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Graded Lessons in English: An Elementary English Grammar, Consisting ..., Book 1
Brainerd Kellogg,Alonzo Reed
No preview available - 2016
adjectives adverb clauses adverbs modifying ANALYSIS AND PARSING Analyze attribute complement called capital letters comma completes the predicate complex sentences COMPOSITION compound predicate conjunctions conjunctive adverbs Correct the following Correct these errors Declension Definition denotes diagram English examples exercises expand following nouns following sentences Future Perfect Tense gender give group of words Hints for Oral Illustrate independent clause infinitive phrase interjection interrogative interrogative word joined learned Let the pupils Let the teacher meaning Model modified predicate modified subject Notice noun or pronoun nouns and pronouns object complement Oral Analysis Oral Instruction paragraph past participle past tense person phrase modifier plural possessive Prefix preposition Present Perfect Tense principal word punctuation relative pronouns require the pupils REVIEW QUESTIONS s-ending s-form sails seen selection simple sentences singular speech spoken sub-topic tell tences thing Thou tion transitive verb transposed walk write
Page 140 - A soft answer turneth away wrath : but grievous words stir up anger.
Page 225 - Honor and shame from no condition rise ; Act well your part, there all the honor lies.
Page 214 - should and would' are similarly used to form future in the past tenses. b) 'will' in the First Person, and 'shall' in the Second and Third are used as verbs of full meaning followed by an infinitive to express determination, obligation, a promise or a threat.
Page 53 - We piled, with care, our nightly stack Of wood against the chimney-back, — The oaken log, green, huge, and thick, And on its top the stout back-stick; The knotty forestick laid apart, And filled between with curious art...
Page 130 - 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 tombstone, 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 138 - Forth from his dark and lonely hiding-place, (Portentous sight !) the owlet Atheism, Sailing on obscene wings athwart the noon, Drops his blue-fringed lids, and holds them close, And hooting at the glorious sun in heaven, Cries out, "Where is it?
Page 127 - He who will not be ruled by the rudder, must be ruled by the rock.
Page 110 - ... because they are so near home ! Look at their grand shaggy feet that seem to grasp the firm earth, at the patient strength of their necks bowed under the heavy collar, at the mighty muscles of their struggling haunches ! I should like well to hear them neigh over their...