cabas


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cabas

(ˈkæbɑː)
n
a small ladies' bag
[C18: from French]
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Ere she had closed the door on me and herself, the corridor was already filled with day-pupils, tearing down their cloaks, bonnets, and cabas from the wooden pegs on which they were suspended; the shrill voice of a maitresse was heard at intervals vainly endeavouring to enforce some sort of order; vainly, I say: discipline there was none in these rough ranks, and yet this was considered one of the best-conducted schools in Brussels.
Cabas wrote in his tweet: "Irrespective of how this ends, there is only one lesson to be learned: Don't shoot children and don't jeer at their mothers," referring to the killing of 15-year-old Berkin Elvan during the Gezi Park protests in summer 2013.
Cabas, who currently hosts a popular news program on CNN TE-rk, was forced to apologize for the post on his Twitter account after the hostage crisis, which critics claimed legitimized the act.
Rhyton's representatives, Michalis Arkopoulos and Nikos Mexis add: "We share the same standards and passion for excellence and quality with our cooperators, Cabas, and we are proud to see our common values awarded.
Y si no me cree, quien mejor que Cabas para que nos cuente todo lo que hizo con esta nueva produccion, hecha en Monterrey (Mexico).
Este es un disco muy alegre, muy positivo, que cuenta con lo mejor -para mi- de la musica caribena colombiana, mezclada con musica electronica, con hip-hop, con dance hall, con todo el sabor y la esencia de la idiosincrasia del caribe", senalo Cabas, con una definicion bastante inspirada -?
Colombian singer/songwriter Shakira leads the nominations with five; Ricardo Arjona, Gustavo Cerati and Julieta Venegas garner four apiece; Calle 13, Chayanne, Gustavo Celis, Fonseca, Cachorro LE[thorn]pez, and Joan Sebastian are among those who earned three nods each; Cabas, Cafe Tacuba, Diego El Cigala, Alejandra GuzmEin, Sergio Mendes, Ricardo Montaner, Maria Rita, Gilberto Santa Rosa and Bebo Valdes each received two nominations.
CABAS Middle School in the USA (Students with Reader Writer Repertoires)
Marc Anthony, Shakira, Juanes with Nelly Furtado, Thalia, Carlos Vives, Ivan Lins, and Bossacucanova Among Performers Previously Announced -- Andres Cabas, Nick Carter, Hector Elizondo, Daisy Fuentes, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Ali Landry, Cheech Marin, Reba McEntire, Alex Meneses, Esai Morales, Jacqueline Obredors, Laura Pausini, Freddy Rodriguez, Jon Secada, Justin Timberlake, and Wilmer Valderrama Among Previously Announced Performers for Latin Music's Biggest Night to be Broadcast on the CBS Television Network September 18
Andres Cabas, Ali Landry, Reba McEntire, Alex Meneses, Jacqueline Obredors, Freddy Rodriguez, and Wilmer Valderrama Announced as Presenters -- Lineup Joins Previously Announced Performers Marc Anthony, Shakira, Juanes with Nelly Furtado, Thalia, and Carlos Vives, and Presenters Nick Carter, Hector Elizondo, Daisy Fuentes, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Cheech Marin, Esai Morales, Laura Pausini, Jon Secada, and Justin Timberlake for Latin Music's Biggest Night to be Broadcast on the CBS Television Network September 18