Republicans have shown no willingness to compromise on this issue. Find out which words work together and create more natural English with the Oxford Collocations Dictionary app. Those who oppose same-sex marriage are on their heels and increasingly unwilling or unable to oppose it. The Obama administration has assembled an ineffective and reluctant coalition. Join our community to access the latest language learning and assessment tips from Oxford University Press! Each sentence came as if it had been torn piece by piece of its reluctant tongue; Short and jerky sentences, conceived in pain and recited in agony. The conventional wisdom in Washington was that Schottenheimer was unwilling to give up all power after receiving full control as coach and director of football operations when he was hired. Lord, I was not ready to write to you until I had a little experiment with the Herland engine. A few years ago, Crowder stopped making the screws because Spinal Solutions wasn`t willing to pay a fair price, he said. They are trying to determine if it is really more transmissible or if it has simply profited from lax behavior in an area where many people cannot or do not want to take precautions against the virus.
Public school principals have called for access to vaccines for staff during negotiations on reopening schools, but so far they have been unwilling to raise the issue of mandatory vaccination. Find the answers online with Practical English Usage, your go-to guide to problems in English. In general, the Isfahan authorities were not willing to comment on this issue. As if he no longer wanted to rely on dangerous company, he went into town with Thomas Carr. I never had to fight again, except as an unwitting participant in our foreign war. Many do not want to admit that sectarianism has entered the mainstream. Early in his career, Watson tried to establish himself and wouldn`t name the man who made him a millionaire. All of this helps compensate for the fact that he is often unable or unwilling to shoot from the other side of the bow. It is likely that he wanted to present written evidence to plead that he was an unwitting agent in the clutches of a mutinous army.