In a walk- "tour de promenade" is to turn in a walk. A term of french used to indicate that the dancer turns slowly in place on one foot by a series of slight movements of the heel to the required side while maintaining a definite pose
To nearly fall; a movement that has the body supported on one leg, lean off-balance, then quickly pass the other leg in a given direction and catch the fall.
Bounced, ball-like. The dancer springs into the air, simultaneously executing a battement (throwing leg out to side), then lands in demi-plié with the working foot in sur le cou de pied. Ballonné sur le pointe is done in a pressed relevé, demi pointe or full point or when first learning, performed on the flat foot.
Tossed. this step consists of coupé dessous and coupé dessus performed in a series with a rocking, swinging movement
sudden spring or bound. a springing jump from both feet usually performed traveling forward and landing on both feet.
"falling" any movement in which the dancer, having extended the gesture leg, falls forward, sideward, or backward into a fondu on that gesture leg.
closed. indicates that both feet are in a closed position or that the feet at the end of a step are brought to a closed position