English Grammar in Familiar Lectures: Embracing a New Systematic Order of Parsing, a New System of Punctuation, Exercises in False Syntax, and a System of Philosophical Grammar to which are Added, A Compendium, an Appendix, and a Key to the Exercises: Designed for the Use of Schools and Private Learners
W. Alling & Company, 1836 - 228 pàgines
Què en diuen els usuaris - Escriviu una ressenya
No hem trobat cap ressenya als llocs habituals.
Altres edicions - Mostra-ho tot
according action active adding adjectives adverbs agree appears applied become belong better called common compound conjugation conjunction connected considered construction correct definite denotes derived employed ending English examples EXERCISES express FALSE SYNTAX future gender give governed grammar idea illustrate imperative implies important indicative mood kind knowledge language learner lecture loved manner meaning mind mood nature neuter never nominative Note noun objective parsing participle particular passive past perceive perfect pers person philosophical phrase Plur plural position possessive practical preceded preposition present principles pronoun proper question refers relation relative represents respect Rule sense sentence signifies Sing singular sometimes sound speak speech stand syllable tense termination thing third person thou thought tion tive understood verb virtue walk wish words write
Pàgina 166 - Eternal HOPE ! when yonder spheres sublime Peal'd their first notes to sound the march of Time, Thy joyous youth began — but not to fade. — When all the sister planets have...
Pàgina 115 - Ye adulterers and adulteresses, know ye not that the friendship of the world is enmity with God? whosoever therefore will be a friend of the world is the enemy of God.
Pàgina 223 - The Assyrian came down like the wolf on the fold, And his cohorts were gleaming in purple and gold; And the sheen of their spears was like stars on the sea, When the blue wave rolls nightly on deep Galilee.
Pàgina 168 - before the lustre of her face, White break the clouds away. With quickened step, Brown Night retires: young Day pours in apace, And opens all the lawny prospect wide. The dripping rock, the mountain's misty top Swell on the sight, and brighten with the dawn. Blue...
Pàgina 223 - Thou preparedst room before it, and didst cause it to take deep root, and it filled the land. The hills were covered with the shadow of it, and the boughs thereof were like the goodly cedars. She sent out her boughs unto the sea, and her branches unto the river.
Pàgina 170 - ... wall, Its chambers desolate, and portals foul : Yes, this was once Ambition's airy hall, The dome of Thought, the palace of the Soul: Behold through each lack-lustre, eyeless hole, The gay recess of Wisdom and of Wit And Passion's host, that never brook'd control : Can all saint, sage, or sophist ever writ, People this lonely tower, this tenement refit ? VII.
Pàgina 224 - God is not a man that he should lie; nor the son of man, that he should repent...
Pàgina 168 - Of envied life ; though only few possess Patrician treasures or imperial state ; Yet Nature's care, to all her children just, With richer treasures and an ampler state, Endows at large whatever happy man Will deign to use them.
Pàgina 214 - And thou, Solomon my son, know thou the God of thy father, and serve him with a perfect heart and with a willing mind: for the Lord searcheth all hearts, and understandeth all the imaginations of the thoughts: if thou seek him, he will be found of thee; but if thou forsake him, he will cast thee off for ever.