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Synonyms for blackboard

sheet of slate

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Since you refuse to tell me who wrote it, open it yourself, take this chalk, and copy the contents on the blackboard that we may all enjoy them.
With flashing eyes she tore open the letter, snatched up the chalk, and dashed at the blackboard.
If she hated him so intensely that she would rather write that note on the blackboard than sit with him, what use was it to sigh like a furnace longer for her?
Now the master, mellow almost to the verge of geniality, put his chair aside, turned his back to the audience, and began to draw a map of America on the blackboard, to exercise the geography class upon.
The teacher's desk and chair stood on a platform in one corner; there was an uncouth stove, never blackened oftener than once a year, a map of the United States, two blackboards, a ten-quart tin pail of water and long-handled dipper on a corner shelf, and wooden desks and benches for the scholars, who only numbered twenty in Rebecca's time.
'Balbus is a great man,' he wrote on the blackboard.
Phillips took a chalk crayon and wrote on the blackboard above her head.
"I sat the man in the ill-fitting clothes in a comfortable chair, and simply wrote words on a blackboard; and the machine simply recorded the variations of his pulse; and I simply observed his manner.
In the lower windows, which were decorated with curtains of a saffron hue, dangled two or three printed cards, bearing reference to Devonshire cider and Dantzic spruce, while a large blackboard, announcing in white letters to an enlightened public, that there were 500,000 barrels of double stout in the cellars of the establishment, left the mind in a state of not unpleasing doubt and uncertainty as to the precise direction in the bowels of the earth, in which this mighty cavern might be supposed to extend.
I feel like a kind of blackboard by this time anyway.
By the time they came to Bell's table, through a litter of school- desks and blackboards, the hour was seven o'clock, and every man in the party was hot, tired, and hungry.
Michael Wilson, said, "One should note that there are only a handful of winners each year and that Blackboard has more than 16,000 clients across 90 countries reaching 100 million users.
AIG's Blackboard Insurance hired someone to be its new head of Growth and Underwriting.
With 25 years experience in the commercial insurance industry, Pulkstenis will design the optimal interaction between the human and machine, positioning Blackboard for further growth in the future.
The conference keynotes and welcome address will be delivered by Shakir Farsakh, Principal Commercial Officer, Consulate General of the United States of America; Bill Ballhaus,Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, Blackboard and Phillip Miller, Chief Learning and Innovation Officer, Blackboard.