Sentence examples of "to and fro" in English

The lion walked to and fro in its cage all day. Le lion marchait de long en large, dans sa cage, toute la journée.
I listen to and prefer jazz over classical. J'écoute et je préfère du jazz plutôt que de la musique classique.
Every child needs someone to look up to and copy. Tous les enfants ont besoin d'admirer et de copier quelqu'un.
Mary and Jane are cousins. Mary et Jane sont cousines.
He wears expensive clothes and owns a lot of jewelry. Il porte des vêtements coûteux et possède beaucoup de bijoux.
He cried and cried. Il pleura et pleura encore.
It gets hot and humid in summer. Il fait chaud et humide l'été.
She has two sons; one of them is a doctor, and the other is a dentist. Elle a deux fils ; l'un est médecin, l'autre est dentiste.
I am by turns an optimist and a pessimist. Je suis tantôt optimiste, tantôt pessimiste.
She was puzzled, and she ran away from me. Elle était confuse, et s'enfuit loin de moi.
We learn by trial and error. On apprend de ses erreurs.
I failed to catch the last bus, and came home by taxi. Je n'ai pas réussi à attraper le dernier bus et suis rentré à la maison en taxi.
Christopher Columbus once walked into a McDonald's and ordered a Happy Meal. It did not make him happy, but he liked the toy. Une fois, Christophe Colomb est entré dans un McDonald's et a commandé un Happy Meal. Cela ne l'a pas rendu plus heureux, mais il a aimé le jouet.
They opened up their wedding album and had a little stroll down memory lane. Ils ouvrirent leur album de mariage et firent une petite promenade dans le temps.
He handled the knife and fork very well. Il manie très bien le couteau et la fourchette.
A man came in and sat on the stool next to her. Un homme entra et s'assit sur un tabouret à côté d'elle.
Punish the wicked and save the weak. Punir les mauvais et sauver les faibles.
"You see," said the elder brother, "I was right. Here I have lived quietly and well, while you, though you may have been a king, have seen a great deal of trouble." "Tu vois," dit le frère ainé, "j'avais raison. J'ai vécu ici tranquille et bien, tandis que vous, bien qu'ayant pu être roi, avez traversé un bon nombre de difficultés."
Gross national product is a nation's total output of goods and services as measured in monetary value. Le produit national brut est la somme de la production totale de biens et de services en valeur financière.
I wept and I believed. J'ai pleuré et j'ai cru.
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