Example sentences for: advance

How can you use “advance” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • You can tour the house and its extensive gardens, but you must book in advance.

  • There were rumors that Brodkey was getting a kind of perpetually renewable advance from his publisher, Farrar, Straus & Giroux.

  • Thank you in advance.

  • The Post submitted questions in advance and when the reporters posed them face-to-face, Jiang read written replies to them.

  • In each of these books--ingeniously structured around the cycle of the Hogwarts school year--Rowling manages to impart new information about the wizard world (and slyly fill you in in case you've missed the earlier installments, something that will become increasingly important as the series fills its projected seven volumes and sales figures mount into the trillions), to advance the long-term narrative conflict (about Harry's search for his origins, and his Manichean struggle with Voldemort, a wizard who's gone over to the Dark Side), and to create and resolve enough satisfying short- and middle-term conundrums to make the volume stand alone.

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