'AFFORD' in a movie sentence | examples for 'AFFORD' from movies

Sarah: Yeah. My Dad says if I spend as much time helping him clean apartments, as I do daydreaming about outer space, he’d be able to afford a trip to the Taj Mahal.

"Friends", season 3, episode 10

Monica: This place is really my Grandmother’s. (Joey starts to take off all of his clothes, while Monica gets the glasses and pours the lemonade.) I got it from her when she moved to Florida, otherwise I could never afford a place like this. So if the landlord ever asks, I’m 87 year old woman, who’s afraid of her VCR. So are you thirsty?

"Friends", season 3, episode 6

Joey: (very excited) A TV as if it appears from nowhere! That’s the dream! Man, how did you afford this stuff?

"Friends", season 4, episode 7

JOEY: Yes! Yeah, it's like they're always saying "let's go here, let's go there". Like we can afford to go here and there.

"Friends", season 2, episode 5

CHANDLER: Woah, woah, woah. I don't need a roommate either, OK? I can afford to live here by myself. Ya know, I may have to bring in somebody once a week to lick the silverware.

"Friends", season 2, episode 16

Rachel: Pheebs, this whole apartment thing is just a nightmare! Every place I can afford comes with a roommate who is a freak. I mean, look at this; (Points to one and starts to read it.) "Wanted. Female roommate, non-smoker, non-ugly." It’s just, there is nothing! The city’s full!

"Friends", season 6, episode 3

Megan: Oh no, these dresses are all so amazing but there is no way I could afford one.

"Friends", season 7, episode 17

Chandler: And here is the bottle of wine for you to bring over tonight. (Hands it to him.) You were also going to buy Monica flowers but you couldn’t afford it, because you paid dinner last night.

"Friends", season 6, episode 11

Monica: No, I can’t afford this either. No. I-I-I’m, I’m just to figure out which one I want then I’m gonna get it at Kleinman’s, this discount place in Brooklyn, day after tomorrow they are having a huge sale.

"Friends", season 7, episode 17

Chandler: I’m gonna miss being able to afford food.

"Friends", season 8, episode 10

Joey: Boy I tell ya, this little talent came in handy before I could afford porn.

"Friends", season 7, episode 9

Monica: That’s sounds great, but how are you going to afford it?

"Friends", season 4, episode 17

Rachel: Well, however great she was I just can’t afford that.

"Friends", season 8, episode 20

Monica: We can't afford that.

"Friends", season 10, episode 10

Phoebe: Well I'm sorry Rachel, but I'm not like you, ok? Not everyone can afford help. (she and Mike leave)

"Friends", season 9, episode 12

Chandler: Let me finish ... (to everyone else) however, it doesn't look like I'm gonna get this job so I can't afford to have principles, so screw you, the tickets are ours!! (takes tickets from Rachel)

"Friends", season 9, episode 18