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Over 50 Simple Sentences With the Word ‘Longer’


Longer — US. [ˈlɔːŋɡər], UK. [ˈlɒŋɡə]

Main meanings:

  1. Of greater length.
  2. Taking more time.
  3. Extending over a greater distance or duration.


10 simple sentences:

  • The days are getting longer.
  • I can’t wait any longer.
  • Ariana wants longer hair.
  • This road is longer.
  • We need a longer rope.
  • The movie was longer.
  • Timothy stayed longer than planned.
  • The line is getting longer.
  • My shift is longer today.
  • Winter days feel longer.


The sentences from movies:

That’s a longer story. – Palmer (2021)

I guess I can wait a little longer.Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)

Oh, I don’t know what’s right any longer.Casablanca (1942)

Longer than Akela? – The Jungle Book (2016)

Can’t keep them waiting much longer.A Hard Day’s Night (1964)

It won’t be much longer.Saving Private Ryan (1998)

Your hair was longer then. – Dinner in America (2021)

Do you have a longer frock? – The Namesake (2006)

Not for much longer.Cars 2 (2011)

Just let me go out a little longer.Jaws (1975)

They no longer matter. – X-Men (2000)

We won’t be needing that any longer.Labor Day (2013)

Maybe longer.The Evil Dead II (1987)

I’ve just known it longer than you have. – Terminator Genisys (2015)

Will you be much longer, Counselor? – Bicycle Thieves (1948)

Maybe they can’t afford it any longer.The Book Thief (2013)

How much longer I can do that? – Bob Marley One Love (2024)

I’m sorry, sir, we can’t wait any longer.The Day After Tomorrow (2004)

You’ll live longer.Total Recall (1990)

He was no longer a government employee. – Oppenheimer (2023)

I can no longer be hurt, Margot. – The Menu (2022)

Couldn’t you have a longer engagement? – Sherlock Holmes (2009)

A hired player no longer.Shakespeare in Love (1998)

The Greeks no longer exist. – The Fury of Achilles (1962)

Remember, hold that pike longer.Back to School (1986)

They can’t keep the viewers waiting much longer.Fahrenheit 451 (1966)

My mammy is no longer with us. – The Banshees of Inisherin (2022)

Quite a bit longer.The Da Vinci Code (2006)

I’m gonna search a little longer.The Martian (2015)

I’m afraid there’s no longer any doubt, sir. – 2012 (2009)

I can’t wait any longer.Anyone But You (2023)

It’s longer than that boy got. – In Bruges (2008)

No, you’re no longer welcome to my house. – Bad Boys (1995)

Wakanda will no longer watch from the shadows. – Black Panther (2018)

How much longer does the program need? – The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

Hold on just a little bit longer!Cliffhanger (1993)

I am no longer a child. – Legends of the Fall (1994)

No, he’s no longer with the show. – Tootsie (1982)

You’re no longer his teacher. – Cobweb (2023)

How much longer do we have to stay? – Gran Torino (2008)

You’re no longer an extra. – True Romance (1993)

Director Fury is no longer in command. – The Avengers (2012)

I’ll stay up a while longer.The Intouchables (2011)

How much longer Sie? – The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp (1943)

The list is longer than anyone can imagine. – All the President’s Men (1976)

The longer I listened to the priest. – Life of Pi (2012)

They can’t hold out much longer.Golfballs (1999)

We no longer serve you. – Incredibles 2 (2018)

I can’t stand it any longer.The Matrix (1999)

And then Really, I won’t wait any longer.Grand Hotel (1932)

No longer amazing. – How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)

It’s no longer a blue world, Max. – Yellow Submarine (1968)

I can’t hold on much longer!The Great Outdoors (1988)

The family business was no longer for me. – A Haunting In Venice (2023)

How much longer to your friend? – Kandahar (2023)

Prohibition ain’t gonna last much longer.Once Upon a Time in America (1984)

I’m no longer Jason Bourne. – The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)

How much longer?King Kong (1976)

I cannot aid this sickness any longer.Michael Clayton (2007)