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" Monosyllables, and words accented on the last syllable, ending with a single consonant preceded by a single vowel, double that consonant, when they take another syllable beginning with a vowel : as, wit, witty ; thin, thinnish ; to abet, an abettor ;... "
Fundamentals of the English Language, Or, Orthography and Orthoepy: Designed ... - Page 57
by Frank Van Buren Irish - 1888 - 128 pages
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The National Spelling-book, and Pronouncing Tutor: Containing Rudiments of ...

Benjamin Dudley Emerson - Spellers - 1858 - 168 pages
.../ as, try, trial. EXCEPTIONS. When ing is added, the у is retained ; as, cry, crying. Rule 15. Monosyllables and words accented on the last syllable,...single consonant preceded by a single vowel, double that consonant, when another syllable is added beginning with a vowel ; as, fog, foggy ; begin, beginner....
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Exercises Adapted to Hiley's: English Grammar

Richard Hiley - 1858 - 185 pages
...divine, 10 ENGLISH EXERCISES. (Final Syllables. Exercise 8. LEBBON 8. p. 12. 49. Rule 4. a. Monosyllables, and words accented on the last syllable,...with a single consonant, preceded by a single vowel, upon assuming another syllable beginning with a vowel, have the final consonant doubled, as scan, scan-ning;...
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The Standard Speller: Containing Exercises for Oral Spelling, Also Sentences ...

Epes Sargent - Spellers - 1858 - 168 pages
...as here given. EXAMPLES. Be-tray, de-lay, de-stroy, em-ploy, en-joy, play. 7. Words of one syllable, and words accented on the last syllable, ending with...single consonant, preceded by a single vowel, double that consonant on taking an augment beginning with a vowel. EXCEPTIONS. The derivatives of gas...
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The Principles of English Grammar: Comprising the Substance of the Most ...

Peter Bullions - English language - 1859 - 225 pages
...sit, not, up, put, that, in. Exc. Add, bunn, butt, buzz, ebb, egg, err, inn, odd, purr. BULK III. 31. Monosyllables and words accented on the last syllable,...single consonant preceded by a single vowel, double that consonant. before an additional syllable beginning with a vowel ; as, rob, robber ; admit, admittance,...
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The Progressive Speller: For Common Schools and Academies ...

Salem Town, Nelson M. Holbrook - Spellers - 1859 - 168 pages
...joy' ful joy' less joy' ous pay pays paid* pay ing pay meat RULE 10. Words of one syllable, and those accented on the last syllable ending with a single consonant preceded by a single vocal or by a vocal after qu, doable the last consonant before an additional termination beginning...
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The spelling-book supersede, or A new and easy method of teaching the ...

Robert Sullivan - 1860
...lovely, silly, sprightly, stately, lazy, injury, ugly, study, harmony, employ, accompany, victory. II. Monosyllables and words accented on the last syllable,...consonant preceded by a single vowel, double the final consonant when they take an additional syllable beginning with a vowel." Tl>i> rule is exemplified...
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The Smaller Standard Speller

Epes Sargent - Spellers - 1860 - 72 pages
...EXCEPTIONS.- Laid, lain, paid, said, saith, and most of their compounds. Dai'Iy. 7. Words of one syllable, and words accented on the last syllable, ending with...single consonant, preceded by a single vowel, double that consonant on taking an augment beginning with a vowel. big'gest ; drum, drum'mer ; glad, glad'der,...
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Exercises in orthography and derivation

John Purdue Bidlake - History - 1861
...(regularly) by the addition of -d or -ed to the Present Infinitive. Verbs of one syllable, or verbs accented on the last syllable, ending with a single consonant preceded by a single vowel, double that consonant before -eth, -ed, and -ing ; as, beg, beggeth, begged, begging ; bestir, testirreth,...
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Word expositor and spelling guide

George Coutie - 1862
...dragist, fliteth, madest, ploding, riging, shiper, shoped, skipps, sobeth, super, thjner. RULE II. Words accented on the last syllable, ending with a...consonant, preceded by a single vowel, double the final consonant before an affix beginning with a vowel. EXAMPLES. EXERCISES. Add eth, est, ing, ed, er, able,...
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A Dictionary of the English Language

Robert Joseph Sullivan - Foreign Language Study - 1862
...said, unpaid, unsaid, &c. But the exception prevails in layer, payer, payable, &c. IL Monosyllables ending with a single consonant, preceded by a single vowel, double the final consonant when they take an additional syllabic beginning with a vowel ; as rob, robbest, robbeth,...
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