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High school students will be able to take Advanced Placement tests this spring at home or in school, on multiple possible dates, as the coronavirus pandemic continues to require unprecedented improvisation in academic routines.
AP TESTS WILL BE OFFERED AT HOME OR IN SCHOOL AS VIRUS CRISIS PERSISTS, BUT THIS TIME EXAMS WILL BE OF NORMAL LENGTHNICK ANDERSONFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
She favored classical music, while he preferred improvisation and jazz.
JOANNE ROGERS, MEMORY-KEEPER OF ‘MISTER ROGERS’ NEIGHBORHOOD,’ DIES AT 92EMILY LANGERJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The pandemic’s onset shattered normality as we knew it, but as consumers responded to lockdowns and economic crisis, the programmatic business entered a period marked by reset, stock-taking, improvisation and experimentation.
DEEP DIVE: PROGRAMMATIC ENDS A STRONG 2020 AS CTV, OTT AND DATA PRIVACY LOOM LARGE IN EARLY 2021JESSICA RAPPJANUARY 5, 2021DIGIDAY
The recipe notably lacks spices, so you can treat the recipe as a base for light improvisation, adding a quarter teaspoon each of your favorite fall flavors — think nutmeg, cinnamon, clove, and allspice.
THE ONE PIE TO RULE THEM ALLELAZAR SONTAGNOVEMBER 30, 2020EATER
All my creative works have been done empirically, and above all I am an artist who works based on improvisation.
A NON-BINARY CUBAN ARTIST IS BORN AGAIN IN SPAINYARIEL VALDÉS GONZÁLEZOCTOBER 16, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
One thing which impressed Kndinger was his remarkable power of improvisation.
THE LIFE & LETTERS OF PETER ILICH TCHAIKOVSKYMODESTE TCHAIKOVSKY
In action, however, as when Kitty Tynan helped him on with his coat, he was a pure improvisation of nature.
YOU NEVER KNOW YOUR LUCK, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
Of course our artist did not bethink himself long, but sat down at once, and launched out into an improvisation on a Polish air.
FREDERICK CHOPIN AS A MAN AND MUSICIANFREDERICK NIECKS
The structure and flexibility of the language is highly favourable to this kind of improvisation.
THE INDIAN IN HIS WIGWAMHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
Like the sailors' "shanties" and the plantation choruses, it was capable of indefinite extension and improvisation.
STUDIES IN FOLK-SONG AND POPULAR POETRYALFRED M. WILLIAMS
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WORDS RELATED TO IMPROVISATION

  • Band-Aid
  • expediency
  • expedient
  • improvisation
  • makeshift
  • pis aller
  • recourse
  • refuge
  • resort
  • resource
  • shift
  • substitute
  • temporary expedient
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