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Example Sentences for "competent"

I'm kind of a new skier, so I don't really feel competent enough to go down a really steep slopeSergei is a very competent worker, perhaps the best we have.

I'm kind of a new skier, so I don't really feel competent enough to go down a really steep slope.

Dr. Singh's competency as a surgeon is unquestioned; she is simply the best in her field.

Alice performed very competently in the tournament, and has been selected for the national team as a result.

This government has shown itself to be totally incompetent in managing the financial affairs of the country, and has increased our debt by 25%.

Before becoming a teacher, students must do three months of classroom teaching practice under the supervision of a competent instructor.

A competent economist should be able to make predictions which are accurate enough to base policy decisions on.

George Weinberg once noted that giving up reinforces a sense of incompetence, whereas going on gives you a commitment to success.

Dora Russell once observed that marriage laws, the police, armies and navies are the mark of human incompetence.

Politician Daniel Moynihan once suggested that the single most exciting thing you encounter in government is competence because it's so rare.

Unemployment is high right now with the result that many competent workers are unable to find jobs.

Sarah is a very competent manager, and really deserves a raise.

Your incompetence has cost us this contract.

Isaac Asimov once stated that violence is the last refuge of the incompetent.

Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini once stated that in Islam, the legislative power and competence to establish laws belong exclusively to God Almighty.

Find someone who is a competent skier.


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