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My ex-probinsyana doctor friends possibly have overlooked the president's immature comportment, but they are bothered by the unabated extra-judicial killings and his dogged pursuit of Sen.
Language, like dress or comportment, is both a semiotic sign and the foundation for creating persons.
It deals with a little incident that is probed for deeper revelations of human character and yet maintains a comic balance on human comportment.
The Special Coordinator on Improving the UN Response to Sexual Exploitation and Abuse, Jane Holl Lute, who visited both missions in April, said "some of the resistance stems from still held views that this, the problem of discipline, the problem of comportment, is not everyone's problem.
Her beginnings were humbleshe grew up poor and scrappy in Brooklyn with a mother and stepfather who were far from encouraging, and knew early on that she wanted to be a star regardless of her unconventional looks and comportment.
I live in an era in which black people still fight for freedom and equity, and in which some still believe perfect comportment will garner the results we want.
Thus, what is constituted here is an "intersubjective habituality" in which a "homeworld" is constituted, which, at bottom as well, has a bodily dimension, which can be seen by the bodily comportment of its members in their everydayness.
We are disappointed by your comportment, your tone, your demeanor today," Judge David Re said.
A genteel, palatable comportment for getting meetings and making money.
Having already played the likes of New York City's Pianos, The Bitter End, the Bowery Electric and now a sold out show at Mercury Lounge, following the release of their debut EP, "The Cabin" (recorded/produced by Reed Black [Karen O, Vampire Weekend, Erin McKeown]), Foxtrax continues to look and move, toward higher ground; constantly exuding a comportment and commitment akin to that of a respected veteran band -which they are hailed as being well on their way to becoming.
We have to change the comportment and habits of people and make sure plastics end up in a recycling process.
Phi Kappa Phi has, for more than 115 years, promoted high standards in scholarship and comportment.