Americans may regard shy people as less capable than those who are not shy.
he is wery capable
There are things that only intelligence is capable of searching for, but which it itself will never find. These things can only be found by instinct, but it will never search for them.
Yun would enclose little notes in letters from home. My father said “Since your wife is capable with brush and ink, she can write your mother's letters from home for her.”
Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring caused riots at its 1913 premiere. These days, of course, music is only capable of causing angry YouTube comment threads.
Money is human happiness in the abstract: he, then, who is no longer capable of enjoying human happiness in the concrete devotes his heart entirely to money.
Detailed design is the work of drawing up a diagram that is capable of being manufactured from the plan set in the baseline design.
She's so stubborn. I bet if she ever gets reincarnated, she'd be a bacteria capable of living in empty space.
The capable detective was assigned to investigate the cause of the tragedy.
Don't underestimate yourself. You are capable of more than you can ever imagine. You are capable of AMAZING things.
I’m quite capable of taking care of myself / the aircraft is capable of flying 5,000 miles non-stop / she looked enthusiastic and capable / a highly capable man
He realizes that public officials are human, and that as human beings they are capable of misjudgement.
Well-meaning noobs can give advice capable of bringing about an armageddon with the potential of destroying the Earth multiple times over.
A woman is capable of failing to notice the hundred things that you've done her, and to address only the one that you haven't.
If your spouse is a politician, then likely your name will also appear in the newspaper from time to time.
He is likely to have a book and a cracker at his meals--and then forget to eat the cracker!
It's quite likely.
We will soon most likely be charged for garbage disposal by how much of it there is.
It's better not to prattle on about meaningless things. The more you open your mouth the more likely you are to put your foot in it.
If, on the other hand, children are left alone a great deal with nothing to do, they are likely to become dull and unintelligent.
Girls are more likely than boys to be malnourished, suffer poverty, face violence and be refused an education, according to a new report.
And since she refused to accept it, she had been living in extreme discomfort, exclaiming: "Why should we spend all the capital we are ever likely to have tying ourselves down to a place we detest!"
This robot does whatever I say. That's a big help when I'm too tired to do anything. Not too likely, huh?
According to a Cornell University study, unattractive defendants are 22 percent more likely to be convicted than good-looking ones.
The recent news about the Fukushima I nuclear power plant will likely strengthen the cause of the advocates who want to let our local nuclear power plant's license expire.
We are less likely to go crazy in space and more likely to accomplish our missions by using crews that are organised along family lines.
So if something is controversial it means it’s causing or likely to cause some argument
Because of the large scale of drones' likely impact on our society (and because we're talking about a federal bureaucracy) you can bet that it will be a few years before drones really take off commercially across the country.
The traditional way of learning a language may satisfy at most one's sense of duty, but it can hardly serve as a source of joy. Nor will it likely be successful.