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ACCENT al low ance bad company BEADING ben e bil i ty blige cate cent cher cial cide cious Con test consonant dent DICTATION Dictation Exercises DIPHTHONGS duce ence Exercise fect gent geous lect lence LESSON II LESSON VII long oo LONG SOUNDS lous ment nent ness oo long SECOND SYLLABLE short oo SHORT SOUNDS silent sion sive spect SYLLABLE tain tern tial tion tious tism tive trans treach TRIPHTHONGS tude ture ty un vowel word
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Page 12 - LETTERS are divided into vowels and consonants. A vowel is a letter that can be perfectly sounded by itself.
Page 140 - A Poem of Dryden's, so called in commemoration of the great fire of London. A posteriori : from the effect to the cause. A priori : from the cause to the effect. Arcanum : a secret. Arcana imperii : state secrets.
Page 12 - A DIPHTHONG is the union of two vowels in one syllable ; as, oi in oil, ou in our.
Page 138 - AM Master of Arts ; Before noon ; In the year of the world.
Page 141 - Post mortem. After death. Prima facie. On the first view. Pro bono publico. For the public good. Pro et con. For and against. Pro rata.
Page 12 - A DIGRAPH, or improper diphthong, is the union of two vowels in a syllable, one of which is silent; as, oa in loaf. 13. A TRIPHTHONG is the union of three vowels in one syllable ; as, eau in beau, ieu in adieu.
Page 13 - A derivative word is one that is formed from some simpler word in the language ; as, harmless, greatly, connected.