Rita began to clap in appreciation of his performance.
Another deafening clap of thunder brought her hands instinctively to her ears.
A sharp clap of the hands may also produce the effect.
Lightning flashed brilliantly and a clap of thunder followed.
Immediately a clap of thunder made the room shudder.
They rode out in state together, and if he kept cap in hand as a subject she would snatch it from him and clap it on his head again; while in graver things she took all due or possible care to gratify his ambition, by the insertion of a clause in their contract of marriage which made their joint signature necessary to all documents of state issued under the sign-manual.
It was only moments later when his fears were realized by the gnashing, booming, ripping sound of metal on rock, echoing across the valley like a clap of thunder, repeating and repeating, as if car after car had met a similar fate, further and further away.
Another brilliant bolt of lightning ended in a deafening clap of thunder.
Worn out with his evasions, she at last (1723) took the desperate step of writing to Stella or, according to another account, to Swift himself, demanding to know the nature of the connexion with him, and this terminated the melancholy history as with a clap of thunder.
The Wizard raised one of his revolvers and fired into the throng of his enemies, and the shot resounded like a clap of thunder in that silent place.
and imitative sounds to represent the cat's mew, the click of a trigger, the clap or thud of a blow, &c. The total result of this combination of gesture and significant sound will be a general system of expression, imperfect but serviceable, and naturally intelligible to all mankind without distinction of race.
clap trap as well, spin, spin, spin.
clap of thunder at lunchtime!
This high quality gremlin Gizmo plush doll will dance and sing whenever you clap your hands.
This means that viewers can clap, point, and use their hands as they watch and interact with each video.
When you are clapping, regardless of whether or not your hands are in a basic position or in the blades position, you want to clap in order to make the loudest sound possible.
retarded children like to clap to the music.
A flash of lightning followed by an ear-splitting clap of thunder caused a squeak of protest from Cynthia Dean.
Double Vinyl Focus Target, Creates a loud clap with contact.
This was followed by a lone, solitary, slow hand clap, with the culprit uttering the words, " Nice job Anthony.
clap clinics That said, the idea of ' shared care ' is not necessarily absurd, especially if managed properly.
clap hands) whenever they utter something in English.
clap when it does, and nobody's going to come help you when it doesn't.
clap of the hands by the teacher on duty.
A sudden thunder clap cuts through our jollity like the crack of a whip.
This is a line to make classicists clap hand to eyes, Gromit fashion.
leers back at Langdon, charmed like all CLAP Boards always are.
At about half past seven the sky darkened and a clap of thunder heralded a sudden rainstorm.
reverberateberating echoes had not ceased when a clap as of the loudest thunder seemed to burst their ears.
thunder clap cuts through our jollity like the crack of a whip.
zip zap bop All players sit in a circle, passing a clap around.
The reverberating echoes had not ceased when a clap as of the loudest thunder seemed to burst their ears.
They stamp and clap again (4 bars) and sidestep back to dance in place (4 bars).
Zip zap bop All players sit in a circle, passing a clap around.
I always thought I hated public speaking, but hearing everyone clap after my presentation was an adrenaline rush.
Clap your hands to the music or manipulate baby's hands so that she is clapping.
I usually yell, "Hey!" and clap my hands.
It is likely that she doesn't even really understand why you clap your hands and yell.
If harvesting berries in areas frequented by bears, sing, clap or talk so that bears scatter before you arrive.
Have the players sit in a circle on the floor with just enough space in between so they can clap hands with one another comfortably.
Some may sing, hum or whistle along with the tune, while others may dance or clap their hands.
The background animations move in time with the music and just like in Karaoke Revolution, the audience will either be pleased with your performance (they'll start to clap and breakdance) or they will walk out and boo you.
The child does not need to be able to understand the words to enjoy the music or clap with the rhythm.
At about eight months of age, as dexterity improves, many infants can use a pincher movement to grasp small objects, and they can also clap and wave their hands.
Next, you want to repeat the step touch but with the left side, and then clap your hands to the left side of your body.
Cross your right foot in front and clap.
Throughout the day, popular kids' characters instruct their preschool friends to dance, march, clap, jump, and walk like animals.
Clap the hands fully together, often in the position of namaste.
Examples of instructions are "touch your ear", "clap your hands" or "close your eyes".
There are three basic hand positions: the basic clap, blades and sparkles.
The Basic Clap: Hold your hands slightly cupped when they are clapping so you can make the loudest noise possible.
When you clap, do not clasp hands as you normally do.
Stomp stomp clap clap (As you're sliding to the left say swish) Repeat 2x.
You can put intricate motions to your cheers or you can simply shout, clap and stomp your way to greeting your crowd!
While the cheerleader is introducing herself, the rest of the squad can clap or stomp or in some other way keep the beat until the whole squad is done.
We come Use the blade clap to clap sixteen times rapidly.
Going a little faster, stomp your feet twice, clap your hands twice, slap your lap twice, clap your neighbors hands twice.
Faster still, stomp twice, slap your lap twice, clap your hands twice, clap with your neighbor's hands twice, and then slap the side of your right foot, stomp it down, slap it from behind you and stomp it down again.
If a cheer calls for a clap, use a stomp.
In fact, fans are more likely to clap, stomp, or yell "Woot!
Probably the easiest and most well-known of these is "DE-fense, DE-fense!" (clap, clap, clap-clap-clap).
Add Rhythm for Accents - One of the first cheers anyone learns is the famous "DE-FENSE, DE-FENSE!" (clap, clap, clap-clap-clap).
If the crowd doesn't seem to catch on to the longer chant quickly, simply shorten the chant and stick to "O-F-F (clap, clap) Offense! (stomp, clap, stomp)."
For variation, adjust the hand spacing from wide to narrow, even adding a hand clap for extra intensity at each push up if regular ones don't quite do it for you.
Invite guests to choose their favorite tunes to sing along with, and let party guests clap their approval for each participant.
Even the severely retarded children like to clap to the music.
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