In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Parents are reported to be moving children to schools with better sol-fa teaching.
- Before attempting to sing the words of any song, we were required to work out our parts by singing over and over the proper sol-fa syllables.
- Tonic Sol-fa is thus a system of aural training, and, once beginners have become familiar with the sol-fa syllables, they should be able to pitch the notes of a simple diatonic tune.
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.