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Idioms for preparatory
Origin of preparatory
OTHER WORDS FROM preparatorypre·par·a·to·ri·ly, adverbnon·pre·par·a·to·ry, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for preparatory
For example, at age 10, he completed the local two-year mandatory preparatory program in just one year.
He went to public school until the 7th grade, and then attended Flintridge Preparatory School in La Cañada Flintridge, California.
Moreover, a preparatory nap counteracts the effects of sleep deprivation better than a nap taken after the missed sleep.
It is exhibited at the Tate along with the mass of preparatory material he used to create it.All Hail Richard Hamilton, the Father of British Pop Art|Chloë Ashby|February 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
After preparatory school in Illinois, Hay went to Brown University, where he amused men and charmed women.
There were very few preparatory arrangements to be made for the marriage of Mr. Snodgrass.The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club, v. 2(of 2)|Charles Dickens
Not, indeed, until the foreigner's foot was on the step preparatory to mounting did Garnache speak.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
She saw two fiery eyes; she saw the tiger gather himself preparatory to springing.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
The poorest people reduce it to powder by manual labour, in the same way as they grind corn preparatory to baking it into cakes.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
By the time he passed out of the preparatory classes, his ideal faith in the order of things was shaken.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky