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A. J. Macleane Accusative action Adjective Adverbs Arrange the following Bell and Daldy's bird Brighton College called classes Co-ord Co-ordinant College combination of words Complement Conjunctions connective Contents of Vol Crown 8vo Dative Dependent Genitive Dictionary ENGLISH LANGUAGE English Notes enlarged Exercise F. A. Paley Fcap following sentences French Future Indefinite Future Perfect gender Genitive Gerund going to teach going to write Greek Illustrations IMPERATIVE MOOD Index INDICATIVE MOOD Infinitive phrase Interrogative John Conington Jugurtha king Language Latin Learn to labour Masculine meaning Messrs MOOD names Noun clause o'er object Participle Past Indef Past Indefinite Past Intentional Past Perfect Peter the Hermit Plur Plural Post 8vo Predicate-verb Prefix Prepositions Present Imperfect Present Indefinite Principal clause represent Second Edition sibilant Sing singular sometimes son-in-law Subject-noun Subjunctive SUBJUNCTIVE MOOD Subordinate clauses suffix syllable taught tenses thee Thou young
Page 113 - For dignity composed and high exploit: But all was false and hollow; though his tongue Dropt manna, and could make the worse appear The better reason, to perplex and dash Maturest counsels...
Page 114 - Reading maketh a full man; conference a ready man; and writing an exact man. And therefore, if a man write little, he had need have a great memory; if he confer little, he had need have a present wit; and if he read little, he had need have much cunning, to seem to know that he doth not. Histories make men wise; poets witty; the mathematics subtle; natural philosophy deep; moral grave; logic and rhetoric able to contend.
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Page 82 - Bring the rathe primrose that forsaken dies, The tufted crow-toe, and pale jessamine, The white pink, and the pansy freaked with jet, The glowing violet The musk-rose, and the well-attired woodbine, With cowslips wan that hang the pensive head, And every flower that sad embroidery wears: Bid amaranthus all his beauty shed, And daffadillies fill their cups with tears, To strew the laureate hearse where Lycid lies.
Page 70 - We thought, as we hollowed his narrow bed And smoothed down his lonely pillow, That the foe and the stranger would tread o'er his head, And we far away on the billow! Lightly they'll talk of the spirit that's gone, And o'er his cold ashes upbraid him — But little he'll reck, if they let him sleep on In the grave where a Briton has laid him.
Page 92 - Since once I sat upon a promontory, And heard a mermaid on a dolphin's back Uttering such dulcet and harmonious breath, That the rude sea grew civil at her song, And certain stars shot madly from their spheres, To hear the sea-maid's music.
Page 111 - If you can look into the seeds of time, And say, which grain will grow, and which will not, Speak then to me, who neither beg, nor fear, Your favours, nor your hate.
Page 104 - Lo, the poor Indian ! whose untutored mind Sees GOD in clouds, or hears Him in the wind ; His soul proud science never taught to stray Far as the solar walk or Milky Way...
Page 121 - Fcap. 8vo. 2s. - Materials for French Prose Composition ; or, Selections from the best English Prose Writers. With copious foot notes, and hints for idiomatic renderings. New edition. Fcap. 8vo. 4^.