Example sentences for: afternoon

How can you use “afternoon” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Last Sunday afternoon, Chatterbox was walking through TriBeCa and decided to pass by the impromptu memorial that she had been hearing so much about on television.

  • Deb and I blocked off a whole Saturday afternoon and evening for the Intercourses experiment, settling on rosemary-scented lamb over pasta (Page 87) followed by frozen coffee almond dessert (Page 31).

  • On the afternoon of 9/11, according to contemporaneous notes, Secretary Rumsfeld instructed General Myers to obtain quickly as much information as possible.

  • Federal courts have clearly held that First Amendment activities cannot be banned simply because prior similar activity led to violence--as they did in Seattle on Tuesday afternoon.

  • There’s not that much to do or see on the seven islands that make up Boston Harbor Islands State Park, but an afternoon spent here offers gentle strolls, picnics, and bird-watching — a welcome respite from urban frenzy.

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