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accent action active added adjectives adverbs agree appears auxiliary beautiful beginning called CHAP character combination common commonly compound conjunction connected consonant definite denotes derived distinguished effect emphasis employed English language Examples excepting expressed fall father figure formed frequently FUTURE genitive give govern idea IMPERFECT TENSE implies indicative mood infinitive instance joined kind king language Latin letter live manner mark means mind mood moved nature never nominative nouns object participle passive past pause PERFECT person PLURAL possessive preceding prefixed preposition PRESENT TENSE pressing principal pronoun proper refer relation relative requires respect rule Saxon Sect sense sentence separated short signifies SINGULAR sometimes sound speaking speech substantive syllable taken termination thing third thou tion tone tongue verb verse voice vowel whole words writing
第 180 頁 - Tis not enough no harshness gives offence, The sound must seem an echo to the sense. Soft is the strain when Zephyr gently blows, And the smooth stream in smoother numbers flows ; But when loud surges lash the sounding shore, The hoarse, rough verse should like the torrent roar...
第 187 頁 - Me miserable ! which way shall I fly Infinite wrath, and infinite despair? Which way I fly is Hell; myself am Hell; And, in the lowest deep, a lower deep Still threatening to devour me opens wide, To which the Hell I suffer seems a Heaven.
第 188 頁 - At even, which I bred up with tender hand From the 'first opening bud, and gave ye names ; Who now shall rear ye to the sun, or rank Your tribes, and water from the ambrosial fount?
第 209 頁 - O'erflow thy courts: the Light himself shall shine Revealed, and God's eternal day be thine ! The seas shall waste, the skies in smoke decay, Rocks fall to dust, and mountains melt away ! But fixed his word, his saving power remains; Thy realm for ever lasts, thy own Messiah reigns ! ALEXANDER POPE.
第 210 頁 - Favours to none, to all she smiles extends ; Oft she rejects, but never once offends. Bright as the sun, her eyes the gazers strike, And, like the sun, they shine on all alike. Yet graceful ease, and sweetness void of pride...
第 179 頁 - Homer was the greater genius; Virgil, the better artist: in the one, we most admire the man ; in the other, the work. Homer hurries us with a commanding impetuosity; Virgil leads us with an attractive majesty. Homer scatters with a generous profusion; Virgil bestows with a careful magnificence. Homer, like the Nile, pours out his riches with a sudden overflow ; Virgil, like a river in its banks, with a constant stream.
第 188 頁 - Hell from beneath is moved for thee to meet thee at thy coming: it stirreth up the dead for thee, even all the chief ones of the earth; it hath raised up from their thrones all the kings of the nations.
第 187 頁 - Earth felt the wound, and nature from her seat, Sighing through all her works, gave signs of woe, That all was lost.
第 190 頁 - I seem to myself to behold this city, the ornament of the earth, and the capital of all nations, suddenly involved in one conflagration. I see before me the slaughtered heaps of citizens, lying unburied in the midst of their ruined country. The furious countenance of Cethegus rises to my view, while with a savage joy, he is triumphing in your miseries.