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A shopper on the Eastern Shore who does not like modern furniture might enjoy browsing in the many ..... shops. 1 November 18, 2019
He couldn't wait for the college semester to be over and for the hiking trip to begin. He was ready for some .....-hearted fun after all that studying. 1 November 18, 2019
"My husband seems pretty meek but when push comes to ....., he is as tough and aggressive as any other man," Sylvia said to Hillary. 1 November 18, 2019
Opportunity Recognition: This ..... period is quite literally the 'pre-start' analysis; it often occurs over a considerable period of time ranging from one month to ten years. 1 November 18, 2019
At about 6:00 pm that same day, we decided to go to a fancy restaurant. It was really expensive and we ......... a lot of money on dinner. 1 November 18, 2019
One definition of a warranty is that it is a promise of ..... which is given by the seller or the manufacturer to the purchaser. 1 November 18, 2019
"The wind is blowing so hard outside that it almost knocked me off my ..... when I went out there," Maude said to Geraldine. 1 November 18, 2019
..... risk will be measured by an index of severity consisting of nine composite indicators, armed conflict, governance and political stability, militarization, population heterogeneity, demographic stress, economic performance, human development, environmental stress and international linkages. 2 November 18, 2019
The planning must occur _______ to the operations. 2 November 18, 2019
What is the fastest Internet connection one can get around here? Is it DSL, wireless, or ..... internet? 2 November 18, 2019
A ..... collar worker refers to someone who works in a position that relates to clerical, office-type work. 2 November 18, 2019
..... Management is the process of identification, analysis and either acceptance or mitigation of uncertainty in investment decision-making. 2 November 18, 2019
A ..... is also referred to as a last name or family name. 1 November 18, 2019
Running a business is not as ______ as it seems. 1 November 18, 2019
The little boy hung his ..... in shame when his mom caught him lying about breaking the front window with a baseball. 1 November 18, 2019
"If you don't stop insulting David, he's going to knock your ..... off. I wouldn't blame him either. Why are you so mean to him especially when he's bigger than you?" Rocky asked Ben. 1 November 18, 2019
Compliance with a requirement to create a national viewpoint would encourage officials of developing countries to put into ..... a system of national standards information gathering which would benefit both local and foreign producers and exporters. 1 November 18, 2019
If private sector firms participated more actively in the standardization process in the case of voluntary or non-mandatory standards, it would probably ensure that this happens de ...... 1 November 18, 2019
A photojournalist, Adam Reynolds, spent months photographing the jumpers for Smithsonian Magazine. After six months, he realized it was ..... that he leave the politically dangerous area. 1 November 18, 2019
"Do you have an extra cigarette? I'm going to the store in a few minutes to get more," Jerry told his friend, who responded," Here're two to ..... you over till then." 1 November 18, 2019
At the same time, ferry boats continued to transport people and supplies across the bay to Norfolk. In fact, competition between the ferry companies often had ..... passengers on board, noisily cheering and betting on which buoyant boat would reach shore first. 1 November 18, 2019
The road to freedom for black people was paved by Harriet Tubman, born into slavery on Maryland's Eastern Shore, sometime around 1820. She was illiterate because her owner thought it ..... to keep the slaves uneducated. 1 November 18, 2019
You're right ..... an extent. You haven't thought about the big picture. So, really, you're only half right. 1 November 18, 2019
"Why do you always want to change everything in our relationship? I think the status ..... is pretty good," James said to Cathy. 1 November 18, 2019
"I like your boyfriend. He seems to have his ..... on the ground and is a smart guy," her dad told her. 1 November 18, 2019
When it snows, my father goes out and shovels our sidewalks. It's a lot of work. But, this year, he bought a motorized snow ..... that removes the snow from the walks for him. All he has to do is push the thing. 1 November 18, 2019
Large, hairy bees are called ..... bees. 1 November 17, 2019
The court acknowledged an implied separation of powers in Act of State questions, reasoning that sensitive areas of foreign policy were better ..... to the executive branch. 1 November 17, 2019
If there is a way to maximize profit, assume people will do so. What is this concept called? 1 November 17, 2019
Betting on the devaluation of an asset and making it happen artificially is called ______________. 1 November 17, 2019