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strong suit

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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Among the stores chosen to carry Strong Suit are two of the top 10 stores in the nation as rated by GQ--Stag in Austin, Texas, and Context Clothing in Madison, Wis.
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.
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.
He finished about eight lengths adrift of Strong Suit in the Coventry Stakes at Royal Ascot but that was on good ground.
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.
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.
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.
Chances are, organizational design isn't the strong suit of most organizations.
Our clients and employee relationships are the foundation for this success and will continue to be our strong suit in the future.