Someone knocked at the door.
Jonathan knocked a lamp off the table and it shattered.
She knocked his hand away and headed for the house in a stiff jointed hobble.
Someone knocked on her door and she wiped her eyes and blew her nose before responding.
She put the things in her bathroom and was returning to the bedroom when Cade knocked on her open door.
Martha knocked over her chair as she rushed to the kitchen.
If he'd knocked me up I'd have got an abortion.
He knocked once before entering.
The force of the strike knocked everyone off their feet and deadened the firelight, except for the torches in the corners.
The door opened before he knocked, and the Guardian within looked him over.
He twisted it and unleashed a kick that knocked his opponent off his feet and sent the sword flying.
Han knocked, and he looked up.
He opened it before she knocked, dressed for sparring in his judo pants and nothing else.
She knocked away his next attempt to reach her, fully aware he was distracting her physically while whittling down her resistance mentally.
She knocked, and Wynn answered.
"I might as well roust up the rest of the family—so's Maria can meet 'em," he said as he went over to Martha's bedroom door, knocked and entered, closing the door behind him.
After smearing peanut butter and jam on whole wheat bread for a lunch on the fly, Dean knocked on Martha's door.
He knocked before opening her door and saw her wardrobe empty with clothes piled and stacked on the bed.
Before she recovered from the shock, the man knocked the phone from her hand and grabbed her arm, jerking her toward him.
Dr. Wynn knocked and opened the door.
Deidre knocked then opened the door to their bedroom, startled.
She knocked and entered with a smile that faded.
The impact knocked her back.
She knocked and waited.
It beckoned for them to follow with one paw and knocked the burning door out of the way.
Another nearby explosion knocked him off balance.
When the stopping jolt came, it nearly knocked the wind out of him with its abruptness, but he'd fallen only to the level of Shipton's knees.
Fred added, Then Shipton had to set the whole scene up before he knocked over the chair.
After composing himself, he found Sarah's room and knocked on the door.
Each cleansing lick from the doe nearly knocked them off their feet, but they staggered close to her for more nourishment.
Be sure to put the bucket in the corner so it won't get knocked over.
"Don't be rough!" he would call out, if Eureka knocked over one of the round, fat piglets with her paw; but the pigs never minded, and enjoyed the sport very greatly.
Half of the bullet stuck in the wood and half stuck out, so it had been the jar and the sudden noise that had knocked the creature down, more than the fact that it was really hurt.
Then he came back and knocked gently at the door.
He knocked at the door and the wise man himself opened it.
So when I knocked on the door of Jim's atelier and said, "Hey, I'm Byron Reese," he said, "Oh, Byron, come over here, I want you to meet this guy.
A shiver ran through the tree, and the wind sent forth a blast that would have knocked me off had I not clung to the branch with might and main.
At night there was never a traveller passed my house, or knocked at my door, more than if I were the first or last man; unless it were in the spring, when at long intervals some came from the village to fish for pouts--they plainly fished much more in the Walden Pond of their own natures, and baited their hooks with darkness--but they soon retreated, usually with light baskets, and left "the world to darkness and to me," and the black kernel of the night was never profaned by any human neighborhood.
Halfway up the stairs they were almost knocked over by some men who, carrying pails, came running downstairs, their boots clattering.
"Don't mention it, General, as if I'd be so bold!" replied the captain, his nose growing redder as he gave a smile which showed where two front teeth were missing that had been knocked out by the butt end of a gun at Ismail.