Examples and usage of EXCEPT
To better understand the meaning of EXCEPT, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word EXCEPT
"Harry piled his plate with a bit of everything except the peppermints and began to eat"- The word/phrase 'except' was used by 'J. K. Rowling' in 'Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone'.
"Everyone fell over laughing except hermione, who leapt up and performed the countercurse"- 'J. K. Rowling' has used the except in the novel Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone.
"He probably knew everything -- except, it seemed, quirrell's spell and how to get past fluffy"- To understand the meaning of except, please see the following usage by J. K. Rowling in Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone.
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Usage of "EXCEPT": Examples from famous English Poetry
- This term except was used by Anita Higgins in the Poem Love poem.
"There's no one on the earth tonight except for me and you"
- This term except was used by Written and owned by L. Carling in the Poem Love poem.
"Nevertheless, except you share"
- This term except was used by Wilfred Owen in the Poem Apologia pro poemate meo.