a melodic ornamental tone following a principal tone by a step above or below and returning to the principal tone; embellishment.
Verb Tenses Past, Future, and Even PerfectThe six basic verb tenses are past, present, future, past perfect, present perfect, and future perfect. Verb tenses identify the time period when an action occurs. They also show relationships between events that happen at different times. The simple tenses (past, present, and future) are the most basic forms. Simple Tenses Present tense describes events happening now. It’s also useful for describing a direct action …
ACTION! Verbs in the SpotlightA verb conveys the action or state of being within a sentence. It answers the question what happens? In the sentence “John drives to the store,” for example, the answer to “What happens to John?” is that John drives. The base form of a verb starts with the word to and ends with the infinitive, or root, verb. Examples include to walk, to go, to …
- auxiliary note,
- auxiliary power unit,
- auxiliary rafter,
- auxiliary rotor,
- auxiliary storage,
- auxiliary verb,
Also called auxiliary note.
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music a nonharmonic note occurring between two harmonic notes
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