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accusative adjective adverb baben bafj baft belong biefe biefer burd clause compound dative definite article denotes ending English erft Exercise 13 fagte fatten fein feminine finb fourth class genitive German getoefen getragen greunb ifjr Ijaben iljr IMPERATIVE lilce loir masculines metne modal auxiliaries morgen neuter nid)t nidjt nominative plural Note nouns nrir Order of words past participle PERFECT personal pronoun phrases PLUPERFECT plur plural Plural Plural prefix preposition present indicative pret preterit PRETERIT Singular radical vowel rebete reflexive pronoun reflexive verbs roir second group second person Singular id Singular Plural Singular Singular strong conjugation strong declension strong verbs subjunctive superlative tabt tense third person singular tive toerbe toerben toir Translation transposed order umlaut unfer Vocabulary 13 vowel weak declension werben
Page 231 - ... even in a passive sense, the idea of the endurance of the action on the part of the subject being more conspicuous to the mind than that of its exertion of the action. 284. Such a verb, therefore, takes as its object a reflexive pronoun, of the same person, number, and gender with its subject.
Page 151 - Most verbs which have c for their root-vowel change e to i or ie in the second and third persons singular of the present indicative...
Page 139 - Rules of Conjugation. 226. Certain strong verbs undergo modification or change of the root vowel in the second and third persons singular of the present indicative and in the imperative singular. (a) Nearly all those which have the vowel e in the first person of the present change it into i or ie in the second and third, and in the second person singular of the imperative, short e becoming short i, and long e becoming ie. For instance...
Page 7 - The sound may best be learned by whispering ' key ' and dwelling on the sound that follows the k.
Page 92 - ... the second person plural is the same as the second person plural present indicative passive.
Page 1 - Vowels are termed front or back-vowels, according as they are articulated in the front part of the mouth (the hard palate), with the tongue pushed forward, or in the back part of the mouth (the soft palate), with the tongue drawn back.
Page 85 - The second and third person singular of the present indicative and the second person singular of the imperative are also given when they show peculiarities.