Usage examples for advantage

  1. I followed her within a minute or so, for I began to have an idea how things might be turned to my advantage – The Grell Mystery by Frank Froest
  2. By the way, I have the advantage of you. – A Hero of Liége by Herbert Strang
  3. Once in, I was not going lightly to give up that advantage – The Exploits of Elaine by Arthur B. Reeve
  4. " It is to my advantage thought she, " when we turn back I shall be a little way in advance." – Household Tales by Brothers Grimm by Grimm Brothers
  5. This was quite an advantage for all of us. – Autobiography of Andrew Carnegie by Andrew Carnegie
  6. You needn't be afraid, he added, with some feeling, that I talked Dryfoos into the thing for my own advantage – A Hazard of New Fortunes by William Dean Howells
  7. For, with Locke out of the way, it was a splendid time to take advantage of the poor girl. – The Master Mystery by Arthur B. Reeve and John W. Grey
  8. 10, 723. But the men don't take advantage of that? – Second Shetland Truck System Report by William Guthrie
  9. Lucy followed up her advantage – Love Me Little, Love Me Long by Charles Reade Edition: 10 Language: English
  10. " That is no great advantage unless you want to live," she replied. – The Judgment House by Gilbert Parker
  11. " If you give them the start," said she, " they may possibly gain a great advantage over you in spite of the right being on your side." – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  12. Indeed, Germany was not without advantage in the naval war. – A History of Sea Power by William Oliver Stevens and Allan Westcott
  13. Takes advantage of mistakes. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson
  14. Nor is the advantage all on one side. – Manners and Social Usages by Mrs. John M. E. W. Sherwood
  15. She would not acknowledge the advantage of his lost opportunity. – The Higher Court by Mary Stewart Daggett
  16. And, like a child, Jack took advantage of the impression that he had made. – Jezebel's Daughter by Wilkie Collins
  17. But, you won't take advantage of me, surely, Sir Arthur? – The Parent's Assistant by Maria Edgeworth
  18. His advantage however, was but a matter of minutes, for Huish steadily held on, and he was never able to rise to his feet. – A Double Knot by George Manville Fenn
  19. Anyway, I had just sense enough to take advantage of my first opportunity. – The Mystery of the Four Fingers by Fred M. White
  20. That's the advantage we have over Earthmen, George. – Anchorite by Randall Garrett