The translations of plight from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «plight» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PLIGHT» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «plight» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «plight» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about plight
10 QUOTES WITH «PLIGHT»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word plight.
The time has come to end the suffering and the plight of millions of Palestine refugees in the homeland and the Diaspora, to end their displacement and to realize their rights, some of them forced to take refuge more than once in different places of the world.
There also is the plight that comes from natural disasters; these natural disasters could be alleviated or dealt with; we only need some time to do it.
The people who do not get jobs are often the most vulnerable in our society, and joblessness is a terrible plight for anyone who suffers from it.
Edgar Bronfman, Sr.
For decades, the plight of the Palestinian people has been exacerbated by internal corruption, a lack of effective investment, and the political cynicism of the Arab states, who often did not have the best interests of the Palestinians at heart.
I don't have children of my own so I can't say I know the plight of being a parent, but I can kinda understand some of the complexities of it.
In Hanover Park they highlighted the terrible plight of backyard dwellers and the fact that year after year nothing has been done to help you: the hope and despair you all live with every day.
The Israelis have suffered a great deal, we must condemn suicide bombers, and we must never say that the plight of the Palestinians justifies this terrible thing.
What could be more lonely than to be enveloped in silence, to be the last of your people to speak your native tongue, to have no way to pass on the wisdom of the elders, to anticipate the promise of the children. This tragic fate is indeed the plight of someone somewhere roughly every two weeks.
It is true that as people, we tend to remember only the positive. With time, the grim details fade away, and as a species we survive on this notion. In our desire to gloss over the undeniable macabre parts of our American history, we forget. That amnesia manifests itself, especially when dealing with the plight of black men.
For me, the path of failure exceeded by far the joys of success. My plight was hopeless.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PLIGHT»
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Peer Harassment in School: The Plight of the Vulnerable and ...
What are the psychological and health consequences of victimization? What can school professionals do to help? This volume presents the latest psychological research on chronically victimized children and adolescents.
Jaana Juvonen, Sandra Graham, 2001
The Plight of Feeling: Sympathy and Dissent in the Early ...
Stern argues that these novels gave voice to a collective mourning over the violence of the Revolution and the foreclosure of liberty for the nation's noncitizens—women, the poor, Native and African Americans.
Julia A. Stern, 2008
Plight and Fate of Women During and Following Genocide
This volume takes one stride towards assessing these grievances, and argues against policies calculated to continue such indifference to great human suffering. The horror and pain suffered by females does not end with the act of rape.
Samuel Totten, 2012
Lost Childhoods: The Plight of the Parentified Child
First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Gregory J. Jurkovic, 1997
A Physician's Plight: A Memoir: Professional Success ... ...
It isn't only Katherine Klein's medical school education, residency training, and launching into practice that's so demanding, but what creeps into her personal life along the way.
Katherine Klein, 2012
A Hero's Plight: Dark Beginnings
Their journey plays with their courage, their lives, and their sanity. The road is littered with raptors, wolves, spiders, and zombies. If you look deep enough into the novel, you may just learn something.
Hammed Akbaryeh, 2010
Journey to Pennsylvania backcountry during the French and Indian War.
Dianna Crawford, Sally Laity, 2013
Plight of the Fortune Tellers: Why We Need to Manage ...
Why We Need to Manage Financial Risk Differently Riccardo Rebonato. strategy
—which should, by definition, have small frequent losses and large rare gains—
and our best scenario suggests that the best and expected outcomes are very ...
Riccardo Rebonato, 2010
Plight of workers: a report of the Fact Finding Commission ...
The Fact Finding Commission On The Plight Of Works Was Found At The Intiative Of Nagarik Mancha, A Labour Support In Calcutta.
Fact Finding Commission on the Plight of Workers, 1997
Peter's Plight and Time Will Tell
'PETER'S PLIGHT ' At the end of the day on Monday of the second week, Glenn asked Jenny to work later.
Alyson Shaw, 2012
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PLIGHT»
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Letter: Plight of mentally ill remains elusive
As one who has been engaged in advocacy work on behalf of persons with a mental illness who become involved in the justice system, there ... «Albany Times Union, Jul 15»
'Highlight Muslim Women's Plight to Split Left'
'Highlight Muslim Women's Plight to Split Left'. New head of Professors for a Strong Israel, Dr. Ronen Shoval, thinks gender issue can create rift ... «Arutz Sheva, Jul 15»
Once Again, We Ask: Can the Plight of the Chinese Equity Markets …
Below is what we discussed back on July 7, when the Shanghai Stock Exchange Composite Index (SHCOMP) was in free-fall, falling 30-plus ... «AdviceTrade, Jul 15»
The plight of a lonely Foxes fan
Being a Leicester City fan is fun, but lonely. I need to know if there's anyone else out there. There are some teams that everyone supports. «The Roar, Jul 15»
Barkeep Confessions: The plight of the female bartender
T'was an average Tuesday evening at my sprawling cherry wood bar, craft brew and hot wings permeating the air like a Glade plug-in, when a ... «Louisville Eccentric Observer, Jul 15»
Plight of homemakers in state no better than farmers: Panel
While the spotlight has been on farmers for being pushed into an endless debt trap by loan sharks and canny chit fund operators, there is ... «Bangalore Mirror, Jul 15»
Plight of desperate migrants should concern us all
And yet despite the obvious plight of migrants, European countries are continuing to argue about the setting of immigration quotas. Immigration ... «the Irish News, Jul 15»
Deve Gowda to fast in Delhi over farmers' plight
BENGALURU: Former prime minister H.D. Deve Gowda will sit on an indefinite fast from Monday in Delhi to protest the government's apathy ... «Economic Times, Jul 15»
Farmers' plight: Cong calls for assembly session
The Congress MLAs, in their meeting, discussed the plight of the farmers in Telangana. They decided to hold the government accountable on ... «Times of India, Jul 15»
A taxi plate plight for the little guy
When it comes to the taxi industry, hard to find anyone sympathetic to the current financial plight of the cabbies. And as for those individuals ... «Ottawa Sun, Jul 15»
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