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taken from English literature, illustrating the use of various words.
as an adjective
Below are some examples of sentences from classic literature
using the word ‘Last’ as an
It appears that I must have fainted for the first and the last time in my life.
From ‘The Return of Sherlock Holmes’, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
A bat went by. A bird uttered its last ‘cheep.’
And right above the oak tree the first star shone.
From ‘The Forsyte Saga’, by John Galsworthy.