The Institutes of English Grammar Methodically Arranged: With Forms of Parsing and Correcting ... and a Key to the Oral Exercises: to which are Added Four Appendixes ...
W. Wood & Company, 1865 - 318 páginas
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according action adding adjective adverb agree antecedent called cause classes clause common compared compound conjunction connected consonant construction correction definite denotes depends derived employed English examples EXCEPTION EXERCISE express figure gender give given governed grammar happy honour imperfect improve indicative mood infinitive kind language learned LESSON letters loved manner meaning Measure mind mood nature neuter never nominative Note noun object OBSERVATIONS parsing participle perfect phrase plural possessive preceded prefixed preposition present principal pronoun proper question reading reason reference relation relative represent require respect Rule says seen sense sentence separate simple singular sometimes sound speak speech syllable SYNTAX taken tense term thee thing third person thou thought usually verb virtue vowel wise words write written
Página 268 - I have surely heard Ephraim bemoaning himself thus; "Thou hast chastised me, and I was chastised, as a bullock unaccustomed to the yoke; turn thou me, and I shall be turned; for thou art the Lord my God.
Página 256 - And the people with one accord gave heed unto those things which Philip spake, hearing and seeing the miracles which he did.
Página 192 - Let there be no strife, I pray thee, between me and thee, and between my herdmen and thy herdmen ; for we be brethren. Is not the whole land before thee? separate thyself, I pray thee, from me : if thou wilt take the left hand, then I will go to the right ; or if thou depart to the right hand, then I will go to the left.
Página 259 - And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge; And to knowledge temperance; and to temperance patience; and to patience godliness; And to godliness brotherly kindness; and to brotherly kindness charity.
Página 272 - Oh that my head were waters, and mine eyes a fountain of tears, that I might weep day and night for the slain of the daughter of my people!
Página 270 - What modes of sight betwixt each wide extreme, The mole's dim curtain, and the lynx's beam; Of smell, the headlong lioness between, And hound sagacious on the tainted green ; Of hearing, from the life that fills the flood, To that which warbles through the vernal wood. The spider's touch, how exquisitely fine ! Feels at each thread, and lives along the line...
Página 140 - Mirth is like a flash of lightning, that breaks through a gloom of clouds, and glitters for a moment; cheerfulness keeps up a kind of day-light in the mind, and fills it with a steady and perpetual serenity.
Página 143 - No flocks that range the valley free, To slaughter I condemn: Taught by that Power that pities me, I learn to pity them : "But from the mountain's grassy side A guiltless feast I bring; A scrip with herbs and fruits supplied, And water from the spring. "Then, pilgrim, turn, thy cares forego ; All earth-born cares are wrong; Man wants but little here below, Nor wants that little long.