Usage examples for problem

  1. And this is the problem of the future. – Modern American Prose Selections by Various
  2. It's a big problem, Ned." – Tom Swift and his Giant Cannon or, The Longest Shots on Record by Victor Appleton
  3. The problem of finance would seem to us to fall upon the Russian authorities. – The Bullitt Mission to Russia by William C. Bullitt
  4. By this time most of the class had forgotten what the problem was, but Miss Mason refused to repeat it. – Four Little Blossoms at Oak Hill School by Mabel C. Hawley
  5. What I must do is to give this problem a good, hard think. – The Secret Pact by Mildred A. Wirt
  6. There was really only one problem to consider. – A Short History of English Liberalism by Walter Lyon Blease
  7. Have you forgotten the key we hold for the solution to the problem? – The Extraordinary Adventures of Arsene Lupin, Gentleman-Burglar by Maurice Leblanc
  8. But look at the problem. – The Flaming Mountain by Harold Leland Goodwin
  9. The case was grave, the problem interesting. – The Moon-Voyage by Jules Verne
  10. If he was going to do anything, his problem was the tree. – The World That Couldn't Be by Clifford Donald Simak
  11. But not every problem that others had mistaken reached Charlie. – Charlie Newcomer by Wilbur B. Stover
  12. I've thought of this problem, let me tell you, for you are one of many who feel the same. – The Spinners by Eden Phillpotts
  13. Mr. Pill settled up his affairs and moved to Cresco, where he went back into trade with a friend, and for three years attended silently to his customers, lived down their curiosity, and studied anew the problem of life. – Other Main-Travelled Roads by Hamlin Garland
  14. The Hawk had remembered them, and had quickly seen that they were the only answer to the problem. – The Passing of Ku Sui by Anthony Gilmore
  15. Our boats had picked up twenty or so of the men, and the problem now was to get them on board again. – A Surgeon in Belgium by Henry Sessions Souttar
  16. That it took him seven miles to work out this simple problem may seem ridiculous. – Anthony Lyveden by Dornford Yates