The Catalogue of Brown University

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Page 42 - Sub-Station 84, New York, NY, and must be made upon a blank form, to be obtained from the Secretary of the Board upon application. Applications for examination at points in the United States east of the Mississippi River, also at Minneapolis, St.
Page 51 - The work should comprise, in addition to the elementary course, the reading of about 400 pages of moderately difficult prose and poetry, with constant practice in giving, sometimes orally and sometimes in writing, paraphrases, abstracts, or reproductions from memory of selected portions of the matter read; also grammatical drill upon the less usual strong verbs, the use of articles, cases, auxiliaries of all kinds, tenses and modes (with special reference to the infinitive and subjunctive), and likewise...
Page 37 - Into this liberal and catholic institution shall never be admitted any religious tests. But, on the contrary, all the members hereof .shall forever enjoy full, free, absolute, and uninterrupted liberty of conscience...
Page 49 - AIM OF THE INSTRUCTION At the 'end of the intermediate course the pupil should be able to read at sight ordinary French prose or simple poetry, to translate into French a connected passage of English based on the text read, and to answer questions involving a more thorough knowledge of syntax than is expected in the elementary course.
Page 45 - The first object requires instruction in grammar and composition. English grammar should ordinarily be reviewed in the secondary school; and correct spelling and grammatical accuracy should be rigorously...
Page 49 - German short English sentences taken from the language of everyday life or based upon the text given for translation, and to answer questions upon the rudiments of the grammar, as defined below.
Page 50 - During the first year the work should comprise : 1. Careful drill upon pronunciation. 2. The memorizing and frequent repetition of easy colloquial sentences. 3. Drill upon the rudiments of grammar, that is, upon the inflection of the articles, of such nouns as belong to the language of...
Page 49 - ... abundant easy exercises designed not only to fix in mind the forms and principles of grammar, but also to cultivate readiness in the reproduction of natural forms of expression...
Page 38 - Professors for the time being, and of their successors in office, shall not hereafter be freed and exempted from taxes, for more than the amount of ten thousand dollars for each of such officers, his estate, person and family included...
Page 50 - ... inflection of the articles, of such nouns as belong to the language of every-day life, of adjectives, pronouns, weak verbs, and the more usual strong verbs; also upon the use of the more common prepositions, the simpler uses of the modal auxiliaries, and the elementary rules of syntax and...

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