How to use Begs in a sentence

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  • Greater weight must be laid upon the independent evidence of the prophetical writings, and the objection that Palestine could not have produced the religious fervency of Haggai or Zechariah without an initial impulse from Babylonia begs the question.

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  • The zeal of Ignatius (c. 115), who begs the Roman Church to do nothing to avert from him the martyr's death, was natural enough in a spiritual knight-errant, but with others in later days, especially in Phrygia and North Africa, the passion became artificial.

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  • The begs and agas continued to exact their forced labour and one-third of their produce; the central government imposed a tithe which had become an eighth by 1875.

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  • By the promise of loo million dinars to the expropriated Begs, he won over the Moslems of Bosnia, and by similar methods he detached the Slovene section of the newly founded Agricultural party (Zemljoradnici).

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  • At the time he sent it to Grimald Walafrid had, as he himself tells us, hardly passed his eighteenth year, and he begs his correspondent to revise his verses, because, "as it is not lawful for a monk to hide anything from his abbot," he fears he may be beaten with deserved stripes.

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  • In1758-1759the Chinese conquered Dzungaria and East Turkestan, and the begs or rulers of Ferghana recognized Chinese suzerainty.

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  • In 1807 or 1808 Alim, son of Narbuta, brought all the begs of Ferghana under his authority, and conquered Tashkent and Chimkent.

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  • The government during the first two years was not very successful; the Christian population were disappointed at finding that they still had, as in the old days, to pay rent to the Mahommedan begs.

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  • She dwells on high in the Heavenly Home, the radiant "Abode of song," but Zarathustra summons her thence, begs for her fellowship, and prays her for righteousness of thought, speech and deed.'

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  • Some of it's awash with money, and some of it begs on the street comer.

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  • Per cent of begs the question also launch a phil Gordon co-host.

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  • And each successive iteration of the car begs new creative thinking.

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  • Annie begs Gilbert to spare Peter's life, but he refuses, consumed by jealousy and suspicion that Annie still loves Peter.

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  • Mr Darling begs to differ - and yesterday offered a sheaf of impressive statistics to back up his argument.

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  • A young starling begs to be fed by the adult on the insect treat fat block.

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  • However, that begs the issue - some people clearly see wind farms as environmentally undesirable.

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  • Our chain is going to be attached to the anchor warp, which begs the question how much rope?

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  • His argument that "the circumstantiality, local knowledge and evidently full recollection of the narratives (in Joshua) give confidence in the truth of their statements" is one which historical criticism in no field would regard as conclusive, and his contention that a redactor would hardly incorporate conflicting traditions in his narrative "if he believed they contradicted it" begs the question and ignores Oriental literature.

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  • This begs the question, "Is any of it any good, really?"

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  • These five musicians from Sussex have created something of intelligence and worth that begs analysis, and not some throwaway pop.

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  • The flat surface of a frosted sheet cake simply begs for decoration, and it's easy to achieve a finished look at a reasonable price.

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  • As for the packaging, it begs for attention, featuring a depiction of a geisha girl against a cream- and gold-toned background.

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  • So the question begs, are you smoking because you really want to, or is it just the nicotine talking?

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  • This is an expression that begs an answer to the question of how delish or yum-o something is.

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  • This begs the question of whether Brown was truly taking responsibility for his actions or simply trying to avoid jail time.

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  • The story here is that Tila and Meghan met via Twitter, which begs the question…does anyone speak face to face anymore?

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  • Michael Douglas begs mercy for his son Cameron, who New York police arrested in August of last year and charged with felony possession of meth with intent to distribute.

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  • Each occasion begs a different type of frock.

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  • You can take or leave the belt with a big buckle, the cowboy boots, and the hat, but there's just something about a western shirt that begs to be worn with a rugged, regular pair of blue jeans.

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  • You may just find the perfect story ideas, or a compelling social question that begs for discourse.

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  • The formula is so simple, it begs to be tweaked.

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  • Asking how many calories are in a glass of wine is like asking how many calories are in a chocolate bar; the question always begs another question, such as "how big is the chocolate bar?"

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  • This is great news for the parents who qualify under the FMLA guidelines, but it still begs the question of how to replace the lost income and what to do in the event you are not covered by the FMLA.

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  • So the question begs, why would anyone even want to create a swimsuit out of paint?

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  • So the question begs, where do slingshot bikinis fit in?

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  • When the summer heat begs you to wear as little as possible, putting on the skimpiest pair of shorts you feel comfortable wearing is one way to handle the season.

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  • All of this wealth begs the question; does Oprah Winfrey donate to any charities?

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  • Which begs the question, why would a woman who was once in love with you, now resort to treating you so poorly?

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  • In fact, this phenomenon also begs the question of how many reported ghost sightings might actually be apparitions of people who aren't even dead yet?

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  • Suddenly, a hysterical woman pounds on your car window and begs you to help her find her lost daughter.

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  • When the weather suddenly goes awry and your little one begs to go outside and play, you'll be grateful for the protection and comfort they provide.

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  • When they are rejected, Nikki calls Ashley Abbott and begs her to save the man they both love.

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  • The short career of the Packerettes begs a bigger question.

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  • A classic nightgown from the 1970s starts at 19.99, and with its tied waist, fitted bodice and charming embroidered daffodils, it almost begs to be seen in public.

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  • A camisole from Fruit of the Loom begs to be decorated-with ribbons, iron-ons, beads, or paint.

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  • Warner, clearly, begs to differ, and there is unlikely to be a challenge to their ownership.

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  • The white dove that Batty releases with his death does not begs the question, "Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?", but instead asks, "Do Artificial Replicants have Immortal Souls?"

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  • Now that we've seen the different types of UV rays, it begs the question, "How do you prevent the eye damage caused by UV rays"?

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  • But it begs a reason.

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