How to use "then" in sentences with meaning in English and Hindi

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Example sentences for "then" in popular movie and book plots

  • He then looks down at the captain's body, with tears in his eyes.  - Das Boot
  • He then kills Marius and sets the prison cell on fire.  - Diablo II
  • The former barker is openly rude to Enoch and Julie, then leaves with Jigger, followed by a distraught Julie.  - Carousel (musical)
  • The beast then takes the form of a female figure and disappears through the door without opening it.  - Carmilla
  • Crono and his friends then gather power by helping people across time with Gaspar's instructions.  - Chrono Trigger
  • The player then returns to the hamlet to find it pillaged, and decides to travel to Bjarnarhaven.  - Castle of the Winds
  • In pursuit, Jen dives into an adjoining river to retrieve the sword and is then rescued by Fox.  - Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
  • Ivy is then able to contact Robin once more, she kisses him but fails to kill him due to Robin wearing rubber lips.  - Batman & Robin (film)
  • Furious, the Joker kills Bob, his number one thug, then shoots the Batwing using a long barreled gun, causing it to crash.  - Batman (1989 film)
  • Buffy sees everybody recover from the attack, but Lothos emerges again getting into a fight with Buffy, who then stakes him.  - Buffy the Vampire Slayer (film)
  • Ben lip-syncs a performance of Roy Orbison's "In Dreams", sending Frank into maudlin sadness, then rage.  - Blue Velvet (film)
  • Ash then starts his search for the Necronomicon.  - Army of Darkness
  • He will then tell Lycus that she has died of the Cretan plague, and will offer to remove the body.  - A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
  • They are then sent on what Paul calls a "good job".  - All Quiet on the Western Front
  • His own hounds then turned upon him and pursued him, not recognizing him.  - Actaeon
  • He then decides to join Tarrou and dr Rieux to help fight the epidemic.  - The Plague

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