WHENCE Sentence, Example and UsageExamples and usage of WHENCE in prose and poetry
Usage of "WHENCE": Examples from famous English Poetry
To better understand the meaning of WHENCE, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word WHENCE
"Graciously allow me to go back to the land of the gods whence i came"- The word/phrase 'whence' was used by 'Rabindranath Tagore' in 'The fugitive'.
"Sherlock holmes led me to the nearest telegraph office, whence he dispatched a long telegram"- 'Sir Arthur Conan Doyle' has used the whence in the novel The complete sherlock holmes.
"With all his vigilance john ferrier could not discover whence these daily warnings proceeded"- To understand the meaning of whence, please see the following usage by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in The complete sherlock holmes.
"From whence declining daily by degrees"
- This term whence was used by Edmund Spenser in the Poem Epithalamion.
"Whence all good things have perished utterly"
- This term whence was used by Oscar Wilde in the Poem E tenebris.
"Whence the long dusty caravan"
- This term whence was used by Oscar Wilde in the Poem Ave imperatrix.