German Exercises: Material to Translate Into German

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Page 109 - for. You will, therefore, permit me to repeat emphatically that Marley was as dead as a door-nail. Scrooge knew he was dead ? Of course he did. How could it be otherwise ? Scrooge and he were partners " for I don't know how many years. Scrooge was his sole executor, his sole administrator, his sole assign,
Page 110 - weak mind.™ Scrooge never painted out" Old Marley's name. There it stood, years afterwards, above the warehouse " door : " Scrooge and Marley." The firm "was known as Scrooge and Marley. Sometimes people, new to the business," called Scrooge Scrooge, and sometimes Marley; but he answered
Page 109 - his sole residuary legatee, his sole friend and his sole mourner. And even Scrooge was not so dreadfully cut up " by the sad event, but that" he was an excellent man of business on the very day " of the funeral, and solemnized it with an undoubted bargain.
Page 110 - or nothing wonderful can come of the story " I am going to relate. If we were not perfectly convinced that Hamlet's father died before the play began, there would be nothing more remarkable in his taking a
Page 109 - the deadest piece of ironmongery in the trade. But the wisdom of our ancestors is in the simile, and my unhallowed hands shall not disturb it, or the country 's done
Page 130 - very satisfactory. For any serious study of the Spanish Language by those whose vernacular is the English, I know of no other grammar that is nearly as good as that of Professor Knapp. (March 17,1886.) Spanish IdiomS, with their English Equivalents, Embracing nearly 10,000 phrases. By SARAH CART BECKER and Senor
Page 89 - and asked the overseer why he did not render a little aid." The latter astonished, turned around with all the pomp of an emperor, and said: " Sir, I am a corporal." " Ah ! are you ? I beg your pardon, Mr. Corporal, I was not aware
Page 133 - which should accompany the beginner's work in German. WC Collar, Author of the Beginner's Latin Book, and Editor of Collar's Eysenbach's German Lessons : I am happy to express my entire approval of the author's purpose and plan. I believe his method to be the most reasonable and interesting, as well as the most
Page 108 - and fetch him here directly. Minna (to Franc.) — Francisca, give him something franc, (putting money into Just's hand) — We don't require" your services without paying. Just— Nor I your money without service. Franc. — One for the other. Just — I cannot; my master has ordered me to remove

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