Which of the following Spanish sentences is correctly written? A. Él corrió en la competición ayer. B. Él corría en la competición ayer. C. Él correrá el la competición ayer.
A. Él corrió en la competición ayer.
Identify the objective phrases of the following sentence: My good friend Evan drew a picture of a bird while he sat on the airplane.
The phrase 'of a bird' is the first objective phrase in this sentence. It is a prepositional phrase functioning as an adjective to describe 'picture'. The second objective phrase is 'on the airplane'. This is also a prepositional phrase functioning as an adverb to describe where Evan sat.
Who is known as the 'father of American ballet' for cultivating a style of classical ballet unique to the United States?
George Balanchine is known as the 'father of American ballet' for being the first dance pioneer to infuse classical ballet with American culture. His style, now known as 'neoclassical' ballet or simply 'Balanchine', reflects the athleticism and tenacity of a dancer as opposed to the femininity and grace that European styles reflected. George Balanchine also created the first professional ballet school, the School of American Ballet, the first notable ballet academy linked with a professional company.