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according action active adjective adverb agrees appear applied auxiliaries beginning belongs better called common compared compound conjugation conjunction connected considered construction CONTINUED correct denote English EXERCISES IN SYNTAX expression future gender Give an example governed grammar happy hence imperfect tense implies indicative mood infinitive instances James John joined kind king language lives Lord loved manner means mind nature neuter never nominative Note noun objective observing parse participle particular passive past perfect Pers phrase Plural positive possessive preceding preposition present present tense pronoun proper reason refer relation relative Remark repeat require respect reward Rule sense sentence signifies sing singular singular number sometimes speak subjunctive mood syllable tense thing THIRD PERSON thou tion understood verb virtue voice wise word write written
Page 116 - The place of fame and elegy supply: And many a holy text around she strews, That teach the rustic moralist to die.
Page 146 - Behold, Lord, the half of my goods I give to the poor; and if I have taken any thing from any man by false accusation, I restore him four-fold. 9 And Jesus said unto him. This day is salvation come to this house, forasmuch as he also is a son of Abraham.
Page 156 - O LORD, our heavenly ,Father, Almighty > and everlasting God, who hast safely brought us to the beginning of this day ; De(fend us in the same with thy mighty power ; and grant » that this day we fall into no ,sin, neither run into ,any kind of danger ; but » that all our doings may be ordered by ,thy governance, to do always » that > is ,righteous in thy sight ; through Jesus ,Christ > our Lord.
Page 191 - A divine legislator, uttering his voice from heaven ; an almighty governor, stretching forth his arm to punish or reward ; informing us of perpetual rest prepared hereafter for the righteous, and of indignation and wrath awaiting the wicked : these are the considerations which overawe the world, which support integrity, and check guilt.
Page 131 - Rebekah took goodly raiment of her eldest son Esau, which were with her in the house, and put them upon Jacob her younger son.
Page 192 - Alas ! how different ! yet how like the same !" 3. The appellations of the Deity : as, " God, Jehovah, the Almighty, the Supreme Being, the Lord, Providence, the Messiah, the Holy Spirit." 4. Proper names of persons, places, streets, mountains, rivers, ships : as, " George, York, the Strand, the Alps, the Thames, the Seahorse.
Page 30 - Lupin was, comforted by the mere voice and presence of such a man; and, though he had merely said 'a verb must agree with its nominative case in number and person...
Page 129 - ... all the virtues that have been ever in mankind are to be counted upon a few fingers, but his follies and vices are innumerable, and time adds hourly to the heap.
Page 192 - The only point where human bliss stands still, And tastes the good without the fall to ill...