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according action added adjective adverb agree antecedent called cause classes clause common compared compound conjunction connected consonant construction correction definite denotes depends derived divided employed English examples exceptions EXERCISE express figure gender give given governed grammar imperfect indicative indicative mood infinitive kind language learning less LESSON letters loved manner meaning mind mood nature neuter never nominative Note noun or pronoun object OBSERVATIONS parsing participle perfect plural possessive preceded prefixed preposition present principal pronoun proper reading reason reference regular relation relative represent require respect Rule says seen sense sentence separate simple singular singular number sometimes sound speak speech syllable SYNTAX taken Tense term thee thing third person thou thought understood usually verb virtue vowel wise words writing written
Page 248 - The only point where human bliss stands still, And tastes the good without the fall to ill ; Where only merit...
Page 144 - Delightful task! to rear the tender thought, To teach the young idea how to shoot, To pour the fresh instruction o'er the mind, To breathe the' enlivening spirit, and to fix The generous purpose in the glowing breast.
Page 220 - And this is the record of John, when the Jews sent priests and Levites from Jerusalem to ask him, "Who art Thou?" And he confessed, and denied not; but confessed, "I am not the Christ.
Page 268 - But what think ye ? A certain man had two sons; and he came to the first, and said, Son, go work to.day in my vineyard.
Page 257 - 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.
Page 268 - 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...
Page 152 - For the Lord your God is God of gods and Lord of lords, a great God, a mighty, and a terrible, which regardeth not persons, nor taketh reward...
Page 237 - Art not thou that Egyptian, which before these days madest an uproar, and leddest out into the wilderness four thousand men that were murderers?
Page 141 - The chariest maid is prodigal enough, If she unmask her beauty to the moon : Virtue itself 'scapes not calumnious strokes : The canker galls the infants of the spring Too oft before their buttons be disclosed, And in the morn and liquid dew of youth Contagious blastments are most imminent.