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active voice adjective element adverb adverbial element adverbial phrase ANALYSIS Anglo-Saxon antecedent apposition attributive auxiliary called clause common noun comparative complement complex sentence compound sentence conjugation connected construction Define denote ellipsis English Grammar EXERCISE expressed feminine following sentences apply gerund grammatical form grammatical predicate grammatical subject Hence imperative imperative mood indicative mood indirect object infinitive inflection interjection interrogative intransitive irregular language Latin learning limiting adjectives logical predicate loved masculine gender meaning Model for Parsing modifying the noun noun or pronoun Parse etymologically passive verb passive voice past participle past tense Perfect Tense person and number personal pronoun plural number possessive potential mood predicate verb preposition principal pronominal adjective proper noun qualifying adjective relative pronoun second person sentence containing simple sentence singular number SPECIAL RULE speech subjunctive mood subordinate conjunction substantive suffix superlative SYNTAX term thing third person Thou tive transitive verb verbal violations of Rule walk
Page 33 - And I have loved thee, Ocean ! and my joy Of youthful sports was on thy breast to be Borne, like thy bubbles, onward : from a boy I wantoned with thy breakers — they to me Were a delight : and if the freshening sea Made them a terror — 'twas a pleasing fear, For I was as it were a child of thee, And trusted to thy billows far and near, And laid my hand upon thy mane — as I do here.
Page 185 - And do you now put on your best attire? And do you now cull out a holiday? And do you now strew flowers in his way, That comes in triumph over Pompey's blood?
Page 110 - Good name in man and woman, dear my lord, Is the immediate jewel of their souls : Who steals my purse, steals trash ; 'tis something, nothing ; 'Twas mine, 'tis his, and has been slave to thousands : But he that filches from me my good name Robs me of that which not enriches him, And makes me poor indeed, Oth.
Page 51 - I should have lived to see such disasters fallen upon her in a nation of gallant men, — in a nation of men of honour and of cavaliers. I thought ten thousand swords must have leaped from their scabbards to avenge even a look that threatened her with insult.
Page 233 - Sir, before God, I believe the hour is come. My judgment approves this measure, and my whole heart is in it. All that I have, and all that I am, and all that I hope, in this life, I am now ready here to stake upon it; and I leave off as I began, that live or die, survive or perish, I am for the Declaration.
Page 123 - How sweet the moonlight sleeps upon this bank! Here will we sit, and let the sounds of music Creep in our ears: soft stillness and the night Become the touches of sweet harmony.
Page 113 - With me but roughly since I heard thee last. Those lips are thine — thy own sweet smile I see, The same that oft in childhood solaced me ; Voice only fails, else how distinct they say, " Grieve not, my child, chase all thy fears away!
Page 106 - Rivers or mountains, in her spotty globe. His spear, — to equal which, the tallest pine Hewn on Norwegian hills, to be the mast Of some great ammiral, were but a wand...