as an adverb
Below are some examples of sentences from classic literature
using the word ‘Before’ as an
Tom was not afraid of the dragon, although he had never spoken to one before.
From ‘The Book of Dragons’, by Edith Nesbit.
“That is very true,” said Elizabeth; “though it had not occurred to me before.”
From ‘Pride and Prejudice’, by Jane Austen.
“Here,” said he, “is an engine that will, before long,
effect a complete revolution in society.”
From ‘The Lives of the Engineers’, by Samuel Smiles. Investor William James, on seeing a steam locomotive built by George Stephenson
In a few weeks I was promoted to a higher class;
in less than two months I was allowed to commence
French and drawing.
From ‘Jane Eyre’, by Charlotte Brontë.
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