title>ラッセル英単語・熟語:A-126 advantage (n): 有利な点,好都合- Bertrand Russell のページ
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advantage (n) [有利,好都合;有利な点,長所,強み]

* take advantage of (好機・事実を)利用する
* have the advantage of 〜という利点(強み)を持っている
This has been one of the advantages of aristocracy, since where status depended upon birth behaviour was allowed to be erratic.

It is in the middle classes that the father is at present of most importance, for so long as he lives and earns a good income, he can give his children those advantages in the way of an expensive education which will enable them in their turn to preserve their social and economic status, whereas if he dies while the children are still young, there is a considerable chance that they may sink in the social scale.

I fear that these bad effects are to a certain extent produced by sending children to boarding schools, and I regard them as sufficiently serious to offset great advantages.

An Italian magnate of the sixteenth century, on his deathbed, told the priest that he repented of only one thing, namely, that he had not taken advantage of an opportunity to murder both the Pope and the Emperor at once, which would have secured him a place in history. .

There were many advantages to living close to my work place.
 出典:『鉄緑会 東大英単語熟語 鉄壁』p.219

You should take advantage of the fine weather to paint the fence.
 出典: Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English, new ed.