COMPETES


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COMPETESCreating Opportunities to Meaningfully Promote Excellence in Technology Education and Science Act
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and we must do so in a world in which we must compete for every opportunity.
If anyone wants to have a bout with me let him come on, for I am exceedingly angry; I will box, wrestle, or run, I do not care what it is, with any man of you all except Laodamas, but not with him because I am his guest, and one cannot compete with one's own personal friend.
Then Alcinous told Laodamas and Halius to dance alone, for there was no one to compete with them.
When you have to compete with the rich and influential, it will probably be mentioned to you,' said Miss Lavvy, 'in good time.
Any one who owned a cart with flanged wheels could drive it on the rails and compete with the locomotives.
That climate acts in main part indirectly by favouring other species, we may clearly see in the prodigious number of plants in our gardens which can perfectly well endure our climate, but which never become naturalised, for they cannot compete with our native plants, nor resist destruction by our native animals.
The Malade River was the only trapping ground within reach; but to have to compete there with veteran trappers, perfectly at home among the mountains, and admirably mounted, while they were so poorly provided with horses and trappers, and had but one man in their party acquainted with the country-it was out of the question.
And you are already in the hands of a first-rate London doctor, with whom it would be utter affectation for me to pretend to compete.
His establishment was intended to compete with a trading post of the Northwest Company, situated at no great distance, and to rival it in the trade with the Spokan Indians; as well as with the Cootonais and Flatheads.