An Abridgment of Murray's English Grammar: With an Appendix : Containing an Exemplification of the Parts of Speech, and Exercises in Syntax : Designed for the Use of the Younger Class of Learners
Goulding and Stow, 1809 - 143 頁
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Abridgment Aćt active verb adjective adjuncts adverb better comma common substantive compound Conjugate the following conjunction couldst Exercises express following verbs gender governed happy heart Imperative Mood IMPERFECT TENSE improve indicative mood infinitive mood irregular verbs larger Grammar lative light to spring LINDLEY MURRAY live loved manner mayst or canst might,could mind neuter nominative nouns objective omitted Parsing passions passive passive voice peace Perf perfect participle personal pronoun PLU R A PLU R.A. L. PLUPERFECT TENSE plural number possessive Potential Mood preposition PRESENT TENSE primeval darkness proper regular verb SECOND FUTURE TENSE seeming confusion semivowels ſhould shouldst simple sentence SING U L.A. R. sING U LAR singular number spring from primeval Subjunctive Mood syllable SYNTAx temper thing third person singular Thou art Thou mayst Thou mightst tion verb active vice virtue voice vowel wise Worcester word Write the following
第 113 頁 - Order is Heaven's first law; and this confest, Some are, and must be, greater than the rest, More rich, more wise; but who infers from hence That such are happier, shocks all common sense.
第 114 頁 - For modes of faith, let graceless zealots fight; His can't be wrong whose life is in .the right : In faith and hope the world will disagree, But all mankind's concern is charity: All must be false that thwart this one great end ; And all of God, that bless mankind, or mend.
第 22 頁 - A Pronoun is a word used instead of a noun, to avoid the too frequent repetition of the same word ; as, the man is happy, he is benevolent, he is useful.
第 115 頁 - What nothing earthly gives, or can destroy, The soul's calm sunshine, and the heart-felt joy, Is virtue's prize: A better would you fix?
第 12 頁 - A verb is a word which signifies to be, to do, or to suffer ; as, I am — I rule — I am ruled.
第 59 頁 - A phrase is two or more words rightly put together, making sometimes part of a sentence, and sometimes a whole sentence. The principal parts of a simple sentence are, the subject, the attribute, and the object. The subject is the thing chiefly spoken of; the attribute is the thing or action affirmed or denied of it ; and the object is the thing affected by such action. The nominative denotes the subject, and usually goes before the verb or attribute ; and the word or phrase, denoting the object,...
第 72 頁 - Versification. Versification is the arrangement of a certain number and variety of syllables, according to certain laws. Rhyme is the correspondence of the last sound of one verse, to the last sound or syllable of another.