion old jokes. – Pulp Fiction (1994)

You knew who I was. – Moulin Rouge (2001)

I knew she would be! – You’ve Got Mail (1998)

As I slooshied I knew such lovely pictures. – A Clockwork Orange (1971)

Never knew anything else. – A Haunting In Venice (2023)

I knew I would find you. – The Space Between Us (2017)

I knew I knew you. – Planes Trains and Automobiles (1987)

Well, I thought you knew that. – Misfits (1961)

The Virginia I knew traveled the Iss. – John Carter (2012)

We knew we were gonna see this. – The Abyss (1989)

Bob, I wish I knew.The Towering Inferno (1974)

I knew he’d see us through. – Dunkirk (2017)

You knew her? – 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016)