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Such is the confidence that we have through Christ toward God. Not that we are competent of ourselves to claim anything as coming ...
Many women are reluctant to allow men to enter their domain. They don't want men to acquire skills in what has traditionally been ...
These are days when no one should rely unduly on his "competence." Strength lies in improvisation. All the decisive blows are stru ...
Fathers and mothers have lost the idea that the highest aspiration they might have for their children is for them to be wise ... s ...
Witness the American ideal: the Self-Made Man. But there is no such person. If we can stand on our own two feet, it is because oth ...
We thus make a fundamental distinction between the competence (the speaker-hearer's knowledge of his language) and performance (th ...
The most striking aspect of linguistic competence is what we may call the 'creativity of language,' that is, the speaker's ability ...
Creativity is not a substitute for competence.
Certainly, young children can begin to practice making letters and numbers and solving problems, but this should be done without w ...
Modern children were considerably less innocent than parents and the larger society supposed, and postmodern children are less com ...
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