Iv.) that some of the primitive elements of the story are suddenly and awkwardly introduced.
Can I see him? asked Pierre, awkwardly as usual, but unabashed.
He stroked her hair and then patted her awkwardly on the back of her neck.
The lad jumped awkwardly back into the room, tripping over his spurs.
He bowed his head and scraped first with one foot and then with the other, awkwardly, like a child at a dancing lesson.
Awkwardly jammed in the back seat, she sneaked a look at the occupants in the front of the car and withdrew her phone.
He took the sketch pad she handed him and awkwardly pushed the pages around, unaccustomed to a book.
Alex did the same and they came together awkwardly, like teens at their first dance.
Brutus followed, and the two calves tagged along awkwardly behind him.
Barely noticing the taste of blood on her lip, she kicked the bedroll away and scrambled awkwardly to her feet again.
The hexameter no longer, as in Lucilius, moves awkwardly as if in fetters, but, like the language of Terence, of Catullus in his lighter pieces, of Cicero in his letters to Atticus, adapts itself to the everyday intercourse of life.
When the eager but misrepeated words had reached their destination in a cry of: "The general to the third company," the missing officer appeared from behind his company and, though he was a middle-aged man and not in the habit of running, trotted awkwardly stumbling on his toes toward the general.
The wolf paused, turned its heavy forehead toward the dogs awkwardly, like a man suffering from the quinsy, and, still slightly swaying from side to side, gave a couple of leaps and with a swish of its tail disappeared into the skirt of the wood.
Awkwardly holding up his sword, he addressed Chernyshev and asked in German where the Emperor was.
Pierre took her outstretched hand and kissed it awkwardly as he walked along beside her while the coach still moved on.
Drones, bumblebees, wasps, and butterflies knock awkwardly against the walls of the hive in their flight.
The soldiers dragged it awkwardly from the post and began pushing it into the pit.
"Thank you," Lana said awkwardly, recalling Elise's words that she'd never make it on the outside.
She sat awkwardly, furious yet turned on at his touch.
Corneille himself was awkwardly situated in this dispute.
The sides of the atrium are unfortunately occupied by plain ungainly buildings five storeys in height, awkwardly accommodating themselves to the upward slope of the ground.
And I said it so awkwardly and stupidly!
2 is quoted but changed very awkwardly to " I am God thy God."