A Common-school Grammar Of The English Language

Paperback | October 12, 2012

bySimon Kerl

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1871 edition. Excerpt: ...their books. You and your playmates must learn their lessons. The earth is my mother; and I will recline upon its bosom. RULE X.--Articles, Adjectives, and Participles. An Article, an Adjective, or a Participle, belongs to the noun or pronoun to which it relates. The girl brought a large roea just refreshed by a shower. Tio.--The what? a what? What kind of rose? Observe that both large and rr/nxlinl describe the row. Note II.--An Adjective that implies number, must agree in this respect with the substantive to which it relates. For the sake of preater deflnlteness, this Note, which is applicable to the Bdjectires thi, fAr.tA, that, fAojtr, tvon, three, four, tic., may be used iii parsing; though the Bule can also be usi-il in place of it. W Yon have been playing this two hours. How do yon like t/iose kind of apples ' The room is eighteen fuot long, and sixteen foot wide. Koto III.--An Adjective or a Participle is sometimes used absolutely, after a participle or an infinitive. The way to be happy is to be good. The drend of being poor. To appear discourayrd is the surest way to invite an attack. Observe that kappif, good, ponr, and dixcmiratjfd, nre not nsM with (he names of the persona described It does not si-cm to us that it would be improper to parse the entiro phrase simply aa a ooun, accordiu tu Note IV thud dispensing with this Note altogether. Ous. 2.--When the article stands only before the first of two or more connected nouns, it belongs to them jointly if they denote but one person or thing, or more viewed as one; if not, it belongs to the first noun, and is understood before each of the others. I saw Webster, the prent statfsmnn and orator. A man and horse, passed hy the hmixf and lot. The man, the woman, and the...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1871 edition. Excerpt: ...their books. You and your playmates must learn their lessons. The earth is my mother; and I will recline upon i...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.27 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:021766878X

ISBN - 13:9780217668781

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