LEAST Sentence, Example and UsageExamples and usage of LEAST in prose and poetry
Usage of "LEAST": Examples from famous English Poetry
To better understand the meaning of LEAST, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word LEAST
"I do think he might have told us prefects, at least"- The word/phrase 'least' was used by 'J. K. Rowling' in 'Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone'.
"There's blood all over the place, it must've bin staggerin' around since last night at least"- 'J. K. Rowling' has used the least in the novel Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone.
"Where's snape professor severus snape was harry's least favorite teacher"- To understand the meaning of least, please see the following usage by J. K. Rowling in Harry potter and the chamber of secrets.
Usage of "LEAST" in sentences
"Even for the least division of an hour"
- This term least was used by William Wordsworth in the Poem Desideria.
"Tell us at least, we pray"
- This term least was used by Lord Herbert of Cherbury in the Poem Elegy over a tomb.
"At least the jokes hurled at them. i suppose"
- This term least was used by Wilfred Owen in the Poem A terre.
"The main (or independent) clause in a complex sentence has at least a subject and a verb"
"Not the least nettlesome of his countrymen"
"Didn't care the least bit"