Soccus were worn by comedic actors during Roman times, but the true origins of this form of footwear date back to more primitive times in which animal skins and matted animal hair were used to cover the feet.
They often evoke comparisons to Mutt and Jeff, or Laurel and Hardy, and indeed, one of their main dramatic functions, when not delivering encoded messages, is to provide comedic relief.
You may not always hear, "Can you hear me now?" anymore, but you will hear the comedic touch and practical information that make Verizon commercials some of the most enjoyable to watch.
He was a member of the college soccer team, where an annual award called the "Leibo" is given to the team member who shows the most personal growth and adds comedic value to the team.
And the Comedic francaise having all borne part therein.
At Clermont Conti had been a fellow student of Moliere's for whom he secured an introduction to the court of Louis XIV., but afterwards, when writing a treatise against the stage entitled Traite de la comedic et des spectacles scion les traditions de l'Eglise (Paris, 1667), he charged the dramatist with keeping a school of atheism.
Early in 1531 he lectured publicly on Galen and Hippocrates, while his more serious pursuits seem to have been chequered by acting in a morale comedic, then a very frequent university amusement.
The prose comedy, El Café ó la comedic nueva, given at the same theatre six years afterwards, at once became popular.
In French he published Des conditions de la bonne comedic (1863), La Prusse contemporaine (1867), Etudes italiennes (1868), and a translation of O.
" Vous faites," she said to her friend Honore de Balzac, " la comedic humaine; et moi, c'est l'eglogue humaine que j'ai voulu faire."