Abridgment of Murray's English Grammar: With an Appendix, Containing Exercises in Orthography, in Parsing, in Syntax, and in Punctuation. Designed for the Younger Classes of Learners
C. Bartlett, 1829 - 122 pàgines
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Abridgment according action active adjective Adverb agrees animals beginning better called Charles common conjugated Conjunction connect Decline derived diligent Exercises express favour Female following verbs folly frequently Future Tense gender give governed greater hand happy heart honour hope Imperfect Tense improve indicative mood industrious Interjections kind knowledge live London loved Male manner marked mind Mothers names nature neuter nominative noun objective omitted ourselves Parsing particular Pass passions passive pause peace Perfect person singular Pluperfect Tense Plural possessive prepare preposition Present Tense pronoun proper regular relation relative repeated respect reward rich RULE says SECT sense sentence serve Singular singular number sound speak Subjunctive Mood substantive syllable SYNTAX temper thing third person Thou Thou art tive tree virtue voice wilt wise woman word Write the following
Pàgina 100 - What though, in solemn silence, all Move round the dark terrestrial ball; What though no real voice nor sound Amid their radiant orbs be found; In reason's ear they all rejoice, And utter forth a glorious voice, For ever singing as they shine, The hand that made us is divine.
Pàgina 100 - Soon as the evening shades prevail, The moon takes up the wondrous tale, And nightly to the listening earth Repeats the story of her birth...
Pàgina 101 - Man's happiness, or misery, are in a great measure, put into his own hands. Man is not such a machine as a clock or a watch, which move merely as they are moved.
Pàgina 33 - Thou shall or wilt be. 2. Ye or you shall or will be. 3. -He shall or will be. 3. They shall or will be. Second future Tense. Singular. Plural. 1. I shall have been. 1. We shall have been. 2.
Pàgina 29 - The Conjugation of a verb, is the regular combination and arrangement of its several numbers, persons, moods, and tenses. The Conjugation of an active verb is styled the ACTIVE VOICE ; and that of a passive verb, the PASSIVE VOICE.
Pàgina 12 - A SYLLABLE is a sound, either simple or compounded, pronounced by a single impulse of the voice, and constituting a word, or part of a word: as, a, an, ant. Spelling is the art of rightly dividing words into their syllables ; or of expressing a word by its proper letters.
Pàgina 12 - A word of one syllable is termed a monosyllable, a word of two syllables, a dissyllable; a word of three syllables, a trisyllable; and a word of four or more syllables, a polysyllable.
Pàgina 100 - And nightly to the list'ning earth Repeats the story of her birth : Whilst all the stars that round her burn, And all the planets in their turn, Confirm the tidings as they roll, And spread the truth from pole to pole.
Pàgina 20 - In English, the adjective is not varied on account of gender, number, or case. Thus we say, " A careless boy ; careless girls." The only variation which it admits, is that of the degrees of comparison. There are commonly reckoned three degrees of comparison; the POSITIVE, the COMPARATIVE, and the SUPERLATIVE.