HALF Sentence Example and UsageHALF has been recently used in news headlines. Please see the examples belowExamples and usage of HALF in prose and poetry
HALF usage in Proverbs/IdiomsUsage of "HALF" in sentences
To better understand the meaning of HALF, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word HALF
"Thirteen-and-a-half inches"- The word/phrase 'half' was used by 'J. K. Rowling' in 'Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone'.
"No, no -here, ebony and unicorn hair, eight and a half inches, springy"- 'J. K. Rowling' has used the half in the novel Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone.
"Yes, thirteen-and-a-half inches"- To understand the meaning of half, please see the following usage by J. K. Rowling in Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone.
"Printers once kept the type for capitals and for small letters in separate cases; capitals were kept in the upper half of the type case and so became known as upper-case letters"
"She broke the record for the half-mile run"
"Half a loaf"