Her motions are often more expressive than any words, and she is as graceful as a nymph.
Next came a lesson on words expressive of positive quality.
A lake is the landscape's most beautiful and expressive feature.
She had the most expressive face he had ever seen.
His music is in this way singularly expressive; its humour and pathos.
Almond-shaped green eyes were large and expressive while her skin was touched with honey.
He was no more expressive around Mary than anyone else, but he often asked her opinion on things.
She was tough but expressive, a combination he found odd but promising.
It follows from these propositions that the expression of emotion is, for the most part, not under control of the will, and that those striped muscles are the most expressive which are the least voluntary.
His lifemate's expressive eyes prevented her from appearing composed; she had looked either frightened or confused during their short interaction.
"He was a man of a noble presence, with finely formed and expressive features.
Lana's eyes opened, and she stared at Brady, emotions flying through the expressive gaze.
A predicate either is expressive of the essence or part of the essence of the subject, viz.
Their hair is dark brown or black, straight, wavy or curly; the beard is thin, the face broad, the profile not prominent, the eyes large and expressive, the nose somewhat flattened, the lips thick, the teeth excellent in shape and of a pearly whiteness.
And we notice that her face grows more expressive each day.
"No, Sonya, but do you remember so that you remember him perfectly, remember everything?" said Natasha, with an expressive gesture, evidently wishing to give her words a very definite meaning.
It may be useful to give here a synopsis of the classification adopted in this encyclopaedia, noting that, for convenience of treatment, it has been thought, necessary to adopt a grouping not always expressive of the most recent views of affinity.
From Flanders to Rome his distinction was acknowledged, and artists of less invention, among them some of the foremost on both sides of the Alps, were not ashamed to borrow from his work this or that striking combination or expressive type.
When Roland heard of his wife's condemnation, he wandered some miles from his refuge in Rouen; maddened by despair and grief, he wrote a few words expressive of his horror at those massacres which could only be inspired by the enemies of France, protesting that "from the moment when I learned that they had murdered my wife I would no longer remain in a world stained with enemies."
By the patient study of the behaviour of precocious young birds, such as chicks, pheasants, ducklings and moorhens, it can be readily ascertained that such modes of activity as running, swimming, diving, preening the down, scratching the ground, pecking at small objects, with the characteristic attitudes expressive of fear and anger, are so far instinctive as to be definite on their first occurrence - they do not require to be learnt.
They have developed a more convenient and expressive written character by stages of which one is best represented by the tablets of Hagia Triada.
Finlay speaks of him as a capable partisan leader who had great influence over his men, and describes him as of "middle size, thin, dark-complexioned, with a bright expressive animal eye which indicated gipsy blood."
In his next two works, undoubtedly those most characteristically expressive of his peculiar strength, 'Tis Pity she's a Whore (acted c. 1626) and The Broken Heart (acted c. 1629), both printed in 1633 with the anogram of his name Fide Honor, he had found horrible situations which required dramatic explanation by intensely powerful motives.
The woman before him was younger than he expected and cute in an elfin way, with large eyes, a tapered chin, delicate jaw line, and expressive brow.
The milk-dentition is expressed by a similar formula, d for deciduous, being added before the letter expressive of the nature of the tooth.
From his blood sprang a red flower, as at the death of Hyacinthus, which bore on its leaves the initial letters of his name AI, also expressive of lament (Pausanias i.
This Austrian reformation was so typical of other changes elsewhere, and so expressive of the previous disabilities of the Jews, that, even in this rapid summary, space must be spared for some of the details supplied by Graetz.
In drawing from life he had early found the way to unite precision with freedom and fire - the subtlest accuracy of expressive definition with vital movement and rhythm of line - as no draughtsman had been able to unite them before.
The following characteristic extract from a letter shows Hamilton's own opinion of his mathematical work, and also gives a hint of the devices which he employed to render written language as expressive as actual speech.
The latter was so well designed, so naturally and beautifully coloured, and so strongly expressive of suffering and agony, that it was found necessary to remove it from the place where it had been exhibited in the chapel of a convent.
340), wherein he gave an account of it under the name of "Saria," which it bore among the Guaranis, - that of "Cariama" being applied to it by the Portuguese settlers, and both expressive of its ordinary cry.'
The Macassars are well-built and muscular, and have in general a dark-brown complexion, a broad and expressive face, black and sparkling eyes, a high forehead, a flattish nose, a large mouth and long black soft hair.
ANADYOMENE ('AvaSvo l av), an epithet of Aphrodite (Venus), expressive of her having sprung from the foam of the sea.
Leonardo, though no special student of the Greeks, has perfectly carried out the Greek principle of expressive variety in particulars subordinated to general symmetry.
According to the developed cuneiform system of writing, words may be written by means of a sign (or combination of signs) expressive of the entire word, or they may be spelled out phonetically in syllables.
He passed six quiet years in the convent, but his poems written during that period are expressive of burning indignation against the corruptions of the church and profoundest sorrow for the calamities of his country.
Under his influence literature became less suited to the popular taste, more especially addressed to a limited and cultivated class, but at the same time more truly expressive of what was greatest and most worthy to endure in the national sentiment and traditions.
The ultimate sanctions of the moral code were the infinite rewards and punishments awaiting the immortal soul hereafter; but the church early felt the necessity of withdrawing the privileges of membership from apostates and allowing them to be gradually regained only by a solemn ceremonial expressive of repentance, protracted through several years.
They are of middle height and dark complexion, with generally straight nose, small round skull, small sharp chin and large full eyes, which are expressive, however, rather of cunning than intelligence.
expressive of conscious power and dignity.
Bourne's expressive choreography is well matched by Terry Davies ' wonderfully moody jazz score.
Lovely expressive fruit - sweet plums, cherries and bramble fruits, elegance, succulent tannins and a fresh finish.
Brass contributes greatly to the effect and the highly expressive recitatives that follow set a standard for Mozart and others to follow.
Rude t-shirts are particularly expressive tools for making statements.
accompanied by inspired live percussionists the Sakoba dancers immaculately and intricately deliver the narrative via wonderfully expressive dance against a backdrop of muted color.
The Grammy Award-winning mezzo-soprano is reknowned for expressive voice, statuesque stage presence warm, bubbly personality.
Elgar's Serenade was given a delightful performance, with springy rhythms in the first movement and eloquently expressive phrasing in the Larghetto.
The modern Nubian tongue, clearly the descendant of the Nubian of the MSS., is very sonorous and expressive.
24, 25) often grotesquely crowded; but there is much observation shown and the figures are expressive.
An arched opening in this front reveals the central group of eight figures surrounding the tomb, that of Mary Magdalen in the foreground being remarkably lifelike and expressive.
It has wit, economy and intellectual control, in a richly expressive harmonic idiom.
Through these two dancers, the classical idiom truly becomes a language, which they utter with utmost expressive clarity.
At last, there is a digital synthesizer available that allows you to control the expressive nuances of your music in real time.
Note the use of chromatic appoggiaturas for expressive effect e.g. b.146.
One particularly expressive picture captures a tailback of oil tankers stood bumper-to-bumper in symmetry with a line of sheep led by a farmer.
He had a marvelous face, that of a tragic clown, constantly mobile and deeply expressive.
These will be systematically distorted over several stages, ultimately yielding a free form and expressive capital.
The aneurysm left me with severe right sided weakness and expressive dysphasia.
However, whilst making the system far more expressive, this will also make it harder to interpret by a human.
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However, she was not a romantic artist: her work is not intended to be emotionally expressive.
She has a wonderfully expressive face which was very funny in the sofa scene.
Everything is seen from their perspective and all their feelings are conveyed in their richly expressive faces.
For the case study we choose a constraint domain C 0 that is sufficiently expressive to encode many policy idioms.
RACHEL; Next up was Rachel who brought us stunning vocals coupled with two beautifully expressive songs.
His deeply expressive throaty voice; tender, vulnerable with underlying menace - soul plugged.
Not only that, the child will be more aware of their own body movements and become more expressive.
expressive in a completely original way.
expressive of moral character; it is too exciting.
expressive of inner emotion and inspired by natural phenomena such as waves and winds.
The one is expressive of sorrow for our past conduct; the other is expressive of sorrow for our past conduct; the other is expressive of our renouncing it.
Terry, by contrast, has less finesse at the expressive level.
The General spoke very fluently in French, and with many an expressive gesture.
The expressive qualities of things -- like the words in a sentence -- mutually interpenetrate and influence each other.
And the expressive midrange integrates excellently with focused high frequencies.
And the easy listening experience is enhanced by a detailed, expressive midrange and tightly controlled low frequencies.
His paintings, largely monochromatic, are executed with the expressive strokes of a palette knife.
monophonic synthesizer sounds with an unprecedented degree of expressive control.
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Taking expressive freedom in throwing to an extreme, its conception seems comparatively spontaneous, different to his more complex assemblies.
springy rhythms in the first movement and eloquently expressive phrasing in the Larghetto.
staccato beat in keeping with the vigorous expressive movements of the dancers.
At last, there's a digital synth that lets you concentrate on and control the expressive nuances of your music in real time.
Demonstrations by the Airhedz Club, and tryouts on a full size trapeze rig, run by Whitstable-based Expressive Feat aerialist team.
Although not true 24-bit, CD sound quality is more natural, expressive and detailed then usual.
Softness of outline, warmth of colouring, a fine and almost voluptuous feeling for beauty of every kind, and a pleading and melancholy tenderness-such were the elements of the spell which he threw round the sympathies of his reader, and which his compatriots expressed by the vague but expressive word blanditia.
The Arabs usually designate Jerusalem by names expressive of holiness, such as Beit el Makdis and El Mukaddis or briefly El Kuds, i.e.
He began by reading, with the most profound admiration and attention, the whole of Faraday's extraordinary self-revelations, and proceeded to translate the ideas of that master into the succinct and expressive notation of the mathematicians.
The generous scorn and pathos of the historian acting on extraordinary gifts of imaginative insight and characterization, and the fierce indignation of the satirist finding its vent in exaggerating realism, doubtless to some extent warped their impressions; nevertheless their works are the last voices expressive of the freedom and manly virtue of the ancient world.
Nothing can be more expressive of humility and ardent love than some of the actions of the ruff.
24); in John they make four parts of them and cast lots concerning His seamless tunic, thus fulfilling the text, " They divided My garments among them and upon My vesture they cast lots ": the parallelism of Hebrew poetry, which twice describes one fact, being taken as witnessing to two, and the tunic doubtless symbolizing the unity of the Church, as in Philo the high priest's seamless robe symbolizes the indivisible unity of the universe, expressive of the Logos (De ebrietate, xxi.).
There are no numeral auxiliaries or segregatives used in counting, as in many languages of eastern Asia, though words expressive of a collective or integral are often used after the tens, sometimes after a smaller number.
Smart Compositor offers you a powerful tool to create expressive opening sequences or segues with pre-made masks, frames and moving paths.
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The music is played with a staccato beat in keeping with the vigorous expressive movements of the dancers.
Its imitative and expressive chromatic texture evokes the motets of the Renaissance era, the so-called " stile antico ".
The expressive theory of art had assumed the author 's individual experiences were the touchstone of reality (10).
Expressive Design Group has a version of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer that allows you to record a personalized reading of the story.
Beauty mavens use eye shadow tips and tricks to make eye colors more intense and eyes more expressive.
Lithe and with very expressive eyebrows, Shepherd has been highlighted as a brand new star on the modeling scene.
Another gorgeous set of expressive eyebrows, but not just any angular model; Carolina also brings highly coveted posing skills to the modeling world.
Expressive eyes and enviable cheekbones are just part of Chabanenko's appeal.
Wilton recognizes that decorators have a need to be creative and expressive with their cakes, so they manufacture dozens of 3D designs and shaped pans, including animal pans and pans in the shapes of licensed characters.
The famous artist Vincent Van Gogh is almost as well-known for his difficult and tragic life as he is for his expressive paintings, such as The Starry Night.
Even a basic long-sleeve polo shirt in white can be expressive with a bright neck trim that matches colorful socks.
San Francisco has a wide range of dinner cruises as well as culturally expressive river cruises in addition to the more familiar ocean-going voyages.
Their fluffy coat and expressive eyes instantly make an impression on dog lovers, many of whom find this crossbreed irresistible.
The head is broad, with large kind, expressive brown or hazel eyes, and well-proportioned ears that hang close to the head at eye level.
Exotic Pomeranians have sweet teddy bear-like faces with expressive dark almond-shaped eyes, small ears that stand erect on the head and short muzzles.
Guitarist Jimmy Page and bassist John Paul Jones are two of the most original, talented, expressive and colorful musicians in the history of rock music.
Expressive t-shirts run the gamut from funny to rude.
Self-expression is no longer limited to t-shirts or permanent body modification, and in this age of expressive technology, Wild Eyes contacts are an easy and fun way to stand out from the crowd.
All characters in the game are very expressive, and you can see the levels of unhappy emotions represented by small clouds that will appear above their heads.
When it comes to filling out the forms, try to be expressive as possible.
Pinot Noir is on the opposite end of the spectrum from Cabernet Sauvignon, delicate and expressive, depending on where it's grown.
This wine is both refined and expressive with aromas of black raspberry, cherry, wild game and mocha.
Communication development: Expressive and receptive communication skills, including written, spoken, and body language.
Communication: Vineland evaluates expressive and written communication skills, as well as the ability to listen.
Deaf children born to signing parents begin to "babble" in sign at the same point in infancy that hearing infants babble speech, and proceed from there to learn a fully expressive language.
A significant number of children with mutism also have expressive language disorders, and a fairly large number come from a bilingual environment, which may add to a child's vulnerability to mutism.
However, deaf children born to parents who use sign language develop infant babble and a fully expressive sign language at the same rate as hearing children.
Children with expressive aphasia fail to speak at the usual age although they have normal speech comprehension and articulation.
In addition to language delay, apraxia often causes other expressive language disorders.
In young children it may be very difficult to distinguish between a late talker and a developmental expressive disorder.
It relies on parents' reports and a very short test focusing on visual, receptive, and expressive language.
Children with expressive aphasia will not develop normal language skills without intervention and are at risk for language-based learning disabilities.
Prenatal care and good nutrition during pregnancy and early childhood may help prevent some expressive language delays.
Expressive aphasia-A developmental disorder in which a child has lower-than-normal proficiency in vocabulary, production of complex sentences, and word recall, although language comprehension is normal.
Parents can take an active role in expressive play by using the materials alongside the child.
When parents engage in expressive art by painting or redecorating a room while the physically challenged child watches, they stimulate the child.
However, some patients may be much more expressive and tend to have hyperactive, talkative, and impulsive personalities.
Receptive language development (the ability to comprehend language) usually develops faster than expressive language (the ability to communicate).
In expressive language development, children first speak in long unintelligible babbles that mimic the cadence and rhythm of adult speech.
Expressive language-Communicating with language.
Expressive language development-A style of language development in which a child's babble mimics the cadence and rhythm of adult speech.
Van Hulle, Carol A., et al. "Genetic, Environmental, and Gender Effects on Individual Differences in Toddler Expressive Language."
Expressive language delay is the most common developmental presentation.
It is helpful to consider a child's expressive and receptive language skills.
Children with an ability to understand are more likely to improve than children with expressive and receptive delays.
Whether the headstone is simple and uncomplicated or large and expressive, it will always be a place that marks the grave of a loved one.
Even a short hair style can be crafted to reflect the wearer's emotions, and an emo style with short hair can be just as expressive as one with long hair.
Consulting with a professional stylist can also help individuals choose expressive styles that are suitable for their face shape, hair texture, and other hair care needs.
Proper eyebrow shapes are more than a simple facial feature: they highlight the most dramatic and expressive part of the face, and they can instantly establish an individual's personality.
If you're looking to add a touch of boldness to your hair, chunky highlights are a quick, low maintenance and usually affordable coloring option that is both artistic and expressive.
Those who desire an expressive punk or memo style may even choose to add bold chunks of vivid fashion colors such as pink, blue, or purple hues to their base color.
Wear your overalls with a belt in the belt loops, with an expressive belt buckle, for a new look with a sexy Western vibe.
Many of the most expressive Christmas greeting card verses are found within the lyrics of traditional Christmas carols.
These are masks that are more expressive than pretty, and all the more intriguing for it.
They don't have to be romances in the bodice-ripper sense of the word, but rather romantic in the sense that they deal with human emotions in a strong and expressive way.
Someone who is lying will have a difficult time looking you in the eye because the eyes can be very expressive and the person is afraid you will be able to tell he or she is lying.
Designs are constantly changing in the modern jewelry industry, but these images can be the inspiration for a completely new and expressive type of engagement ring.
Expressive, fun, and whimsical, La Shea Handbags has the competition beat when it comes to designing some of the most unique accessories in the fashion industry.
Their men's and women's wallets have great expressive designs like punk plaids and funky florals.
If you're looking for a unique, expressive accessory, an ICON wallet may be just what you're looking for.
These bags are colorful, durable, and highly expressive.
Jim Henson, the creator of the Muppets, molded these expressive puppet characters into veritable works of art.
Hip hop is a casual and expressive method of dance, and the required apparel tends to mimic this free-styling concept.
Some of the most expressive and beautiful tattoo art includes angel tattoo designs.
Many of these modifications are very interesting and expressive, and many consider them worth the work to maintain.
A simple tattoo can be as elegant and expressive as a more complex piece of body art.
After reviewing some of Kat's pieces, you'll find her art is expressive, deep and extraordinary in detail.
If you've decided to commit to the expressive world of full body artwork, it's time to start planning your designs.
So long as you are happy with your designs and have carefully considered the pros and cons of a body mural, your choice of art is a distinctive and expressive way to define your persona, regardless of your age, lifestyle or gender.
If you're in the market for a small yet expressive piece of body art, don't discount the visual impact of a Chinese symbol.
Whether you choose to practice your own talent and designs or book an appointment with a professional, the following information will help you better understand this expressive form of wearable nail art.
expressive of deeper values and beliefs.
With their colored hair, richly hued clothes and luscious, expressive lips, the women appear irresistibly dazzling.
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