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Page 113 - Sound travels in air, at ordinary temperature, about 1 1 oo feet per second. In water at a little above the freezing .point its velocity is 4677 feet per second. Exercise 8. During an electrical storm hold your watch and count the number of seconds between the flash of the lightning and the sound of the thunder. Suppose it is an interval of 10 seconds. How far away is the thunder ? The pitch of sounds. Some sounds have a low pitch and some a high pitch. Let us see if we can determine why this is...
Page 154 - Intransitive verbs are marked only when they take the tense auxiliary fcnlicn or otter a choice between bauen and fein. The symbol (fein) means that the verb having it is intransitive and that the tense auxiliary is fein. The principal parts of all irregular verbs are given. Thus...
Page 154 - The genitive singular is given only when it is not =(e)8. >e8, or *. The nominative plural is given with each noun, if the noun has a plural form. Nouns occurring in the plural only are marked (pi.). The gender of nouns is shown by pretixing the deliuite article.
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Page 88 - NOTES ABBREVIATIONS Used in notes and vocabulary. abbrev. = abbreviation ace. = accusative act. = active adj. == adjective adv. = adverb anteced. = antecedent art. — article aux. = auxiliary BR.
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Page 88 - Latin moil. = modal nom, — nominative num. -• numeral adjective part. — participle part. adj. = participial adjective pass. = passive pers. •- personal poss. = possessive postpos. = postpositive pref. = prefix pred. = predicate prep. •= preposition près.
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