In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- In three movements, played without a break, the symphony begins deceptively, as a more-or-less neoclassic toccata.
- You can enter by the restaurant which lies between the two buildings at a lower level, or through the portico of either neoclassical structure.
- He remained in Italy for the rest of his life, assimilating completely the neoclassical style developed by Canova and Thorvaldsen.
- He had a neoclassical French eye, a certain feeling for the rational and geometric that he adapted to the machine age.
- This use of antique forms in a new context is a recurring characteristic of neoclassical architecture.
- Yet, despite Marashian's unprecedented success in presenting these neoclassic masters to New York and other international markets, she encountered resistance across the country.
- The United States was recognized as the fount of neoclassic ballet, postmodern dance, and above all jazz, and American choreography and performers were exported to companies throughout the world.
- Or perhaps cities will become adorned with neoclassical colonnades, with 4 foot gaps between the pillars.
- As indicated, Waltz takes classical and neoclassical realism as a starting-point and develops some of its core ideas and assumptions.
- Construction began in 1903 on the neoclassical Romanesque style house of worship.
- Art critics saw the neoclassical and institutionalist explanations as complementary.
- The resulting music maintains a neoclassic style without falling victim to its bleak landscape.
- It comes across as a wonderful combo of neoclassical Stravinsky and Maurice Chevalier.
- While she danced some classical roles, the bulk of the repertoire was neoclassical.
- Here, you find everything from 12-tone to boogie-woogie, neoclassic to blues, and neo-romantic to completely abstract constructions.
- Delacroix believed the use of both neoclassical and romantic features bring unity to the great work of art.
- They often used the most advanced building techniques hidden behind neoclassical facades.
- Ukrainian folk architecture of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries shows a considerable influence of baroque ornamentation and neoclassic orders while preserving traditional materials like wood and wattled clay.
- A clear glass construction has been erected inside a 1920s neoclassical post office.
- His remains were moved in 1924, to a solemn neoclassical portico attached to the cathedral.
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.