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action adjuncts adverbs agree Anglo-Saxon applied assertion auxiliary verbs called clauses comma common noun comparative compound tenses conjugated conjunction connected denotes derived diphthong distinction distinguished divided Dublin ellipsis emphatic English language English verb equivalent express feet French gender Give examples governed Greek Hence imperative mood implies indefinite INDICATIVE MOOD infinitive mood interjection John Latin letter meaning nominative object observe Parsing passive passive voice past tense perfect participle person or thing person singular personal pronouns phrases Poss possessive potential mood preceding predicate prefixed prep preposition present tense principal pron pupils QUESTIONS FOR EXAMINATION Refer regular verbs relative root Rule Second Future second person sense sentence signifies simple sing singular number speaking speech subjunctive mood syllables tence term termination thee thou tion tive transitive verb understood usually vowel words writing written
Page 142 - Muse, that on the secret top Of Oreb, or of Sinai, didst inspire That shepherd, who first taught the chosen seed, In the beginning how the Heavens and Earth Rose out of Chaos...
Page 209 - A good man ther was of religioun, That was a poure PERSONE of a toun : But riche he was of holy thought and werk. He was also a lerned man, a clerk, That Cristes gospel trewely wolde preche. His parishens devoutly wolde he teche. Benigne he was, and wonder diligent, And in adversite ful patient : And swiche he was ypreved often sithes.
Page 193 - Bacchus' blessings are a treasure, Drinking is the soldier's pleasure: Rich the treasure, Sweet the pleasure, Sweet is pleasure after pain. Soothed with the sound, the king grew vain; Fought all his battles o'er again, And thrice he routed all his foes, and thrice he slew the slain!
Page 143 - Before all temples the upright heart and pure, Instruct me, for thou know'st; thou from the first Wast present, and, with mighty wings outspread, Dove-like, sat'st brooding on the vast abyss, And mad'st it pregnant: what in me is dark Illumine; what is low, raise and support; That to the height of this great argument I may assert eternal Providence, And justify the ways of God to men.
Page 179 - The spirits of your fathers Shall start from every wave! For the deck it was their field of fame, And ocean was their grave...
Page 181 - In all thy humours, whether grave or mellow, Thou'rt such a touchy, testy, pleasant fellow; Hast so much wit, and mirth, and spleen, about thee, There is no living with thee, nor without thee.
Page 190 - Know then this truth (enough for man to know) 'Virtue alone is happiness below.
Page 136 - How think ye? if a man have an hundred sheep, and one of them be gone astray, doth he not leave the ninety and nine, and goeth into the mountains, and seeketh that which is gone astray.
WHATEVER HAPPENED TO LINDLEY MURRAY?