Something of an Achievement
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Something of an Achievement

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Published by Books On Tape .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL12580242M
ISBN 105557023682
ISBN 109785557023689

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a·chieve·ment (ə-chēv′mənt) n. 1. The process of achieving something: She devoted her life to the achievement of voting rights for women. 2. Something that has been achieved, especially by means of skill or perseverance: The discovery of antibiotics is one of the great achievements of modern medicine. See Synonyms at feat1. achievement. Jul 31,  · The subject of this book interests me greatly but in searching Amazon's "Look inside/Search inside this Book" option there are no hits for Ayn Rand, the philosopher whose cardinal virtues are Reason, Purpose, and Self-Esteem -- the source, means, and reward of achievement. So to anyone who has read this, am I missing something or is Gwen Bradford?/5(3). “Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing; it's a day you've had everything to do and you've done it.”. achievement definition: 1. something very good and difficult that you have succeeded in doing: 2. something that you did. Learn more.

Achievement definition is - the act of achieving something. How to use achievement in a sentence. Synonym Discussion of achievement. SOMETHING OF AN ACHIEVEMENT. By. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. A second novel returns to a nameless territory fairly near By the North Gate (), a Northeast African British crown colony, and the small, spiteful world of outpost officials who could never have succeeded at home. ‘There's a sense of achievement when you buy yourself something special, because you know you have worked hard to get it.’ ‘Whizzing along on the train, there was a sense of achievement recalling how we had cycled all that way only 48 hours earlier.’. If an achievement book does spawn, more than one player can read the book and get the credit for reading it. (if they read it within 3min of the first person who read it) When I find a book I announce it within trade chat so if other would like to read it they can (providing they can get to it within 3min).

Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Define achievement. achievement synonyms, achievement pronunciation, achievement translation, English dictionary definition of achievement. achievement translation, English dictionary definition of achievement. n. 1. The process of achieving something: She devoted her life to the achievement of voting rights for women. 2. The material. From the magisterial to the mundane, achievements play a role in the best kind of human life, and many people think that they are of such importance that they are worth pursuing at the expense of serious sacrifices. Yet for all that, no philosophers have devoted more than a few short passages to discerning what makes achievements valuable, or even what makes something an achievement to begin with. They envy achievement, and their dream of greatness is a world where all men have become their acknowledged inferiors. They don't know that that dream is the infallible proof of mediocrity, because that sort of world is what the man of achievement would not be able to bear.