Commentator


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Commentator

 

a person who writes or delivers commentaries on a specific subject area (such as political news or sports) for a newspaper or journal or on television or radio. On an editorial staff the position of commentator is usually held by a professional journalist who is a specialist in the given field; the functions of a commentator are also carried out by reviewers. Part-time specialists in a given field (such as agriculture or art) are often drawn upon as commentators.

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If not acting, the commentator believes that Markle might go into producing.
Multiple commentators have confirmed receiving emails from the ICC, regarding this matter.
The script (commentators) dedicated the Pakistan Day parade to sacrifices of workers of the Pakistan Movement, founder of the nation Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, Dr Allama Muhammad Iqbal and other leaders of the Movement and martyrs and fighters of Pakistan who are guarantee of country's freedom.
Would it not be more reasonable and respectable if the commentators just mentioned the country of origin or the city of birth of the players?
She got a job as an English language commentator for TV station NHK and now lives in the sport's heartland city of Ryogoku.
His colleagues in the local broadcast community said Orillaneda has been a hard-hitting radio commentator and staunch critic of Marihatag Mayor Raul Cubil.
Interestingly, Ramiz was the only commentator who gave his piece of mind that Pakistan and India will play the final and green shirts will lift the title.
Aristotle Transformed: The Ancient Commentators and Their Influence, 2nd Edition
Also it is not clear whether Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan's Twitter message, which said: "With all due respects, it would be really worthy of an Indian commentator to speak more about our players than others all the time," gave the anti-Bhogle group every reason to go full out against him.
Several synonyms, e.g., political commentator, political pundit, political expert, are used loosely and interchangeably, each term with a range of different uses and meanings.
KARACHI -- Renowned hockey commentator S.M Naqi passed away on Saturday after a long battle with illness.