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accent according action active adding adjective admit adverbs agree appear applied auxiliary beginning better called common compound conjugated conjunction connected considered consonant construction contain denote derived distinct English examples expressed frequently future give governed grammar grammarians idea Imperfect Tense importance improve indicative indicative mood infinitive instances joined kind king language learned learner Lord loved manner marked means mind names nature neuter never nominative noun objective observations participle particular perfect person phrase Plural position possessive preceding preposition present tense principal pronoun proper properly propriety reason refer regular relations relative render Repeat require respect RULE sense sentence short signifies simple Singular sometimes sound speak speech subjunctive mood substantive syllable termination thing third person thou tion tive understood variation verb virtue voice vowel words writing
Page 320 - Thou hast brought a vine out of Egypt : Thou hast cast out the heathen, and planted it. 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 245 - tis madness to defer: Next day the fatal precedent will plead ; Thus on, till wisdom is push'd out of life. Procrastination is the thief of time ; Year after year it steals, till all are fled, And to the mercies of a moment leaves The vast concerns of an eternal scene.
Page 254 - 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 321 - As the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the LORD is round about his people from henceforth even for ever.
Page 324 - Tho' deep, yet clear ; tho' gentle, yet not dull ; Strong, without rage ; without o'erflowing, full.
Page 325 - 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 279 - From harmony, from heavenly harmony, This universal frame began: From harmony to harmony Through all the compass of the notes it ran, The diapason closing full in Man.
Page 46 - Full many a gem of purest ray serene The dark unfathom'd caves of ocean bear : Full many a flower is born to blush unseen, And waste its sweetness on the desert air. Some village Hampden, that with dauntless breast The little tyrant of his fields withstood, Some mute inglorious Milton here may rest, Some Cromwell, guiltless of his country's blood. Th...