Mr Fofter, from a partiality, very excufable, to his country, and its language, would fain perfuade us, that in Englifh there are accents fuch as in Greek and Latin. But to me it is evident that there are none fuch ; by which I mean that we have no accents...
Prosodia Rationalis: Or, An Essay Towards Establishing the Melody and ... - Page 3
by Joshua Steele - 1779 - 243 pages
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