Begs-the-question sentence example

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

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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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