Grammar on its true basis. A manual of grammar. [With] Key

Paperback | February 6, 2012

byBenjamin Humphrey Smart

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1847 Excerpt: ...--He found me not only occupied, but well occupied.--Spirits being in casks not containing twenty gallons, are liable to the retail duty.--He spoke in a manner distinct enough to be heard by the whole assembly.--Thomas is equipped with a pair of new shoes, and a pair of new gloves: he is the servant of a rich old man.--The first two in the row are cherry-trees; the other two are pear-trees.--This kind of games must be pernicious both to body and mind.--Where have you been these three hours?--That sort of favours did real injury.--Whither are you going?--Where have you been staying?--He went thither in an hour.--He remained there during a whole day. Government--continued. Manual, page 77. A woman's delicacy.--Women's vanity.--A girl's industry.--Girls' bonnets.--Her shawl.--His hat.--Its place.--Your apology. Manual, page 78. My ancestor's virtue is not mine.--His brother's offence will not condemn him.--I will not destroy the city for ten's sake.--A mother's tenderness and a father's care, are nature's gifts for man's advantage.--A man's manners frequently influence his fortune.--Wisdom's precepts form the good man's interest and happiness.--Moses' rod was turned into a serpent.--For Herodias' sake, his brother-Philip's wife.--St. Peter's at Rome is a magnificent edifice.--My horse is good, but William's is better.--Your exercise cannot be compared to Eliza's.--How far is it from St. Bride's to St. Martin's?--Yours is better than hers; but his, when properly viewed, seems best of all. Manual, page 78. Such will ever be the effect of youth's associating with vicious companions.--The consequence of George's leaving his family, will soon arrive.--The King had doubts about the lawfulness of the Hollanders' throwing off the monarchy of Spain.--I will not for Davi...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1847 Excerpt: ...--He found me not only occupied, but well occupied.--Spirits being in casks not containing twenty gallons, are liable to the reta...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:24 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.05 inPublished:February 6, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217217532

ISBN - 13:9780217217538

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