Examples and usage of KNOCKING
To better understand the meaning of KNOCKING, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word KNOCKING
"The troll was advancing on her, knocking the sinks off the walls as it went"- The word/phrase 'knocking' was used by 'J. K. Rowling' in 'Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone'.
"Ginny seemed very prone to knocking things over whenever harry entered a room"- 'J. K. Rowling' has used the knocking in the novel Harry potter and the chamber of secrets.
"Someone was outside, knocking to come in"- To understand the meaning of knocking, please see the following usage by J. K. Rowling in Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone.
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Usage of "KNOCKING": Examples from famous English Poetry
"Came knocking all day at my door"
- This term knocking was used by W. H. Davies in the Poem Money, o!.
"Knocking on the moonlit door;"
- This term knocking was used by Walter de la Mare in the Poem The listeners.
"Who, tired of knocking at preferment's door"
- This term knocking was used by Matthew Arnold in the Poem The scholar-gipsy.