Results for: Elise

In Grammar

What is an example of a sentence where there would be elision because of cacophony?

Elision is the normal omission of speech sounds and running words or syllables together to prevent cacophony. In normal unemphatic well-spoken English, the phrases two eyes an (MORE)
In Domain Names

What does the name 'Elise' mean?

The name Elise means one of two things. It could either mean theoath of God, or God is satisfaction. It is a name that is Hebreworiginated.
In Books and Literature

What is elision?

Elision is the deliberate emission of something, or morespecifically the omission of a letter or syllable between twowords, sometimes marked with an apostrophe.
In Definitions

What is the meaning of 'elision'?

e·li·sion ( plural e·li·sions or e·li·sion) noun Definition: 1. omission of element of word: the omission of a vowel, consonant, or syllable while (MORE)
In Name Origins

What does the word 'Elise' means?

Origin:. Hebrew. Meaning:. My God is a vow. Origin:. Greek. Meaning:. My God is a vow. Origin:. French. Meaning:. My God is a vow
In Lotus

Do they still make Lotus Elises?

Yes the Elise is still made, infact the dealership closes to me is about 5 miles from my house. The have several in stock. I believe the 2009 models are due out soon if they a (MORE)
In Classical Music

When did Ludwig van Beethoven compose 'Für Elise'?

The score was not published until 1867, 40 years after the composer's death. The discoverer of the piece, Ludwig Nohl, affirmed that the original autographed manuscript was da (MORE)
In The Difference Between

What is the different between assimilation and elision?

Here's a piece from an underground, um, yeah, let's call it so, an underground English language course: _Some words would only be affected by assimilation, and some words w (MORE)
In English Language

What is elision in English?

Unstilted English is naturally spoken with elision, so that the final consonant of a syllable is pronounced as the initial consonant of the following syllable if it begins wit (MORE)
In Babies

I have 8 daughters. Elizabeth Grace. Abigail Elise. Lucia Hope. Emilie Rose. Kaitlyn Laney. Whitney Hazel. Meghan Rosalie. And Isabella Quinn. Our last name is McCarley. Names for one more daughter?

Nicole Michelle, or Michelle Nicole? Alicia Rose/Primrose? Helena Paige? Lauren-Amy? Alison Spencer? To match Whitney how about Mariah (And then have a middle name, i.e. (MORE)
In William Shakespeare

Why did shakespeare use the technique of elision in which certain key events were taken offstage?

Different reasons. In Romeo and Juliet, The Merry Wives of Windsor and Taming of the Shrew there are weddings which take place offstage. Shakespeare was being prudent in not w (MORE)