AGOGE

Etymology

Noun

agoge (plural agoges)

In ancient Greek music, tempo or pace; rhythmical movement.

Melodic motion upward or downward by successive scale-steps: same as ductus in medieval music.

(historical) A rigorous training regimen for Spartan men in preparation for army service.

Source: Wiktionary



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Word of the Day

3 February 2023

KEEP

(verb) cause to continue in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., ‘keep clean’; “hold in place”; “She always held herself as a lady”; “The students keep me on my toes”


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Coffee Trivia

According to Guinness World Records, the largest iced coffee is 14,228.1 liters and was created by Caffé Bene (South Korea), in Yangju, South Korea, on 17 July 2014. They poured iced black Americano on the giant cup that measured 3.3 meters tall and 2.62 meters wide.

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