The Court questioned the opportunity of introducing these measures in such an uncertain economic climate. She quit her party and joined the government in an obviously opportunistic attempt at gaining power. While travelling in British Columbia, we had the opportunity to view grizzly bears in the wild. The correct use of who and whom in questions and statements may seem like a lost battle, still fought only by punctilious English teachers. In 1634 Grotius was given the opportunity to serve as Sweden's ambassador to France.
Males must wait until they are at least seven years old to gain the opportunity to mate. Show More Sentences That despicable cabal of neo-fascists, the Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission has shown its usual disdain for the public interest over the last two months. The rapid abandonment of Aguateca by its inhabitants has provided a rare opportunity to examine the remains of Maya weaponry in situ. Peace with England and France gave Spain an opportunity to focus its energies on restoring its rule to the Dutch provinces. The round rocks were spotted on Mars five days after Opportunity, one of the two Mars rovers, landed. Jack Welch once noted that any time there is change, there is opportunity.
The opportunity to be an entrepreneur arises with the fulfillment of four criteria. Someone once said that lack of opportunity is often nothing more than lack of purpose or direction. Going to university is your opportunity to make a better life for yourself than I was able to have. When the Archbishop of Canterbury, Theobald of Bec, died in 1161 Henry saw an opportunity to reassert his rights over the church in England. With this information, you are finally prepared to use the word shroud in speaking or writing. Show More Sentences Students who achieve the pass mark are given the opportunity to study at grammar school while those who fall below that are often not.
Before another opportunity arose, he had set out on his career as a writer. This creates an opportunity for retailers and labels to promote and sell back catalogues and related merchandise. He and a few followers seized the opportunity, and surprised the High King, killing the aged Brian before being captured. She received her PhD in English from Georgia State University in 2015. Although he wanted the opportunity to put his principles into practice, Confucius gave up on this idea in the end. For example, the entry for suffer might include the label + from; or major might be labeled with something like adj + n to show that the adjective must come before a noun. Such information is often not found in the definition, and you need to read the example sentences to learn how to connect a word with other words to produce correct sentences.
The result of this is that any such marginal parcel of land will be sold at the market price determined by the opportunity cost of land. Just as correctly using whom may make others think that you are intelligent, misusing it may make you seem pompous. Thus, if one more Gun costs 100 units of butter, the opportunity cost of one Gun is 100 Butter. You should visit your grandmother while you are in Texas. Because various countries'Central Bank coordinates diligently, the certain extent alleviated the credit market tense aspect. With the rest of the squad injured, Jones had a golden opportunity to prove his worth to the coach. Dominant male buffalo roam singly throughout their herd, searching for mating opportunities, and challenging each other.
But it stops short of advancing economic redress and opportunity. See More Recent Examples on the Web Many people look to relationships to regulate their emotions, Balestrieri says, and feeling lonely can be an opportunity to learn to do that for yourself. The benefit or value that was given up can refer to decisions in your personal life, in a company, in the economy, in the environment, or on a governmental level. John Woo was approached to direct the film, but he turned down the opportunity, saying he was honoured by the offer. With two small children at home, we don't get many opportunities to go out these days. Edgar Hoover, who had long been suspicious of Chaplin's political leanings, used the opportunity to generate negative publicity about him.
First the prosecution leads evidence from witnesses and after each witness the defence has an opportunity to cross examine. The approach recognizes a number of components of opportunity cost and relative disutility. It is also good to know this if you want to speak fluent English and write correct sentences. The Agency educated us on the adoption process and gave us the opportunity to meet with other adoptive parents and also prospective birthmothers. During their visits, Braj had the opportunity to interact with Masterji and his father's other teacher colleagues. The orchestra was in danger of extinction for lack of players, and Barbirolli seized the opportunity to help it.
It also serves to give someone else an opportunity to steal your thunder if he considers there is any amount of thunder in it. Let us all strive to ensure that all of our children are given the opportunity to achieve the American Dream. Everyone will have the opportunity to ask questions at the end of the presentation. Dave's new job gives him a great opportunity to travel for work. For each sentence you read, there is a good chance that it will appear in your head when you need it, and that you will be able to re-use it or part of it to produce your own correct sentence.
But in his insensate passion for revenge upon one who had all but murdered him, he had forgotten all else but the moment's specious opportunity. The module collects sentences from your environment, and imitates them and re-combines them to produce new sentences. Those of you who feel drawn to that profession may rest assured that you will find in it an opportunity for usefulness probably unequaled. I think he's guilty of the crime. Finally tonight, the Mars rover Opportunity today sent stunning new images of Mars back to earth. Some historians argue the change in strategy lost the Luftwaffe the opportunity of winning the air battle, or air superiority. The legislative framework provides much opportunity for correction and amendment of poorly thought out bills.