He got a first in Modern Language.
The party won at least one county, and ran a close second in several others.
That year I won first prize in the spelling bee
He said he was going to try for first place next year.
Let me congratulate you on your winning first place in the 100 metre dash.
He has climbed to the head of his class.
To his mother's joy, he won the first prize.
His plunge won the race.
She took the first place in the beauty contest.
"a dark horse" is one that shows unexpected racing speed and comes in first, even though the experts said he had little chance of winning.
Our team went to the games without much hope, but they surprised us and brought home the bacon& three first prizes and two second!
I took part in the math contest last week with my classmates and I won the first prize.
In the200 meters, Lisa and Rose came in first and third respectively.
He was first in the Anhui examination district in this examination.
She and her teammates had taken the first place!