1.able to cut something
He is not able to cut his responsibilities like we thought.
Do you think you're able to cut it?
2.not able to hold a candle to
The cake from the bakery is not able to hold a candle to the one that Grandmonther made.
1. Chantal was lucky to be able to salvage her career.
2. The RAF recognized him as an out-standingly able engineer.
3. Anton was able to transfer from Lavine's to an American company.
4. He conjectured that some individuals may be able to detect major calamities.
5. The government have not been able to turn today'sdemonstration to their advantage.
6. We were not able to meet the deadline because of manufacturing delays.
7. I do hope you'll be able to come to the wedding.
8. The gym can be used by both able-bodied and disabled people.
9. It would be nice to be able to afford to retire earlier.
10. Individualists say that you should be able to wear what you want.
11. Magistrates will be able to attach conditions when juveniles are remanded.
12. I hope that everyone will be able to join in the fun.
13. He was never able to get past the border guards.
14. Have you been able to have any kind of contact?
15. One of my most able students was rejected by another university.
1. He lost his job for allegedly being incapable.
2. He was a man incapable of violence.
3. She was a very honest person who was incapable of dissembling.
4. The children seem to be totally incapable of working by themselves.
5. He would be incapable of committing such a cruel deed.
6. The wine had made him incapable of thinking clearly.
7. The injured man was incapable of walking, so he had to be carried.
8. The company seems to be incapable of hanging on to its staff.
9. Computers are incapable of creative thought.
10. Incapable management ruined the company.
11. An employer cannot afford to hire incapable workers.
12. The Foreign Minister refuted the assertion that the developing countries areincapable of managing their industries.
13. It is legally possible for an elderly person to nominate someone to act for them, should they become incapable of looking after themselves.
14. Meaning naturally orthodox , incapable of thinking a bad thought?'
说的是天生正统, 从来没有坏思想. ”
15. She seemed incapable of taking decisions.