In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- The tick value is one sixty-fourth of the total duration of a measure, or a sixty-fourth note in musical terms.
- It is only a sixty-fourth note short of full value!
- Here, I think, it is unnecessary to make a clear contrast between the thirty-second and sixty-fourth notes, but treat them as ten roughly equivalent notes that start slowly and then get slightly faster.
- While it is refreshing to see the rhythms left gracefully intact, they include micro-divisions of thirty-second and sixty-fourth notes, not rhythms with which the average beginner is terribly familiar.
- I take two or three notes and play them as fast as I can, using thirty-second notes and sixty-fourth notes.
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.