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Questions with the adjective age-old

7 examples:

It is an age-old question: will humankind ever defeat old age?
(CNN - Technology, )

It's an age-old question, but can romantic attraction be predicted?
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

It's an age-old question: What do you buy the person who has everything?
(NBC Today, )

It's an age-old question that has worried countless animal lovers - cats or dogs?
(Daily Mail - Science, )

A North Carolina amateur scientist used a slow motion camera to answer an age-old question: What happens when a CD is hit with a sledgehammer?
(UPI - Odd News, )

It's a titanic battle as we finally discover the answer to the age-old question: who is better at food, people with beards or people who are without beards?
(Sydney Morning Herald - Entertainment, )

And at some point, after yet another rent hike, most renters start to ponder this age-old question: Are they a culture-seeking urbanite who’s happy to pay more for less living space in a hot location, or have they outgrown the city life in favor of more square footage and amenities like free parking and green space?
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Sentences with the adjective age-old

13 examples:

Norwegian pop duo Ylvis asked an age-old question.
(NBC Today, )

Teri Agins answers the age-old question of what’s the right hemline for older women.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

A French illustrator's first "literary" effort is drawing more people to an age-old art form.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

It’s an age-old question that has resurfaced following the economic shocks and environmental stresses of the past decade.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

An Idaho man posted a video online answering the age-old question of whether Nerf suction cup darts will stick to a person's eyes.
(UPI - Odd News, )

The California Institute of Technology released a video today of the actor and physicist dueling at an age-old game, with a quantum twist.
(Tech Times - Arts & Culture, )

Police in Tennessee looked to answer the age-old question of why the chicken crossed the road, when they wrangled a loose fowl on Tuesday evening.
(UPI - Odd News, )

With its snap-together modules, Palette offers photographers and others a new answer to the age-old question of the best way to control a computer.
(CNET News, )

Aside from putting an answer to an age-old question, the researchers believe that their findings could also help to boost available information regarding oscillators.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Writer-director Patricio Guzmán's cinematic ode to his native Chile, particularly the southern region of western Patagonia, tells an age-old story of beauty and brutality...
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

To answer the age-old question, which is better offense or defense, I built two separate portfolios that parallels Denver’s high scoring offense and Seattle’s stingy defensive.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

It's an age-old question that's also very timely as we approach the season of haunted houses, scary movies and encounters with Halloween zombies and ghouls stopping by to beg for candy.
(Science Daily - News, )

In an attempt to begin to tackle the age-old question of what shapes one's identity, researchers at Duke and the University of Arizona surveyed the caregivers of those with different neurodegenerative diseases to see which ones seemed most likely to strip away the essence of a person.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

Questions

5 examples:

Is the American public ready to give up its age-old credit cards?
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Choosing between Jabari Parker, Andrew Wiggins and Joel Embiid in the NBA Draft depends on how teams answer that age-old NBA question: How much is a big man worth?
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Following Sunday's El Clasico spectacle that hugely intensified the run-in for the La Liga title, Rio Ferdinand gave his stance on the age-old debate of who is better: Cristano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi?
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

An age-old engineering problem: how do you precisely measure the forces that act between two components inside a machine or, for example, on the sail of a boat without drilling holes or sticking on a sensor?
(Science Daily - News, )

We already knew that Wasps had grown terminally tired of their tenancy in a nondescript corner of Buckinghamshire: why else would they have taken the dramatic decision to relocate in Coventry, severing their last remaining age-old links with London in the process?
(The Independent - Sport, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

They were established to celebrate a certain event or to tell an age-old legend.

It's wonderful to me that bees have this simple, age-old thing going on.
(Peter Fonda)

Barbecue is an age-old tradition.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The idea of artist as reporter is age-old.
(Michelle Gagnon in CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )

The age-old mistake of buying high and selling low.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Ah, the age-old tradition of getting tipsy and running amok.
(CNN - Travel, )

It's an age-old debate for many couples. sleep in or stay up late.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Solicitor-client privilege is an age-old right in the common law world.
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

New thriller puts a scientific spin on an age-old search for eternal life.
(USA Today - Entertainment, )

But her training couldn't insulate her from an age-old battlefront at home.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

When it comes to healthy living, changing age-old habits is not always easy.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

If you can't take the ball, take the man: it's an age-old park football mantra.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Many cultures boast an age-old proverb centered on learning lessons from a loss.
(The New York Times - Tennis, )

There are so many age-old labels kept vibrant by fresh transfusions of young talent.
(The Independent - Fashion, )

Age-old struggle: Balancing personal responsibility vs. obligation to help the poor.
(USA Today - National, )

There's an age-old interview question that's practically standard for most sales jobs.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

A new study confirms the age-old conception that meditation is associated with wisdom.
(Science Daily - News, )

A self-printing service for house and car keys could be the solution to an age-old problem.
(CNET News, )

But they face being disbanded over a row about God being removed from their age-old Promise.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Justine Musk, the ex-wife of billionaire inventor Elon Musk weighs in on the age-old debate.
(CNBC, )

It’s easy to fall into the age-old narrative that Africa is a land hidebound by corruption.
(The Independent - Business, )

In mankind’s age-old battle against bugs, we’ve come up with some pretty madcap measures.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

An age-old honky-tonk bar with no cover charge became an unlikely hub of tourism renaissance.
(USA Today - National, )

So she revolutionized an age-old product and created the patented Shefit Ultimate Sports Bra.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

The age-old habit of sharing juicy tidbits with buddies has gotten a bad rap, researchers say.
(NBC News Health, )

But Lord’s was a reminder of an age-old truth: Australia react more quickly to their setbacks.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Here's what you should know about the age-old 10K-steps-a-day rule before you go on your next walk.
(NBC Today, )

Despairing dad Harry Wallop is enamoured by the digital solution to the age-old problem of pocket money.
(Harry Wallop in The Telegraph - Technology, )

Rather than abandoning paper, the notetaking app maker seems keen on revolutionizing this age-old medium.
(ZDNet US, )

The company has to ditch age-old business plans and ideas to remain competitive, Chairman Lee Kun-hee says.
(CNET News - Business Tech, )

Etsy represents a new way of connecting handcraft makers to buyers, but it's rooted in an age-old tradition.
(Forbes - Technology, )

The age-old tradition symbolizes the coming of spring and was believed to banish the evil spirits of winter.
(NBC News, )

The age-old auction industry continues to change in the face of technology’s impact on buying and selling.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

An age-old concept, market halls and food halls like The Source are making a comeback in Denver and nationwide.
(The Denver Post - Food, )

The age-old practice of swaddling is used by some mothers, who think it keeps babies calm, and helps them sleep.
(BBC News - Health, )

In the Tarime district of the Mara region in northern Tanzania an age-old tradition involves women marrying women.
(BBC News - World News, )

It is an age-old debate, but we finally have an answer to which is the best team in international football history.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Oregon coach Mark Helfrich and his staff have ditched the age-old technique of screaming at players to motivate them.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Jerry Neuheisel is 22, but not so old that he doesn't connect with the age-old lesson from a classic children's story.
(Chris Foster in Los Angeles Times - Boxing, )

New linen company Smart Bedding seems to have solved some of the age-old problems associated with bad bed experiences.
(NBC Today, )

The age-old marketing mantra 'sex sells' doesn't have the same effect on gadget fans, it seems, reveals Stuff magazine.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

The age-old sign warning people not to feed the animals may be in need of an upgrade that includes devices at SeaWorld.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

The most exciting new Android N feature is an answer to the age-old problem of pushing Android security updates to users.
(ZDNet US, )

It’s 100 years after the crash and sinking of the Empress of Ireland, and now there may be answers to age-old questions.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

24 ENGLAND - CHRIS FOY IN PARIS: The age-old curse of heroic English sporting failure resurfaced in Paris on Saturday night.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

In the world of ballet, there's an age-old belief that a female dancer can commit to her art or having children, but not both.
(CBC News in CBC News - Arts & Entertainment, )

These photographs show how age-old techniques are used to create unique, hand-crafted guitars that are sold all over the world.
(Daily Mail - News, )

But in his latest book, Edward O. Wilson offers no philosophically-satisfying answers to this age-old “existence” question.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Samsung says that the company needs to ditch age-old business plans and ideas in order to remain competitive in today's markets.
(ZDNet US, )

Tech Review: As e-book subscription services grow their catalogs, the age-old institution trumps all, Geoffrey A. Fowler writes.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

The visuals outshine the story in "The Book of Life," a lively animated tale that mixes age-old myths with today's toon cartropes.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

After nearly 10 years without any cases of plague, California has seen two people contract the age-old illness already this summer.
(Fox News - Health, )

After this -3 trouncing by Manchester City, all those age-old fears and suspicions about this Arsenal team will reawaken once more.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

In China, women leaders who do not fit into age-old gender stereotypes are called 女汉子 (tough woman) or 暖男 (sensitive man).
(Forbes - Business, )

Following fears of a Greek exit from the eurozone, demand for both age-old commodity gold and new virtual currency bitcoin has risen.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

New research debunks the age-old moral philosophy that if you are unable to do something, then you are not morally obligated to do it.
(Science Daily - News, )

New online players like BlueVine, Fundbox and C2FO are transforming the age-old business of getting working capital off unpaid invoices.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

When Ashley Madison was hacked, my start-up Trustify stepped in to provide a simple but age-old service—helping people find the truth.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

The age-old role of bank cashier is to be abolished by Barclays Bank, as thousands of employees are promoted to become "community bankers".
(BBC News - Business, )

Model and FABLife cohost Chrissy Teigen posted her butter-softening hack to Instagram, which looks set to put an end to the age-old problem.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

IT analysts are like fashion designers, always searching for something new, even if that means recycling age-old concepts in new terminology.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Policewoman Preeti Dhaka's beat was to protect women in New Delhi, but her training couldn't insulate her from an age-old battlefront at home.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

A new beach bag solves the age-old problem of returning home from the shore, only to find your floors and personal belongings covered in sand.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Milton Steinberg’s ‘As a Driven Leaf’ is a historical novel that examines an age-old conflict that challenges thoughtful people to this day.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

The age-old cuisine of dried meat is, in the United States, a $2.5 billion market with only a few companies controlling the majority of the space.
(Forbes - Business, )

It’s an age-old public health question — how to preserve people’s ability to make their own choices while encouraging them to make good ones.
(Fox News - Health, )

Little League's stripping of a Chicago team's national title has led to charges of racism, threats and exposed the flaws of an age-old honor system.
(NBC News, )

The age-old argument about whether toilet paper should go "over or under" has been apparently been settled by an 1891 patent unearthed by one writer.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

Age-old Icelandic sagas describe complex social networks that challenge the stereotypical image of Vikings as unworldly, violent savages, scientists say.
(UPI - Science News, )

The NBA champion Golden State Warriors proved on Tuesday that an age-old mantra -- you have to learn to lose before you can win -- doesn't apply to them.
(The New York Times - Pro-Basketball, )

A Canadian First Nation band says it's reviving an age-old practice of controlled burning to improve forest health and restore a population of wood bison.
(UPI - Science News, )

Democracy is a simple solution to an age-old problem – how to get rid of people in positions of political power once they’ve outlived their usefulness.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

It's an age-old problem for golfers - finding a swanky car that will impress at the clubhouse that's also got enough boot space to hold your beloved clubs.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

The civil war in Syria rocked Turkey – a Nato member state – when riots broke out in a number of cities, opening age-old wounds between Turks and Kurds.
(The Independent - World News, )

But in the final analysis, Wasps were propelled into their brave new world by one of rugby’s age-old virtues: namely, the veteran outside-half Andy Goode.
(The Independent - Sport, )

James' Cavs and three other favorites to win the NBA title are all going up against some age-old rules when it comes to making a successful championship run.
(Forbes - Business, )

The technique, when applied to the age-old method for gauging distances called astronomical parallax, extends Hubble's tape measure 10 times farther into space.
(Science Daily - News, )

The study addresses an age-old belief that reducing elevated blood pressure during pregnancy might lead to reduced growth in the womb and worse health at birth.
(Science Daily - News, )

Academics have uncovered complex social networks within age-old Icelandic sagas, which challenge the stereotypical image of Vikings as unworldly, violent savages.
(Science Daily - News, )

The age-old system originally designed by the military and adopted by corporate America has been rendered obsolete for the simple fact that it promotes irrelevance.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

The inhabitants of a northern Spanish mountain village have taken part in an age-old Carnival festival that re-enacts a legendary confrontation between good and evil.
(Fox News - World, )

A new study shows that we are in fact born with the basic fundamental knowledge of language, thus shedding light on the age-old linguistic 'nature vs. nurture' debate.
(Science Daily - News, )

New research is raising fresh concern that an age-old treatment for troubled pregnancies - bed rest - doesn't seem to prevent premature birth, and might even worsen that risk.
(Fox News - Health, )

For a few years now there have been predictions about the future of marketing's Agency of Record model – the age-old, exclusive partnership between a marketer and its agency.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

The proposal, put forward by the ECB's cricket committee, will be discussed on Thursday and if approved will see the age-old tradition dropped as part of a one-year trial in 2016.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

As a study found that exposing babies to nuts could actually prevent the onset of extreme allergies, FEMAIL speaks to experts about what age-old advice mothers should be following.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

The bloody conclusion to the peace service in 2014 appears to have forced the Pope's officials to cancel the tradition, replacing the age-old symbols with a more modern alternative.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Bone broth, an age-old restorative in which long, slow, cooking brings out the health-giving nutrients of bones, is suddenly trending; it’s yet another food reclaimed from our past.
(The Vancouver Sun - Food, )

According to a new survey, the style crimes British people most abhor include the age-old socks and sandals combo; followed by shirtless men and people generally showing too much skin.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

It's the age-old debate that has divided many a group of female friends, and now Mumsnet users have got in on the debate of what's the best practice when it comes to shaving pubic hair.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

The youngest royal, who was tightly wrapped in the cloth when he left the Lindo Wing of St Mary’s Hospital, has sparked a renewed interest in the age-old tradition of swaddling itself.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Writer Owen Williams has settled the age-old household argument after finding the toilet paper patent created by the man who invented perforated sheets in 1891, and posted it on Twitter.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

The latest in what seems like a recent spate of chess movies, "Endgame" stars Rico Rodriguez (Manny on TV's "Modern Family") as José Perez, a Texas middle-schooler with age-old problems.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

The historic college town has become the pride of the U.K. tech industry, which dubs the area “Silicon Fen,” a nod to both its budding computer-engineering sector and age-old marshes.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

Of note, the evolution of digital business signals a shift between the age-old relationship between humans and machines and a re-examination of the roles machines play in our everyday lives.
(Forbes - Business, )

Accenture will work with the shipbuilder to design a connected smart ship with real-time analytics capable of bringing new standards of safety and efficiency to the age-old shipping industry.
(ZDNet US, )

Farmer John and Brewer Bill can breathe a sighs of relief as the FDA announced plans to reevaluate newly proposed regulations to the age-old symbiotic relationship between brewers and farmers.
(Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

India's prime minister suggested Monday the country's "age-old traditions" could be used to ease its choking smog, as he launched a new air quality index for the world's most polluted capital.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

A Thai police gunboat prowls the waters of the Mekong River searching for the drug gangs that haunt this territory deep in the Golden Triangle, an age-old smuggling route -- with a new scourge.
(Fox News - World, )

A First Nation band is reviving the age-old practice of controlled burning in order to improve the health of forests and restore the population of the wood bison in a corner of northeastern B.C.
(CBC News - Canada, )

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