THAN Sentence, Example and UsageExamples and usage of THAN in prose and poetry
Usage of "THAN" in sentences
To better understand the meaning of THAN, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word THAN
"The goblin was about a head shorter than harry"- The word/phrase 'than' was used by 'J. K. Rowling' in 'Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone'.
"Harry longed to know what it was, but knew better than to ask"- 'J. K. Rowling' has used the than in the novel Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone.
"Better hufflepuff than slytherin, said hagrid darkly"- To understand the meaning of than, please see the following usage by J. K. Rowling in Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone.
"When I regift I hope the person likes the gift better than I do"
"Optimization requires processes that are more complex than those needed to merely satisfice"
"The auditorium can't hold more than 500 people"