In our native language, we say this the above technique is a double-edged sword is it appropriate to say it in english if not, what is the nice way to express the same meaning a related phrase in english is to cut both ways for example, the above technique cuts both ways it makes it easier for web developers to identify security. We use the idiom 'mixed blessing' to identify something which has benefits and drawbacks concurrently, and i would like to persuade all to use this and make the use of 'double-edged sword' to mean 'two ways to be effective' i would also like many of the people who use words like 'enervate' and 'hoi polloi' together with all the other words. It’s a double edged sword and either way both countries are getting affected the cuban embargo should be lifted because the embargo is harming cuba’s economy by hurting one country’s economy it affects others as well like a domino effect. Chinese nationalism is a double-edged sword for global ambitions internet controversies over a chinese actress’s dress at the cannes film festival, the buzzing of a us spy plane and a. If you say that argument cuts both ways it means that the same argument can be used to support either side of a debate for example, in a debate about whether to get out of iraq one might make the point that many of our soldiers have died there, and this is a great shame.
Ict: a double edged sword ict: a double edged sword ict is a doubled age sword, no doubt its true but only if its powerfulness and robustness is used in a wrong way the freedoms and rights entrenched in the constitution are also double edged, having both a good side and a bad side. We have to realize that science is a double-edged sword one edge of the sword can cut against poverty, illness, disease and give us more democracies, and democracies never war with other democracies, but the other side of the sword could give us nuclear proliferation, biogerms and even forces of darkness. This is the first fic in a much larger saiunkoku au that majo and i are working on all 3v1l that follows i blame on her, since she started the whole thing with a certain drawing (link to said drawing can be emailed upon request.
An analytical essay on the double-edged sword in hamlet - an analytical essay on the double-edged sword in hamlet hamlet's tale is a tragic one because it presents a man who is in the center of a moral dilemma. The kite runner: example essay two it's always a double-edged sword posting example essays they're never perfect and only represent one version of writing an essay well they're never perfect and only represent one version of writing an essay well. So why would the bible refer to the word of god repeatedly as a “two-edged sword” or, literally, a “two-mouthed sword” the word of god is like a sword that has two edges, cutting both ways and doing terrible damage to an aggressor. In fact, according hebrews 4:12, the word of god is living and powerful, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the division of soul and spirit, and of joints and marrow, and is a discerner of the thoughts and intents of the heart.
Double-edged sword literally, a sword which cuts either way metaphorically, an argument which makes both for and against the person employing it, or which has a double meaning. The above idea explains the significance of humor at workplace, because it is something which can work both ways – either enlivening the working conditions or distracting the process of production. A double-edged sword is one that can cut the enemy and also cut the person wielding it we use this as a metaphor to describe how one action or course of actions could lead to improvement or could also destroy a person, family, or kingdom.
Double-edged sword is used as you guess, a good example is medications which can provide a particular beneficial purpose but can come with bad side effects cut both ways can mean the same thing but can also be used as describing something that has an equal effect on two different things. When we talk about something has both advantages and disadvantages une arme a double tranchantes we say for instance: technology is a double-edged sword or: according to dictcc you can either say double-edged sword or two-edged sword you can also say it cuts both ways cheers michael84 view profile view forum posts private message. A double-edged sword is fabled for the property that it cuts both ways it is a more dangerous sword to face and a more dangerous sword to wield the second amendment is that kind of weapon.
At this point, alice in chains are who they are rainier fog is a double-edged sword in that waythe band has no shortage of hits throughout their fantastic career from back in the heyday of 90. “a double edged sword cuts both ways” is a reminder that everything you do, even if it seems like a good decision at the time, can have consequences it encompasses the human tendency to be indecisive, to fear the unknown, or to act on impulse to avoid that fear. A double-edged sword - government involvement in the economy introduction ask an average u s citizen about their stance on government in the economy, and most will agree that government must play some role the question is, where is the line drawn and at what cost this cannot be answered without a comprehensive analysis of. Our mission provide an independent forum for those who dare to read, think, speak, and write to advance the professional, literary, and scientific understanding of sea power and other issues critical to global security.