讀者評論 - 撰寫評論
adjective adverbs agree applied beginning belong Boston called clause common compared compound conjunction connection consonant construction containing Correct definite denotes derived distinction distinguished employed ending English Examples Exercise express false figure frequently future gender Give given governed Grammar hear heard Illustrate imperfect independent indicative infinitive interrogative John kind language letter London loved manner mode Models modify never nominative noun noun or pronoun object observed parsing participle passive past perfect person phrase placed plural possessive potential preceded preposition present present perfect principal pronoun proper pupils qualify refer relation relative represent rule rule respecting seen sense sentence separated short signifies silent simple singular sometimes sound speech subjunctive syllable Syntax taken teacher tense term things third person Thou tion transitive usage verb verse voice vowel words writing written
第 163 頁 - Fallen cherub, to be weak is miserable, Doing or suffering; but of this be sure, To do aught good never will be our task, But ever to do ill our sole delight, As being the contrary to his high will Whom we resist.
第 197 頁 - So live, that when thy summons comes to join The innumerable caravan which moves To that mysterious realm, where each shall take His chamber in the silent halls of death, Thou go not, like the quarry-slave at night, Scourged to his dungeon, but, sustained and soothed By an unfaltering trust, approach thy grave Like one who wraps the drapery of his couch About him, and lies down to pleasant dreams.
第 196 頁 - Thus to relieve the wretched was his pride, And even his failings leaned to virtue's side; But in his duty prompt at every call, He watched and wept, he prayed and felt, for all.
第 207 頁 - Mayflower of a forlorn hope, freighted with the prospects of a future state, and bound across the unknown sea. I behold it pursuing, with a thousand misgivings, the uncertain, the tedious voyage. Suns rise and set, and weeks and months pass, and winter surprises them on the deep, but brings them not the sight of the wished-for shore.
第 146 頁 - O'er-canopies the glade, Beside some water's rushy brink With me the Muse shall sit, and think (At ease reclined in rustic state) How vain the ardour of the crowd ! How low, how little, are the proud ! How indigent the great...
第 187 頁 - The reverend champion stood. At his control, Despair and anguish fled the struggling soul ; Comfort came down the trembling wretch to raise, And his last faltering accents whispered praise.
第 163 頁 - The Puritans were men whose minds had derived a peculiar character from the daily contemplation of superior beings and eternal interests. Not content with acknowledging, in general terms, an overruling Providence, they habitually ascribed every event to the will of the Great Being, for whose power nothing was too vast, for whose inspection nothing was too minute. To know him, to serve him, to enjoy him, was with them the great end of...
第 53 頁 - Or lose thyself in the continuous woods Where rolls the Oregon and hears no sound Save his own dashings...