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allel Astronomy Avoirdupois weight belonging Boston cadence Cape capital caret Christ circle Class Book comma continent DEFINITIONS.—LESSON dipthong divided Divinity Doctor of Divinity earth east Easy Lessons England fall false Felix fixed stars Forty four Franklin Primer Furlong globe Grammar gulf or bay heaven imaginary Improved Reader Island Israel Jerusalem kind king lake land length letters line drawn Massachusetts miles moon murder names New-York note of admiration note of interrogation noun number of inhabitants numbers given Ocean Orthography Pacific Ocean peninsula person planet Portugal praise principal pronunciation Prosody Quebec rain reading Red Sea religion right angle river Roman round the sun Schools sentence shepherd's shepherd shore or coast sides sleep sorrow sound speak spelling strait syllable thing Three hundred tribes Troy weight Twelve United verb voice vowel weaken—to weight YOUNG SCHOLAR'S MANUAL
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Page 89 - I -will praise God with my voice ; for I may praise Him, though I am but a little child. A few years ago and I was a little infant, and my tongue was dumb within my mouth : And I did not know the great name of God, for my reason was not come unto me. But now I can speak, and my tongue shall praise Him : 1 can think of all His kindness, and my heart shall love Him.
Page 91 - Lost time is never found again; and what we call time enough, always proves little enough. Let us then up and be doing, and doing to the purpose; so by diligence shall we do more with less perplexity. Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy...
Page 90 - The flowers fold up their colored leaves ; they fold themselves up, and hang their heads on the slender stalk. The chickens are gathered under the wing of the hen, and are at rest ; the hen herself is at rest also. The little birds have ceased their warbling, they are asleep on the boughs, each one with his head behind his wing.
Page 91 - Sloth, like rust, consumes faster than labor wears, while the used key is always bright, as Poor Richard says.
Page 90 - The sheep rest upon their soft fleeces, and their loud bleating is no more heard amongst the hills. There is no sound of a number of voices, or of children at play, or the trampling of busy feet, and of people hurrying to and fro. The smith's hammer is not heard upon the anvil; nor the harsh saw of the carpenter. All men are stretched on their quiet beds ; and the child sleeps upon the breast of its mother. Darkness is spread over the skies, and darkness, is upon the ground ; every eye is shut, and...
Page 89 - I E, let us praise God, for He is exceeding great; let us bless God, for He is very good. He made all things; the sun to rule the day, the moon to shine by night. He made the great whale, and the elephant; and the little worm that crawleth on the ground.
Page 17 - ... church-yard. Emphasis is a particular force of utterance given to a particular word in a sentence, on account of its importance. Cadence is a fall or modulation of the voice in reading or speaking, especially at the end of a sentence.
Page 91 - At present, perhaps, you may think yourselves in thriving circumstances, and that you can bear a little extravagance without injury; but, (For age and want save while you may, No morning sun lasts a whole day,