English Grammar: Adapted to the Different Classes of Learners : with an Appendix, Containing Rules and Observations for Assisting the More Advanced Students to Write with Perspicuity and Accuracy
J.J. Williams, 1821 - 339 من الصفحات
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accent action active verb adjective pronouns admit adverb agreeable appear auxiliary verb cæsura CHAP compound conjugated conjunction connected connexion consonant construction copulative denote derived diphthong distinct ellipsis English language examples express following sentence frequently future tense gender genitive governed grammarians Greek guage hath idea Imperative Mood IMPERFECT TENSE implies improperly indicative mood infinitive mood instances interrogative king Latin learner letters Lord loved manner means mute names nature nominative noun object observations Octavo Grammar participle passive pause perfect person singular personal pronouns perspicuous phrases PLUPERFECT PLUPERFECT TENSE Plur plural number possessive Potential Mood preceding preposition PRESENT TENSE principal verb proper properly propriety relative pronoun respect rule sense short signify singular number sometimes speak speech subjunctive mood substantive superlative syllable tence termination thing third person Thou art tion tive tongue Trochee verb active virtue voice vowel wise words wouldst writing
الصفحة 306 - Thou preparedst room before it, And didst cause it to take deep root, And it filled the land. The hills were covered with the shadow of it, And the boughs thereof were like the goodly cedars. She sent out her boughs unto the sea, And her branches unto the river.
الصفحة 242 - Warms in the sun, refreshes in the breeze, Glows in the stars, and blossoms in the trees : Lives through all life, extends through all extent, Spreads undivided, operates unspent...
الصفحة 228 - Israel is slain upon thy high places : how are the mighty fallen ! Tell it not in Gath, publish it not in the streets of Askelon ; lest the daughters of the Philistines rejoice, lest the daughters of the uncircumcised triumph.
الصفحة 316 - Oh that my head were waters, and mine eyes a fountain of tears, that I might weep day and night for the slain of the daughter of my people!
الصفحة 307 - As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the LORD is round about his people from henceforth even for ever.
الصفحة 232 - And may at last my weary age Find out the peaceful hermitage, The hairy gown and mossy cell, Where I may sit and rightly spell Of every star that heaven doth shew, And every herb that sips the dew, Till old experience do attain To something like prophetic strain.
الصفحة 286 - But there is nothing that makes its way more directly to the soul than beauty, which immediately diffuses a secret satisfaction and complacency through the imagination, and gives a finishing to any thing that is great or uncommon. The very first discovery of it strikes the mind with an inward joy, and spreads a cheerfulness and delight through all its faculties.
الصفحة 242 - That, chang'd thro' all, and yet in all the same, Great in the earth, as in th' ethereal frame, Warms in the sun, refreshes in the breeze, Glows in the stars, and blossoms in the trees, Lives thro...