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at the tender age of

At the young age of. This phrase is used to emphasize how young one was when one did something in particular. The age is stated after "of." I'm not surprised to hear that he was doing science experiments at the tender age of seven—he's a child genius!
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It's the death of childhood as young girls get lured into posting selfies at the tender age of eight.
And the 17-year-old Carluke High student, who started in the sport at the tender age of eight, also won silver in the senior event as she continues to compete well beyond her years.
At the tender age of eight, Lynn Jones began cutting out articles from the Truro newspaper, preserving stories pertaining to Black life in Nova Scotia and around the world.
Brooklyn, NY At the tender age of eight, Anaya Lee Willabus made history as the youngest author of a chapter book in the country!
"When I was at the tender age of eight, my father took me to his bonded warehouse in Glasgow and it was a day I would never forget," relates Paterson.
The 22-year-old is a former Crystal Palace wonderkid who started out with the Eagles at the tender age of eight. He was tipped as one of the rising He's rapid, quick and the ball at is also able play well eye for Gavin stars of the game and natural successor to Victor Moses and Wilfried Zaha.
According to the 30-year-old Pengkala Kota candidate, Gooi developed a keen interest in politics at the tender age of eight when his uncle, Gooi Seong Kin, contested in Berapit back in 1995.
And, at the tender age of eight, they 'treated' me to George A Romero's X-rated horror classic Dawn Of The Dead on Betamax.
And, at the tender age of eight, they "treated" me to George A Romero's X-rated horror classic Dawn Of The Dead on Betamax.
Born in Shanghai, on China's central coast, the country's biggest city and a global financial hub, Chef Ding started showing his culinary credentials at the tender age of eight, when he started cooking breakfast for his parents.
But sprint sensation Dina Asher-Smith was so sure she wanted to be an Olympic ace at the tender age of eight that she pulled out her colouring pencils and put her dreams down on paper.
After several weeks of whimpering and whining--mine, not the pup's--I had Max ready for opening day at the tender age of eight months.
And that is why these privileged few are in for the long haul, starting out on their football journey at the tender age of eight and (hopefully) impressing coaches both on and off the pitch at 18.
And that is why these privileged few are in for the long-haul, starting out on their football journey at the tender age of eight and (hopefully) impressing coaches both on and off the pitch at 18.
At the tender age of eight, the teenager got fascinated by Club Penguin and involved himself quite deeply in the social gaming site owned by Disney.
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