Definition of 'the'
Example sentences containing 'the'
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Or rather the comparative lack of it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Continue baking and rolling the brandy snaps until all the mixture is used. The Sun (2016)So the collection is above your average high street price but not anywhere near international designer prices. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The brands could use alternatives, but plastic is cheap. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Simply add two numbers that are next to each other, and write the numbers above them. The Sun (2016)The intention is that at least 50 per cent of the newly discovered natural gas will be exported. Times, Sunday Times (2016)That is how one maintains and enhances a competitive edge, the comparative advantages and the productive capacity of an economy. Times, Sunday Times (2017)This is a unique opportunity, and why a successful trade deal should be at the front of the diplomatic queue for both governments. Times, Sunday Times (2016)These relative opportunity costs are the basis of the definition of comparative advantage. International Finance: The markets and financial management of multinational business. (1983)It did not provide comparative figures for the same quarter of last year. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Did you use the fee for something special? Times, Sunday Times (2006)On the other hand, death is at the front of his mind. Times, Sunday Times (2008)For the right, the army existed above all to defend their social and economic interests. The Spanish Civil War: Reaction, Revolution and RevengeAlthough a few people have moved back, it is too close to the front for safety. Times, Sunday Times (2008)As you can see, anxiety reactions in the above context are essential to our survival. Healthy By Nature (1994)The comparative disadvantage of these countries in production of labour-intensive manufactures was pronounced and pervasive. Competing in a Global Economy (1990)But they will have to ask their teachers for the school's comparative figures. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A framed photograph stood at the front of the church. Times, Sunday Times (2011)A couple of the terms used in the above letter may be confusing. Say Goodbye to Debt (1994)For many young people in inner cities, there is no alternative to the comparative safety of gang life. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There is only one way to go about doing that, and that is to practise in front of the mirror by yourself. Banish Anxiety - how to stop worrying and take charge of your life (1991)The amino acids are called "the building blocks of life' because the body uses them to rebuild and repair its tissues and organs. PCOS DIET BOOK: How you can use the nutritional approach to deal with polycystic ovary syndrome (2002)The French use the tag "pays' in the same way. SHOPPED: The Shocking Power of British Supermarkets (2004)Her tall figure was framed in the rectangle of the front door, the two side windows with their stained glass contributing to a triptych effect. Somewhere East of Life (1994)If you're picky about where you sit, pay your way to the front of the queue. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The others in the group should help the interviewee prepare herself for any difficult questions (see the above exercise). 50 Ways to Become a Self-Confident Woman (1989)The sources mentioned above are just as good if you want to spend 500 - some young artists are more expensive than others. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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