Category Archives: Music Lessons

Essays, articles and tips pertaining to the study of music for music students and their parents. This category mainly consists of a series of articles for parents on how to motivate their children to practice for their music lessons, because without effective practice money spent on lessons is wasted.

Language Lesson ~ Frugality is a Virtue

Langauge Lessons Dictionary Image Copyright E.S.M.In modern times where the spending of money is oftentimes equated with power and status, the word “frugal” or “frugality” seems to carry an almost negative connotation and be associated with stinginess or miserliness (if you look it up in a thesaurus). However, if we go back to the actual definition and etymology (origins) of the word, we see that frugality is really a positive trait and nothing to be at all ashamed of.

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