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A subject, activity, or field, at which someone is particularly skilled or adept. Working with computers was never my strong suit, so this receptionist position is going to be a real challenge for me. Movie trivia is one of Sam's strong suits, so I think we should ask her to be on our pub quiz team.
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In addition, Nordstrom is carrying the Strong Suit line online and in Nordstrom stores in Atlanta; Austin; Chicago; Nashville, Tennessee; Santa Monica, California; and Seattle, with stores in Dallas; Houston; San Francisco; Washington, D.
On another day, Strong Suit would have perhaps won handsomely, though, as jockey Ryan Moore gave the trailblazing victor far too much rope at the head of affairs.
We gave Lethal Force too much rope in the Hungerford at Newbury and, while we are dropping back in trip, Hughesie has no doubt Strong Suit has the speed for the job.
Thanks for that Richard, but I still believe Strong Suit can return to the form that saw him victorious in two Group 2s at Goodwood and Newmarket, looking different class TURN TO PAGE TWO Inside today 02 Newmarket 04 Ripon Chester 05 Doncaster 06 Newbury 08 Perth Lingfield 09 Mrkt Rsn Southwell Pontefract 12 Results
That effort puts him in with a good chance, but Strong Suit, who is 6-1 for next year's 2,000 Guineas, should keep the incredible Hannon record rolling.
His Strong Suit was the most memorable Royal Ascot winner for me and he has to be favourite on the book.
The Jarvis representative actually looked all over the winner entering the final furlong but idled in front as Strong Suit hit top gear from a troublesome position.
That form is absolutely rock solid and whether Richard Hills went too soon or not, there was no disgrace in the result if Strong Suit is even half as good as the Richard Hannon team think he is.
It's not our strong suit, and the discussion is far removed from modern concerns.
Deeply inflected without being maudlin or slipping into current R & B loverman cliches is Edler's strong suit.
Its strong suit is that it's extremely powerful for its size," he says.
Note that even at the highest levels, the Bush team admits privately that personnel is not their strong suit, with the name Paul O'Neill still tough to forget.
Going with an outside marketing agency has been a good strategy for the company, particularly since marketing is not the company's strong suit, Marinaro says.
Sixth, mental telepathy, though, does seem its strong suit.