How to use Off-and-on in a sentence
Nurses came into the room off and on all night to check on Destiny, but she continued to sleep.
Carmen dozed in the chair a few times off and on until about midnight.
A'Ran watched her off and on during the several days she spent alone.
She was sick off and on all day long.
It is true, we are such poor navigators that our thoughts, for the most part, stand off and on upon a harborless coast, are conversant only with the bights of the bays of poesy, or steer for the public ports of entry, and go into the dry docks of science, where they merely refit for this world, and no natural currents concur to individualize them.Advertisement
Additionally, there are many table lamps available that turn off and on with a simple touch to the base or the column of the lamp.
Sometimes the hardest part of skiing is getting off and on the chair lift.
We talk on MySpace off and on (that's once in a blue moon), and he says stuff that gets me in my feelings.
I remember trying to quit off and on with no success whatsoever.
A romance blossomed between the couple both off and on the set.Advertisement
Kirsten Dunst off and on for three years, finally breaking up for good in December 2005.
They are created as bangle bracelets that can slide off and on your wrist with ease.
Some versions have decorative clasps, while others can be made to slip off and on without needing to be opened or closed.
The advantage of bifocal contacts is that you won't need to take your reading glasses off and on.
Bifocal contacts are less noticeable than reading glasses since you will not need to look over or under the frames or take them off and on like you would with glasses.Advertisement
Since they are easy to get off and on the frames, they are a great choice for children as well.
With frequent wear as well as taking the glasses off and on throughout the day comes the chance of breaking or damaging your eyewear.
If you use the computer on a daily basis, you probably don't think about the simple tasks such as turning the machine off and on.
The Breville also has an auto off and on feature and a removable drip tray which makes it convenient to fill travel size mugs.
I have been dating this girl off and on for over a year now.Advertisement
Reported phenomenon created by this ghost include women's cosmetics getting knocked off of his dresser, and the water in the bathroom turning off and on.
Sometimes evidence of the paranormal is obtained simply by asking a spirit to turn a flashlight off and on or move a toy.
This boot is made from a stretch leather making it easy to get off and on.
Clogs are a fun casual style shoe that works for weekend wear and are easy to slip off and on.
Like the Adjust 4, it has Velcro fasteners that allow for easy off and on.Advertisement
Kristian Alfonso has played the role of Hope Williams Brady on Days of Our Lives off and on since 1983.
Bullet bras have been making appearances off and on for about 70 years.
Torpedo bras have been making appearances off and on for about 70 years.
During his school years, he dabbled in music off and on playing for a local band called Soil, but his real focus at this time was making films about surfing.
Throughout the 90s, Lloyd Webber toyed off and on with show ideas with the help of novelist Frederick Forsyth.
The band was in the studio off and on from September 1968 to March 1969.
He worked with his father off and on while also joining the National Guard and working at a paper mill until 1990 when he joined the family business for good.