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" DOUBLING. A final consonant, when it is not preceded by a single vowel, or when the accent is not on the last syllable, should remain single before an additional syllable : as, toil, toiling ; visit, visited ; general, generalize. "
Elements of the English Language, Or, Analytical Orthography: Designed to ... - Page 116
by Albert D. Wright - 1870 - 126 pages
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The First Lines of English Grammar: Being a Brief Abstract of the Author's ...

Goold Brown - English language - 1857 - 108 pages
...permit, permitting. ExcEPoftN. X final, being equivalent to ks, is never doubled RULE IV.—NO DOUBLING. A final consonant, when it is not preceded by a single vowel, or when the accent is not on the last syllabic, should remain single oefore an additional syllable: as, toil, toiling; visit, visited ; general,...
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National Pronouncing Speller

Richard Green Parker - 1858
...and k are never doubled in English words. Words derived from gas have only one s; as, gas, gas'es. 4. A final consonant, when it is not preceded by a single...vowel, or when the accent is not on the last syllable, remains single before an additional syllabic ; as, toil, toiling ; peril, perilous. 5. Words of one...
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Smith's Grammar School Speller

William W. Smith - English language - 1858 - 168 pages
...Unpin' unpin'-ning Japan' japan'-ned Forerun' EtJLE VI. forerun'-ner The final consonant of a word, when not preceded by a single vowel, or when the accent is not on the last syllable, remains single on the addition of a suffix. NOTE.—It has been the practice to double the I in all...
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The Institutes of English Grammar

Goold Brown - 1860
...acquittal, acquitting. Exc. — X final, being equivalent to les, is never doubled. RULE IV. NO DOUBLING. A final consonant, when it is not preceded by a single...on the last syllable, should remain single before an additional syllable : as, toil, toiling ; visit, visited ; general, generalize. Exc. — But / and...
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The Institutes of English Grammar ...: And a Key to the Oral Exercises, to ...

Goold Brown - English language - 1862 - 296 pages
...perhaps improperly,) when the last syllable is not accented: as, travel, traveller ; bias, biassed. A final consonant, when it is not preceded by a single...on the last syllable, should remain single before an additional syllable : as, toil, tolling; visit, vistied ; general, generalize. RULE V. FINAL LL....
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Exercises for Dictation and Pronunciation

English language - 1865 - 252 pages
...cancel, cancellate, cancellation; crystal, crystalline, crystallise; metal, metalline, metallurgy, etc. A final consonant, when it is not preceded by a single...on the last syllable, should remain single before an additional syllable; as, toil, toiling; oil, oily; visit, visited; differ, differing. Monosyllables...
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The Institutes of English Grammar Methodically Arranged: With Forms of ...

Goold Brown - English language - 1865 - 318 pages
...acquittal, acquitting. Exc. — X final, being equivalent to ks, is never doubled. RULE IV. NO DOUBLING. A final consonant, when it is not preceded by a single...on the last syllable, should remain single before an additional syllable : as, toil, toiling ; visit, visited ; general, generalize. Exc. — But / and...
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The First Lines of English Grammar: Being a Brief Abstract of the Author's ...

Goold Brown - 1866
...acquitting. EXCEPTION. — X final, being equivalent to Is, is never doubled. RULE IV. — No DOUBLING. A final consonant, when it is not preceded by a single...accent is not on the last syllable, should remain singlo before an additional syllable : as, toil, toiling ; visit, visited ; general, generalize. Exo....
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A MANUAL OF THE ART OF PROSE COMPOSITION: PHR THE USE OF COLLEGES AND SOIIOOLS

J.M. BONNELL - 1867
...omitting Unpin unpinned Forget forgettest Quit quitting Mix mixed The final consonant of a radical, when not preceded by a single vowel, or when the accent is not on the last syllable, remains single when a suffix is added. EXAMPLES. Toil toiling Cheat cheated Spoil spoilest Shout shouting...
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Brown's Small Grammar Improved: The First Lines of English Grammar; Being a ...

Goold Brown - English language - 1867 - 122 pages
...acquitting. EXCEPTION.—X final, being equivalent to is, is never doubled. RULE IV.—No DOUBLING. A final consonant, when it is not preceded by a single vowel, or *rhen the accent is not on the last syllable, should remain single ' before an additional syllable...
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