stepping stone


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stepping stone

one of a series of stones acting as footrests for crossing streams, marshes, etc.
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However, I saw the move to Kilmarnock as a stepping stone to going back down to England.
Home ownership is the stepping stone to financial security, better education, and a healthier environment for families and children," Ms.
Dawn Gardner, aged 19, of Whitnash, near Leamington, is hoping her new role will act as a stepping stone to helping her fulfil her dream.
Our AFCM MI285 is a stepping stone to the first camera phone using a liquid lens.
ASHLEY GILES is warning his England team-mates to prepare for the long haul in Pakistan as he tries to help Michael Vaughan's team across another stepping stone to become the world's best cricket team.
Each Stepping Stone is a guided activity to stimulate reflection and guide systematic inquiry.
ROY Keane has insisted he won't "insult" Sunderland and use them as a stepping stone to a return to Manchester United.
The 23-year-old said: "No disrespect to Falkirk, but I see this 18-month deal as a stepping stone for me and my career.
People aged over 18 with a flair for dance, music, theatre or technical production skills went to auditions held by organisers of the Stepping Stone project.
The Stepping Stone Players - the brainchild of a group of PTA moms - is slowly but surely winning over skeptics and garnering acclaim.