The Czech dancer makes the claims in her autobiography, Agony and Ecstasy: My Life in dance. '
They sing, dance, laugh, ride bicycles, marry, play instruments, and eat.
“A big role of Mayan kings is to dance,” says Stephen Houston, a Brown University Mayan scholar.
There are songs that are straight-up pop records, songs that have a lot of depth, some dance, some acoustic.
With the help of Psy and his “cheesy” dance moves, Korean pop music has made its way overseas in a big way.
I could not describe the dance even if I had watched it, which I did not.
Remember the dance at Coney Island and how mean you were to me?
And there was a lot of talk and laughin' and they began to dance.
Not to go back, is somewhat to advance, And men must walk at least before they dance.
If point had not stopped to dance and rub his leg, the wicket must have fallen.
c.1300, from Old French dancier (12c., Modern French danser), of unknown origin, perhaps from Low Frankish *dintjan and akin to Old Frisian dintje "tremble, quiver." A word of uncertain origin but which, through French influence in arts and society, has become the primary word for this activity from Spain to Russia (e.g. Italian danzare, Spanish danzar, Rumanian dansa, Swedish dansa, German tanzen).
In part the loanword from French is used mainly with reference to fashionable dancing while the older native word persists in use with reference to folk-dancing, as definitively Russ. pljasat' vs. tancovat' [Buck].Replaced Old English sealtian, itself a borrowing from Latin saltare "to dance," frequentative of salire "to leap" (see salient (adj.); "dance" words frequently are derived from words meaning "jump, leap"). Related: Danced; dancing.
It is strange, and will, I am sure, appear to my readers almost incredible, that as far as I have ever read, there is no reference that can be identified as containing a clear allusion to dancing in any of our really ancient MS. books. [Eugene O'Curry, "On the Manners and Customs of the Ancient Irish," vol. 2, p.406, 1873]
c.1300, from dance (v.).