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at the tender 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!
See also: age, of, tender
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ALTHOUGH she first began playing music at the tender age of six, it wasn't until she began going to Black Country musician Dan Whitehouse's Songwriting Circle at the Midlands Arts Centre (MAC), in Birmingham, that Danielle Cawdell realised she had to make a record.
At the tender age of six she was inspired watching the 2007 Solheim Cup being fought out between the professional stars of Europe and the United States at her Halmstad home in Scandinavia.
At the tender age of six, Kelly has already learned how to 'Do School', to write neatly to colour within the lines, to follow instructions, to comply, and to draw and write within the margins set.
ANGRY parents have told how SATs tests are leaving their children stressed, in tears and unable to sleep as they fear being branded failures at the tender age of six.
Adding a touch of French sophistication will be master patissier Eric Lanlard who, inspired by the patisserie shops in his home town of Brittany, started baking at the tender age of six.
He began his musical journey at the tender age of six years when he took his first guitar lesson from his dad.
Saeed was diagnosed with polio at the tender age of six.
Tilly took up the sport at the tender age of six after attending one of BOK's taster sessions and was soon performing with much older girls in regional competitions.
At the tender age of six, Bam says that he had already read Harper Lee's To Kill A Mock-ingbird.
TELL US YOUR BRIEF s LIFE STORY AS A BORO FAN I'VE been following Boro since my first experience at Ayresome Park in April 1994, at the tender age of six and have been hooked ever since.
Two years ago, Rachel Gourley played in the World Junior Golf Championships at San Diego, California at the tender age of six - and finished in the top 10 in her age group.
He started extremely young, riding with the Liverpool Century Road Club at the tender age of six.
Because at the tender age of six, mini-mogul Isabella is a MILLIONAIRE who has already developed a taste for the finer things in life.
London, Apr 14 ( ANI ): At the tender age of six, Isabella Barrett is a millionaire, who has already developed a taste for the finer things in life.
Gerard started his musical career at the tender age of six years and has over time developed a style of his own which is a blend of jazz, rock and blues.
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