The general who does not understand these, may be well acquainted with the configuration of the country, yet he will not be able to turn his knowledge to practical account.
So, the student of war who is unversed in the art of war of varying his plans, even though he be acquainted with the Five Advantages, will fail to make the best use of his men.
At that age I became acquainted with
the celebrated poets of our own country; but it was only when it had ceased to be in my power to derive its most important benefits from such a conviction that I perceived the necessity of becoming acquainted with
more languages than that of my native country.
Plornish observed, not Smiling in return, And yet he hadn't the pleasure of being acquainted with the gentleman, neither.
Me and my wife, we are well acquainted with Miss Dorrit.
It was her father that I got acquainted with first.
Plornish, having been made acquainted with the cause of action from the Defendant's own mouth, gave Arthur to understand that the Plaintiff was a 'Chaunter'--meaning, not a singer of anthems, but a seller of horses--and that he (Plornish) considered that ten shillings in the pound 'would settle handsome,' and that more would be a waste of money.
He had been prepared to find her a most difficult young woman to get acquainted with
Visited the ethnopark "Nomad" - a unique project in the open air, which allows everyone to get acquainted with
the authentic dwellings, way of life, traditions and culture of nomadic peoples of different countries.
Summary: Suspect stopped woman lawyer in shopping mall, wanted to be acquainted with
her and sought to sleep with her
The Kuwaiti delegation got acquainted with
with establishment and development of the Court of Cassation, said Salem who headed the delegation.
14(SUNA)-Vice-President of the Republic, Hassabo Mohammed Abdul-Rahman got acquainted with
the ongoing arrangements for holding the meeting of the Joint Sudanese-Russian High Committee in Moscow in December.
He's come over on deadline day and joined the squad, and a trip like this will be great to get him acquainted with
his new teammates and help build some good relationships.
During the visit, the Prime Minister got acquainted with
the work of the Kyrgyzkomur coal base and the ship's services.
About 62 students participated in the experimental trips arranged by the Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA) to allow them to become acquainted with
tourist and cultural landmarks in the Kingdom, as well as introduce them to local residents at each destination.