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I've googled this phrase but still I have no idea. What does this mean? Derby central England English - England. Hello, Song lyrics are often obscure, and "roaring fields" is not a set expression.
Ed Sheeran might be the only person to whom the expression means something. London but from Yorkshire English - England. In the context of the whole song, I understand roaring to mean this from the OED: Mögliche Grundformen für das Wort "roaring" roar.
Orthographically similar words raring , rearing , roaming , soaring Roaming. Aus dem Umfeld der Suche stormy , gustily , tumultuously , vehemently , blustery , squally , tempestuous , turbulently , tempestuously , gusty , stormily.
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It was a period of economic prosperity with a distinctive cultural edge in the United States and Western Europe , particularly in major cities such as Berlin ,  Chicago ,  London ,  Los Angeles ,  New York City ,  Paris ,  and Sydney.
Jazz blossomed, the flapper redefined the modern look for British and American women,   and Art Deco peaked. Harding " brought back normalcy " to the politics of the United States.
This period saw the large-scale development and use of automobiles, telephones, motion pictures , radio, and electrical appliances. Aviation became a business.
Nations saw rapid industrial and economic growth, accelerated consumer demand, and significant changes in lifestyle and culture.
The media focused on celebrities , especially sports heroes and movie stars , as cities rooted for their home teams and filled the new palatial cinemas and gigantic sports stadiums.
In most major democratic states , women won the right to vote. The social and cultural features known as the Roaring Twenties began in leading metropolitan centers, then spread widely in the aftermath of World War I.
The United States gained dominance in world finance. Wall Street invested heavily in Germany, which paid its reparations to countries that, in turn, used the dollars to pay off their war debts to Washington.
By the middle of the decade, prosperity was widespread, with the second half of the decade known, especially in Germany, as the " Golden Twenties ".
The spirit of the Roaring Twenties was marked by a general feeling of novelty associated with modernity and a break with tradition.
Everything seemed to be feasible through modern technology. New technologies, especially automobiles , moving pictures , and radio , brought "modernity" to a large part of the population.
Formal decorative frills were shed in favor of practicality in both daily life and architecture. At the same time, jazz and dancing rose in popularity, in opposition to the mood of World War I.
As such, the period is also often referred to as the Jazz Age. The Wall Street Crash of ended the era, as the Great Depression brought years of hardship worldwide.
The Roaring Twenties was a decade of economic growth and widespread prosperity, driven by recovery from wartime devastation and deferred spending, a boom in construction, and the rapid growth of consumer goods such as automobiles and electricity in North America and Western Europe and a few other developed countries such as Australia.
The economy of the United States , which had successfully transitioned from a wartime economy to a peacetime economy, boomed and provided loans for a European boom as well.
Some sectors stagnated , especially farming and coal mining. The US became the richest country in the world per capita and since the lateth century had been the largest in total GDP.
Its industry was based on mass production , and its society acculturated into consumerism. European economies , by contrast, had a more difficult postwar readjustment and did not begin to flourish until about At first, the end of wartime production caused a brief but deep recession, the post—World War I recession of — Quickly, however, the US and Canadian economies rebounded as returning soldiers re-entered the labor force and munitions factories were retooled to produce consumer goods.
Mass production made technology affordable to the middle class. The automotive industry , the film industry , the radio industry , and the chemical industry took off during the s.
Of chief importance was the automotive industry. Before the war, cars were a luxury good. In the s, mass-produced vehicles became commonplace in the US and Canada.
It had been in continuous production from October to May Due to the commercial success of the Model T, Ford had dominated the automotive market from the mids to the earlys.
In the mids, Ford's dominance eroded as its competitors had caught up with Ford's mass production system. They began to surpass Ford in some areas, offering models with more powerful engines, new convenience features, and styling.
Only about , vehicles were registered in in all of Canada, but by , there were 1. The automotive industry's influence on other segments of the economy were widespread, jump starting industries such as steel production, highway building, motels , service stations, car dealerships, and new housing outside the urban core.
Ford opened factories around the world and proved a strong competitor in most markets for its low-cost, easy-maintenance vehicles.
General Motors , to a lesser degree, followed. European competitors avoided the low-price market and concentrated on more expensive vehicles for upscale consumers.
Radio became the first mass broadcasting medium. Radios were expensive, but their mode of entertainment proved revolutionary. Radio advertising became a platform for mass marketing.
Its economic importance led to the mass culture that has dominated society since this period. During the " Golden Age of Radio ", radio programming was as varied as the Television programming of the 21st century.
The establishment of the Federal Radio Commission introduced a new era of regulation. In , electrical recording , one of the greatest advances in sound recording , became available with commercially-issued gramophone records.
The cinema boomed, producing a new form of entertainment that virtually ended the old vaudeville theatrical genre.
Watching a film was cheap and accessible; crowds surged into new downtown movie palaces and neighborhood theaters.
Since the early s, lower-priced cinema successfully competed with vaudeville. Many vaudeville performers and other theatrical personalities were recruited by the film industry, lured by greater salaries and less arduous working conditions.
The introduction of the sound film at the end of the decade of the s eliminated vaudeville's last major advantage.
Vaudeville was in sharp financial decline. The prestigious Orpheum Circuit , a chain of vaudeville and movie theaters, was absorbed by a new film studio.
In , inventor Lee de Forest at Phonofilm released a number of short films with sound. Meanwhile, inventor Theodore Case developed the Movietone sound system and sold the rights to the film studio, Fox Film.
In , the Vitaphone sound system was introduced. The feature film Don Juan was the first feature-length film to use the Vitaphone sound system with a synchronized musical score and sound effects, though it had no spoken dialogue.
In October , the sound film The Jazz Singer turned out to be a smash box office success. It was innovative for its use of sound.
Produced with the Vitaphone system, most of the film does not contain live-recorded audio, relying on a score and effects. When the movie's star, Al Jolson , sings, however, the film shifts to sound recorded on the set, including both his musical performances and two scenes with ad-libbed speech—one of Jolson's character, Jakie Rabinowitz Jack Robin , addressing a cabaret audience; the other an exchange between he and his mother.
The "natural" sounds of the settings were also audible. ERPI for the conversion of production facilities and theaters for sound film.
Initially, all ERPI-wired theaters were made Vitaphone-compatible; most were equipped to project Movietone reels as well.
It finally released Lights of New York , the first all-talking full-length feature film. The animated short film Dinner Time by the Van Beuren Studios was among the first animated sound films.
It was followed a few months later by the animated short film Steamboat Willie , the first sound film by the Walt Disney Animation Studios.
It was the first commercially successful animated short film and introduced the character Mickey Mouse. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.
For much of , Warner Bros. It profited from its innovative films at the box office. Other studios quickened the pace of their conversion to the new technology and started producing their own sound films and talking films.
In February , sixteen months after The Jazz Singer , Columbia Pictures became the eighth and last major studio to release a talking feature.
In May , Warner Bros. Four other silent features, all low-budget Westerns , were also released in early The s saw milestones in aviation that seized the world's attention.
In , Charles Lindbergh rose to fame with the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight. It took Lindbergh Louis , was a custom-built, single engine, single-seat monoplane.
It was designed by aeronautical engineer Donald A. Flying solo or with her husband, Jim Mollison, she set numerous long-distance records during the s.
The s saw several inventors advance work on television , but programs did not reach the public until the eve of the Second World War, and few people saw any television before the lates.
In July , John Logie Baird demonstrated the world's first color transmission, using scanning discs at the transmitting and receiving ends with three spirals of apertures, each spiral with a filter of a different primary color; and three light sources at the receiving end, with a commutator to alternate their illumination.
For decades biologists had been at work on the medicine that became penicillin. In , Scottish biologist Alexander Fleming discovered a substance that killed a number of disease-causing bacteria.
In , he named the new substance " penicillin ". His publications were largely ignored at first, but it became a significant antibiotic in the s.
In , Cecil George Paine, a pathologist at Sheffield Royal Infirmary , used penicillin to treat sycosis barbae , eruptions in beard follicles, but was unsuccessful.
Moving on to ophthalmia neonatorum , a gonococcal infection in infants, he achieved the first recorded cure with penicillin, on November 25, He then cured four additional patients one adult and three infants of eye infections, but failed to cure a fifth.
The automobile's dominance led to a new psychology celebrating mobility. Farmers were early adopters as they used their pickups to haul people, supplies and animals.
New industries were spun off—to make tires and glass and refine fuel, and to service and repair cars and trucks by the millions.
New car dealers were franchised by the car makers and became prime movers in the local business community. Tourism gained an enormous boost, with hotels, restaurants and curio shops proliferating.
Electrification , having slowed during the war, progressed greatly as more of the US and Canada was added to the electrical grid. Industries switched from coal power to electricity.
At the same time, new power plants were constructed. In America, electricity production almost quadrupled. Telephone lines also were being strung across the continent.
Indoor plumbing and modern sewer systems were installed for the first time in many houses. Urbanization reached a milestone in the census, that showed slightly more Americans lived in urban areas towns and cities of 2, or more people than in small towns or rural areas.
However, the nation was fascinated with its great metropolitan centers that contained about 15 percent of the population. The basic pattern of the modern white-collar job was set during the lateth century, but it now became the norm for life in large and medium cities.
Typewriters, filing cabinets, and telephones brought unmarried women into clerical jobs. In Canada, by the end of the decade one in five workers was a woman.
Interest in finding jobs in the now ever-growing manufacturing sector in US cities became widespread among rural Americans.
With some exceptions,  many countries expanded women's voting rights in representative and direct democracies across the world such as the United States, Canada, Great Britain and most major European countries in —, as well as India.
This influenced many governments and elections by increasing the number of voters. Politicians responded by focusing more on issues of concern to women, especially peace, public health, education, and the status of children.
On the whole, women voted much like men, except they were more interested in peace. The Lost Generation was composed of young people who came out of World War I disillusioned and cynical about the world.
The term usually refers to American literary notables who lived in Paris at the time. Famous members included Ernest Hemingway , F. Scott Fitzgerald , and Gertrude Stein.
These authors, some of them expatriates , wrote novels and short stories expressing their resentment towards the materialism and individualism rampant during this era.
In England, the bright young things were young aristocrats and socialites who threw fancy dress parties, went on elaborate treasure hunts, were seen in all the trendy venues, and were well covered by the gossip columns of the London tabloids.
As the average American in the s became more enamored of wealth and everyday luxuries, some began satirizing the hypocrisy and greed they observed.
Of these social critics, Sinclair Lewis was the most popular. His popular novel Main Street satirized the dull and ignorant lives of the residents of a Midwestern town.
He followed with Babbitt , about a middle-aged businessman who rebels against his dull life and family, only to realize that the younger generation is as hypocritical as his own.
Lewis satirized religion with Elmer Gantry , which followed a con man who teams up with an evangelist to sell religion to a small town. Anderson published a collection of short stories titled Winesburg, Ohio , which studied the dynamics of a small town.
Wharton mocked the fads of the new era through her novels, such as Twilight Sleep Mencken criticized narrow American tastes and culture in essays and articles.
Art Deco was the style of design and architecture that marked the era. Originating in Europe, it spread to the rest of western Europe and North America towards the mids.
In the US, one of the most remarkable buildings featuring this style was constructed as the tallest building of the time: The forms of art deco were pure and geometric, though the artists often drew inspiration from nature.
In the beginning, lines were curved, though rectilinear designs would later become more and more popular. Painting in North America during the s developed in a different direction from that of Europe.
In Europe, the s were the era of expressionism , and later surrealism. At the beginning of the decade, films were silent and colorless. In , the first all-color feature, The Toll of the Sea , was released.
In , Warner Bros. In , Warner released The Jazz Singer , the first sound feature to include limited talking sequences. The public went wild for talkies , and movie studios converted to sound almost overnight.
In the same year, the first sound cartoon, Dinner Time , was released. Warner ended the decade by unveiling, in , the first all-color, all-talking feature film, On with the Show.
Cartoon shorts were popular in movie theaters during this time. In the late s, Walt Disney emerged. Mickey would go on to star in more than cartoon shorts, the Mickey Mouse Club , and other specials.
This would jump-start Disney and lead to creation of other characters going into the s. Disney lost the rights to the character, but in , regained the rights to Oswald.
He was the first Disney character to be merchandised. African-American literary and artistic culture developed rapidly during the s under the banner of the " Harlem Renaissance ".
In , the Black Swan Corporation was founded. At its height, it issued 10 recordings per month. All-African American musicals also started in During the lates, and especially in the s, the basketball team became known as the best in the world.
The first issue of Opportunity was published. The s brought new styles of music into the mainstream of culture in avant-garde cities.
Jazz became the most popular form of music for youth. Ogren says that by the s jazz had become the "dominant influence on America's popular music generally.
New Orleans jazz up through the s, swing in the s, bebop in the s, cool jazz and hard bop in the s, free jazz and fusion in the s There is substantial agreement on the defining features of each style, the pantheon of great innovators, and the canon of recorded masterpieces.