UNLESS Sentence, Example and UsageUNLESS has been recently used in news headlines. Please see the examples belowExamples and usage of UNLESS in prose and poetry
Usage of "UNLESS": Examples from famous English Poetry
To better understand the meaning of UNLESS, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word UNLESS
"Unless you're a bit politer you'll go the same way as your parents"- The word/phrase 'unless' was used by 'J. K. Rowling' in 'Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone'.
"Unless you'd like to tell us and save us the trouble harry added"- 'J. K. Rowling' has used the unless in the novel Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone.
"Now give me the stone, unless you want her to have died in vain"- To understand the meaning of unless, please see the following usage by J. K. Rowling in Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone.
Usage of "UNLESS" in sentences
"I weigh no comfort unless she relieve"
- This term unless was used by Samuel Daniel in the Poem Beauty, time, and love.
"Unless we also have been wise"
- This term unless was used by Sir John Suckling in the Poem A doubt of martyrdom.
"And now, unless it be"
- This term unless was used by Coventry Patmore in the Poem 'if i were dead'.
"People who will do nothing unless they get something out of it for themselves are often highly effective persons..."
"Government will not be efficient unless the people as a whole accept leadership loyally and enthusiastically"
"I was indulgently advised to give the kids what they wanted unless I wished my son to be socially ostracised"