1 His idea was, first, to concentrate all the artillery in the center, and secondly, to withdraw the cavalry to the other side of the dip.
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2 It was there Prince Andrew thought the fight would concentrate.
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3 That rule says that an attacker should concentrate his forces in order to be stronger than his opponent at the moment of conflict.
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4 This, Mrs. Crupp said, would leave her at full liberty to concentrate her mind on the potatoes, and to serve up the cheese and celery as she could wish to see it done.
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5 There was only one creature in the world that could concentrate for him all the brightness and meaning of life.
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6 To dance with a man is to concentrate a twelvemonth's regulation fire upon him in the fragment of an hour.
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7 Never trust to general impressions, my boy, but concentrate yourself upon details.
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8 But it was to teach man to concentrate himself upon the moments of a life that is itself but a moment.
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9 Bonacieux, darting at her the most loving glance that he could possibly concentrate upon her charming little person; and while he descended the stairs, he heard the door closed and double-locked.
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10 s mind all through the following day; he was unable to concentrate on his work and had to stay in his office a little longer than the previous day so that he could finish it.
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11 The place where the Yankees were concentrating was only a few miles southeast of the battle field of Chickamauga.
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12 Calibree bowed quietly and shook her hand, but before he had finished shaking it he was concentrating upon Kennicott with, "Nice to see you, doctor."
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13 But concentrating all his crow's feet into one scowl, Captain Peleg started me on the errand.
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14 "Well, you come," she urged, concentrating on Gatsby.
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15 Likewise, it seems to me that, concentrating our attention on the examination, we altogether overlook one of the best points of the animal.
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