In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1piano masculine(concerto/duet) para piano(lesson/teacher) de pianoto play/learn the piano — tocar el/aprender piano
- piano player — pianista
- "My earliest musical memory is of starting to learn piano at the age of about five.
- I studied classical ballet for about ten years, and I also studied classical piano for about ten years.
- I am playing Bach on the upright piano in the living room.
- Stanley had a great love of music and played a baby grand piano.
- They are regular pianos with real strings and keys but they are driven by digital pitch information from a computer.
- Which means, when following daily routines, it's time to practice piano.
- Although I studied piano for many years I never really became a player.
- The opus 39 Waltzes began as a work for solo piano.
- Charlotte not only teaches piano, but also voice, recorder, clarinet, flute and bassoon.
- She's also a musician herself, having taken piano lessons since she was eight.
- The girl next door had been playing her grand piano for the past two days.
- There's an upright piano in the living room.
- Upright pianos usually are smaller, with a square top, and just fit up against the wall.
- I like to use pianos and strings and brass as I feel that they are the most precious instruments to use.
- He additionally studied piano for eleven years and saxophone for five.
- His cello and piano Sonata is full of endless quips and surprises.
- From classical piano at an early age, her interests developed through studies in Celtic Harp and percussion.
- He would like to be able to teach piano at some time in the future.
- The Steinway piano is in place, and the announcements are about to begin.
- Watching that player piano inspired me to overcome my reticence and take lessons.
adverb & adjective
- Play the piece without regard to dynamic changes; that is, play it piano.
- The sound climbs to a level it maintains until the final moment when subito, or sudden piano, returns.
- Dynamics tend to be confined between forte and piano.
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.