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" II. The final consonant of any word, accented on the last syllable and preceded by a single vowel, is doubled before a suffix beginning with a vowel; as, occur, occurrence. THE CHANGING OF LETTERS. The final y of a radical word, preceded by a consonant,... "
A Handbook of the Engrafted Words of the English Language: Embracing Those ... - Page 98
edited by - 1853 - 355 pages
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Manual, Analytical and Synthetical, of Orthography and Definition

James Napoleon McElligott - English language - 1846 - 215 pages
...as, verdani-cy, verdancy : eminent-ce, eminence. Rule V. The final consonant of a monosyllable, if preceded by a single vowel, is doubled before a suffix beginning with a vowel; as, bag-age, baggage : spot-ed, spotted. Rule VI. The final consonant of any word accented on the last...
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The first book of etymology: designed to promote precision in the use, and ...

James Lynd, Joseph Thomas - English language - 1852 - 261 pages
...as bag, baggr-age; spot, spotted. Also, the final consonant of a word of more than one syllable, if accented on the last syllable and preceded by a single...doubled before a suffix beginning with a vowel; as debar, debaw-ed; occur, occun-ence; confer, conferr-ing.* * As this is a very important rule in orthography,...
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THE FIRST BOOK OF ETYMOLOGY DESIGNED TO PROMOTE PRECISION IN THE USE AND ...

JAMES LYND - 1853
...ņag-age, baggage ; spoi-ed, spotted. RULE III. The final consonant of a word of more than one syllable, if accented on the last syllable and preceded by a single vowel, is loubled before a suffix beginning with a vowel; as, debar-ed, debarred ; occur-ence, occurrence. RULE...
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A hand-book of Anglo-Saxon derivatives: on the basis of the handbook of ...

Literary association - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1854 - 285 pages
...single vowel, is doubled before a suffix beginning with a vowel ; as, spot, spotted ; map, mapping. BULK II. The final consonant of any word, accented on the...into i, and sometimes into e, before a suffix ; as, happmess, beauteous. RULE II. Words ending in f, or fe, commonly change f into v, before a suffix beginning...
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A Hand-book of the Engrafted Words of the English Language: Embracing the ...

English language - 1857 - 355 pages
...verdant, verdancy. THE DOUBLING OF LETTERS. 0 RULE I. The final consonant of any word, accented on the 1 syllable and preceded by a single vowel, is doubled...vowel; as, occur, occurrence. THE CHANGING OF LETTERS. RULE I. The final y of a radical word, preceded by a consonant, is commonly changed into i, and sometimes...
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First Lessons in Composition: In which the Principles of the Art are ...

George Payn Quackenbos - English language - 1857 - 182 pages
...relates to the final consonant of a monosyllable. Rule II. The final consonant of a monosyllable, if preceded by a single vowel, is doubled before a suffix beginning with a vowel; as, hat, hatter. In this example, the final t of the monosyllable hat is preceded by a single vowel, a,...
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First Lessons in Composition: In which the Principles of the Art are ...

George Payn Quackenbos - English language - 1858 - 182 pages
...relates to the final consonant of a monosyllable. Rule II. The final consonant of a monosyllable, if preceded by a single vowel, is doubled before a suffix beginning with a vowel; as, hat, hatter. In this example, the final t of the monosyllable hat is preceded by a single vowel, a,...
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First Lessons in Composition: In which the Principles of the Art are ...

George Payn Quackenbos - English language - 1859 - 188 pages
...relates to the final consonant of a monosyllable. Rule 'II. The final consonant of a monosyllable, if preceded by a single vowel, is doubled before a suffix beginning with a vowel; as, hat, hatter. In this example, the final t of the monosyllable hat ia preceded by a single vowel, a,...
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Analysis of English Words

Charles Walton Sanders - English language - 1859 - 240 pages
...from gas, are exceptions. KULE IX. The final consonant of any word accented on the last syllable, if preceded by a single vowel, is doubled before a suffix beginning with a vowel; thus, prefer +ed is written preferred, permit +ing " permitting, rebel +ion " rebellion, begin +er...
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The First Book of Etymology: Designed to Promote Precision in the Use, and ...

James Lynd - English language - 1860 - 215 pages
...moving; sale-able, salable; please-ure, pleasure. RULE II. The final consonant of a monosyllable, if preceded by a single vowel, is doubled before a suffix beginning with a vowel; as, bag-age, baggage ; spo£-ed, spotted. RULE III. The final consonant of a word of more than one syllable,...
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