boys and girls


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boys and girls

When not used to address children, a familiar and/or diminutive version of "ladies and gentlemen," i.e., everyone who is present. Boys and girls, we're going to conduct a quick survey on your experience with us today, if that's all right. Okay, listen up boys and girls: we only have three hours to complete this project, so let's get to work.
See also: and, boy, girl
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Actually, at least among younger adolescents, boys overall reported more oral sex experience than girls, but both boys and girls were more likely to report receiving oral sex than giving it-which suggests a lot of respondents are fibbing.
Across the city, the same ritual takes place at the other three Boys and Girls Clubs operated by the Union League Boys and Girls Clubs organization, which operates four boys and girls clubs and a camp.
In this study we explored whether there are gender differences in the manner in which boys and girls with Type 1 diabetes report self-reliance for diabetes tasks.
At ages 12 to 14, 73 per cent of both boys and girls reported very good to excellent health.
C4 has desperately tried to draw back auds with shows such as reality series "14 Alone," in which a group of teenage boys and girls are filmed in a house for five days.
A spokeswoman said: ``With this kind of case the school would have to argue that it has got equally strict rules for boys and girls.
None of this year's contenders looks anywhere near death's door - Cliff hasn't released a single - although the two favourites, Popstars Boys and Girls, are surely only killing time (and murdering songs) before they Pop their clogs as genuine chart material.
While there is little difference between fourth- and eighth-grade boys and girls when it comes to math and science knowledge, the performance gap swings heavily in favor of boys by high school, according to the most recent installment of the Third International Mathematics and Science Study.
Do you believe that schools treat boys and girls equally?
Is it possible that, twenty-five years after the women's movement, boys and girls are more separated by the gender divide than ever?
The Sadkers point to studies indicating that as boys and girls enter adolescence, a significantly larger number of females experience a noticeable drop in their self-esteem - a drop that the Sadkers argue is at least partially caused by an educational system that undermines their confidence in their own intellectual skills and worth.
Some adolescence researchers argue that Gilligan paints too stark a contrast between the moral development of boys and girls.
Boys and girls will love celebrating in this season's must-have pattern: plaid.
The top-three finishers for both boys and girls will receive automatic berths, and teams can petition for at-large berths after winning a minimum of 11 games.
Bond, curator of "A Paradise for Boys and Girls," has been curator at the Adirondack Museum since 1986.
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