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action active adjective admit adverb agree antecedent appears applied auxiliary belong better called comma common comparative compound Conjugate conjunction connected denote derived desire distinguished divided ellipsis English Exercises express frequently Future Tense gender give govern Grammar happy hast Imperative Imperfect Tense improperly improve indicative mood infinitive mood kind king language live loved manner marked means mind nature neuter nominative Note nouns objective omitted participle particular passions passive pause Perfect personal pronoun phrase Plural possessive Potential preceded preposition Present Tense pronoun proper properly refer relation relative repeated require respect reward RULE Second SECT seen sense sentence separated shalt signifies simple Singular singular number sometimes sound speak speech subjunctive mood substantive syllable Syntax thing third person thou tion tive verb vice virtue voice vowel wilt wise word Write
Page 15 - Gender. GENDER is the distinction of nouns, with regard to sex. There are three genders, the MASCULINE, the FEMININE, and the NEUTER. The Masculine Gender denotes animals of the male kind : as, a man, a horse, a bull.
Page 55 - For when a man declares in autumn, when he is eating them, or in spring, when there are none, that he loves grapes...
Page 13 - A Conjunction is a part of speech that is chiefly used to connect sentences; so as, out of two or more sentences, to make but one; it sometimes connects only words; as, " Thou and he are happy, because you are good.
Page 73 - PUNCTUATION is the art of dividing a written composition into sentences, or parts of sentences, by points or stops, for the purpose of marking the different pauses which the sense, and an accurate pronunciation require.
Page 13 - A verb is a word which signifies to be, to do, or to suffer ; as, I am — I rule — I am ruled.
Page 67 - If there be but one body of legislators, it is no better than a tyranny ; if there are only two, there will want a casting voice...
Page 9 - ENGLISH GRAMMAR. ENGLISH GRAMMAR is the art of speaking and writing the English Language with propriety.
Page 37 - FUTURE TENSE. SINGULAR. PLURAL. 1. I shall or will love. 1. We shall or will love. 2. Thou shalt or wilt love. 2.