Doctor, you talk very good English, but you have a mighty twang of the foreigner.
"The Beaux-Stratagem" by George Farquhar
She read to him, and made him read to her, and battled hard to get him out of his schoolboy twang.
"Quicksilver" by George Manville Fenn
The twang of the rude instrument awoke the pacha, who had been fast asleep for some time.
"The Pacha of Many Tales" by Frederick Marryat
There was a rasp of metal friction, and a loud twang.
"Gambler's World" by John Keith Laumer
The captain had just given orders to make fast another line, when the sharp, twanging snap of a cord was heard.
"The World of Ice" by R.M. Ballantyne
I was suddenly and rudely enlightened when I heard the twang of the bow, and saw the arrow flying straight towards me.
"The Big Otter" by R.M. Ballantyne
Backward the twanging cable snapped, demolishing with one touch a score of the clustering Orconites.
"The Winged Men of Orcon" by David R. Sparks
He was just about to answer when a sharp twang caught his ear, and turning his head he saw Ezra in the act of handing the violin to Reuben.
"Aunt Rachel" by David Christie Murray
He had a shrewd, good sort of face, and a Yankee twang to his speech.
"Peak and Prairie" by Anna Fuller
Lou Pope, as Lady of the Lake, rowed her own boat, with Jack for a droll little Harper, twanging his zitter for want of a better instrument.
"Aunt Jo's Scrap-Bag, Vol. 5" by Louisa M. Alcott
He twanged his bow. Upon its course
The clothyard arrow sped,
And when it fell in yonder dell,
Brave Robin Hood was dead.
"The Death Of Robin Hood" by Eugene Field
"The red men say that here she walked
A thousand moons ago;
They never raise the war-whoop here,
And never twang the bow.
"The White-Footed Deer" by William Cullen Bryant
With that his lute he twanged straightway,
And thereon begann most sweetlye to play,
And after that lessons were playd two or three,
He strayn'd out this song most delicatlie:
"The Beggar's Daughter of Bednall-Green" by Anonymous British
With that his lute he twang-ed straightway,
And thereon began most sweetly to play;
And after that lessons were played two or three,
He strained out this song most delicatel-ie.
"The Beggar's Daughter Of Bethnal Green" by Henry Morley
Scarcely the year had flown. One night
The Commandante awoke in fright,
Hearing below his casement's bar
The well-known twang of the Don's guitar;
And rushed to the window, just to see
His wife a-swoon on the balcony.
"Don Diego Of The South" by Francis Bret Harte
The humming-bird, like a courtier gay,
Dipped down with a dalliant song,
And twanged his wings through the roundelay
Of love the whole day long:
Yet my rose turned from his minstrelsy
And hid in the leaves in wait for me.
"The Rose" by James Whitcomb Riley
If last week's Rosie Flores/Marti Brom rockabilly filly, double-trouble hootenanny didn't unscrew your lid, then this twang-tastic triple bill ought to do it.
Their mix of rock and Texas twang produces what the band calls a "swamp stomp" sound, and they breathe life into every note they play.
" Poster notes, "I love country music, but oftentimes people have a certain allergy to the twang, which is why I didn't get the opportun...
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Her hearty twang rises to the challenge of Hank, Lucinda, and Gram, stoops to conquer "Luka," "True Colors.".
'Twang Town Throw Down ': Sunrise Theater Hosts Country/Rock Musicians.
Kelly Clarkson Puts Some Twang in Greatest Hits Album.
Surf-Age Nuggets: Trash & Twang Instrumentals 1959-1966 (RockBeat).
Surf-Age Nuggets: Trash & Twang Instrumentals 1959-1966. Who needs singers.
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