Gone. Over. Finished. Vanished. End. No more. Done. Completed. None.
How many times per day do we use this word? Something is eaten and we say it’s gone. This is a favorite and popular word to teach young children. All gone, yummy in the tummy.
We lose something and it’s gone. I recently had an earring I paid for, one of the more expensive sets I have, roll into the bathroom sink pipe. I didn’t even bother because cleaning out the drain looking for it would make me sick. It’s gone, I told myself.
Going, going, gone. How many times have we heard this as well?
This is also a word used in many expressions and idioms.
How has your day gone? / The mailman is long gone./ Where has she gone?
Where else have you gone today?