A WashPost/ABC News poll actually gives Romney a 45-42 advantage over Obama.
The advantage we have over musicians is we actually know our customers!
The government has played this up to their advantage, in an apparent attempt to turn ordinary Syrians against the opposition.
Rather, we are simultaneously able to see how the party is reacting to and dealing with the disappearance of that advantage.
The regime uses such happenings to its advantage, and has made a standing offer to provide arms to any Christian who wants them.
It has been an advantage for that sweet girl to have been brought up by them.
Every advantage of education is to be procured by the same means.
It is, I have found, only in books that men use the last moment to advantage.
As to the advantage of birth, that is of his side, above any man who has been found out for me.
On the other hand, what real loss was mine—with so much to my advantage?
early 14c., avantage, "position of being in advance of another," from Old French avantage "advantage, profit, superiority," from avant "before," probably via an unrecorded Late Latin *abantaticum, from Latin abante (see advance).
The -d- is a 16c. intrusion on the analogy of Latin ad- words. Meaning "a favoring circumstance" (the opposite of disadvantage) is from late 15c. Tennis score sense is from 1640s, first recorded in writings of John Milton, of all people. Phrase to take advantage of is first attested late 14c.