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accent according action active adjective admit adverb agreeably appear applied attention auxiliary beginning called circumstances common compound conjugated conjunction connected considered consists consonant construction containing denote derived distinct distinguished English examples express frequently future gender give governed grammar grammarians idea IMPERFECT TENSE importance improved indicative indicative mood infinitive instances joined kind king language learner letters Lord loved manner marked means mind mood names nature neuter never nominative noun objective observations participle particular past perfect phrases plural possessive preceding preposition present present tense principal pronoun proper properly propriety reason refer regular relations relative Repeat require respect rule sense sentence serve short signify simple singular sometimes sound speak speech subjunctive substantive syllable tense termination thing third person thou tion understood verb virtue voice vowel wise words writing
Page 306 - 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.
Page 242 - Warms in the sun, refreshes in the breeze, Glows in the stars, and blossoms in the trees : Lives through all life, extends through all extent, Spreads undivided, operates unspent...
Page 228 - Israel is slain upon thy high places : how are the mighty fallen ! Tell it not in Gath, publish it not in the streets of Askelon ; lest the daughters of the Philistines rejoice, lest the daughters of the uncircumcised triumph.
Page 316 - 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!
Page 307 - As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the LORD is round about his people from henceforth even for ever.
Page 232 - And may at last my weary age Find out the peaceful hermitage, The hairy gown and mossy cell, Where I may sit and rightly spell Of every star that heaven doth shew, And every herb that sips the dew, Till old experience do attain To something like prophetic strain.
Page 286 - But there is nothing that makes its way more directly to the soul than beauty, which immediately diffuses a secret satisfaction and complacency through the imagination, and gives a finishing to any thing that is great or uncommon. The very first discovery of it strikes the mind with an inward joy, and spreads a cheerfulness and delight through all its faculties.
Page 242 - That, chang'd thro' all, and yet in all the same, Great in the earth, as in th' ethereal frame, Warms in the sun, refreshes in the breeze, Glows in the stars, and blossoms in the trees, Lives thro...