In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1oda feminineOde to Autumn/on Melancholy — Oda al otoño/a la melancolía
- Secondly, Tarn is a master of the experimental romantic ode.
- Kipling penned this ode to imperialism as a tribute to the US annexation of the Philippines.
- Every song on this record is an ode to some long-distance lost love.
- Dave, bless his warped soul, writes an ode to Neil Diamond that must be read to be believed.
- In his writing, he can sing an ode to BBQ and Spaghetti Carbonara the way that some folks can write about Michelin Stars.
- Like many of her songs, it's an ode to life's simple pleasures.
- Here are the original words of the song, which is an ode to drinking.
- Now it's Jack Robertson's turn, a beautifully written ode to being Green.
- As true sycophants, we sing odes eulogizing rulers, while creative literary minds, great artists are simply ignored.
- Gone are the lamentable characters of Marcus' tales, replaced by a straightforward ode to maternal love.
- And much the same could be said of the conclusion to the second choral ode.
- If I could write good poetry I would write an ode to you all.
- This moving ode is due to be sung tonight at the Frog Hall's final weekend blow out - it's a wake, they insist, not a funeral.
- Yet even to this day well-heeled members of the arts establishment recite odes to the old rogue.
- Born in Watford, Herts, Fletcher started writing odes as a pupil at Friern Barnet Grammar, where he produced concerts.
- Catherine hummed and sang a hymn that faded quickly from a cheery ode to a mournful dirge.
- Nowhere in the play do readership issues come to the fore more strikingly than in the five choral odes.
- All these odes to forgotten love, booze and death are sung in the key of extreme melancholy and ring with a heaping amount of honesty.
- Then take turns reciting your odes to love.
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