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Sentences with the noun Chalk

16 examples:

Give me a piece of chalk.

Bring me a piece of chalk.

Give me two pieces of chalk.

Bring me two pieces of chalk.

Give me three pieces of chalk.

Writing with chalk is trivial.

Her face was the color of chalk.

It is not easy to write in chalk.

It is not easy to write with chalk.

Please bring me two pieces of chalk.

That is not a yellow piece of chalk.

USC’s offense lined up with heels almost touching the chalk.
(Los Angeles Times - Money & Company, )

A World Snooker investigation is under way after Ronnie O'Sullivan placed his chalk on the table in the World Championship.
(BBC Sport, )

Ronnie O'Sullivan breaks the rules by placing his chalk on the table during his World Snooker Championship quarter-final match against Stuart Bingham.
(BBC Sport, )

Ronnie O’Sullivan escaped punishment for putting his chalk on the table as he trailed -3 to Stuart Bingham after the first session of their World Championship quarter-final at the Crucible.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

They have used the method to produce a ceramic (e.g., a piece of chalk or a brick) that contains about 99.9 percent air yet is incredibly strong and can recover its original shape after being smashed by more than 50 percent.
(Science Daily - News, )

Sentences with the verb Chalk

3 examples:

Deliverance is about what I went through the first time. And I chalk it up as a learning experience.
(Bubba Sparxxx)

You fail, you chalk it up to life experience, and move on.
(Entrepreneurs Organization, Contributor http://www.forbes.com/sites/entrepreneursorganization/people/entrepreneursorganization/ in Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Men score more "creepy" points than women. And you can chalk it up to how they look and act.
(NBC Today, )

Other sentences

100 examples:

He run fastest by a long chalk.

You're comparing chalk and cheese!

I hate chalk. It leaves powder on your hands.

Take this piece of chalk and write on the blackboard.

What I can't bear is the sound of chalk squeaking on a chalkboard.

The friction by the chalk on the black board made a disagreeable noise.

I had no toys or anything else, so I used a chalk that had been bought for me and drew pictures and letters on a closet door.

I once had a teacher who used to throw chalk at inattentive students and those very students then had to bring it back to him.

Calk is na sheares. Chalk's no shears.
(Scottish proverb)

The chalk marks are transient, the formulas eternal.
(S. Weinstein)

Teachers can change lives with just the right mix of chalk and challenges.
(Joyce A. Myers)

The girl routinely eats sidewalk chalk.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Obscenities were scribbled in chalk on the walls.
(Los Angeles Times - Education, )

Chalk it up as a hard lesson on the NFL learning curve.
(Jarrett Bell, USA TODAY Sports in USA Today - NFL, )

All that's missing is a jump rope and some sidewalk chalk.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

The X-37B is coming home, presumably chalk full of secrets.
(UPI - News, )

Chalk one up for another L.A. landmark building turned hotel.
(Mary Forgione in Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

Hypnotherapist Wendy Chalk lives in Suffolk with her husband.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Chalk this up as one of the most frivolous lawsuits of all time.
(Fox News - Entertainment, )

It is unlikely to be the last word on this issue by a long chalk.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

This is by a long chalk the biggest week yet for England under Lancaster.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The two-day Denver Chalk Art Festival returns to Larimer Square June -5.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

We often chalk this up to risk aversion, fear of failure, or just bad luck.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

He draws the eerie images using chalk and then tracks the lines with LED lights.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

Chalk it up to another innovative -- and risky -- way to ask someone to marry you.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Walk through centuries-old chalk cellars and taste the Champagne Taittinger's cuvées.
(USA Today - Travel, )

Whether a peace sign or a hopscotch court, chalk markings can be a contentious subject.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Seashells and lobster claws are hard to break, but chalk is soft enough to draw on sidewalks.
(Science Daily - News, )

Pinstripes and chalk stripes get unstuffed for fall, as Wall Street polish meets weekend casual.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

Getting potholes fixed is top of the list of priorities for Cheltenham's newly-elected MP Alex Chalk.
(BBC News - Politics, )

Women are inserting chalk, sand, pulverized rock, herbs, paper or sponges into their vaginas before sex.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Those customers will chalk it up to another experience in the business of America today — and lose their miles.
(Catharine Hamm in Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

That meant he was supposed to run 12 yards upfield, then turn on a sharp right angle right along the 15-yard-line chalk.
(Los Angeles Times - Hockey, )

And since that’s essentially what it is, chalk this one up as one of the most honest movies to hit theatres this year.
(The Vancouver Sun - Entertainment/Arts, )

Denver Chalk Art Festival took over Larimer Square this weekend, featuring 250 unique artists and crowds by the thousands.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Financial technology hub Stone & Chalk needs more space after the number of start-ups seeking support exceeded expectations.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

It took a couple of tries, but the city of Greeley created a 3.55-mile string of chalk art, earning a Guinness World Record.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Here's hoping for sunny skies on the weekend of June -7: That's when the Denver Chalk Art Festival returns to Larimer Square.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Chris Chalk, who plays Lucius Fox on "Gotham," wed actress Kimberley Dalton Mitchell in an outdoor ceremony in Asheville, N.C.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

Chalk one up for nostalgia, perhaps, but Def Leppard heading back on tour is also a victory lap for the British hard rock band.
(The Vancouver Sun - Entertainment/Arts, )

Art openings around Los Angeles and beyond: including a look at Desolation Center, Quartet for the End of Time and Chalk Circles.
(Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

Six fire engines and 35 firefighters and officers battled the blaze at busy Stables Market on Chalk Farm Road in Camden, north London.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Recent centuries have seen a big jump in the rates of erosion in the iconic chalk cliffs on England’s south coast, a new study finds.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

Canada’s workhorse nuclear research reactor, the NRU at Chalk River, is to be shuttered in 2018. About 500 jobs are directly affected.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

These imaginative chalk drawings show a couple's newborn baby boy 'transported' into different fantasy lands by his photographer parents.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Residents were astonished when they received a letter from housing managers about innocuous chalk drawings on a quiet street in Dumbarton.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Gerald Laryea, 25, says the 21-year-old woman consented to sex during the journey from a Chalk Farm bar to an address in south-east London.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Actor Chris Chalk of USA's 'Complications' opens up about the sensitivities of portraying gang life, complicated characters and staying grateful.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

Optus will be providing communications and connectivity to Sydney startup hub Stone & Chalk in order to boost fintech innovation within Australia.
(ZDNet - Just News, )

David Carney says this A-League season under new coach Scott Miller is like chalk to last season's cheese when the struggling club let in 55 goals.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Fintech incubator Stone & Chalk believes there is an opportunity for Australia to lead in the cybersecurity space both locally and internationally.
(ZDNet Australia, )

In tribute to White Hart Lane, Sportsmail is here to run down the 20 greatest players to have crossed the white chalk (or titanium pigment) line in N17.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Charlotte Cook, from Lanarkshire, suffers from Pica - an appetite for substances with very few nutrients, such as ice, clay, chalk, materials, dirt, or sand.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

In “Chalk and Soot” at the Lincoln Center White Light Festival, John Heginbotham choreographs to silence and Colin Jacobsen has turned to writing vocals.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Biceps and chalk are the tools of this trade and Smith was chuffed to be flexing among his own again on a day England delivered double gold in the team gymnastics.
(The Independent - Sport, )

As one of summer's most colorful events, the 13th annual Denver Chalk Art Festival draws 200 artists — pros, amateurs and students — to Larimer Square in LoDo.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Over the last few years, nail art fans have put their digits through velvet, ombre, plaid, studs, jewels, fishnets, caviar, chalk, charms, magnetic polish and more.
(Ingrid Schmidt in Los Angeles Times - All The Rage, )

This chalk divide would have the status of an international border, and if the carriage’s most notorious passenger stepped across it, he would be committing treason.
(The Independent - World News, )

As interactive whiteboards and iPads take over classrooms across the world, it is understandable that companies relying on a demand for blackboard chalk might struggle.
(The Independent - Gadgets & Tech, )

With support from ANZ and NAB, Stone & Chalk has headed south, partnering with SproutX to launch its Melbourne-based agriculture and finance technology accelerator hub.
(ZDNet Australia, )

Armed with a blackboard and chalk, Claire Pedrono, aka the Chalkboard Lady, rides ahead of the peloton for 2,088 miles, scribbling vital time information for the leaders.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

The five-star Constance resorts of Halaveli and Moofushi in the Maldives offer chalk white beaches, extraordinary diving spots and massages in rooms with glass-bottom floors.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

Chalk artist Tracy Lee Stum, who creates 3-D images that are crazy-realistic, will bring the natural wonder to life on a section of the Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica.
(Mary Forgione in Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

LAWRENCE BOOTH AT LORD'S: When Mohammad Amir bowled Alastair Cook off a thick edge for 81 on the second afternoon at Lord’s, he could finally chalk off his 52nd Test wicket.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The Los Angeles Angels' Chris Iannetta hit a leadoff double off the chalk on the left field line to end Justin Verlander's no-hit bid for the Detroit Tigers in the ninth inning.
(The New York Times - Baseball, )

When 11-year-old Bobbie-Mae Chalk thought about what she wanted for Christmas this year, her request was atypical— she asked Santa to cure her mother’s debilitating illness.
(Fox News - Health, )

Officers were called to the Stables on Chalk Farm Road in north London after reports of a suspicious vehicle outside with the Solomons Yard nightclub reportedly being evacuated.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Scientists are close to deciding how to restore a fading chalk sketch believed to be the only existing self-portrait by Leonardo da Vinci, following a hi-tech study of the paper.
(The Independent - Science, )

Chalk it up to the benefit of lowered expectations: Lindsay Lohan guest-hosted "Chelsea Lately" last night, and it was one of her best television appearance in the past few years.
(CNN - Entertainment, )

Emma Chalk, 46, lived in Flintshire, North Wales, less than five miles from Chester - where the drug pomalidomide to treat her terminal cancer would have been available on the NHS.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Chalk it up to post-Thanksgiving doldrums, but conductor Krzysztof Urbanski and the Los Angeles Philharmonic were not at the top of their game Saturday at Walt Disney Concert Hall.
(Los Angeles Times - Culture Monster, )

The 180ft naked chalk hill figure in Dorset was armed with a tennis racket instead of his normal club and also depicted throwing a ball - thanks to the stunt by bookmakers Paddy Power.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The 180ft naked chalk hill figure in Dorset was armed with a tennis racket instead of his normal club and also depicted throwing a ball - following the stunt by bookmakers Paddy Power.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

It may be tempting to look at a surge of Americans renouncing their citizenship — a 600 per cent increase compared to 2012 — and chalk it up to the polarizing President Donald Trump.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

A license to export to 8.1 kilograms of highly-enriched uranium (HEU) to the Chalk River Laboratories, northwest of Ottawa, was signed last week by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

A license to export to 7.56 kilograms of highly-enriched uranium (HEU) to the Chalk River Laboratories, northwest of Ottawa, was signed last week by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

THE SECRET SCOUT: He is always available for his left-sided defenders with his boots on the chalk, always on the half-turn so he can collect and see the angle of the approaching full back.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Alan and Margaret Hutchins were visiting the spot where their late mother Janet was laid to rest in Wilton Cemetery, Berkshire, when they discovered the mountain of broken up clay and chalk.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Images show one sightseer sitting on top of the cliff in East Sussex and taking a selfie, a few miles from where 50,000 tonnes of chalk gave way and collapsed into the sea, killing one woman.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Unfortunately, I think John's criticisms are off the mark, but he is a talented economist so I take responsibility for the misunderstanding and chalk it up to an unclear explanation on my part.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Corals are turning chalk white and dying on reefs stretching from the Florida Keys to the Miami area, in what experts call one of the worst episodes in two decades of coral bleaching in Florida.
(Los Angeles Times - National News, )

A huge chunk of the Seven Sisters cliffs, East Sussex, has fallen into the sea - and experts are warning the public to stay away from the crumbling chalk edges after fears of further landslides.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Davis then poked one down the left-field line with two strikes but Matt Holliday trotted over to the chalk and allowed the ball to drop in foul territory so Lucroy couldn't score on a sacrifice fly.
(Fox News - Sports, )

A lawsuit filed by a student anti-abortion group against a California university professor claims he and some of his students infringed on their free speech rights when erasing chalk messages on campus.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

The top bureaucrat at Natural Resources warned the minister last year about possible risks to the government's plan to use cyclotrons to make medical isotopes once the aging Chalk River reactor is shut down.
(Susan Lunn in CBC News - Politics, )

The ten-year-old Jack Russell, called Jake, was rescued from a 165ft-high cliff face after spending two days stuck on a ledge after falling off the edge of a chalk cliff at a quarry in Chafford Hundred, Essex.
(Daily Mail - News, )

In a Mount Antero Conference showdown, 5A powerhouse No. 4 Regis Jesuit hosts Douglas County on Friday at 7 p.m. at Lou Kellogg Stadium in a showdown where both squads come into the night chalk full of momentum.
(The Denver Post - Sports, )

My fuzzy A-level history recall is of Elizabethan Scotland and England, chalk and cheese, forever battering each other in Berwick and forming hollow alliances with France, or Spain, to keep the other country nervous.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

We asked TODAY Parents to share photos of kids on their first day of school and loved many of the creative ways parents are marking each year, from signs to chalk art to inventive ways to show how their kids have grown.
(NBC Today, )

For the past quarter of a century, thousands of Australian children have been legally defined as public menaces for scribbling on sidewalks with chalk—but a revision to graffiti laws will finally allow kids to be kids.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Israeli archaeologists digging beneath a parking lot in Jerusalem have uncovered fragments of a rare, 2,100-year-old stone bowl that was fashioned from chalk (a type of limestone) and had a name inscribed on it in Hebrew.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

A New York congressman says the proposed trucking of intensely radioactive liquid waste from Chalk River to the United States could cause a “mobile Chernobyl” in the event of a spill while crossing the border at Buffalo.
(The Vancouver Sun - National, )

The 15th annual Denver Chalk Art Festival featured more than 200 professional and amateur artists who spent hours on their hands and knees over the course of two days creating their artwork on the pavement of Larimer Street.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

If a man tells you to make 300 sandwiches before he -- in Beyonce's lingo -- puts a ring on it, you may laugh it off as a joke, chalk it up to your future husband being a funny sandwich fanatic, or even run the other direction.
(Jenn Harris in Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

The newly revealed codex, or book, has been hidden from view for almost 500 years, concealed beneath a layer of plaster and chalk on the back of a later manuscript known as the Codex Selden, which is housed at the Bodleian Libraries.
(Science Daily - News, )

Carl Grimes grabbed a piece of chalk and left a message outside a bedroom door near the end of "The Walking Dead's" midseason premiere: "Walker inside got my shoe ... didn't get me."But so many viewers wished it had gone the other way.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

Catapulted 91 years into the future to land in 2016, Jay Gatsby would enjoy taking the wheel of a brilliant yellow Rolls-Royce Phantom VII Drophead, driving to Manhattan with a lead foot, perhaps wearing his character-defining pink chalk stripe suit.
(Forbes - Business, )

Following recommendations made by the financial system inquiry report, the Stone and Chalk fintech hub has been established as an effort between the public and private sectors to ensure that Australia's financial systems keep pace with emerging technology.
(ZDNet Australia, )

What an irony: while cash-strapped English National Opera cancels its much-trumpeted ‘Orfeo’ at the Bristol Old Vic, the Royal Opera House presents its first-ever staging of Monteverdi’s masterpiece in that erstwhile temple to psychedelic rock, the Chalk Farm Roundhouse.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

If you're seeing more goat meat in grocery stores and on restaurant menus these days, you can probably chalk it up to a particular expression of ethnic identity -- an expression that has important implications for immigrants, marketers, and policymakers, according to a recent study.
(Science Daily - News, )

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