train of thought

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the connections that link the various parts of an event or argument together

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The mean scores for structured and conventional viva regarding uniformity of assessment time (p=0.000); structuring of questions (p=0.000); confidence in correct judgment (p=0.000); decreasedbiases (p<0.000); decreased stress level (p=0.075); uniform coverage of the topics (p=0.000); continuity of chain of thought (p=0.000); increase in thinking time of the student (p=0.024) and student friendliness of the system were significantly greater for structured viva as compared to conventional viva.
It is thanks to this chain of thought that Azad and the participating artists are displaying their works, hoping to raise awareness as well as funds.
"If I can keep that chain of thought going it will suit me well."
At times Jessie went off on a rambling chain of thought, only to stop herself and declare: "I'd better sing now." Running way past its scheduled close, the 90-minute set boasted most of the songs from Jessie's platinum Who You Are album, the title track dedicated to an un-named friend whose birthday fell on Friday 13th.
* With conversation view never lose a chain of thought or let emails be all over the place
However, because it is a collection, it isn't quite a volume in the sense of a continuous chain of thought, though some underlying trends characterise all essays.
The stories are interesting, but the transition along the way makes you blink at the confusing chain of thought.
"He always said the older you get the harder it becomes so I'm going by that chain of thought at the minute.
Descartes, of course, is iconic for putting an end to real or feigned systematic doubt at the point of his famous cogito, popularly rendered from the stuff of his Second Meditation: "I am, I exist is necessarily true whenever it is mentally conceived or put forward by me." Losonsky suggests that Descartes could as easily and properly have written, "I will, therefore I am," so that not only thinking but willing oneself to pursue a rigorous chain of thought not only conquers doubt but rescues us from solipsism by leading us to realize that we are imbedded in a material environment that is in part social.
He said: "I don't really know the chain of thought with that one, it just seems to have been endemic over the last couple of years.
True, I occasionally lose my chain of thought; I was looking for it the other day but all I found was an accumulation of grey matter--dust--under the rug.
There is a chain of thought that suggest players like Keane and Beckham will stay for Ferguson's last season and then look for a move.
This chain of thought led to my decision to do something as soon as possible.
Schmeichel is the main reason for that chain of thought as he has been in unbelievable form for them since the turn of the year pulling off save after save in the matches against Inter Milan and Juventus.