ONCE Sentence Example and UsageONCE has been recently used in news headlines. Please see the examples belowExamples and usage of ONCE in prose and poetry
ONCE usage in Proverbs/IdiomsUsage of "ONCE": Examples from famous English Poetry
To better understand the meaning of ONCE, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word ONCE
"You bowed to me once in a shop"- The word/phrase 'once' was used by 'J. K. Rowling' in 'Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone'.
"About once every ten years, said griphook with a rather nasty grin"- 'J. K. Rowling' has used the once in the novel Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone.
"George reckons he had a boogerflavored one once"- To understand the meaning of once, please see the following usage by J. K. Rowling in Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone.
Usage of "ONCE" in sentences
"Once, twice, then forever"
- This term once was used by Sara McDermott in the Poem Love poem.
"A stranger you were once"
- This term once was used by Laura Veronica Merodio in the Poem Love poem.
"And closing all those beams, which once did rise"
- This term once was used by Lord Herbert of Cherbury in the Poem Elegy over a tomb.
"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"
"Ted Williams once had a batting average above .400"
"Something that happens once in blue moon almost never happens"