Examples and usage of TOWARDS
To better understand the meaning of TOWARDS, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word TOWARDS
"Talk broke out at once as people began moving towards the entrance hall"- The word/phrase 'towards' was used by 'J. K. Rowling' in 'Harry potter and the half blood prince'.
"I must confess that, at first, i thought he seemed ill-disposed towards divination"- 'J. K. Rowling' has used the towards in the novel Harry potter and the half blood prince.
"Til do it,' snarled greyback, moving towards dumbledore with his hands outstretched, his teeth bared"- To understand the meaning of towards, please see the following usage by J. K. Rowling in Harry potter and the half blood prince.
TOWARDS usage in Proverbs/Idioms
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Usage of "TOWARDS": Examples from famous English Poetry
"And every hour a step towards thee..."
- This term towards was used by Henry King, Bishop of Chichester in the Poem Exequy on his wife.
"And towards our distant rest began to trudge"
- This term towards was used by Wilfred Owen in the Poem Dulce et decorum est.
"But spat towards him and hissed"
- This term towards was used by Thomas Babington Macaulay, Lord Macaulay in the Poem Horatius.