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Q: What does the expression walking a tightrope mean?
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Is tightrope walking considered an amazing job?

It depends whether YOU actually like it or not.

What does the idiom walking a tightrope mean?

"Walking a Tightrope" is a euphemism for needing to balance multiple tasks or please conflicting interests simulatenously. Often, failing these tasks will cause one harm or lead one to danger. As an example, someone whose best friends are going through a bitter divorce, both of whom turn to her to complain about their partner's wrong-doings, would be walking an emotional tightrope while trying not to hurt either friend's feelings.

Who is the female artist in an MTVu music video who is shown walking a tightrope and falling?

Tom Cruise

What does you go through life walking a tightrope to prevent too much disillusion mean?

There is no gain without risk, and you avoid opputunities because you are unable to handle possible disappointments.

What are the first six major events in the story Mirette on the high wire?

In "Mirette on the High Wire" by Emily Arnold McCully, the first six major events are: 1. Mirette's meeting with Bellini, the famous tightrope walker 2. Mirette discovering her own talent for tightrope walking 3. Bellini offering to teach Mirette 4. Mirette's persistence in learning tightrope walking 5. Mirette successfully walking across the high wire for the first time 6. Mirette's journey with Bellini to Paris for a special performance.

What is the prepositional phrase for he walked along the tightrope slowly?

Along the tightrope.

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When was Tightrope Books created?

Tightrope Books was created in 2005.

What cranial nerve would involve tightrope walking and listening to music?

The Vestibulocochlear nerve is associated with balance and hearing. Vestibulo-balance, cochlear-hearing.

What does rubato mean?

It describes how a piece of music is to be played. Andante means at walking pace and rubato means that the tempo may be varied for purposes of expression.