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accent according to Rule action active verb active-transitive verb adding adjective adverbs agree Anapaestic antecedent apposition belong clause comma common noun compound conjugated conjunction connected consonant construction definite article degree denotes the person derived ellipsis employed English FALSE SYNTAX give govern the objective grammar hyperbaton Iambic idea IMPERATIVE MOOD Imperfect Tense improper diphthong indicative mood infinitive mood interjection interrogative language LESSON letters loved meaning modifications neuter gender neuter verb nominative NOTES TO RULE noun or pronoun parsing perfect participle person and number person or thing personal pronoun placed pleonasm Pluperfect Tense Plur plural number Poss possessive POTENTIAL MOOD preceded Precept preposition Present Tense preterit principal pronominal adjective reading relation require Saxon says Rule second person semivowels sense sentence shew signifies simple sometimes sound of open speech subjunctive mood syllable SYNTAX UNDER RULE term thee thing merely spoken thou triphthong Trochaic understood verse vowel Write
Page 209 - But what think ye ? A certain man had two sons; and he came to the first, and said, Son, go work to.day in my vineyard.
Page 210 - OH that my head were waters, and mine eyes a fountain of tears, That I might weep day and night for the slain of the daughter of my people...
Page 105 - Delightful task! to rear the tender thought, To teach the young idea how to shoot, To pour the fresh instruction o'er the mind, To breathe the' enlivening spirit, and to fix The generous purpose in the glowing breast.
Page 212 - Flush'd with a purple grace He shows his honest face: Now give the hautboys breath; he comes, he comes ! Bacchus, ever fair and young, Drinking joys did first ordain ; Bacchus...
Page 120 - If man's convenience, health, Or safety, interfere, his rights and claims Are paramount, and must extinguish theirs. Else they are all, the meanest things that are, As free to live and to enjoy that life As God was free to form them at the first, Who in his sovereign wisdom made them all. Ye, therefore, who love mercy, teach your sons To love it too.
Page 37 - For it was not an enemy that reproached me; then I could have borne it: Neither was it he that hated me that did magnify himself against me; then I would have hid myself from him : But it was thou, a man mine equal, my guide, and mine acquaintance. We took sweet counsel together, and walked unto the house of God in company.
Page 148 - Is not the whole land before thee? separate thyself, I pray thee, from me : if thou wilt take the left hand, then I will go to the right ; or if thou depart to the right hand, then I will go to the left.
Page 78 - I would not have a slave to till my ground, To carry me, to fan me while I sleep, And tremble when I wake, for all the wealth That sinews bought and sold have ever earn'd.