He has been represented as a mild, peaceable person, and gentlemanly in deportment.Stark, James H.
He had immigrated illegally from Honduras and feared being deported.
The opportune words were so amusing, that every one, Mr. Gilroy included, simply roared.Roy, Lillian Elizabeth
A beggar, emerging from the darkness, importuned him: “Have pity on me, kind sir.”Souvestre, Émile
He was also a “friendly, supportive warm guy,” Zeelenberg said.
Bangladesh’s garment industry accounts for 80 percent of the country’s exports.
Power plants run on expensive imported fuel, mainly diesel.
The word ” rapport” is pronounced as if it were French (ra-pore). We often hear this word used in business situations, where people act in a helpful and cordial manner to establish rapport, or, etymologically speaking, to open doors.
“If your wares comport with your manners,” she said, “you will be welcome at the palace.Tracy, Louis
PC shipments are falling as customers delay upgrades in favor of fast-growing, more portable tablets.Forbes (May 8, 2013)
Many think Sherpas are just porters, which is not true.