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Adler's suggestion that evasiveness and the resort to body language is better.
This led him to lose the thread of a conversation in a way that people who did not know him could misinterpret for evasiveness.
He had prompted misgivings on the part of his instructor by his evasiveness, belligerence, and complete unsuitability to be a pilot -- and for peculiar comments suggesting that he intended to use a jumbo jet as a bomb.
Given his monumental ego, can the Crouch really have failed to notice the alarming evasiveness and tepidness of Bellow's endorsement?
But it is also true that the publication of images modeled after the Holocaust can have the effect of cutting through the evasiveness of political language that has shied away from naming a genocide "a genocide" when it seemed politically inopportune, as in the case of Bosnia.
Signs that the problem may be drug abuse include lack of interest in spending time with parents or other adults, evasiveness, poor school performance and disinterest in school, and development of friendships and associations with people that parents find objectionable.
Among the factors he emphasized was the evasiveness of Korean government officials even after the IMF program of December 1997.
This evasiveness about the middle-class home allowed writers to skate over some of its less palatable aspects, including the fact that few were actually confined to single families, as sub-lets and lodgers abounded.
- Exasperated by Maritz's evasiveness, Boies demanded: "Are you a senior Microsoft executive?" "Mr Kempin is equally senior in terms of distance from Bill Gates, if that's how you want to characterize it," said Maritz.
And then, in a brief, embarrassing televised speech, following months of self-serving evasiveness and outright lies, he added further insult by asking us to believe that his offensive actions were a private matter, between himself and his family.
My reason for concern is that the reply delivers other messages as well--messages which I feel involve evasiveness, falsehoods, and shoddy thinking.
She then complains of confronting the 82-year-old Luce with the discrepancy and being greeted with evasiveness and vague digressions about Easter Sunday, Good Friday, and the astrological signs of Aries and Pisces.