[ soo-mee-e ]
/ ˈsu miˈɛ /
noun, plural su·mi-e. Japanese.
(in fine arts) a monochrome painting executed in ink: Zen painters were masters of sumi-e.
Why Are A, E, I, O, U, And Y Called “Vowels”?In elementary school, we all learned the vowels of the English language: A, E, I, O, U and sometimes Y. But, what makes a vowel a vowel?
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