BACKWARD Sentence, Example and UsageExamples and usage of BACKWARD in prose and poetry
Usage of "BACKWARD": Examples from famous English Poetry
To better understand the meaning of BACKWARD, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word BACKWARD
"He stumbled backward and knocked over his lamp, which went out at once"- The word/phrase 'backward' was used by 'J. K. Rowling' in 'Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone'.
"Half blinded, he staggered backward"- 'J. K. Rowling' has used the backward in the novel Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone.
"Harry tried to take a step backward but his legs wouldn't move"- To understand the meaning of backward, please see the following usage by J. K. Rowling in Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone.
Usage of "BACKWARD" in sentences
"Pau-puk-keewis, turning backward"
- This term backward was used by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow in the Poem The song of hiawatha.
"And backward now and forward"
- This term backward was used by Thomas Babington Macaulay, Lord Macaulay in the Poem Horatius.
"Behind me, and drew me backward by the hair;"
- This term backward was used by Elizabeth Barrett Browning in the Poem Sonnets from the portuguese.
"A backward lover"
"An economically backward country"
"She practiced sewing backward as well as frontward on her new sewing machine"