Since 1990, the American Dialect Society has included in its annual meeting a vote on Words of the Year, the words that were most notable, prominent, and characteristic of the discourse of the year just past.
At the mention of the name and offence of this degraded being a great sound went up from the entire multitude – a universal cry of execration, not greatly dissimilar from that which may be frequently heard in the crowded Temple of Impartiality when the one whose duty it is to take up, at a venture, the folded papers, announces that the sublime Emperor, or some mandarin of exalted rank, has been so fortunate as to hold the winning number in the Annual State Lottery.
During the 1960s, and again in the 1970s, growth in manufacturing productivity in the United Kingdom was the lowest of all the seven major industrial countries in the world. During the 1980s, our Annual rate of growth of output per head in manufacturing has been the highest of all the seven major industrial countries.nigel lawson
Oh could I fly, I'd fly with thee!We'd make with joyful wingOur Annual visit o'er the globe,Companions of the spring.john logan
The Annual labour of every nation is the fund which originally supplies it with all the necessaries and conveniences of life which it annually consumes.Adam Smith
It has been estimated that even in the absence of net investment, the mere substitution of modern machinery for worn-out equipment in the United States would cause an Annual productivity increase of approximately 1.5 percent.paul a. baran
A ten per cent reduction in military expenditures per year would be reasonable, coupled with a programme of retraining the workforce and redirecting the resources in a manner that creates employment and advances social welfare. I also encourage all States to contribute to the UN’s Annual Report on Military Expenditures by submitting complete data on national defence budgets.alfred de zayas
Our rural ancestors, with little blest, Patient of labour when the end was rest, Indulg'd the day that hous'd their Annual grain, With feasts, and off'rings, and a thankful strain.Alexander Pope
The Annual Sexpo exhibition comes but once a year, and is not always memorable but this year one of our scouts discovered a truly unique talent at the show - a man who paints portraits with his, errm, manhood. Yes, Pricasso, as he calls himself, took Darling Harbour by storm last week.
Oh, could I fly, I'd fly with thee! We'd make, with joyful wing, Our Annual visit o'er the globe, Companions of the spring.john logan
The Redbreast, sacred to the household gods, Wisely regardful of the embroiling sky, In joyless fields and thorny thickets leaves His shivering mates, and pays to trusted Man His Annual visit.james thomson
The "general principles" of management were set out by Daniel C. McCallum. superintendent of the New York and Erie Railroad, in that company's Annual report for 1855.
Oh could I fly, I'd fly with thee! We'd make with joyful wing Our Annual visit o'er the globe, Companions of the spring.
Bengaluru also boasts of having the largest number of households with an Annual income of Rs 10 lakh (Rs 1 million) or more.
A ten per cent reduction in military expenditures per year would be reasonable, coupled with a programme of retraining the workforce and redirecting the resources in a manner that creates employment and advances social welfare. I also encourage all States to contribute to the UN’s Annual Report on Military Expenditures by submitting complete data on national defence budgets.
We have spoken on many occasions of the need to achieve high economic growth as an absolute priority for our country. The Annual address for 2003 set for the first time the goal of doubling gross domestic product within a decade.
At the end of the Early Iron Age kings still reigned in Argos, Messenia, Epirus and Macedonia, and at Sparta there was the curious system of two co-regnant kings. But most Greek states were governed by aristocracies with Annual magistrates of limited functions and a permanent council, whether hereditary or chosen...
The Ram Lila at Ramnagar, the fort that is home to the kings of Benares , is the most famous and traditional of all these Ram Lilas. The Ramnagar Ram Lila began because of the royal family's patronage , and the Annual performance is still the oldest, most traditional and most important Ram Lila in Benares.
Is this Nation stating it cannot afford to spend an additional $600 million to help the developing nations of the world become strong and free and independent an amount less than this country's Annual outlay for lipstick, face cream, and chewing gum?
One of the most ridiculous defenses of foreign aid is that it is a very small part of our national income. If the average American set fire to a five-dollar bill, it would be an even smaller percentage of his Annual income. But everyone would consider him foolish for doing it.thomas sowell
The Crown used to call a Parliament annually, but there was not an Annual election. These words, annuo parliamento , relate to the time of their meeting, and not their election.
The delegates of the Annual conference are decidedly opposed to modern Abolitionism, and wholly disclaim any right, wish, or intention to interfere in the civil and political relation between master and slave as it exists in the slave states of the union.
World Bank studies suggest that US subsidies alone reduce West Africa's Annual revenue from cotton exports by $250 [million] a year .
One of the many economic differences between developed and developing countries is that developed countries subsidize farmers while developing countries tax farmers. . . . World Bank studies suggest that US subsidies alone reduce West Africa’s Annual revenue from cotton exports by $250 [million] a year.
Firms have invested an estimated Euro 1.2 billion in developing FLOSS software that is made freely available. Such firms represent in total at least 565,000 jobs and Euro 263 billion in Annual revenue. Contributing firms are from several non-IT (but often ICT intensive) sectors, and tend to have much higher revenues than non-contributing firms.
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