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actor adjective adjunct Alice Appendix asked beginning Book boys called Captains Courageous choose clause clear comma complimentary close composition compound sentences coordinate coordinating conjunctions copy correct correctly definite dictate direct object English essential elements example EXERCISE express feel following sentences FUTURE PERFECT TENSE girls give grade grammar group of words habits Illustrate interesting interrogative intransitive kind learned Lewis Carroll linking element linking verb look mean misspelled mistakes mother notice paper paragraph Perhaps person picture plural predicate element predicate verb Problem XV pronoun punctuation pupils remember rules sentence element singular speak spelling stand story street subject element subject substantive sure talk teacher tell tences tense things thought transitive transitive verb tree verb phrase verbals walk write written
Page 294 - it to mean — neither more nor less the question is said alice whether you can make words mean so many different things the question is said humpty dumpty which is to be master — thats all
Page 206 - the saving, dear to the wasteful. He that hath a trade hath an estate. Experience keeps a dear school, yet fools will learn in no other. Plough deep while sluggards sleep, And you shall have corn to sell and to keep. A wise man will desire no more than he can get justly, use soberly, distribute cheerfully, and leave contentedly.
Page 206 - A reproof entereth more into a wise man than a hundred stripes into a fool. There is that maketh himself rich, yet hath nothing; there is that maketh himself poor, yet hath great riches. Wisdom is the principal thing; therefore get wisdom ; and with all thy getting get understanding. — Proverbs The use of money is all the advantage there is in having money.
Page 295 - a great deal to make one word mean alice said in a thoughtful tone when i make a word do a lot of work like that said humpty dumpty i always pay it extra oh said alice she was too much puzzled to make any other remark.
Page 315 - NOTE 4. Do you see any connection between Rule B and the spelling and pronunciation of such words as starred, stared; scarring, scared; fury,furry; cured, occurred; referring, interfering. C. " Ei " OR " IE " ? / before e, Except after c, Or when sounded as a, As in neighbor and weigh. 1.
Page 294 - all alice was too much puzzled to say anything so after a minute humpty dumpty began again theyve a temper, some of them — particularly verbs theyre the proudest adjectives you can do anything with but not verbs however i can manage the whole lot of them impenetrability
Page 85 - it was a bright enough little place of entertainment the sign was newly painted the windows had neat red curtains the floor was cleanly sanded there was a street on each side, and an open door on both, which made the large, low room pretty clear to see in, in spite of clouds of tobacco smoke.
Page 294 - find them suggestive. i dont know what you mean by glory alice said humpty dumpty smiled contemptuously of course you dont till i tell you i meant
Page 242 - house all is still; nothing human is visible but a curly black head leaning on a thin hand at the upper window. Jo. (To herself} There he is, poor boy! all alone and sick this dismal day. It's a shame! I '11 toss up a snowball, and make him look out, and then say a kind word to him.
Page 179 - speak every word as beautifully as you can. THE LAW OF KINDNESS The Good American is Kind. In America those who are of different races, colors, and conditions must live together. We are of many different sorts, but we are one great people. Every unkindness hurts the common life; every kindness helps the common life. Therefore: