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The students will all write standardized tests at the end of the sessionThe standard of hockey in the NHL has been raised with the participation of more and more international players.

The students will all write standardized tests at the end of the session.

The founder of MacDonald's restaurants once said that the quality of a leader is reflected in the standards they set for themselves.

Andrew S. Tanenbaum once said that the nice thing about standards is there are so many to choose from.

The standard of soccer in this country has certainly risen over the last few years.

It is standard practice for new teachers to meet regularly with their teaching partners to trade ideas, and get advice.

There is a movement going on in this country to standardize ESL courses across the nation.

Eighty percent of the world's population lives in substandard housing.

Anthropologists use a standard height of 4 feet 11 inches to determine if a group of people are pygmies; the average adult male must be less than 59 inches in height to be considered a pygmy.

A standard 747 jumbo jet has 420 seats.

From the beginning of this century, there were calls to simplify and standardize the spelling of the Portuguese language.

Social services in many developing countries fall far below Western standards.

Standardized rules for baseball were established in 1845.

Agriculture in Great Britain is intensive, highly mechanized, and efficient by European standards, producing about 60% of food needs with only 1% of the labor force.

The standard of beauty set in the modeling industry changes constantly, allowing us to find different features, hair colors and styles attractive.

We always travel standard class on the train. It's not quite as comfortable as first class, but it costs about a third less.

The first standardized system of measurement was developed in Mesopotamia around 4,700 years ago.

Discussion question: How does the standard of living in this country differ from that of your homeland?


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