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accent according to Rule adjective adjuncts adverb agree anapestic antecedent apposition auxiliary called classes clause comma common noun compound conjugated conjunction connected consonant construction denotes derived diphthong ellipsis employed examples EXERCISE express FALSE SYNTAX Feet figure finite verb governed grammarians honour hyperbaton imperative mood Imperfect Tense improper diphthong indicative mood infinitive mood inserted interjection language learner LESSON letters loved meaning Measure Murray neuter gender never nominative Note noun or pronoun object OBSERVATIONS ON RULE Orthography parsing passive perfect participle phrase Pleonasm Pluperfect Tense plural number potential mood Praxis preceded prefixed preposition Present Tense preterit principal proper reading relation require Saxon says second person singular semivowels sense sentence signifies simple singular number sometimes sound speech subjunctive subjunctive mood syllable SYNTAX UNDER RULE term thee third person thou art tion triphthong trochee uttered verse virtue vowel wise words writing
Page 250 - The only point where human bliss stands still, And tastes the good without the fall to ill ; Where only merit...
Page 144 - Delightful task! to rear the tender thought, To teach the young idea how to shoot, To pour the fresh instruction o'er the mind, To breathe the' enlivening spirit, and to fix The generous purpose in the glowing breast.
Page 222 - And this is the record of John, when the Jews sent priests and Levites from Jerusalem to ask him, "Who art Thou?" And he confessed, and denied not; but confessed, "I am not the Christ.
Page 270 - But what think ye ? A certain man had two sons; and he came to the first, and said, Son, go work to.day in my vineyard.
Page 259 - And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge; And to knowledge temperance; and to temperance patience; and to patience godliness; And to godliness brotherly kindness; and to brotherly kindness charity.
Page 270 - What modes of sight betwixt each wide extreme, The mole's dim curtain, and the lynx's beam; Of smell, the headlong lioness between, And hound sagacious on the tainted green ; Of hearing, from the life that fills the flood, To that which warbles through the vernal wood. The spider's touch, how exquisitely fine ! Feels at each thread, and lives along the line...
Page 154 - For the Lord your God is God of gods and Lord of lords, a great God, a mighty, and a terrible, which regardeth not persons, nor taketh reward...
Page 239 - Art not thou that Egyptian, which before these days madest an uproar, and leddest out into the wilderness four thousand men that were murderers?
Page 141 - The chariest maid is prodigal enough, If she unmask her beauty to the moon : Virtue itself 'scapes not calumnious strokes : The canker galls the infants of the spring Too oft before their buttons be disclosed, And in the morn and liquid dew of youth Contagious blastments are most imminent.