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ablative absolute abstract accusative action activity adapted to express adverb Adverbial propositions Anglo-Sax antanaclasis antithesis apodosis attributive adjective attributive genitive auxiliary verb Becker called causality cause clause collocation comp compound proposition conjunction connected copulative dative denote derived developed distinct employed English exhibits exists factitive object figure form-words genitive Germ gerund grammar Greek ground idea or notion imperative imperative mood important infinitive inflection infra intellectual interrogative interrogative words intonation king Latin leading proposition logical worth manner meaning merely Meso-Goth metaphorical metonymy mind mode modify mood nature notional words noun objective combination origin paronomasia participle particle passive object person philology phrase predicate pronoun proper protasis reflexive verb regarded scil simple proposition sometimes speaker species speech subordinate proposition substantive in apposition supine synecdoche syntactical combination tense thing thou thought or sentiment three syntactical tion tive verb or adjective weak inflection
Page 200 - There went up a smoke out of his nostrils, and fire out of his mouth devoured: coals were kindled by it.
Page 199 - I have seen the wicked in great power, and spreading himself like a green bay tree. Yet he passed away, and, lo, he was not: yea, I sought him, but he could not be found.
Page 199 - I seem to myself to behold this city, the ornament of the earth, and the capital of all nations, suddenly involved in one conflagration. I see before me the slaughtered heaps of citizens, lying unburied in the midst of their ruined country. The furious countenance of Cethegus rises to my view, while with a savage joy, he ia triumphing in your miseries.
Page 222 - As we perceive the shadow to have moved along the dial, but did not perceive it moving ; and it appears that the grass has grown, though nobody ever saw it grow : so the advances we make, in knowledge, as they consist of such insensible steps, are only perceivable by the distance.
Page 7 - When I read the several dates of the tombs, of" some that died yesterday, and some six hundred years ago, I consider that great day when we shall all of us be contemporaries, and make our appearance together.
Page 151 - Though the Lord be high, yet hath he respect unto the lowly: but the proud he knoweth afar off.
Page 202 - Though thou shouldest bray a fool in a mortar among wheat with a pestle, yet will not his foolishness depart from him.
Page 234 - As I WALKED through the wilderness of this world, I lighted on a certain place where was a Den, and I laid me down in that place to sleep: and as I slept I dreamed a dream.