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Backward, Backwards, Forward, Forwards

Backward, forward, outward and similar words can be used as adjectives or adverbs. When these words are used as adjectives, they do not take –s. He was seen driving in a northward direction. (Here...

Backward and backwards

The word backward can be used both as an adjective and as an adverb. Take two steps backward. (Here the word backward is used as an adverb.) She gave the cottage a sad backward...