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Graded Lessons in English: An Elementary English Grammar, Consisting ..., Book 1
Brainerd Kellogg,Alonzo Reed
No preview available - 2016
Address adjective adverb clauses adverbs modifying Analysis and Parsing assert the action attribute complement birds Build sentences called capital letter Change the following comma complete complex sentences compound predicate compound sentence compound subjects Conjugation Conjunctions connect words Correct the following DEFINITION.—A dependent clause diagram English Expand following errors following nouns following sentences Future Perfect Tense Gender Give an example Grammar Hints for Oral Illustrate infinitive phrase interjection interrogative pronoun joined language learned Let the pupils Let the teacher meaning MODE Model modified predicate modified subject Name and define noun or pronoun nouns and pronouns object complement past participle Past Perfect Tense Past Tense phrase modifiers Plural possessive preposition Present Perfect Tense Present Tense principal word Punctuate relative pronoun require the pupils REVIEW QUESTIONS rule sails seen SENTENCE-BUILDING simple sentences Sing Singular sounds speech spoken T.—What tell tences things Thou transitive verb walk wise
Page 146 - As Caesar loved me, I weep for him; as he was fortunate, I rejoice at it; as he was valiant, I honour him ; but, as he was ambitious, I slew him.
Page 81 - When I look upon the tombs of the great, every emotion of envy dies in me ; when I read the epitaphs of the beautiful, every inordinate desire goes out; when I meet with the grief of parents upon a tomb-stone, my heart melts with compassion ; when I see the tomb of the parents themselves, I consider the vanity of grieving for those whom we must quickly follow...
Page 84 - A wise son maketh a glad father: but a foolish son is the heaviness of his mother.
Page 136 - To express simple futurity, use shall in the first person and will in the second and third persons...
Page 84 - A soft answer turneth away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger.
Page 76 - Wept o'er his wounds or tales of sorrow done, Shouldered his crutch and showed how fields were won. Pleased with his guests, the good man learned to glow, And quite forgot their vices in their woe; Careless their merits or their faults to scan, His pity gave ere charity began.
Page 78 - Those who will not be ruled by the rudder must be ruled by the rock...
Page 142 - Thy mercy, O Lord, is in the heavens; and thy faithfulness reacheth unto the clouds. Thy righteousness is like the great mountains; thy judgments are a great deep: O Lord, thou preservest man and beast.
Page 150 - Parts. The Heading consists of the name of the Place at which the letter is written, and the Date. If you write from a city, give the door-number, the name of the street, the name of the city, and the name of the state.