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Example Sentences for "direct"

An old proverb notes that we cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.

Studies show that 45.

5 percent of all murders occur as the direct result of arguments, usually arguments between family members and friends.

A recent study has shown that over $2 billion of direct health-care costs in Canada are attributable to physical inactivity.

Andr Gide once said that it is easier to lead men to combat, stirring up their passion, than to restrain them, and direct them toward the patient labors of peace.

Studies by Gradman and Hanania have shown that regular out of class reading is the most important direct contributor to success on the TOEFL test.

Henry David Thoreau once suggested that we do not learn by inference and deduction and the application of mathematics to philosophy, but by direct intercourse and sympathy.

William Arthur Ward once advised that it is wise to direct your anger towards problems, not people, to focus your energies on answers, not excuses.

Experiential learning encourages students to use the knowledge they have gained, and add to it through direct experience.

David Friedman once observed that the direct use of force is such a poor solution to any problem that it is generally employed only by small children and large nations.

After his hugely successful first movie, every producer in Hollywood wanted him to direct their next film.

There is a direct link between industrial pollution and certain respiratory illnesses.

Studies suggest that there is a direct relation between a person's degree of inhibition and their ability to pronounce sounds in a foreign language.

The Buddha tells us that a man should first direct himself in the way he should go.

Only then should he instruct others.

With no direct taxation, the Cayman Islands are a thriving offshore financial center.

Why pay more at a retail outlet when you can buy direct from the wholesaler, at Ken's Megastore? 25 .

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