In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1arquero masculinearquera feminine
- The Stoics use the analogy of the archer shooting at a target to explain this notion.
- To get the most from bow tuning the archer's shooting style must be consistent.
- If an archer shoots their arrow into the wrong target face, that arrow will not score any points.
- Massed ranks of archers would aim their arrows high, to achieve a large range, without particularly careful aiming.
- All young men in medieval villages were expected to practice archery so there were many skilled archers to be found.
- In the fourteenth century Edward III incorporated mounted archers using the native longbow into his army.
- Each section was divided into three rows - the archers, the infantry and the cavalry.
- The English troops, mainly archers and foot soldiers, dug in behind wooden stakes between thickly wooded ground.
- The size of the bow and the length of the arrow depend entirely upon the size of the archer.
- An experienced archer could fire an arrow every five seconds.
- They rode through the wall and into the city flanked by cavalry and archers and soldiers on foot.
- At Falkirk, in more open ground than at Stirling, the English knights and archers were devastating.
- Athena, disguised like a Trojan, finds the archer Pandarus to shoot an arrow at Menelaus.
- It is very important that the arrows are ‘matched’ to the archer and their bow.
- Once an archer downed a target, he nocked an arrow while relocating to another firing site.
- A novice archer would also bow to the target after the first hit of the day, while advanced archers would not.
- Many handbow archers use sights, and latches with triggers called mechanical releases.
- Some archers allow the arrow to rest on the top of their forefinger, some prefer the rest.
- He prepared special archers and cavalry forces for the battles with the invaders.
- But did the Neolithic arrowhead mean that they had found a prehistoric archer?
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