question master


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n question master the host or chairman of a radio or tv quiz show or panel game
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  • Woodrow T. Wilson
    “We should not only master questions, but also act upon them, and act definitely.”


In literature:

And there can be no question that he was a master host when it came to luncheons, dinners, suppers, or midnight lunch counters.
"Mixed Faces" by Roy Norton
The question was this: 'Master Latimer, do you not think, on your conscience, that you have been suspected of heresy?
"History of England from the Fall of Wolsey to the Death of Elizabeth. Vol. II." by James Anthony Froude
In consultation they forgot their awe of the master, and asked a thousand eager questions, which he answered with brief sternness.
"A Noble Woman" by Ann S. Stephens
Twenty years passed and another question arose to engender bitter feelings in the hearts of the Governors and Masters.
"A History of Giggleswick School" by Edward Allen Bell
The question is, Did he master it?
"Whitman" by John Burroughs
To Cowels's way of reasoning it was simply a question of choice between the position of master of the Brotherhood and master-mechanic.
"Snow on the Headlight" by Cy Warman
He was still master, and his sovereignty no one had even questioned.
"A Manifest Destiny" by Julia Magruder
His master's answer to the rector's question was a smile.
"Shirley" by Charlotte Brontë
One question I think I may surely ask without indiscretion: Is he the master of this house?
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 4 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
Slaves have no right to question the conduct of their masters.
"Maria Antoinette" by John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) Abbott

In poetry:

The Master,--He who penned the page
And bade us read it,--He is sage:
And what he orders, you and I
Can but obey, nor question why.
"The End Of The Chapter" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
Hist, but a word, fair and soft!
Forth and be judged, Master Hugues!
Answer the question I've put you so oft:
What do you mean by your mountainous fugues?
See, we're alone in the loft,—-
"Master Hugues Of Saxe-Gotha" by Robert Browning

In news:

Referendum election my ass) and put him in one uncomfortable box after another, we can safely and definitively answer the chess master or pawn question.
Well, We've Answered This Question ( Chess Master v Pawn Dept.).
Senior Master Sgt Derek Bryant tosses goodies to children who participated by answering or asking questions during Silverwood School's Veterans Day assembly.
Cliff Brehan, of Sequim, and Chester Masters, a postal historian from Carlsborg, have tried to answer this question.
Spy master John le Carré has long dealt with these questions, chronicling betrayals both personal and patriotic.
For the sake of argument, let's rank the men at Augusta National, caretakers of the esteemed Masters Tournament, somewhere in the middle, and pose a question that needs asking: Did Augusta National really need lengthening .
Having a master's degree in nutrition, I get a lot of nutrition questions, but I hadn't been asked this one before.
" Merce Cunningham" director Charles Atlas answers a few questions for AMERICAN MASTERS ONLINE.
Conan O'Brien has come up with a masterful bit to answer a burning question.
Graduates, known as Master Gardeners , are then expected to spread their new knowledge to others by volunteering to answer questions or teach at Extension offices, farmers markets, workshops and community gardens.
If you have a garden-related question for the Master Gardeners to answer in a column, call 918-746-3701.
Send questions for University of California/Shasta College Master Gardeners to or call 242-2219.
Harris County Master Gardeners at Precinct 2 will answer questions.
Soil must be collected properly for testing If you have a garden-related question for the Master Gardeners to answer in a column, call 918-746-3701.
But the question is, if booking last minute flights is science, how do you master the subject.

In science:

But I end this Subsection by noting that there are of course various technical questions hereabouts, even apart from the logical questions about ε (which are of course addressed by the masters, Hilbert and Bernays!).
On the Persistence of Homogeneous Matter
The solution we present is to simply avoid the problem, making all of the master conditions in question trivial by only coding at cardinals which will not lead to non-trivial master condition requirements.
Large Cardinals and Definable Well-Orderings of the Universe
There is no doubt that the technology can be mastered and the question is not whether QC will find commercial applications, but when.
Quantum Cryptography
Question: Assuming the semi-classical master equation, does a classical system of coordinates always exist? Assume a classical coordinates system exist and Let {tα } be such a system of classical coordinates.
Flat family of QFTs and quantization of d-algebras
For it could be that the answer to the question, whether the spectrum of the Master constraint contains zero, critically depends on which type of matter we couple.
Loop Quantum Gravity: An Inside View