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choreograph

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Dance
choreographchor‧e‧og‧raph /ˈkɒriəɡrɑːf, ˈkɔː- $ ˈkɔːriəɡræf/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 APDto arrange how dancers should move during a performance 🔊 The show is very cleverly choreographed.
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choreographBurlap-covered bulletin boards were installed for notices, which Alvin would suddenly begin to rearrange whenever he was choreographing.Everything was in the service of the emotions that he was dancing, or choreographing.She has been asked to choreograph a modern ballet for the National Dance Theatre.Alvin stayed on, and even began to choreograph acts himself.Occasionally he slowed to a near halt, provoking Eng to push him to keep choreographing and to perform adequately.There were some fabulous, beautifully choreographed dance routines.He could choreograph for the company that was coming to feel like a millstone, and he could tour.The rest will be part-time, seasonal, or contract workers, responsible for designing and choreographing their own careers and retirements.Belafonte had seen the dances Alvin made for the Horton company and talked to him about choreographing this show.
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Verb table
choreograph
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theychoreograph
he, she, itchoreographs
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theychoreographed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave choreographed
he, she, ithas choreographed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad choreographed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill choreograph
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have choreographed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam choreographing
he, she, itis choreographing
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you, we, theyare choreographing
Past
I, he, she, itwas choreographing
you, we, theywere choreographing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been choreographing
he, she, ithas been choreographing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been choreographing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be choreographing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been choreographing
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