Debating society


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a society or club for the purpose of debate and improvement in extemporaneous speaking.

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I not only attended the weekly debating society, but was instrumental in organizing an additional society.
I established a small reading-room and a debating society.
I do not conceive that they could support a debating society for a single night: there would be nothing to dispute about; and were they to call a convention to take into consideration the state of the tribe, its session would be a remarkably short one.
As for example; on the question whether 'twas nobler in the mind to suffer, some roared yes, and some no, and some inclining to both opinions said "toss up for it;" and quite a Debating Society arose.
They were narrow and intemperate and perverse as any I had heard him advocate as the firebrand of the Debating Society in my first term.
LAHORE -- The Debating Society of the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS), in collaboration with the University Literary Society, QIRTAS, organised different competitions of debates and essay writing in coonection with the birth anniversary of Founder of the Nation Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah at its city campus.
In his opening remarks, GCU Debating Society advisor Siddique Awan said that the translation is an amalgamation of divergent cultures , languages and intellectual ethos which creates a new world of meaning and interpretation.
GCU Debating Society President Kazi Afaq Hossain chaired the contest that lasted for more than two hours, while Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Hassan Amir Shah was the chief guest.
RAWALPINDI -- The Debating Society, Fatima Jinnah Women University (FJWU) in collaboration with NationalAccountability Bureau (NAB) Wednesday organized an Inter-departmental speech competition-2017 in English and Urdu with the theme 'Say No to Corruption.
There was a school debating society which I spoke at on many, many issues, including a debate to get rid of fox hunting in the middle of a fox hunting area.
Anyone who says there aren't roles for women of a certain age are wrong, as long as they write them themselves TV's Sue Perkins at the Bafta Awards There was a school debating society which I spoke at on many, many issues, including a debate to get rid of fox hunting in the middle of a fox hunting area.
Anyone who says there aren't roles for women of a certain age are wrong, as long as they write them themselves" TV's Sue Perkins at the Bafta Awards "There was a school debating society which I spoke at on many, many issues, including a debate to get rid of fox hunting in the middle of a fox hunting area.