Rules for English spelling (Google eBook)

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Jarrold and Sons, 1880 - English language - 171 pages
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Page 180 - Embossed cloth, 3s. 6d. The object of this volume is to explain scientifically, but In the simplest language, 2000 questions of the commonest phenomena of life. DR. BREWER'S THEOLOGY IN SCIENCE.
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Page 13 - WORDS ENDING IN Y, PRECEDED BY A CONSONANT, change the y into i before any termination but 's, or one commencing with i ; as, merry, merrier ; pity, pitiless.
Page 69 - When the positive ends in y preceded by a consonant, the y is changed into i before er and est ; as, Happy, happier, happiest.
Page 13 - Nouns ending in y preceded by a .consonant change the y into ies...
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