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
. Yet here it was proving so simple.
The members of the Council were acquainted with
the updated version of the Strategic Plan for the Promotion of Agricultural and Food Products for the period 2019-2025, which is currently under interdepartmental coordination.
Then, the guests got acquainted with
the educational base of the Kyzyl presidential cadet school, planted trees and visited the ethno-cultural complex Aldyn-Bulak.
The reader follows the author as she becomes acquainted with
the denizens of the area, including other women who are working ranchers.
The representative office of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in Uzbekistan organized a press tour, during which journalists got acquainted with
implementation of projects and programs implemented by this organization in Uzbekistan.
Lots of battle scenes, humor, British slang, and reversals of fortune here; as the prologue puts it, "Sadness and joy, comedy and tragedy, a good dose of rousing action." This volume can stand on its own, for those not yet acquainted with
Representatives of school self-government, who see their future in the civil service, got acquainted with
the work of the regional administration and the Kharkiv Regional Council.
A real pleasure to listen to, and sure to be helpful for teachers and parents introducing the plays to YAs who are just becoming acquainted with