A Key to the Exercises Adapted to Murray's English Grammar: Calculated to Enable Private Learners to Become Their Own Instructors, in Grammar and Composition
G.J. Loomis & Company, 1816 - 168 páginas
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ADJECTIVE adverb appears applied auxiliaries AUXILIARY verbs beauty censure CHAP character cheerful Christian conduct Corrections danger Demosthenes desire didst dili disappointed disposition distress duty Eacercises earth edition ellipsis endeavour English Grammar English language enjoyment errors esteem evil exer Exercises false Syntax father favour folly give happiness heart honour hope human Impersonal verbs improved infinitive infinitive mood king labour language laws learned Lindley Murray live man’s manners means mind misery nature never notes and observations nouns object observations under RULE Or—for Orthography OUll ourselves passions peace persons piety pleasure Plutarch possess present principle pronoun proper propriety reason receive regard religion respect riches riety RULE X SECTION sentiments soever sometimes Spain SUBJUNCTIVE mood temper tenses thee thing tion to-morrow true truth verb vice virtue virtuous wise wish words young youth
Página 97 - Self-love but serves the virtuous mind to wake, As the small pebble stirs the peaceful lake ; The centre moved, a circle straight succeeds, Another still, and still another spreads ; Friend, parent, neighbour, first it will embrace; His country next, and next all human race...
Página 118 - Boast not thyself of to-morrow; for thou knowest not what a day may bring forth.
Página 87 - Do unto others as you would that others should do unto you.
Página 116 - The Britons, daily harassed by cruel inroads from the Picts, were forced to call in -the Saxons for their defence; who consequently reduced the greater part of the island to their own power...
Página 64 - I said indeed that thy house, and the house of thy father, should walk before me for ever: but now the LORD saith, Be it far from me; for them that honour me I will honour, and they that despise me shall be lightly esteemed.
Página 98 - ... mercies, O my God, My rising soul surveys, Transported with the view, I'm lost In wonder, love and praise. O how shall words with equal warmth The gratitude declare That glows within my ravish'd heart?
Página 98 - When in the slipp'ry paths of youth, With heedless steps I ran, Thine arm unseen convey'd me safe, And led me up toman. Through hidden dangers, toils, and deaths, It gently clear'd my way ; And through the pleasing snares of vice; More to be fear'd than they.
Página 78 - A true friend unbosoms freely, advises justly, assists readily, adventures boldly, takes all patiently, defends courageously, and continues a friend unchangeably.