Worse, all of the courses were taught in French, which Marie spoke only imperfectly.
But sometimes, however imperfectly, you can make progress.
We are all imperfectly beautiful so let's embrace that and practice that in a healthy way.
But we regulate the arms trade today, even if we do it imperfectly.
The situation of those countries was at that time very imperfectly known in Europe.
These windows were imperfectly glazed, so that the night air circulated freely in the chapel.
" What can the Hurons do" ? returned the savage, speaking also, though imperfectly, in the French language.
But this imperfectly taught woman, whose phrases and habits were an odd patchwork, had a loyal spirit within her.
In regard to the sterility of hybrids, in which the sexual elements are imperfectly developed, the case is somewhat different.
The largest of the two pirate ships was commanded by a Japanese captain, who spoke a little Dutch, but very imperfectly.
But often the face is not soft, often it turns out to be imperfectly alive. The hardness and deadness are from within.
That does not affect their electrical conductivity, but nanoscale particles like this are known to scatter and obstruct the passage of heat through imperfectly understood quantum-mechanical processes.
As is often the case with imperfectly analysed intuitions, their significance only became apparent after I had reached my own conclusions in my own way.
就像直觉分析不完善的情况一样， 只有在我以自己的方式得出自己的结论后， 它们的重要性才会显现出来。
This seemed to be true, so long as a genus was imperfectly known, and its species were founded upon a few specimens, that is to say, were provisional.
这似乎是真的， 只要一个属不完全为所知， 它的种是建立在少数标本上的， 也就是说，它是临时的。
She set the lighted lamp in the passage, and again entered the parlor. Hepzibah's form, though its sable outline mingled with the dusk, was now less imperfectly visible.
她把点着的灯放在过道上，又进了客厅。 Hepzibah 的身影，虽然它的黑褐色轮廓与黄昏混杂在一，但现在已经不那么明显了。
200 years ago, in 1820, the global rate of absolute poverty -- which is defined, imperfectly, as living on less than one dollar and 90 cents a day -- was 84 percent.
200 年以前，1820 年， 全球绝贫困率——不完全准确的定义为，每日生活支出低于 1。90 美元，数值为 84%。
' Mr. Bumble turned, and encountered the face of his interesting consort, who, imperfectly comprehending the few words she had overheard of his complaint, had hazarded the foregoing remark at a venture.
’邦布尔先生转过身来， 遇到了他有趣的配偶的脸， 她不完全理解她无意中听到的于他的抱怨的几句话， 冒险冒险说了前面的话。
In the first case the two sexual elements which go to form the embryo are perfect; in the second case they are either not at all developed, or are imperfectly developed.
在第一种情况下， 形成胚胎的两个性元素是完美的;在第二种情况下， 它们要么根本没有发育， 要么发育不完善。
Travelling, whether in the mental or the physical world, is a joy, and it is good to know that, in the mental world at least, there are vast countries still very imperfectly explored.
Of course mothers can play this role too, to swing too far into judgement, and to be too harsh, to the degree that the father has his own pathologies, he's going to do that imperfectly.