In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- As Hanon's The Virtuoso Pianist exercises strengthen the fingers through varying linear progressions, Jazz Chord Hanon moves sequentially through diatonic and chromatic scales and progressions from three through five voices.
- The fingering indicated is performed easily by a student with modest hand size and capitalizes on diatonic scale patterns.
- Harmonically, the added notes are needed to provide a major or minor triad for each note of the diatonic scale.
- In music, India gave to the world her system of notation, with the seven cardinal notes and the diatonic scale, all of which we enjoyed as early as 350 B.C., while it came to Europe only in the eleventh century.
- Like the diatonic scale, it may begin on any degree.
English has borrowed many of the following foreign expressions of parting, so you’ve probably encountered some of these ways to say goodbye in other languages.
Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.