chalk talk

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n chalk talk a talk that uses a blackboard and chalk
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Usage

In literature:

After breakfast Aileen and I went into the garden and had a long talk over the plan we had chalked out for getting away to Queensland.
"Robbery Under Arms" by Thomas Alexander Browne, AKA Rolf Boldrewood
Come, let us find out something about the chalk before we talk about the caves.
"Madam How and Lady Why or, First Lessons in Earth Lore for Children" by Charles Kingsley
Talking of Geology, you used to be interested about the "pipes" in the chalk.
"The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin, Volume II (of II)" by Charles Darwin
They had a long talk, sitting above an old chalk-pit grown over with brambles and goosepenny.
"The Forsyte Saga, Volume III." by John Galsworthy
They had a long talk, sitting above an old chalk-pit grown over with brambles and goosepenny.
"To Let" by John Galsworthy
They had a long talk, sitting above an old chalk-pit grown over with brambles and goosepenny.
"The Forsyte Saga, Complete" by John Galsworthy
That none of those who only talk Their native tongue know cheese from chalk.
"Welsh Lyrics of the Nineteenth Century" by Edmund O. Jones
By and by, Chalks having concluded his pronouncement, and drifted to another corner of the room, Blake and I fell into separate talk.
"Grey Roses" by Henry Harland
Your pencil outline holds the same relation to your chalk talk that the minister's notes hold to his sermon.
"Crayon and Character: Truth Made Clear Through Eye and Ear" by B.J. Griswold
We didn't much talk about it; we chalked it off as occupational hazards.
"The Hunted Heroes" by Robert Silverberg
Faint beneath the noonday chalk, Tod can overhear them talk.
"Half-Past Bedtime" by H. H. Bashford
As a rule, the very best chalk-talks are the simplest, and require the least skill in drawing.
"Sunday-School Success" by Amos R. Wells
I once saw a "chalk talk" given to two hundred Sunday-school children.
"Picture-Work" by Walter L. (Walter Lowrie) Hervey
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In poetry:

The mighty hand leads to a sloping shoulder,
The finger joints are cramped with chalk;
A goose's quill has put an end to murder
That put an end to talk.
"The Hand That Signed The Paper" by Dylan Thomas
Instead of crack-brained poets in their attics
Filling thin volumes with their flowery talk,
There shall be books of wholesome mathematics;
The tutor with his blackboard and his chalk.
"The Coming Era" by Oliver Wendell Holmes

In news:

Chalk Talk returns for another Friday preview.
HCC former instructors to host ' Chalk Talk ' on fiscal policy.
Ram Nation and the Shepherd University department of athletics are excited to announce the return of the Ram Chalk Talk lunch series.
New K Bros Land O' Lakers PodKast: LAL-DEN chalk talk and preview.
Chalk' talk and late-breaking comedy.
Chucky's Super Bowl XXXVII Chalk Talk .
HCC former instructors to host 'Chalk Talk' on fiscal policy .
The Billabong Pro in Tahiti still has one more day to run, but it is already chalking up memorable moments that will be talked about for years.
The chalk-talk is a spiritual package of Christian music, ventriloquism , and a gospel message illustrated by a powerful chalk drawing.
Shepherd University football coach Monte Cater discussed the forthcoming homecoming game and last weekend's victory over West Liberty at this week's Chalk Talk luncheon.
CHALK TALK – November 14, 2012.
HCC former instructors to host ' Chalk Talk' on fiscal policy.
People can write messages to Effingham and her family on a public bulletin board, write chalk messages on the sidewalk in front of the school or visit a "safe room" to talk with counselors, he said.
Season-ticket holders receive additional benefits as well: free and preferred parking sports, pregame chalk talks with the coaches, halftime receptions and an exclusive gift.
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In science:

Teaching economics to undergraduates: Alternatives to chalk and talk.
Lessons From the Physics-Education Reform Effort
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