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engage Sentence Examples

  • He may not engage in any business.

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  • He may not engage in any business.

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  • Another class of subjects was now to engage his attention.

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  • Another class of subjects was now to engage his attention.

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  • Restrictions on their occupations were everywhere common, and as the Church forbade Christians to engage in usury, this was the only trade open to the Jews.

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  • Left with nothing else to do, Dean turned to Gladys Turnbull, more out of inn-keeper politeness than a desire to engage this strange woman in lengthy conversation.

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  • Janissaries leisure to engage in plots against the sultan, and in order to occupy them and to remove them from the capital advantage was taken of the king of Poland having intervened in the affairs of Transylvania and the principalities to declare war against him.

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  • She was forbidden to engage the operator in any conversation and make the call as brief as possible.

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  • The communications and control panels were disabled, but I figured out how to engage the shields.

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  • On the 8th of March about 1 p.m., the "Merrimac," commanded by Commodore Franklin Buchanan (1795-1871), steamed down the Elizabeth accompanied by two one-gun gun-boats, to engage the wooden fleet of the Federals, consisting of the frigate "Congress," 50 guns, and the sloop "Cumberland," 30 guns, both sailing vessels, anchored off Newport News, and 1 For the idea of the low free-board and the revolving turret Ericsson was indebted to Theodore R.

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  • Tiny countries willing to engage in free trade with their neighbors can prosper.

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  • She did attempt to engage an uninterested climber in a conversation about her Great-aunt Annie being one of the founders of the Ouray Woman's Club, back in 1897 and how she helped form the Ouray Library, with her friend, the famous millionaire, of Hope Diamond fame, Tom Walsh.

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  • Once clear of town, Dean drove along at a brisk clip, trying without success to engage Martha in conversation.

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  • Wheels creak on their axles as the cogs engage one another and the revolving pulleys whirr with the rapidity of their movement, but a neighboring wheel is as quiet and motionless as though it were prepared to remain so for a hundred years; but the moment comes when the lever catches it and obeying the impulse that wheel begins to creak and joins in the common motion the result and aim of which are beyond its ken.

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  • He agreed whole heartedly to engage a psychiatrist.

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  • For instance, on the twenty-eighth it is suggested to him to cross to the Kaluga road, but just then an adjutant gallops up from Miloradovich asking whether he is to engage the French or retire.

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  • Rhyn was the first to engage any demon in his way while Tamer and Erik beheaded every creature that crossed their paths.

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  • It is not a man's duty, as a matter of course, to devote himself to the eradication of any, even the most enormous wrong; he may still properly have other concerns to engage him; but it is his duty, at least, to wash his hands of it, and, if he gives it no thought longer, not to give it practically his support.

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  • On the 10th of July Charles quitted Sweden to engage in his Polish adventure.

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  • Elderly Brandon Westlake, the only single oldie, failed to engage Cynthia's interest in his day's activities, a high country wildflower photo shoot in Governor's Basin.

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  • When the old man tried to engage him in further conversation—this time about Pumpkin Green and the general irresponsibility of today's youth—he excused himself on an important errand and left Westlake standing in the hall.

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  • Repeated orders sent to the commander of the division left by D'Erlon failed to induce him to engage his command decisively, and thus Napoleon obtained no direct co-operation from his left wing on this, the first decisive day of the campaign.

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  • Corps was to engage, but not to push its attack home until the Guard could co-operate.

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  • Promising pupils are frequently sent to Vienna University, with scholarships, which may be forfeited if the holders engage in political agitation.

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  • For Gallicisms I won't be responsible," she remarked, turning to the author: "I have neither the money nor the time, like Prince Galitsyn, to engage a master to teach me Russian!"

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  • After a year and a half in London, Franklin was persuaded by a friend named Denham, a Quaker merchant, to return with him to America and engage in mercantile business; he accordingly gave up printing, but a few days before sailing he received a tempting offer to remain and give lessons in swimming - his feats as a swimmer having given him considerable reputation - and he says that he might have consented " had the overtures been sooner made."

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  • A prolonged fight now ensued, in which the Bavarians had the worst of it, and Weert, returning at last to the field, dared not attempt to engage afresh.

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  • It is probable that from an early age his inquiring disposition led him to engage in travels, both in Greece and in foreign countries.

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  • Every nobleman had the right to engage in trade toll-free, to the great detriment of their competitors the burgesses.

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  • But it is noticeable that where women engage in occupations of a more than usually strenuous nature, they frequently don male costume while at their work; as, for instance, women who work in mines (Belgium) and who tend cattle (Switzerland, Tirol).

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  • Under his command the fleet made no attempt to blockade the Dutch coast, but was turned from its proper work to engage in a prize-hunting plot with the king of Denmark.

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  • plevire or plebire, to undertake or engage for someone, cf.

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  • He became first a postmaster near Lyons, and in 1841 was appointed, through the influence of some of his friends who had risen to posts of power, member of a scientific commission on Algeria, which led him to engage in researches concerning North Africa and colonization in general.

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  • On such lines the beginning of a rack section is provided with a piece of rack mounted on springs, so that the pinions of the engine engage smoothly with the teeth.

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  • Great Britain must never conduct her affairs so that the navy of any one power could engage her at any moment with a reasonable prospect of success.

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  • The enemy sailed north from Samos and in a battle off Embata (between Erythrae and Chios) defeated Chares, who, without the consent of his colleagues, had ventured to engage them in a storm.

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  • If confronted by a rear-guard he would drive it off and occupy Quatre Bras; and if Wellington was still there the marshal would promptly engage and hold fast the Anglo-Dutch army, and report to the emperor.

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  • The problem of the origin of the world was the first to engage man's speculative activity.

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  • When workmen from any province come, for instance, to St Petersburg to engage in the textile industries, or to work as carpenters, masons, &c., they immediately unite in groups of ten to fifty persons, settle in a house together, keep a common table and pay each his part of the expense to the elected elder of the artel.

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  • When workmen from any province come, for instance, to St Petersburg to engage in the textile industries, or to work as carpenters, masons, &c., they immediately unite in groups of ten to fifty persons, settle in a house together, keep a common table and pay each his part of the expense to the elected elder of the artel.

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  • the Porte found it necessary, in the absence of duly qualified countrymen of their own, to engage the services of natives, Greek, Armenian, or Levantine, more or less thoroughly acquainted with the language, laws and administration of the country.

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  • Leopold, intent on the doings of his perennial rival Louis XIV., was 10th to engage in an eastern war even for the liberation of Hungary, which he regarded as of far less importance than a strip or two of German territory on the Rhine.

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  • About a hundred members who refused to engage not to attempt to change the form of government were excluded on the 12th of September.

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  • (2) That in case the crown and imperial dignity of this realm shall hereafter come to any person not being a native of this kingdom of England, this nation be not obliged to engage in any war for the defence of any dominions or territories which do not belong to the Crown of England, without the consent of parliament.

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  • Efforts have been made, however, to engage in foreign trade, and subsidies were offered for a passenger and freight service to the United States.

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  • The extractive or forest industries of Brazil were among the first to engage the attention of Europeans, and have always been considered a principal source of colonial and national wealth.

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  • Observing this, Burgundy resolved to throw forward his right towards Oudenarde to engage and hold the main body of the Allies before their line of battle could be formed.

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  • Thus when Tromp appeared "at the back of the Goodwins" with a fleet of 80 war-ships and a crowd of merchant vessels on the 29th of November, Blake was not in a position to engage him with any assured prospect of success.

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  • This reform he thought should be carried out by a council, even against the pope's will; and he was destined to engage in many fruitless negotiations to this end before the council of Trent at last assembled a score of years later.

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  • intervened so as to leave Matthias free to engage in a projected crusade against the Turks, which subsequent political complications, however, rendered impossible.

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  • The revolt thus became important enough to engage the attention of the governor of Coele-Syria and Phoenicia, if not of Lysias the regent himself.

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  • He would not canvass, nor pay agents to canvass for him, nor would he engage to attend to the local business of the constituency.

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  • Among more eminent Genoese cartographers are Joannes da Carignano 1344), Petrus Vesconte, who worked in 1311 and 1327, and is the draughtsman of the maps illustrating Marino Sanuto's Liber secretorum fidelium crucis, which was to have roused Christendom to engage in another crusade (figs.

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  • Having secretly got a battering train into Almeida and directed Hill, as a blind, to engage Soult by threatening Badajoz, he suddenly (Jan.

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  • The first article declared that " The high contracting parties engage to take such measures as shall constitute an absolute and complete guarantee that no open or disguised bounty shall be granted on the manufacture or exportation of sugar."

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  • There were 12 foreign steamship lines trading at Peruvian ports in 1908, some of them making regular trips up and down the coast at frequent intervals and carrying much of its coastwise traffic. Foreign sailing vessels since 1886 have not been permitted to engage in this traffic, but permission is given to steamships on application and under certain conditions.

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  • He would not canvass, nor pay agents to canvass for him, nor would he engage to attend to the local business of the constituency.

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  • The Post Office proposed to engage in active competition with the telephone companies, but the Treasury at that time opposed this policy on the ground that the state should at most be ready to supplement and not to supersede private enterprise.

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  • Thus the study of the economic life of the middle ages is one of the most complicated subjects which can engage the attention of man.

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  • The Russians marched in two columns, which lost touch of one another, and as it was quite impossible for either to engage the French singlehanded, they both retired again towards Smolensk, where with an advanced guard in the town itself - which possessed an oldfashioned brick enceinte not to be breached by field artillery alone - the two columns reunited and deployed for action behind the unfordable Dnieper.

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  • The Russians marched in two columns, which lost touch of one another, and as it was quite impossible for either to engage the French singlehanded, they both retired again towards Smolensk, where with an advanced guard in the town itself - which possessed an oldfashioned brick enceinte not to be breached by field artillery alone - the two columns reunited and deployed for action behind the unfordable Dnieper.

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  • Hence they deliberately refuse to engage in casuistry of the old-fashioned sort.

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  • Engage in water sports, dine at on-site restaurants or work out at the health club during your stay.

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  • Tourists enjoy the downtown nightlife and engage in outdoor sports activities in this mountain town.

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  • It was a cavalry melee, in which the common code of honour caused Macedonian and Persian chieftains to engage hand to hand, and at the end of the day the relics of the Persian army were in flight, leaving the high-roads of Asia Minor clear for the invader.

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  • The Chinese difficulty, so far as the mining population was concerned, was solved by the exhaustion of the extensive alluvial deposits; the miners' prejudice against the race, however, still exists, though they are no longer serious competitors, and the laws of some of the states forbid any Chinese to engage in mining without the express authority in writing of the minister of mines.

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  • Guests can engage in a number of water sports, including kayaking, sailing and swimming without leaving the resort.

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  • Torquemada to be grand inquisitor of Spain; and he offered plenary indulgence to all who would engage in a crusade against the Waldenses.

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  • Sometimes, especially in the case of overhead travelling cranes for very heavy loads, the chain is a special pitch chain, formed of flat links pinned together, and the barrel is reduced to a wheel provided with teeth, or " sprockets," which engage in the links.

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  • Nevertheless by mid=day their strength was well-nigh exhausted, whilst the Prussian reserve, eighteen battalions of guards under Kalckreuth, stood intact and ready to engage.

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  • The Company promised to permit the patroons to engage in the fur trade, whenever it had no commissary of its own, subject to a tax of one guilder (40 cents) on each skin, and to engage in other trade along the coast from Newfoundland to Florida subject to a tax of 5% on goods shipped to Europe.

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  • But the attack failed; subsequent attempts were defeated far from the waterway, and at the end of 1917 the British had reached southern Palestine, and the Turkish army was on the defensive, with other matters than the Canal to engage its attention.

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  • On the 9th, by Oyama's orders, Nogi extended northward instead of further swinging in south-eastward, Oku now occupied all the original line of the 3rd Army, Nozu alone was left on the south front, and Kuroki and Kawamura began to engage Linievich seriously.

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  • in 1193 to engage in a further revolt; but the captivity of his brother-in-law Richard I., king of England, led to a reconciliation.

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  • For this territory the grand-masters, within nine months of their election, were in future to render homage to the Polish king; but, on the other hand, the king undertook not to make war or engage in any important enterprise without the consent of the Prussian province, and vice versa.

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  • Saussier had to engage in numerous fights.

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  • Lack of time alone prevented him from carrying into effect such projects as the piercing of the Isthmus of Corinth, whose object was to promote trade and intercourse throughout the Roman dominions, and we are told that at the time of his death he was contemplating the extension of the empire to its natural frontiers, and was about to engage in a war with Parthia with the object of carrying Roman arms to the Euphrates.

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  • In his last moments he cursed both the Bourbons and Admiral Sir Sidney Smith for having induced him to engage in this reckless adventure (1806).

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  • The power to declare war formally belongs to Congress; but the executive may, without an act of Congress, virtually engage in hostilities and thus bring about a state of war, as happened in 184546, when war broke out with Mexico.

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  • A new constitution was adopted in 1875, which omitted the guaranty of the previous constitution that no one should be denied suffrage on account of race, colour or previous condition of servitude, and forbade the state to engage in internal improvements or to give its credit to any private enterprise.

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  • the fossa navicularis the mouth of one of these is sometimes so large that it may engage the point of a small catheter and is known as the lacuna magna.

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  • On the 12th of October 1864 he assumed command of the North Atlantic blockading squadron, then about to engage in a combined military and naval expedition against Fort Fisher, North Carolina.

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  • 300 some Koreans were sent from Japan to China to engage competent people to teach the arts of weaving and preparing silk goods.

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  • 1 Within the limit of this article it is not possible to give a complete account of this most intricate branch of physics; the writer therefore confines himself to a summary of the problems which now engage scientific attention, referring the reader for details to H.

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  • As to the sacraments and the relations of Methodism to the Church of England the decision was: "We engage to follow strictly the plan which Mr Wesley left us."

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  • Scaliger, whose habit it was to engage his young friends in the editing of some classical text.

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  • The first pioneers who went forth to engage in this difficult enterprise came from the secluded Celtic Churches of Ireland and the Scottish Highlands.

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  • It joined the Hanseatic league in 1270, and about the same time began to engage in the linen manufacture, which was greatly extended during the 16th and 17th centuries by a number of refugees from the Netherlands.

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  • With seal skins the process is longer than with any other fur preparation and the series of processes engage many specialists, each man being constantly kept upon one section of the work.

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  • One of the first abuses to engage the attention of the new body was the practice of pharmacy by unqualified persons, and in 1845 Bell drew up the draft of a bill to deal with the matter, one of the provisions of which was the recognition of the Pharmaceutical Society as the governing body in all questions connected with pharmacy.

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  • But up till 1860 it was only native-prepared phormium that was known in the market, and it was on the material so carefully, but wastefully, selected that the reputation of the fibre was built up. The troubles with the Maoris at that period led the colonists to engage in the industry, and the sudden demand for all available fibres caused soon afterwards by the Civil War in America greatly stimulated their endeavours.

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  • But the emperors were not merely absent, they had to engage in struggles in which they exhausted the energies necessary to enforce obedience at home; and, in order to obtain help, they were sometimes glad to concede advantages to which, under other conditions, they would have tenaciously clung.

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  • The attacking force was disposed in three groups: (i) the Alexandra, Sultan and Superb, outside the reef, to engage the Ras-el-Tin and the earthworks under weigh; (2) the Monarch, Invincible and Penelope, inside the harbour, to engage the Meks batteries; and (3) the Inflexible and Temeraire, to take up assigned stations outside the reef and to co-operate, with the inshore squadron.

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  • The khedive appears to have been aware of the risks to be incurred, and in a private letter he informed the general that I rely upon your prudence and ability not to engage the enemy except under the most favorable circumstances.

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  • His activity was in so far a misfortune as it led him to attempt too many things at once, and engage in undertakings so costly that oppression became necessary to provide the funds for them.

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  • No Afghan will pursue a handicraft or keep a shop, though the Ghilzai Povindahs engage largely in travelling trade and transport of goods.

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  • They are known as "Conchs," and engage in sponge fishing.

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  • The marriages of children engage the earliest attention of the parents.

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  • They were at first forbidden to engage in commerce or agriculture, to carry firearms, to possess or manufacture gunpowder.

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  • The most important of these, the Dadu Panthi sect, founded by Dadu about the year 1600, has a numerous following in Ajmir and Marwar, one section of whom, the Nagas, engage largely in military service, whilst the others are either householders or mendicants.

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  • In the Christian Church there was from the earliest age a leaning to excessive asceticism, and it needed a severe struggle on the part of Paul, and of the Catholic teachers who followed him, to secure for the baptized the right to be married, to own property, to engage in war and commerce, or to assume public office.

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  • But a new agency began to engage the speculations of thinkers, the moral values of action embodied in the Deed.

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  • Destitution on the frontiers led the Triennial Convention to engage extensively in home mission work (1817 onward), and in 1832 the American Baptist Home Mission Society was constituted for the promotion of this work.

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  • Engineers and other specialists are recruited on various terms. A certain number, again varying from year to year, almost from month to month, are allowed to engage for the full 12 years with the colours (long service).

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  • In the next year it was ceded to Servia by the Bulgarian tsar Samuel, but revolted, in alliance with Ragusa, and only submitted in 1184, as a protected state, preserving intact its republican institutions, and its right to conclude treaties and engage in war.

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  • It is now admitted that, apart from treaty, custom has established very few consular privileges; that perhaps consuls may be arrested and incarcerated, not merely on criminal charges, but for civil debt; and that, if they engage in trade or become the owners of immovable property, their persons certainly lose protection.

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  • An act of that year, however, organized the consular service as a branch of the civil service, with payment by a fixed salary instead of by fees; consuls were forbidden also to engage in trade, and the management of the service was put under the control of a separate department of the foreign office, created for the purpose.

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  • If a British master engage seamen at a foreign port, the engagement is sanctioned by the consul, acting as a superintendent of Mercantile Marine Offices.

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  • After his first marriage he began to engage in intrigues.

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  • As his fleet was only 57 sail in all he was not able to engage the enemy from end to end, but as the French were arranged in a line from east to west he could have fallen on the end nearest him, and could have guarded himself by telling off a part of his ships to watch the remainder.

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  • Torrington preferred to bring his fleet down in such a way that his van, consisting of the Dutch ships, should be opposite the enemy's van, his centre opposite their centre, and his rear should engage their rear.

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  • Before making this run the wheels which were to engage the upper track were painted, and the paint left by them on the upper track indicated the exact point where the machine lifted.

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  • The county council have power to appoint and pay one or more medical officers of health, who are not to hold any other appoint ment or engage in private practice without the express written consent of the council.

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  • Numerous expeditions were organized by King Leopold in the Congo basin, and the activity of the International Association and its agents began seriously to engage the attention of the European powers interested in Africa.

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  • The bank, which was granted a monopoly of banking business in the empire for fifty years, has a capital of Lsoo,000, has the power to issue notes, to mint the Abyssinian coinage, and to engage in commercial operations.

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  • Bishop Gobat having conceived the idea of sending lay missionaries into the country, who would engage in secular occupations as well as carry on missionary work, Dr Krapf returned to Abyssinia in 1855 with Mr Flad as pioneers of that mission; Krapf, however, was not permitted to remain in the country.

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  • He had previously visited Italy, and made the acquaintance of Paolo Sarpi, whom he endeavoured unsuccessfully to engage in a reformation movement.

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  • The state, for instance, could perhaps more usefully engage in some great works, such as establishing reservoirs of water for the use of town populations on a systematic plan, or making a tunnel under one of the channels between Ireland and Great Britain, or a sea-canal across Scotland between the Clyde and the Forth, or purchasing land from Irish landlords and transferring it to tenants, than allow money to fructify or not fructify, as the case may be, in the pockets of individuals.

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  • of his father he relinquished these pleasant literary employments, and resolving to engage in some settled profession selected that of medicine.

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  • The Dutch, who have retained in a debased form their own language, also engage largely in agriculture and viticulture.

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  • In this same year a Spanish fleet of fourteen sail met, but did not engage, ten buccaneer vessels which were found in the Bay of Panama.

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  • As they revolve these brushes engage the tea in the hopper, draw it out by degrees, and drop it into a compartment of a circular drum which hangs on one end is placed in the weights-pan of the balance, and is the only loose weight used with the machine.

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  • The impression made on the Scots was so great that for some years they refused to engage in another pitched battle.

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  • Their reply to this very modified show of mercy was to engage in a desperate conspiracy against him.

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  • ConTo it was added the Schism Act (1714), forbidding formity dissenters to keep schoolsor engage in tuition.

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  • They used to attend the temple in rotation, and be present at the sacrifices; and as this duty fell to each in his turn, the men of the class or family which he represented were expected in their several cities and places of abode to engage themselves in religious exercises, and especially in fasting.

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  • Such problems engage the official theologians of the Church of Rome.

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  • Two classes of boats engage in the pursuit - a large size of from 1 2 to 14 tons, manned by ten or twelve hands, and a small size of 3 or 4 tons, with a crew of five or six.

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  • The kingdom at peace and the Huguenot Richeicu party ruined, he was now able to engage upon his and policy of prudent acquisitions and apparently dis- 6ustavus interested alliances, But Gustavus Adolphus, king Adoiphus.

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  • to engage upon negotiations rendered imperative by his check in the affair of the Cologne bishopric, where his candidate was ousted by the popes.

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  • It also managed to engage private interests in state reform by creating the Grand Livre de la Dette Publique (September 1326, 1793), and enlisted peasant and bourgeois savings in social reforms by the distribution and sale of national property.

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  • Authoritative text-books specially written for the guidance of bee-keepers are numerous and cheap, and on no account should any one engage in an attempt to manage bees on modern lines without a careful perusal of one or more of these.

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  • The Red Sea ports trade largely with Arabia and engage in pearl fishery.

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  • In the typical newts (Molge) of Europe, the males are adorned during the breeding season with bright colours and crests or other ornamental dermal appendages, and, resorting to the water, they engage in a lengthy courtship accompanied by lively evolutions around the females, near which they deposit their spermatozoa in bundles on a gelatinous mass, the spermatophore, probably secreted by the cloacal gland.

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  • Schiller at this period in vain sought to engage Kant upon his Horen.

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  • It was only by degrees that philosophical problems began to engage his attention, and that the main portion of his literary activity was turned towards them.

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  • She was forbidden to engage the operator in any conversation and make the call as brief as possible.

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  • He agreed whole heartedly to engage a psychiatrist.

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  • Elderly Brandon Westlake, the only single oldie, failed to engage Cynthia's interest in his day's activities, a high country wildflower photo shoot in Governor's Basin.

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  • Once clear of town, Dean drove along at a brisk clip, trying without success to engage Martha in conversation.

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  • When the old man tried to engage him in further conversation—this time about Pumpkin Green and the general irresponsibility of today's youth—he excused himself on an important errand and left Westlake standing in the hall.

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  • Rhyn was the first to engage any demon in his way while Tamer and Erik beheaded every creature that crossed their paths.

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  • The communications and control panels were disabled, but I figured out how to engage the shields.

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  • Left with nothing else to do, Dean turned to Gladys Turnbull, more out of inn-keeper politeness than a desire to engage this strange woman in lengthy conversation.

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  • She did attempt to engage an uninterested climber in a conversation about her Great-aunt Annie being one of the founders of the Ouray Woman's Club, back in 1897 and how she helped form the Ouray Library, with her friend, the famous millionaire, of Hope Diamond fame, Tom Walsh.

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  • Or, another plan is that we can choose to engage positively with those who seem most amenable to change.

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  • I simply did not want to engage with a linear narrative.

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  • This is valuable information as we struggle with how to engage early-adopters who demonstrate a high propensity for commercial avoidance.

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  • Remember that first actuality is a kind of potentiality - a capacity to engage in the activity which is the corresponding second actuality.

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  • Some also have legal rights support for women and engage in gender advocacy.

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  • Against this conception Critchley has articulated an ethical discourse based on infinite alterity as a demand that calls us to engage with the world.

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  • Sportsmen and women therefore consume more branched-chain amino acids than anyone else, whether they engage in sports involving strength or endurance.

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  • So we do need to engage with the hard questions in this area rather than just swapping anecdotes.

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  • The first Persians to engage were the mounted archers, who rained arrows on the Spartans.

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  • Depending on which coil was energized, one or other of the phosphor bronze wipers was supposed to engage with the associated iron armature.

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  • On this occasion, we chose to prop up the bar and engage the very friendly barmaid in conversation.

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  • Each state's business Corporation Act gives business corporations carte Blanche to engage in any lawful business activity.

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  • STRING LOOP Loop bound to center of some crossbow bowstrings to engage latch.

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  • Please engage brain before posting comments on a subject you clearly know sod all about.

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  • Also a royal burgh alone had the right to engage in foreign trade.

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  • Each state's business Corporation Act gives business corporations carte blanche to engage in any lawful business activity.

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  • The introduction of criminal sanctions for individuals who engage in hard-core cartels.

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  • Seven contestants engage in mortal combat until only one remains.

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  • We ask our leaders to demonstrate commitment, not engage in hollow promises.

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  • My own government would say it should not engage in uranium conversion at the plant at Isfahan.

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  • demonstrate commitment, not engage in hollow promises.

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  • diplomacy efforts must also engage the wider world, from Europe to Latin America.

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  • As a result, people feel increasingly disenfranchised and increasingly disinclined to engage with future consultations.

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  • The aim is to engage with parents nationwide to help them make an informed choice about real diapers and single-use disposables.

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  • I will resist the temptation to engage in a philosophical disquisition on what counts as news.

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  • The idea that they might employ an economist or someone to engage with the community is newer still.

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  • People who engage the services of contract workers employed by someone else.

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  • empowered to engage external auditors / agencies / consultants as required.

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  • encouraged to engage critically with the required reading.

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  • engage in lengthy conversations about Dan, mind.

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  • engage in a genuine debate on the issue.

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  • engage in business discussions with our private banking division.

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  • engage with key stakeholders on a regular basis.

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  • engage with audiences and acknowledge that we need to improve on this.

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  • engage with the community in developing any scheme.

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  • engage scale to the number of players engaging in battle for a unique and intense experience every time.

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  • Indeed, the best ESOL sessions engage and stretch learners to handle complex language in emotionally and intellectually engaging contexts.

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  • exacts great personal cost from those who engage in it, and from their families.

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  • A brave attempt to explain a big subject, with more interactive exhibits to engage the casual visitor.

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  • Our role is to engage children in quality learning experiences, giving them the best possible start in life.

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  • His landmark book on improvisation proved that musical experimentalism could engage a wide audience across many fields with issues of vital importance to humanity.

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  • A web site makes great eye candy, but can your web site engage senses other than sight?

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  • This would be impossible to achieve with wild birds so we engage a professional falconer with whom we have worked over many years.

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  • find men even more difficult to engage than their sons and most dads won't go near school unless absolutely necessary.

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  • This section of the Engage East Midlands website will be updated every fortnight.

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  • Only having established a secure foundation, we are in a position to engage in ethical rhetoric.

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  • The games, created in traditional carnival style with a new futuristic twist, will engage and entertain concert goers before the shows.

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  • There is also a large, spacious hall which will encourage the children to engage in team games, especially in wet weather.

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  • hard coreroduction of criminal sanctions for individuals who engage in hard-core cartels.

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  • Acupuncture: visible holism will therefore engage the attention of both students and practitioners, believers and skeptics alike.

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  • Do not engage in rough, physical or sexually provocative games, including horseplay.

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  • They may engage in dangerous activities such as smoking or climbing icefalls in winter.

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  • Now, the converts are so thoroughly immersed in the belief system that they are prepared to engage in street battles.

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  • New technology can also be used to improve the way citizens engage with each other and with democratic institutions.

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  • To make a booking, customers would normally engage in a conversation with the server making multiple method invocations.

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  • Tony Hams: We are especially keen to engage more effectively with young people.

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  • mind-boggling facts and figures will engage every reader.

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  • developing A Marketing Mindset How can organizations develop a marketing mind-set to help them build credibility and engage their organizations in learning?

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  • The aim of Tier 2 services is to engage drug misusers in treatment and to reduce drug-related harm.

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  • modernityts on this course engage with this problem and articulate alternative modernities in a Transatlantic context.

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  • Dietician and consultant nutritionist Sian Porter said: " Food we eat has to be suited to activities we engage in.

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  • orchestra conductor, for instance, would not engage player without auditioning their instrument.

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  • Employing these tactics enabled each wave of two-ship pairs to engage tanks selectively and avoid dropping ordnance on less significant targets.

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  • Users will be a mouse-click away from speaking to the entire postgraduate orthodontics community and will hopefully engage in broad discussion.

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  • We need to engage with our culture and the issues it raises and faces, not bury our heads like the proverbial ostrich.

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  • If you are going to do musicals, you must engage directors who know how to bring panache and sparkle to the production.

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  • I intend to install parking meters and engage the services of wheel clampers to ensure that the tax is collected.

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  • Whilst the village parson would often engage in illicit smuggling, other smugglers too were not quite what they seemed.

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  • As video encourages passivity, it can prove difficult to engage the attention of students.

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  • The book fails to engage directly with the major postmodernist philosophers.

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  • An axiom of experienced freelance information professionals is ' never engage without enthusiasm ' .

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  • We ask our leaders to demonstrate commitment, not engage in hollow promises.

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  • Don't engage in or allow any sexually provocative games involving or observed by children, whether based on talking or touching.

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  • One question about db pullovers - should I first engage the lats?

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  • Try to write in a lively fashion and engage the casual reader rather than write as if for a journal publication.

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  • The big anti-war protests in late 2002 and early 2003 also rehabilitated mass mobilization as a way to engage in politics.

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  • You engage in " behavior modification ": not going out at dusk, wearing mosquito repellent all the time.

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  • In short a ' treatment resistive, non-compliant and difficult to engage ' client group.

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  • But their role is to do precisely that - gather reliable information, not engage in Populist rhetoric like Sarkozy.

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  • You will never be required to cash a check or engage in any other financially risky activity.

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  • We will engage other nations to join in accelerating our efforts to finally eradicate this scourge.

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  • scrapeould engage ' bottom gear ' and slither down on our bottoms, backpacks scraping along behind.

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  • Having been extremely cautious throughout the fight, McIlroy was again urged by his trainer Arthur Melrose to engage the scrapper from Swansea.

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  • seduce readers, followed by excellent content to engage them.

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  • The teaching seems clear: disciples are not to engage in violence, including self-defense.

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  • The SWP needs to engage in some open and honest critical self-examination.

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  • Impotence is the inability to maintain an erection long enough to engage in normal sexual intercourse.

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  • shoals of barracuda that usually engage in a feeding frenzy at first light.

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  • sit-up channels engage and entertain whilst offering tremendous product quality and value for money.

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  • Please engage brain before posting comments on a subject you clearly know sod all about.

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  • The new atlantis moved forward to try and engage the target with the Simrad scanning sonar but without success.

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  • let thine own business engage thine attention; leave the care of the state to the governors thereof.

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  • tooted racks in the center of the track that engage with cogs under the carriages.

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  • Not allow or engage in inappropriate touching of any form.

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  • tranquilizeo time to engage in the luxury of cooling off or to take the tranquilizing drug of gradualism.

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  • More importantly, can there be any greater treachery for a British director to engage upon than ' going Hollywood '?

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  • trenchant critics failed to engage with the pragmatic compromises involved in doing anything in such an environment.

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  • But the real way forward for the Brazilian left is to try to engage with militant trade unionists and the active social movements?

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  • Men will identify with him, while most of the women I know will engage in some very wishful thinking.

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  • In fact simply having a worldview with no means to engage in struggle is worse than useless.

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  • A series of case studies show the diversity of techniques used to hear from and engage youth.

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  • plevire or plebire, to undertake or engage for someone, cf.

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  • Torquemada to be grand inquisitor of Spain; and he offered plenary indulgence to all who would engage in a crusade against the Waldenses.

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  • It was a cavalry melee, in which the common code of honour caused Macedonian and Persian chieftains to engage hand to hand, and at the end of the day the relics of the Persian army were in flight, leaving the high-roads of Asia Minor clear for the invader.

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  • The Chinese difficulty, so far as the mining population was concerned, was solved by the exhaustion of the extensive alluvial deposits; the miners' prejudice against the race, however, still exists, though they are no longer serious competitors, and the laws of some of the states forbid any Chinese to engage in mining without the express authority in writing of the minister of mines.

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  • About a hundred members who refused to engage not to attempt to change the form of government were excluded on the 12th of September.

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  • Sometimes, especially in the case of overhead travelling cranes for very heavy loads, the chain is a special pitch chain, formed of flat links pinned together, and the barrel is reduced to a wheel provided with teeth, or " sprockets," which engage in the links.

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  • The Post Office proposed to engage in active competition with the telephone companies, but the Treasury at that time opposed this policy on the ground that the state should at most be ready to supplement and not to supersede private enterprise.

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  • intervened so as to leave Matthias free to engage in a projected crusade against the Turks, which subsequent political complications, however, rendered impossible.

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  • ViscontiVenosta and Minghetti, moreover, wisely resisted the chancellors pressure to override the Law of Guarantees and to engage in an Italian Kulturkampf.

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  • The problem of the origin of the world was the first to engage man's speculative activity.

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  • (2) That in case the crown and imperial dignity of this realm shall hereafter come to any person not being a native of this kingdom of England, this nation be not obliged to engage in any war for the defence of any dominions or territories which do not belong to the Crown of England, without the consent of parliament.

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  • He became first a postmaster near Lyons, and in 1841 was appointed, through the influence of some of his friends who had risen to posts of power, member of a scientific commission on Algeria, which led him to engage in researches concerning North Africa and colonization in general.

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  • On such lines the beginning of a rack section is provided with a piece of rack mounted on springs, so that the pinions of the engine engage smoothly with the teeth.

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  • The revolt thus became important enough to engage the attention of the governor of Coele-Syria and Phoenicia, if not of Lysias the regent himself.

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  • Restrictions on their occupations were everywhere common, and as the Church forbade Christians to engage in usury, this was the only trade open to the Jews.

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  • Thus the study of the economic life of the middle ages is one of the most complicated subjects which can engage the attention of man.

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  • Great Britain must never conduct her affairs so that the navy of any one power could engage her at any moment with a reasonable prospect of success.

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  • On the other hand Oken (Isis, 1842, pp. 39 1 -394), though giving a summary of Nitzsch's results and classification, was more sparing of his praise, and prefaced his remarks by asserting that he could not refrain from laughter when he looked at the plates in Nitzsch's work, since they reminded him of the plucked fowls hanging in a poulterer's shop, and goes on to say that, as the author always had the luck to engage in researches of which nobody thought, so had he the luck to print them where nobody sought them.

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  • In these last the ballad-mongers, not to let their native hero be outdone by the Amadises, the Esplandians, and the Felixmartes, engage him in the most extravagant adventures - making war upon the king of France and upon the emperor, receiving embassies from the soldan of Persia, bearding the pope at Rome, and performing other feats not mentioned even in the Poem or the Chronicle.

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  • Among more eminent Genoese cartographers are Joannes da Carignano 1344), Petrus Vesconte, who worked in 1311 and 1327, and is the draughtsman of the maps illustrating Marino Sanuto's Liber secretorum fidelium crucis, which was to have roused Christendom to engage in another crusade (figs.

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  • Promising pupils are frequently sent to Vienna University, with scholarships, which may be forfeited if the holders engage in political agitation.

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  • Janissaries leisure to engage in plots against the sultan, and in order to occupy them and to remove them from the capital advantage was taken of the king of Poland having intervened in the affairs of Transylvania and the principalities to declare war against him.

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  • Nevertheless by mid=day their strength was well-nigh exhausted, whilst the Prussian reserve, eighteen battalions of guards under Kalckreuth, stood intact and ready to engage.

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  • Having secretly got a battering train into Almeida and directed Hill, as a blind, to engage Soult by threatening Badajoz, he suddenly (Jan.

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  • Hence they deliberately refuse to engage in casuistry of the old-fashioned sort.

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  • Efforts have been made, however, to engage in foreign trade, and subsidies were offered for a passenger and freight service to the United States.

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  • The extractive or forest industries of Brazil were among the first to engage the attention of Europeans, and have always been considered a principal source of colonial and national wealth.

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  • Campbell himself made the extraordinary declaration that to engage in a duel which could not be declined without infamy (i.e.

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  • One strong motive which had impelled him to engage in this enterprise was his anxious desire to establish more friendly relations between England and France, and to dispel those feelings of mutual jealousy and alarm which were so frequently breaking forth and jeopardizing peace between the two countries.

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  • Every nobleman had the right to engage in trade toll-free, to the great detriment of their competitors the burgesses.

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  • Leopold, intent on the doings of his perennial rival Louis XIV., was 10th to engage in an eastern war even for the liberation of Hungary, which he regarded as of far less importance than a strip or two of German territory on the Rhine.

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  • It would be necessary for the court to engage in endless inquiries as to the true inwardness of a man's mind, whether his state of ignorance existed at the time of the commission of the offence, whether such a condition of mind was inevitable or brought about merely by indifference on his part.

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  • But it is noticeable that where women engage in occupations of a more than usually strenuous nature, they frequently don male costume while at their work; as, for instance, women who work in mines (Belgium) and who tend cattle (Switzerland, Tirol).

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  • She took part in the Russian revolutionary movement of 1905 in Russian Poland, but soon returned to Germany in order to engage in extreme Communist propaganda and founded together with Karl Liebknecht the Spartacus League.

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  • The first article declared that " The high contracting parties engage to take such measures as shall constitute an absolute and complete guarantee that no open or disguised bounty shall be granted on the manufacture or exportation of sugar."

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  • For some years the hostile fleets continued to harass each other and engage in petty skirmishes, as if to measure their strength and prepare for a final effort.

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  • There were 12 foreign steamship lines trading at Peruvian ports in 1908, some of them making regular trips up and down the coast at frequent intervals and carrying much of its coastwise traffic. Foreign sailing vessels since 1886 have not been permitted to engage in this traffic, but permission is given to steamships on application and under certain conditions.

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  • On the 8th of March about 1 p.m., the "Merrimac," commanded by Commodore Franklin Buchanan (1795-1871), steamed down the Elizabeth accompanied by two one-gun gun-boats, to engage the wooden fleet of the Federals, consisting of the frigate "Congress," 50 guns, and the sloop "Cumberland," 30 guns, both sailing vessels, anchored off Newport News, and 1 For the idea of the low free-board and the revolving turret Ericsson was indebted to Theodore R.

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  • The enemy sailed north from Samos and in a battle off Embata (between Erythrae and Chios) defeated Chares, who, without the consent of his colleagues, had ventured to engage them in a storm.

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  • Corps was to engage, but not to push its attack home until the Guard could co-operate.

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  • Observing this, Burgundy resolved to throw forward his right towards Oudenarde to engage and hold the main body of the Allies before their line of battle could be formed.

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  • On the 10th of July Charles quitted Sweden to engage in his Polish adventure.

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  • Thus when Tromp appeared "at the back of the Goodwins" with a fleet of 80 war-ships and a crowd of merchant vessels on the 29th of November, Blake was not in a position to engage him with any assured prospect of success.

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  • Under his command the fleet made no attempt to blockade the Dutch coast, but was turned from its proper work to engage in a prize-hunting plot with the king of Denmark.

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  • After a year and a half in London, Franklin was persuaded by a friend named Denham, a Quaker merchant, to return with him to America and engage in mercantile business; he accordingly gave up printing, but a few days before sailing he received a tempting offer to remain and give lessons in swimming - his feats as a swimmer having given him considerable reputation - and he says that he might have consented " had the overtures been sooner made."

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  • This reform he thought should be carried out by a council, even against the pope's will; and he was destined to engage in many fruitless negotiations to this end before the council of Trent at last assembled a score of years later.

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  • A prolonged fight now ensued, in which the Bavarians had the worst of it, and Weert, returning at last to the field, dared not attempt to engage afresh.

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  • The increased importance of concealment for one's own guns and the certainty of being called upon to engage concealed targets, brought indirect laying into great prominence (see also Artillery).

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  • the Porte found it necessary, in the absence of duly qualified countrymen of their own, to engage the services of natives, Greek, Armenian, or Levantine, more or less thoroughly acquainted with the language, laws and administration of the country.

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  • It is probable that from an early age his inquiring disposition led him to engage in travels, both in Greece and in foreign countries.

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  • Repeated orders sent to the commander of the division left by D'Erlon failed to induce him to engage his command decisively, and thus Napoleon obtained no direct co-operation from his left wing on this, the first decisive day of the campaign.

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  • If confronted by a rear-guard he would drive it off and occupy Quatre Bras; and if Wellington was still there the marshal would promptly engage and hold fast the Anglo-Dutch army, and report to the emperor.

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  • The Company promised to permit the patroons to engage in the fur trade, whenever it had no commissary of its own, subject to a tax of one guilder (40 cents) on each skin, and to engage in other trade along the coast from Newfoundland to Florida subject to a tax of 5% on goods shipped to Europe.

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  • But the attack failed; subsequent attempts were defeated far from the waterway, and at the end of 1917 the British had reached southern Palestine, and the Turkish army was on the defensive, with other matters than the Canal to engage its attention.

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  • On the 9th, by Oyama's orders, Nogi extended northward instead of further swinging in south-eastward, Oku now occupied all the original line of the 3rd Army, Nozu alone was left on the south front, and Kuroki and Kawamura began to engage Linievich seriously.

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  • in 1193 to engage in a further revolt; but the captivity of his brother-in-law Richard I., king of England, led to a reconciliation.

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  • For this territory the grand-masters, within nine months of their election, were in future to render homage to the Polish king; but, on the other hand, the king undertook not to make war or engage in any important enterprise without the consent of the Prussian province, and vice versa.

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  • Saussier had to engage in numerous fights.

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  • Lack of time alone prevented him from carrying into effect such projects as the piercing of the Isthmus of Corinth, whose object was to promote trade and intercourse throughout the Roman dominions, and we are told that at the time of his death he was contemplating the extension of the empire to its natural frontiers, and was about to engage in a war with Parthia with the object of carrying Roman arms to the Euphrates.

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  • In his last moments he cursed both the Bourbons and Admiral Sir Sidney Smith for having induced him to engage in this reckless adventure (1806).

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  • The power to declare war formally belongs to Congress; but the executive may, without an act of Congress, virtually engage in hostilities and thus bring about a state of war, as happened in 184546, when war broke out with Mexico.

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  • A new constitution was adopted in 1875, which omitted the guaranty of the previous constitution that no one should be denied suffrage on account of race, colour or previous condition of servitude, and forbade the state to engage in internal improvements or to give its credit to any private enterprise.

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  • the fossa navicularis the mouth of one of these is sometimes so large that it may engage the point of a small catheter and is known as the lacuna magna.

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  • On the 12th of October 1864 he assumed command of the North Atlantic blockading squadron, then about to engage in a combined military and naval expedition against Fort Fisher, North Carolina.

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  • 300 some Koreans were sent from Japan to China to engage competent people to teach the arts of weaving and preparing silk goods.

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  • 1 Within the limit of this article it is not possible to give a complete account of this most intricate branch of physics; the writer therefore confines himself to a summary of the problems which now engage scientific attention, referring the reader for details to H.

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  • As to the sacraments and the relations of Methodism to the Church of England the decision was: "We engage to follow strictly the plan which Mr Wesley left us."

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  • Scaliger, whose habit it was to engage his young friends in the editing of some classical text.

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  • The first pioneers who went forth to engage in this difficult enterprise came from the secluded Celtic Churches of Ireland and the Scottish Highlands.

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  • It joined the Hanseatic league in 1270, and about the same time began to engage in the linen manufacture, which was greatly extended during the 16th and 17th centuries by a number of refugees from the Netherlands.

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  • With seal skins the process is longer than with any other fur preparation and the series of processes engage many specialists, each man being constantly kept upon one section of the work.

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  • One of the first abuses to engage the attention of the new body was the practice of pharmacy by unqualified persons, and in 1845 Bell drew up the draft of a bill to deal with the matter, one of the provisions of which was the recognition of the Pharmaceutical Society as the governing body in all questions connected with pharmacy.

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  • Gibbon, describing his first stay at Lausanne (1752-1755), writes in his Autobiography, "the logic of de Crousaz had prepared me to engage with his master Locke and his antagonist Bayle."

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  • But up till 1860 it was only native-prepared phormium that was known in the market, and it was on the material so carefully, but wastefully, selected that the reputation of the fibre was built up. The troubles with the Maoris at that period led the colonists to engage in the industry, and the sudden demand for all available fibres caused soon afterwards by the Civil War in America greatly stimulated their endeavours.

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  • But the emperors were not merely absent, they had to engage in struggles in which they exhausted the energies necessary to enforce obedience at home; and, in order to obtain help, they were sometimes glad to concede advantages to which, under other conditions, they would have tenaciously clung.

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  • The attacking force was disposed in three groups: (i) the Alexandra, Sultan and Superb, outside the reef, to engage the Ras-el-Tin and the earthworks under weigh; (2) the Monarch, Invincible and Penelope, inside the harbour, to engage the Meks batteries; and (3) the Inflexible and Temeraire, to take up assigned stations outside the reef and to co-operate, with the inshore squadron.

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  • The khedive appears to have been aware of the risks to be incurred, and in a private letter he informed the general that I rely upon your prudence and ability not to engage the enemy except under the most favorable circumstances.

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  • His activity was in so far a misfortune as it led him to attempt too many things at once, and engage in undertakings so costly that oppression became necessary to provide the funds for them.

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  • No Afghan will pursue a handicraft or keep a shop, though the Ghilzai Povindahs engage largely in travelling trade and transport of goods.

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  • They are known as "Conchs," and engage in sponge fishing.

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  • The marriages of children engage the earliest attention of the parents.

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  • They were at first forbidden to engage in commerce or agriculture, to carry firearms, to possess or manufacture gunpowder.

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  • So also when members of the Baidya, or physician, caste of Bengal, ranging next to that of the Brahman, farm land on tenure," they will on no account hold the plough, or engage in any form of manual labour, and thus necessarily carry on their cultivation by means of hired servants "(H.

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  • The most important of these, the Dadu Panthi sect, founded by Dadu about the year 1600, has a numerous following in Ajmir and Marwar, one section of whom, the Nagas, engage largely in military service, whilst the others are either householders or mendicants.

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  • In the Christian Church there was from the earliest age a leaning to excessive asceticism, and it needed a severe struggle on the part of Paul, and of the Catholic teachers who followed him, to secure for the baptized the right to be married, to own property, to engage in war and commerce, or to assume public office.

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  • But a new agency began to engage the speculations of thinkers, the moral values of action embodied in the Deed.

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  • Destitution on the frontiers led the Triennial Convention to engage extensively in home mission work (1817 onward), and in 1832 the American Baptist Home Mission Society was constituted for the promotion of this work.

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  • Engineers and other specialists are recruited on various terms. A certain number, again varying from year to year, almost from month to month, are allowed to engage for the full 12 years with the colours (long service).

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  • He accompanied his brother, Arthur Lee, to England in 1766 to engage in mercantile pursuits, joined the Wilkes faction, and in 1775 was elected an alderman of London, then a life-position.

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  • In the next year it was ceded to Servia by the Bulgarian tsar Samuel, but revolted, in alliance with Ragusa, and only submitted in 1184, as a protected state, preserving intact its republican institutions, and its right to conclude treaties and engage in war.

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  • It is now admitted that, apart from treaty, custom has established very few consular privileges; that perhaps consuls may be arrested and incarcerated, not merely on criminal charges, but for civil debt; and that, if they engage in trade or become the owners of immovable property, their persons certainly lose protection.

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  • An act of that year, however, organized the consular service as a branch of the civil service, with payment by a fixed salary instead of by fees; consuls were forbidden also to engage in trade, and the management of the service was put under the control of a separate department of the foreign office, created for the purpose.

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  • If a British master engage seamen at a foreign port, the engagement is sanctioned by the consul, acting as a superintendent of Mercantile Marine Offices.

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  • After his first marriage he began to engage in intrigues.

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  • As his fleet was only 57 sail in all he was not able to engage the enemy from end to end, but as the French were arranged in a line from east to west he could have fallen on the end nearest him, and could have guarded himself by telling off a part of his ships to watch the remainder.

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  • Torrington preferred to bring his fleet down in such a way that his van, consisting of the Dutch ships, should be opposite the enemy's van, his centre opposite their centre, and his rear should engage their rear.

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  • Before making this run the wheels which were to engage the upper track were painted, and the paint left by them on the upper track indicated the exact point where the machine lifted.

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  • The county council have power to appoint and pay one or more medical officers of health, who are not to hold any other appoint ment or engage in private practice without the express written consent of the council.

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  • Numerous expeditions were organized by King Leopold in the Congo basin, and the activity of the International Association and its agents began seriously to engage the attention of the European powers interested in Africa.

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  • The bank, which was granted a monopoly of banking business in the empire for fifty years, has a capital of Lsoo,000, has the power to issue notes, to mint the Abyssinian coinage, and to engage in commercial operations.

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  • Bishop Gobat having conceived the idea of sending lay missionaries into the country, who would engage in secular occupations as well as carry on missionary work, Dr Krapf returned to Abyssinia in 1855 with Mr Flad as pioneers of that mission; Krapf, however, was not permitted to remain in the country.

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  • His chair was one of Southern Literature, but, neglecting his proper subject, he chose, in conjunction with Michelet, to engage in a violent polemic with the Jesuits and with Ultramontanism.

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  • He had previously visited Italy, and made the acquaintance of Paolo Sarpi, whom he endeavoured unsuccessfully to engage in a reformation movement.

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  • The state, for instance, could perhaps more usefully engage in some great works, such as establishing reservoirs of water for the use of town populations on a systematic plan, or making a tunnel under one of the channels between Ireland and Great Britain, or a sea-canal across Scotland between the Clyde and the Forth, or purchasing land from Irish landlords and transferring it to tenants, than allow money to fructify or not fructify, as the case may be, in the pockets of individuals.

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  • of his father he relinquished these pleasant literary employments, and resolving to engage in some settled profession selected that of medicine.

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  • The Dutch, who have retained in a debased form their own language, also engage largely in agriculture and viticulture.

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  • In this same year a Spanish fleet of fourteen sail met, but did not engage, ten buccaneer vessels which were found in the Bay of Panama.

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  • As they revolve these brushes engage the tea in the hopper, draw it out by degrees, and drop it into a compartment of a circular drum which hangs on one end is placed in the weights-pan of the balance, and is the only loose weight used with the machine.

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  • The impression made on the Scots was so great that for some years they refused to engage in another pitched battle.

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  • Their reply to this very modified show of mercy was to engage in a desperate conspiracy against him.

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  • ConTo it was added the Schism Act (1714), forbidding formity dissenters to keep schoolsor engage in tuition.

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  • They used to attend the temple in rotation, and be present at the sacrifices; and as this duty fell to each in his turn, the men of the class or family which he represented were expected in their several cities and places of abode to engage themselves in religious exercises, and especially in fasting.

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  • Such problems engage the official theologians of the Church of Rome.

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  • Two classes of boats engage in the pursuit - a large size of from 1 2 to 14 tons, manned by ten or twelve hands, and a small size of 3 or 4 tons, with a crew of five or six.

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  • The kingdom at peace and the Huguenot Richeicu party ruined, he was now able to engage upon his and policy of prudent acquisitions and apparently dis- 6ustavus interested alliances, But Gustavus Adolphus, king Adoiphus.

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  • to engage upon negotiations rendered imperative by his check in the affair of the Cologne bishopric, where his candidate was ousted by the popes.

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  • It also managed to engage private interests in state reform by creating the Grand Livre de la Dette Publique (September 1326, 1793), and enlisted peasant and bourgeois savings in social reforms by the distribution and sale of national property.

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  • Authoritative text-books specially written for the guidance of bee-keepers are numerous and cheap, and on no account should any one engage in an attempt to manage bees on modern lines without a careful perusal of one or more of these.

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  • The Red Sea ports trade largely with Arabia and engage in pearl fishery.

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  • In the typical newts (Molge) of Europe, the males are adorned during the breeding season with bright colours and crests or other ornamental dermal appendages, and, resorting to the water, they engage in a lengthy courtship accompanied by lively evolutions around the females, near which they deposit their spermatozoa in bundles on a gelatinous mass, the spermatophore, probably secreted by the cloacal gland.

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  • Schiller at this period in vain sought to engage Kant upon his Horen.

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  • It was only by degrees that philosophical problems began to engage his attention, and that the main portion of his literary activity was turned towards them.

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  • One question about db pullovers - should I first engage the lats?

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  • Try to write in a lively fashion and engage the casual reader rather than write as if for a journal publication.

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  • The big anti-war protests in late 2002 and early 2003 also rehabilitated mass mobilization as a way to engage in politics.

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  • This type of online activity will always engage the more reluctant learners.

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  • You engage in " behavior modification ": not going out at dusk, wearing mosquito repellent all the time.

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  • In short a ' treatment resistive, non-compliant and difficult to engage ' client group.

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  • But their role is to do precisely that - gather reliable information, not engage in populist rhetoric like Sarkozy.

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  • You will never be required to cash a check or engage in any other financially risky activity.

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  • We will engage other nations to join in accelerating our efforts to finally eradicate this scourge.

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  • We would engage ' bottom gear ' and slither down on our bottoms, backpacks scraping along behind.

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  • Having been extremely cautious throughout the fight, McIlroy was again urged by his trainer Arthur Melrose to engage the scrapper from Swansea.

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  • A good subject line should seduce readers, followed by excellent content to engage them.

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  • The teaching seems clear: disciples are not to engage in violence, including self-defense.

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  • A neglected bird will engage in self-destructive behavior, like plucking its own feathers out or making lots of noise.

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  • The SWP needs to engage in some open and honest critical self-examination.

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  • Impotence is the inability to maintain an erection long enough to engage in normal sexual intercourse.

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  • The rock attracts large shoals of barracuda that usually engage in a feeding frenzy at first light.

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  • Based on the belief shopping should be fun, sit-up channels engage and entertain whilst offering tremendous product quality and value for money.

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  • The new atlantis moved forward to try and engage the target with the Simrad scanning sonar but without success.

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  • The 2nd gear teeth that engage with the synchro ring had worn away.

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  • Let thine own business engage thine attention; leave the care of the state to the governors thereof.

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  • It has tooted racks in the center of the track that engage with cogs under the carriages.

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  • Not allow or engage in inappropriate touching of any form.

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  • This is no time to engage in the luxury of cooling off or to take the tranquilizing drug of gradualism.

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  • More importantly, can there be any greater treachery for a British director to engage upon than ' going Hollywood '?

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  • Many of the most trenchant critics failed to engage with the pragmatic compromises involved in doing anything in such an environment.

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  • A national framework for credit will also be essential in developing the flexibility needed to engage underrepresented learners.

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  • But the real way forward for the Brazilian left is to try to engage with militant trade unionists and the active social movements?

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  • They even engage in unscripted conversations with each other and you.

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  • Rapid prototyping will engage the industrial partners in pilot applications which validate the methodology.

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  • Men will identify with him, while most of the women I know will engage in some very wishful thinking.

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  • In fact simply having a worldview with no means to engage in struggle is worse than useless.

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  • A series of case studies show the diversity of techniques used to hear from and engage youth.

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  • You don't want to just engage with your users, you want to be over-engaged with them.

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  • They have their own developmental and play-based needs, so search for toys that will stimulate and engage your toddler, while providing him or her with hours of fun.

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  • Dora the Explorer is a popular cartoon character created to engage pre-schoolers in a play-along learning adventure.

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  • There are plenty of games out there that are so old-fashioned they won't engage guests, while others are designed just to embarrass the honoree.

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  • Instead, Baby Einstein products are created to engage children in the process of learning and inspire them to take notice of the world around them.

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  • The best phones require just a push of a one button and replacement of the receiver back onto its cradle to connect the conversation and engage the speaker.

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  • Clutch: Put the bike in first gear and engage the clutch as you roll the bike.

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  • When you release the clutch you should notice the clutch friction engage smoothly.

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  • Brakes: Place the bike in neutral, and while rolling it engage the front and rear brakes one at a time to make sure they engage smoothly.

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  • If you plan to travel or engage in any tourism activities around any of the outlet malls, consider taking advantage of some of the Premium Outlets' offers.

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  • They engage your cat's mind as well as his body; both are necessary to keep your cat completely healthy.

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  • They step into the box, knead at the litter, perhaps they spin around a few times and then they engage in the most personal of practices.

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  • Even if your cat's symptoms are mild, you must engage in whatever ritual possible to free your cat from mites.

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  • Pet owners will often need to engage in a little cat-catching when it comes to veterinarian visits or bath times, alongside certain occasions that involve stuffing kitty into a cat carrier.

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  • They will sleep together, share toys, groom each other and engage in fun activities.

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  • Seen as an answer to every teacher's dilemma of reluctant male readers, the deadpan wit and cartoonish character illustrations have what it takes to engage students and keep them reading.

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  • Whether they choose to snuggle up and listen to a short story or hear it aloud and then act it out, there are many ways for parents to engage in audio books and support their kids in listening to them.

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  • While nothing can replace a quite moment reading a traditional book with your child, digital books can engage your child in amazing new ways.

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  • If he decides that he does not want anything to do with the child or only wants very limited contact, obey his wishes but leave the door open for when he decides he wants to engage with his child.

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  • What activity you engage in isn't as important is the fact that you are doing something together!

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  • Recycling is a responsible practice that computer users should engage in because it makes sense on so many levels and really isn't much harder than throwing the cartridges away in the garbage bin.

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  • If you approach the room design as though you are embarking on a project together, and if you are willing to engage in a little bit of give and take, then you will end up with a room that both you and your teen will feel proud of.

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  • Choosing bedroom color schemes can be a challenge, but you can easily narrow down your options by evaluating your personal style as well as how much time you spend and the activities you engage in within the space.

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  • Since veneers don't stain, they're a popular choice among those who smoke, drink a lot of coffee and engage in other habits that can consistantly stain the teeth.

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  • Lush does their testing on humans instead, and never buys ingredients from other companies that engage in animal testing.

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  • There are plenty of online preschool games at Funschool.Kaboose.com which are designed to be colorful and to engage your child in a fun learning experience.

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  • Games can be used to capture a child's attention and engage them in learning while having fun.

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  • Dogfight - Wage war in your German Fw-190, and engage the enemy in dogfights.

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  • Players will engage in activities such as exercising their pets, feeding them, seeking virtual veterinary care, buying supplies, and more.

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  • Users are able to set up profiles, create their own websites, and engage in a variety of activities.

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  • You can also engage is simple speed tests to get listed on the high score board or just take some lessons.

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  • There are a number of exercise-related activities that you can engage in with your dog, including walking, jogging and playing fetch.

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  • Neopets contains many themed areas for your Neopet to visit and games and activities you can engage in.

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  • Whether you're trying to catch up on your favorite shows or engage in a little nostalgia, you can do it online.

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  • Rather, try to engage him in an activity, and then use your zoom to shoot tight shots of his facial features making sure to capture moments when he is most expressive.

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  • Crops: Engage with others who love scrapbooking, meet new people, and gain inspiration.

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  • Remember to photograph your travel companions as they try new foods or engage in fun activities.

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  • In other words, they were trained to engage in combat while traversing the mountain on skis.

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  • If you want to engage your children in a family-friendly New Year's Eve experience, check out Whistler's First Night program.

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  • Train yourself to disengage from the moment and engage in visualization when you sense feelings of panic starting to get the best of you.

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  • Making it a point to set time aside to engage in some of these activities is important.

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  • Many people with pent up anxiety will engage in sports such as football, baseball, or tennis.

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  • Many people who lead stressful lives do so because they don't take the time to exercise or engage in physical activities.

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  • Learning how to walk away from stressful situations is the first step in relieving tension and anxiety, and then you can engage in things that will help you feel less stressed.

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  • There are many activities for stress management that you can engage in to enjoy greater levels of relaxation.

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  • There two factors together will help to reduce your stress levels because the easier the activity the likelier you'll be to engage in it.

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  • The best way to deal with dress is to decide what type of stress it is and then engage in activities that specifically target that type of stress.

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  • Remember, inaction, like that of shifting your mindset, or deciding not to engage in conflict, is every bit as powerful as saying or doing something.

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  • The activities you can engage in are endless!

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  • Meditation, while beneficial, is a contrary practice to what activities in which you may normally engage.

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  • Engage in some activities and really get to know yourself.

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  • Moderators can ensure the safety of a chat room by policing users and removing those who engage in inappropriate behavior.

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  • I do know that some celebrities I know are wearing clothing that are made from organic products - because it helps the environment, or clothing that is made in "sweatshop free" factories, that don't engage in unfair labor practices.

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  • Often they have adapted the teen lingo, are aware of text message shorthand, and are ready to engage you in a conversation.

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  • Members engage in community service and conservation projects while also taking part in teambuilding activities.

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  • Others will steal money from their parents or engage in criminal behavior to acquire the money to pay for their supply.

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  • Some teens will engage in certain activities, such as sexual acts, in exchange for drugs.

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  • These personal characteristics don't automatically qualify a child as a high school bully, but they are seen in many children who engage in these behaviors.

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  • Engage in counseling for yourself, your family or with your teen.

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  • Since teenage girls who engage in drinking tend to do it more for emotional reasons, they might not realize that they are in trouble until it is too late.

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  • They do things they later regret: Teenage girls who drink tend to let their guard down too soon and engage in behavior they regret later or make rash decisions that have serious consequences.

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  • They might regularly engage in risky behavior or make poor decisions.

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  • Refuse to laugh or engage in the teasing.

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  • Therapists have skills to help your teenager open up and discover the real reasons why he has chosen to join the wrong crowd and engage in risky or illegal behaviors.

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  • You can engage all of the guests by inviting them to vote on whether or not each answer will match.

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  • Do you regularly cross personal boundaries or engage in behaviors you normally would not participate in?

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  • You may also be irrational and engage in risky situations.

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  • This can cause a user to engage in risky behavior such as criminal activity, driving under the influence or having multiple sex partners without using protection.

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  • People suffering from alcoholism may lose their jobs, have relationship problems, isolate themselves and engage in risky and illegal behaviors.

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  • The specific type of exercise that an addict could engage in will depend on his or her preferences and physical limitations.

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  • The two constantly engage in scuffles that range from mild, humorous tiffs to all-out wars of violent proportions.

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  • While students have always borrowed papers from friends, the Internet has made it even easier to engage in plagiarism.

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  • College cheerleaders engage in a vigorous sport involving gymnastics, music, dancing, tumbling, stunts and yes, cheers.

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  • Applicants must demonstrate a readiness to engage in advanced study by showcasing above-average written communications skills, articulating well-developed academic goals, and showing evidence of self-direction and previous academic success.

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  • Day Three - Juneau: Explore Alaska's capital city, take a walk up Mendenhall Glacier and engage in one of many shore excursions.

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  • If you plan to engage in play with your dog, a simple tennis ball can provide be a lot of fun for both of you.

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  • Engage him in a game of fetch or Frisbee.

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  • Patient owners will find that, after time, they will have a new hobby to engage in with their favorite four-legged friend.

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  • However, unless you are experienced with home improvement projects, it is recommended that you engage a contractor to install the siding for you.

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  • If you're the type of man who appreciates a good laugh and likes to engage others in light hearted conversation, you'll want to know where to find your own conversation starter, or tee shirt.

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  • What better way to shun the masses (an intrinsic part of punk's "uniqueness") than to abstain from that which the masses routinely engage in (in this case, recreational drugs, drinking, and smoking)?

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  • A man could hunt or engage in other brisk outdoor activities and keep warm and comfortable, while also looking sharp.

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  • Whether you engage in water aerobics or you just like to wade in the shallow end, a swimsuit is essential for enjoying summertime water activities.

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  • You are more likely to engage in an activity without feeling self-conscious when you have the right apparel.

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  • Maybe you're hoping to engage in a little playful bedroom fun with your significant other, or maybe you want to show off something goofy at the next game with your closest fellow diehards.

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  • These types of packages are ideal if you want to engage in a little personal costume play with a special someone.

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  • This is important for individuals who operate large equipment, carry heavy loads, deal with animals or engage in other similar outdoor activities.

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  • You might just want to get a taste for what is available and engage in a little retail therapy!

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  • Elementary school students may be sufficiently chastised with a few harsh words, but middle school students who engage in unsafe bus behavior may need harsher disciplinary measures to enforce the necessity for safe buses.

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  • Remember, you're looking for someone who shares some common passions, so engage others' interest by talking about yours.

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  • When you engage in cardiovascular activity, you will feel less stressed and your body will process foods much better.

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  • When you engage in an activity or craft, you give your mind something else to do besides thinking about things that may depress you.

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  • Many factors impact the type of attire older adults might choose to wear, including the type of activities they engage in on a regular basis, as well as health factors.

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  • If so, you may want to engage the services of a personal assistant or in home caregiver to give you a break during the day or at night.

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  • Activities for the confused elderly should stimulate the mind and engage the body at levels that are appropriate to the individual.

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