Brown's Small Grammar Improved

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W. Wood, 1882 - English language - 156 pages

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Page 107 - These, as they change, Almighty Father, these Are but the varied God. The rolling year Is full of thee. Forth in the pleasing Spring Thy beauty walks, thy tenderness and love. Wide flush the fields ; the softening air is balm ; Echo the mountains round ; the forest smiles : And every sense and every heart is joy.
Page 132 - Order is Heaven's first law; and this confest, Some are, and must be, greater than the rest, More rich, more wise; but who infers from hence That such are happier, shocks all common sense.
Page 133 - Tis thou, thrice sweet and gracious goddess, addressing myself to LIBERTY, whom all in public or in private worship, whose taste is grateful, and ever will be so, till NATURE herself shall change no tint of words can spot thy snowy mantle...
Page 128 - And when the king came in to see the guests, he saw there a man which had not on a wedding garment: and he saith unto him, Friend, how earnest thou in hither not having a wedding garment? and he was speechless.
Page 61 - TENSE. 1. I might have loved, 1. We might have loved, 2. Thou mightst have loved, 2. You might have loved, 3. He might have loved ; 3. They might have loved. IMPERATIVE...
Page 67 - Tense. Singular. Plural. 1. I shall have been, 1. We shall have been, 2. Thou wilt have been, 2.
Page 62 - SUBJUNCTIVE MOOD.* PRESENT TENSE. Singular. Plural. 1. If I love. 1. If we love. 2. If thou love. 2. If you love. 3. If he love.
Page 6 - Words are articulate sounds, used by common consent, as signs of our ideas. A word of one syllable is termed a monosyllable; a word of two syllables, a dissyllable ; a word of three syllables, a trisyllable ; and a word of four or more syllables, a polysyllable.
Page 60 - Singular. Plural. 1. I had loved 1. We had loved 2. Thou hadst loved 2. You had loved 3. He had loved 3. They had loved Future Tense.
Page 114 - Sighs for an Otho, and neglects his bride. Theirs is the vanity, the learning thine : Touch'd by thy hand, again Rome's glories shine ; Her gods, and godlike heroes rise to view, And all her faded garlands bloom anew. Nor blush, these studies thy regard engage ; These...

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