Unlike Thatcher, he had been skilful at PMQ while opposition leader, and he carried it over into his own government.
But he was not skilful in using his weapon or managing his horse.
These pages may serve to record the actions of brave and skilful men.
The activity and strength of the Frenchman were so great that a skilful pugilist would have found difficulty in handling him.
Oh, he's too clever, too skilful by far to have taken the robe.
skilful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempests.
He was a careful and skilful driver, and a man of most obliging disposition.
However, under favorable circumstances, and with skilful handling, this is a successful method of propagation.
A sad mishap it is, for he was a skilful leader and a veteran soldier.'
It is a marvel of patient and skilful labor, and tells its story, no doubt, if the means of reading it were only within reach.