Therefore, by simple logic, each year this gap compounds itself—the kids who behave well and follow instructions will excel.
Yet if you had to pick a technological development that has fundamentally altered society, you could do worse than excel.
Well, I would take umbrage (a thing at which I excel), but for the fact that Kaufman makes some excellent points.
Muqrin is an affable and competent leader, but he did not excel as spy chief.
We understand your need to excel, but right now it's holding you back.
Husbands sometimes, indeed, seek other men for their wives, believing they will obtain sons who will excel all others.
But, in spite of these ordinary defects, he was fond of his work and wishful to excel in it.
As to many ladies, the question is whether they excel most in charms of mind or person.
That is, he could work wonders like the fairies and excel the doctors in curing diseases.
He did not excel in large figures, but possessed very rare merit in those on a smaller scale.