|kyky englanniksi||potency, prerogative, sense, skill, gift, might, hand, ability, talent, faculty, capacity, capability, aptitude, sexuality|
*: "Ah, thats your prerogative as an Intelligence officer, Jimmy. But its been your prerogative for weeks, months, and nothing has happened, as I told you ..."
*: If you want to wear your hair a certain way, thats your prerogative. You dont have to check with all your friends to make sure its okay.
*: If you choose another approach — thats your prerogative. But the problem is that parents often dont realize theyre making the choice ...
*: Let fancy still my sense in Lethe steep.
*: What surmounts the reach / Of human sense I shall delineate.
: a sense of security
*: this Basilius, having the quick sense of a lover
*: high disdain from sense of injured merit
: Its common sense not to put metal objects in a microwave oven.
*: Some are so hardened in wickedness as to have no sense of the most friendly offices.
: You don’t make any sense.
: the true sense of words or phrases
*: So they read in the book in the law of God distinctly, and gave the sense.
*: I think twas in another sense.
: A keen musical sense
: She immediately sensed her disdain.
*: I can not skill of these thy ways.
*: to skill the arts of expressing our mind
*: What skills it, if a bag of stones or gold / About thy neck do drown thee?
*: It skills not talking of it.
*: Orion hit a rabbit once; but though sore wounded it got to the bury, and, struggling in, the arrow caught the side of the hole and was drawn out. Indeed, a nail filed sharp is not of much avail as an arrowhead; you must have it barbed, and that was a little beyond our skill.
*: Nor want we skill or art.
*: Richard...by a thousand princely skills, gathering so much corn as if he meant not to return.
*: Well, unfortunately for you, my dearest Waggipoos, Im much more skill than you!
*: This game is skill. Remember that because its going to sound really complicated.
*: And I am skiller than you.
: ux|en|She had a gift for playing the flute.
*: “[…] it is not fair of you to bring against mankind double weapons ! Dangerous enough you are as woman alone, without bringing to your aid those gifts of mind suited to problems which men have been accustomed to arrogate to themselves.”
: ux|en|The office is in the gift of the President.
*: "Since every nation considers itself right, peace lies in balancing the military mights of the possible rivals."
: He pushed with all his might, but still it would not move.
: ux|en|I might go to the party, but I havent decided yet.
*: The characterism of an honest man: He looks not to what he might do, but what he should.
*: “A tight little craft,” was Austin’s invariable comment on the matron;nb.... ¶ Near her wandered her husband, orientally bland, invariably affable, and from time to time squinting sideways, as usual, in the ever-renewed expectation that he might catch a glimpse of his stiff, retroussé moustache.
: ux|en|He asked me if he might go to the party, but I havent decided yet.
: ux|en|I thought that I might go the next day.
: ux|en|Her hands are really strong.
*: Using her hands like windshield wipers, she tried to flick snow away from her mouth. When she clawed at her chest and neck, the crumbs maddeningly slid back onto her face. She grew claustrophobic.
*: Boxer was an enormous beast, nearly eighteen hands high, and as strong as any two ordinary horses put together.
*: On this hand and that hand, were hangings.
*: I maintain, however, on the one hand, that there are few occasions upon which large bodies of men, such as politics is concerned with, can rise above selfishness, while, on the other hand, there are a very great many circumstances in which populations will fall below selfishness, if selfishness is interpreted as enlightened self-interest.
*: The Bat—they called him the Bat.nb.... Hed never been in stir, the bulls had never mugged him, he didnt run with a mob, he played a lone hand, and fenced his stuff so that even the fence couldnt swear he knew his face.
: ux|en|an old hand at speaking; large farms need many farm hands
: ux|en|Bob gave Alice a hand to move the furniture.
: ux|en|a good hand
: ux|en|Given under my Hand and Seal of the State this 1st Day of January, 2010.
: ux|en|in safe hands; in good hands; nowrap|He lost his job when the factory changed hands. nowrap|With the business back in the founders hands, there is new hope for the company. nowrap|With John in charge of the project, its in good hands.
*: Forasmuch as many have taken in hand to set forth in order a declaration of those things which are most surely believed among usnb...
: ux|en|Give him a hand.
*: Also a big hand for Silver Linings Playbook, an exuberant modern screwball comedy we had, in an unseemly fit of cynicism, deemed "too entertaining" for Academy voters.
: ux|en|This fabric has a smooth, soft hand.
*: Gideon said unto God, If thou wilt save Israel by my hand.
: ux|en|to buy at first hand (from the producer, or when new); nowrap|to buy at second hand (when no longer in the producer’s hand, or when not new); nowrap|Its not a rumor. I heard it at first hand.
: ux|en|He handed them the letter. She handed responsibility over to her deputy.
: ux|en|to hand a lady into a carriage
: ux|en|This phone has the ability to have its software upgraded wirelessly.
: ux|en|This wood has the ability to fight off insects, fungus, and mold for a considerable time.
*: Natural abilities are like natural plants, that need pruning by study -
: ux|en|They are persons of ability, who will go far in life.
: ux|en|She has an uncanny ability to defuse conflict.
*: Then the disciples, every man according to his ability, determined to send relief unto the brethren.
*: The public men of England, with much of a peculiar kind of ability
*: For the kingdom of heaven is as a man travelling into a far country, who called his own servants, and delivered unto them his goods. And unto one he gave five talents, to another two, and to another one; to every man according to his several ability; and straightway took his journey.
*: But my hede said sir Palomydes I wille not ryde these thre dayes /.../ Truly said sir Lamorak / and I wille abyde here with you / And whan ye ryde / thenne wille I ryde /.../ therfor I pray you syr Dynadan abyde and ryde with vs / Feythfully said Dynadan I wylle not abyde for I haue suche a talent to see sir Tristram that I may not abyde longe from hym
: ux|en|He has the talent of touching his nose with his tongue.
: ux|en|The director searched their talent pool to fill the new opening.
: ux|en|Not much talent in this bar tonight—lets hit the clubs.
*: I went down to the beach front, of course, for that was the first thing that all Vaalies did: to look at the sea and to check the talent on the beach.
*: I have used the notion of games so far as if it were familiar to most people. I think this is justified as everyone knows how to play some games. Accordingly, games serve admirably as models for the clarification of other, less well-understood, social-psychological phenomena. Yet the ability to follow rules, play games, and construct new games is a faculty not equally shared by all persons. [...]
: He lived until he reached the age of 90 with most of his faculties intact.
: It was hauling a capacity load.
: The orchestra played to a capacity crowd.
: Its capacity rating was 150 tons per hour, but its actual maximum capacity was 200 tons per hour.
: There will be a capacity crowd at Busch stadium for the sixth game.
*: At an overcast Eton Dorney, roared on by a capacity crowd including Prince Harry and Prince William, the volume rose as they entered the final stages.