experience

01. He had a wonderful [experience] when he stayed in Mexico for a year to learn Spanish.
02. I don't think I'll get the job because they want someone with a lot of [experience], and I've only been working in the field for a year.
03. I don't think an [inexperienced] skier should try this hill; it's much too steep.
04. Oliver's [inexperience] in dealing with forest fires put his fellow workers at risk.
05. He is sure to get the job because he has over 5 years' [experience] in similar jobs.
06. My niece got bitten by a dog, and had nightmares for weeks after the [experience].
07. I don't know much about kayaking, but I'm going with an [experienced] kayaker, so I feel quite safe.
08. Her previous [experience] in the Olympics has helped her get over her nervousness.
09. Living with a British family is usually an interesting [experience] for a foreign student.
10. As Oscar Wilde once said, [experience] is simply the name we give to our mistakes.
11. Vernon Sanders Law once remarked that [experience] is a hard teacher. She gives the test first, and the lessons afterwards.
12. There is a Tanzanian proverb which observes that we start as fools, and become wise through [experience].
13. There is a Saudi Arabian proverb which states, "Ask the [experienced] rather than the learned."
14. As of 1999, an [experienced] tunnel worker in New York earned more than $100,000 a year.
15. Each second, your brain [experiences] about 100,000 chemical reactions.
16. [Experiential] learning encourages students to use the knowledge they have gained, and add to it through direct experience.
17. Mercury and Mars, as well as our moon, form a family of related planets which [experienced] similar sequences of events in their early histories.

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  • experience — ex‧pe‧ri‧ence [ɪkˈspɪəriəns ǁ ˈspɪr ] noun [uncountable] 1. knowledge or skill gained from doing a particular job: • He is a high up executive who has years of experience in advising investors • Applicants will normally have at least two years… …   Financial and business terms

  • experience — Experience, Experimentum, Documentum, Res, Experientia. Experience et sçavoir, Gnaritas. Experience apporte tousjours quelque chose de nouveau, Res semper aliquid apportat noui. Avoir experience d une chose par soymesme, Ex se agnoscere. Ayant… …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

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  • Experience — Ex*pe ri*ence ([e^]ks*p[=e] r[i^]*ens), n. [F. exp[ e]rience, L. experientia, tr. experiens, experientis, p. pr. of experiri, expertus, to try; ex out + the root of peritus experienced. See {Peril}, and cf. {Expert}.] 1. Trial, as a test or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Experience — Ex*pe ri*ence, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Experienced} ([e^]ks*p[=e] r[i^]*enst); p. pr. & vb. n. {Experiencing} ([e^]ks*p[=e] r[i^]*en*s[i^]ng).] 1. To make practical acquaintance with; to try personally; to prove by use or trial; to have trial of; to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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