popular choice

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On such feelings, more or less dimly shared by all, the unanimity and general approval were founded with which, despite court influences, the popular choice of Kutuzov as commander in chief was received.
In many cases, borrowing through a home equity line of credit is significantly cheaper than using a credit card, making this financing option a popular choice when paying for almost any type of expense.
Dancy - best-known for starring in the TV adaptations of period dramas Daniel Deronda and Madame Bovary - is also a popular choice with studio chiefs.
The 1.6-litre diesel engine is the most popular choice but performance fans will want to go for the 185bhp 2.2-litre diesel which is the most powerful engine offered in this class.
Massage is also a popular choice for ladies who want a relaxing treatment away from their busy lives.
Thomson could get the nod again if he's still at the club while Frenchman Guillaume Beuzelin has filled in with the armband before and full-back David Murphy would be a popular choice with the fans.
Hazyview will be a popular choice for the Ladbrokes Nursery (1.45) at Brighton, particularly with the stable enjoying a good record in such races.
Figures show that Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - the second in JK Rowling's best-selling series - was the single most popular choice, taken out more than half a million times in the year to June 2002.
Of those looking to purchase, terraced housing is by far the most popular choice of property, followed by semi-detached houses (25%), flats (20%) and detached property (10%).
The appointment of Deputy Seamus Kirk as the new Ceann Comhairle is a popular choice and the Irish Mirror wishes him the best of luck as he tries to keep order in the house.
Nessen Dorma looks likely to be a popular choice in the Littlewoods Bet Direct Maiden Auction Stakes at Wolverhampton (8.15) after being noted as a promising runner-up on his Southwell debut, but he was racing on the faster ground up the middle of the track and he may just have been staying on past tired horses on that occasion.
"We hope the Government will make the popular choice and reduce speeds on country lanes in its policy review."