backward and forward

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  • He tried reading every other word, every third word, both backward and forward. Cited from The Apartment Next Door, by William Andrew Johnston
  • A number of men could be seen going backward and forward on the road. Cited from True to the Old Flag, by G. A. Henty
  • I turned the whole thing over in my mind backward and forward a hundred times every day. Cited from The Life and Letters of Walter H. Page, Volume I, by Burton J. Hendrick
  • He got up and began to walk backward and forward the length of the room. Cited from Miss Gibbie Gault, by Kate Langely Bosher
  • We must begin in the middle and work both backward and forward. Cited from An Outline Of The History Of Christian Thought Since Kant, by Edw. Moore
  • The General now walked backward and forward slowly for some minutes without speaking. Cited from Washington in Domestic Life, by Richard Rush
  • Pass it backward and forward before you, and then go on to the next step. Cited from The Handy Cyclopedia of Things Worth Knowing, by Joseph Triemens
  • One afternoon I saw him walk slowly backward and forward before the west room window. Cited from T. Tembarom, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • I got up, and stood before her, then walked backward and forward, and sat down again. Cited from The Sorrows of Young Werther, by J.W. Goethe
  • Place there is none; we go backward and forward, and there is no place. Cited from The Confessions of Saint Augustine
  • In the mean while I will walk backward and forward a little. Cited from Frederick The Great And His Family, by L. Muhlbach
  • He put his hand to his head, and passed it backward and forward over his forehead. Cited from The Law and the Lady, by Wilkie Collins
  • He took a turn backward and forward before the door. Cited from Armadale, by Wilkie Collins
  • Figures moved backward and forward over there, came out and went in, without his look changing. Cited from The Burial of the Guns, by Thomas Nelson Page
  • Then she began to pass backward and forward before the trunk of a tree. Cited from Frontier Stories, by Bret Harte
  • They rushed backward and forward a couple of times and faced us again. Cited from In Africa, by John T. McCutcheon
  • It is written from multiple points of view and moves backward and forward through time.
  • The film goes backward and forward in time to the old age and early childhood of a man.
  • He stretched out his legs, closed his eyes, and began to rock backward and forward. Cited from Pelle the Conqueror, by Martin Anderson Nexo
  • Stephen turned away, and walked backward and forward at the other end of the room. Cited from The Mill on the Floss, by George Eliot
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