Cross-examination is to ask questions, not to make declarative statements to test the story told on direct examination.
Nothing further was elicited from Mr. Buckstone on direct examination.
Tom, he said, did you tell the truth in your direct examination?
I don't care whether you put it as far as the shed, or the rear of the shed, as Captain Schaack put it in his direct examination.
Preliminaries over, Thomas launched into Hammond's direct examination.
The witness answered combatively, and in this mood he made a better impression than he did on his direct examination.
This result makes us foresee what a direct examination of the two sexes in the adult form tells us.
Never was anatomical forecast more fully confirmed by direct examination.
Rather, therefore, by implication than by direct examination can the condition of the liver be ascertained.
She stated "Had no doubt as to my right to vote," on the direct examination.