I will not say, ` the zeal of God's house has eaten him up '; but I am sure it has devoured some part of his good manners and civility" (Dryden, Works, ed.
He was about ten years old in 1487, and was described as a handsome youth of intelligence and good manners.
While it would be considered a breach of good manners to enter a room with the shoes on, an exception has been made in favour of those natives who have adopted European boots or shoes.
All this may seem elementary, even insulting to the student's natural good manners.
old-fashioned courtesy and good manners could have extraordinary effect too.
However we did have a good religious upbringing combined with good manners.
Their zeal for renunciation often extended not to pleasures, marriage and property alone, but to cleanliness, knowledge and good manners as well, and in this respect also they were the forerunners of later monks.
You forgot all your good manners.
The Canine Good Citizen program has a dual purpose that emphasizes both responsible pet ownership and canine behavior that is characterized by good manners.
Customer service - Telephone customer service, store greeters, and in-store customer service may be good jobs for seniors who were raised in an era where good manners and excellent customer service were the norm.
It's always good manners to leave room for others.
Adult daters employ good manners when it comes to sexual language.
They want originality, freshness and good manners.
He knows good manners and practices them.
He teaches them good manners and social mores, and he expects them to be just as well-behaved in private as they are in public.
Reward charts for positive behavior are a tool many parents use to encourage good manners and completion of daily tasks.
Bentley has written a self-help book, called Advance Your Swagger, in which he encourages and teaches basic etiquette and good manners.
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