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My dad joined the navy as an ordinary seaman, and through his effort was able to advance through the ranks, and retire as a lieutenant-commander.
Man's view of the earth and the dynamics of how it changes is seen by some scientists as one the most significant advances of our century.
The ability to speak both English and French is certainly advantageous when applying for a government job in Canada.
Clarence Birdseye once stated that it is only through curiosity that we can discover opportunities, and only by gambling can we take advantage of them.
One advantage Bahrain has over the other Persian Gulf states is the presence of substantial ground water, and many natural springs.
In many developing countries, girls are marginalized and disadvantaged, and are denied access to a quality education.
Frodo had all kinds of exciting and dangerous adventures on his journey through Middle Earth.
Ursula is quite shy and reserved, so her idea of an adventure is to camp out in the backyard with the kids.
Ben is a true adventurer.
He has climbed this country's highest mountain, canoed across the continent, and hiked through the Amazon jungle.
Alice's adventures in Wonderland were very strange and surprising.
Actress Elizabeth Taylor once said, "I feel very adventurous.
There are so many doors to be opened, and I'm not afraid to look behind them.
"Taylor Caldwell once observed that learning should be a joy, and full of excitement.
It is life's greatest adventure.
There is a very adversarial relationship between management and labor in this company.
The political system in this country is quite adversarial and leaves little room for compromise among opposing parties.
Despite what many people think, coffee doesn't help to sober up a drunk person, and may actually increase the adverse effects of alcohol.
An Ethiopian proverb suggests, "Advise and counsel him, if he does not listen, let adversity teach him.
Ward once suggested that adversity causes some men to break, and others to break records.
Billy Graham once noted that comfort and prosperity have never enriched the world as much as adversity has.
Marcus Tullius Cicero once remarked that friendship makes prosperity brighter, while it lightens adversity by sharing its grieves and anxieties.
We advertised for a new salesman in the local paper, and got over 50 applications.
There is a growing movement in many cities to reclaim the streets from advertisers who put their billboards and slogans everywhere in our public spaces.
My friend advised me to study here because she took this course last year and really enjoyed it.
Don't be afraid to ask your uncle for financial advice if you need it, he's been a financial consultant for a long time, and he knows what he's talking about.
Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher were very determined advocates of a free market system.