ONCE Sentence, Example and UsageExamples 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.
"When the movie star entered, all the women gave him the once over"
"Polio is no longer the dreaded disease it once was"
"A thousand flambeaux...turned all at once that deep gloom into a livid and preternatural day"