Stage fright clinic helps musicians tackle their fear on stage
Many musicians suffer from stage fright, but don't admit it for fear of
coming across as unprofessional. Some turn to alcohol to combat their
fears; others turn to psychologists.
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By NICK BUNKLEY
But nearly 14,500 retirement-eligible hourly workers will stay, showing the difficulty G.M. faces in persuading workers to give up their jobs in a recession.
Harlem now has the most charter schools per square mile in the United States, yet demand still exceeds supply. Harlem Success is opening three new schools this summer. About 40% of all eligible children in central Harlem applied for kindergarten at Harlem Success schools. The reason is obvious. Tests taken at the beginning of the 2006-07 school year at Harlem Success showed only 11% of six-year-olds were at their grade level in mathematics. By the end of the year, 86% were. This may have something to do with grouping children by ability rather than by age, and with involving parents, who have to read six books a week to their children.
1 having the necessary qualities or fulfilling the necessary conditions:
Are you eligible for early retirement/maternity leave?
You might be eligible for a grant.
Only people over 18 are eligible to vote.
2 describes someone who is not married and is desirable as a marriage partner, especially because they are rich and attractive:
I can think of several eligible bachelors of my acquaintance.
I'll have to check her eligibility to take part.
The eligibility rules prevent under-18s being in the team.
[U]舞台負け, 上がること, 場おくれ.
|stager||(noun) An experienced person who has been through many battles; someone who has given long service.|
|Synonyms:||old hand, old-timer, warhorse, veteran|
|Usage:||The proposal was seductive, but La Ramee was an old stager, acquainted with all the traps a prisoner was likely to set.|
1 ((しばしばold 〜))((英))経験［体験］者, ベテラン, 古つわもの, 老練家.2 ((古))俳優.