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A Manual, Prepared for the Use of a Private School (Classic Reprint)
Henry Warren Torrey
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Page 116 - American counterparts of the War of the League of Augsburg, the War of the Spanish Succession, the War of the Austrian Succession, and the Seven Years
Page 101 - Monosyllables and words accented on the last syllable, ending in a single consonant preceded by a single vowel, double the final consonant before a suffix beginning with a vowel; as, begin, beginning; run, running; put, putting; shop, shopping; prefer, preferred.
Page 103 - Word* in ending in y preceded by a consonant, change y into i before an additional letter or syllable ; as, spy, spies ; happy, happier, happiest ; carry, carrier, carried ; fancy, fanciful.
Page 93 - Mixed sandhi has two divisions, viz. when a word ending in a vowel is followed by a word beginning with a consonant, and when a word ending in a consonant is followed by a word beginning with a vowel.
Page 19 - Theos. - 518. P. Corn. Lentulus Caudinus ; Licinius Varus. Revolt of Corsica and Sardinia. - 519. C. Attilius Balbus 2; T. Manlius Torquatus. The temple of Janus shut for the first time since the reign of Numa about 440 years. An universal peace at Rome. ' 520. L. Postumius Albinus ; Sp. Carvilius Maximus.
Page 86 - Multiply as in whole numbers, and point off in the product as many decimal places as there are in both factors.
Page 145 - President must be a natural born citizen, at least thirty-five years old, and he must have been a resident within the United States for fourteen years. The President is commander-in-chief of the army and navy...
Page 146 - Constitution may be made if ratified by three fourths of the legislatures of the several States or by conventions in three fourths of the States ; certain previous acts on the part of Congress having been performed.
Page 145 - States, for the Secretaries of State, of the Treasury, of War, of the Navy, of the Interior...
Page 141 - Judges hold during good behavior, and are removable by impeachment. The Sovereign is the Head of the Church. The Archbishop of Canterbury is Primate of all England and Metropolitan. The Archbishop of York is Primate of England. There are twenty-six Bishops, each presiding over his own Diocese. Each of the twenty-eight Dioceses has its Dean and Chapter, who are the council of the Bishop. Archdeacons, of whom there may be several in a Diocese, visit the clergy. Next come the Rural Deans, Parsons or...