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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 - 1868 - 122 pages
...acquitting. EXCEPTION.—X final, being equivalent to Tcs, 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. Exo.—But I and...
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The Institutes of English Grammar, Methodically Arranged: With Forms of ...

Goold Brown, Henry Kiddle - English language - 1862 - 343 pages
...never doubled. RULE TV. NO DOUBLING. A final consonant, when it is not preceded by a single Towel, or when the accent is not on the Last syllable, should remain single before an additional syllable: as, toil, toiling ; visit, visited ; general, generalize. Exc. — But I and...
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National Elementary Speller: A Critical Work on Pronunciation Embracing a ...

James Madison Watson - Spellers - 1869 - 160 pages
...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 syllable ; as, toil, toiling ; peril, perilous. 5. Words of one...
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Word-analysis: First Lessons

William Swinton - 1871
...the final consonant is not always doubled ; as prefer'-f- ence = preference. Rule VI.— 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 -(- ing = toiling ; cheat + ed = cheated ; murmur + ing = murmuring....
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Word-book of English Spelling, Oral and Written: Designed to Attain ...

William Swinton - Spellers - 1872 - 154 pages
...final consonant is not always doubled ; as prefer ' + euce = preference. RULE VI. — 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 + ing = toiling ; cheat + ed = cheated ; murmur + ing = murmuring....
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Word-analysis: A Graded Class-book of English Derivative Words, with ...

William Swinton - English language - 1872 - 125 pages
...root, the final consonant is not always doubled; as prefer'+ence=pref'erence. Rule VI.—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+ing=toiling; cheat+ed= cheated; murmur+ing=murmuring. 1.—THE SUFFIX...
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Independent Elementary Speller: A Critical Work on Pronunciation Embracing a ...

James Madison Watson - Spellers - 1872 - 160 pages
...Vie to' ri , mute, up, full ; out ; с as Ь ; g as j ; as ng ; s as z ; this ; thin ; azure. 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 syllable; as, toil, toiling; peril, perilous. 5. Words of one syllable...
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Swinton's Word-book of English Spelling, Oral and Written

William Swinton - Spellers - 1873 - 154 pages
...the final consonant is not always doubled ; as prefer' + ence = preference. RULE VI. — 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 + ing = toiling ; cheat + ed = cheated ; murmur + ing = murmuring....
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National Elementary Speller: A Critical Work on Pronunciation

James Madison Watson - 1873
...Sal'ly, Vic to' ri a, mute, up, full ; out ; 6 as k ; g as j ; n as ng ; s as z ; this ; thin ; azure. 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 syllable; as, toil, toiling; peril, perilous. 5. "Words of one...
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The Pacific Coast Speller

English language - 1873 - 132 pages
...r-pl r-pl-lent RULE П. — A final consonant should remain single before au additional syllable, when it is not preceded by a single vowel, or when the accent is not on the last syllable. As: RULE III. — Words ending with any double letter, preserve it double in all derivatives formed...
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