In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Instead, the record reveals the true force of his songs: bouncy, repetitive chamber pop nuggets, gilt with glockenspiels, tambourines and evocative sacred-sexual imagery.
- Other instruments used in folk music include transverse and vertical flutes, drums, cymbals, gongs, and tambourines.
- Yet we knew from the happy-clappy Sunday services that they were comfortable with guitars and tambourines.
- Three chords, the right amount of carelessness in the attitude and those irresistible tambourines with the drums make them deserved hit singles.
- Musical groups danced the samba all the way, beating bongo drums and shaking tambourines.
- The Turks made their dawn prayers and then advanced with castanets, tambourines, cymbals and terrifying war cries.
- Every song they present is a staggering collage of guitars and drums, bells, tambourines, brass, and every other manner of beep or squeak under the sun, all falling in line in lush, swaying arrangements.
- They concluded the set properly by inviting two audience members to grace the stage to shake a pair of tambourines and their booties as well.
- He seemed more at home with the crowd when he came up front to sing a couple of songs with his tambourine.
- This page is great for inspiration as it suggests ways of making a tambourine, drum, chimes, horn, cymbals, xylophone, guitar, comb buzzer and hand bells.
- The primary instruments are the viola (a plucked, metal stringed instrument), tambourine, and caixa (a type of drum).
- Some looked like variants of things I recognized; there were string instruments like lutes or small guitars, there were drums, chimes, tambourines.
- Percussion is composed of sleigh bells, tambourine, xylophone and kettle drums.
- The angels are playing a collection of musical instruments, including the harp, tambourine, cymbals, lyre and psaltery.
- We were given drums, triangles, maracas and tambourines to experiment with.
- I play guitar, bass drum, a tambourine on my foot and a snare drum.
- I then used it to record additional percussion, including tambourine, djembe, shaker and bass drum.
- They were greeted by staff playing all manner of musical instruments from tambourines to recorders and the less musically gifted banging pots and pans.
- They brought their tambourines, harmonicas, and were playing along.
- Often nights we'd be up until after midnight with guitars, tambourines and drumming, sitting in the rainforest in our owner-built homes playing away.
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.