Principles Of English Grammar; A New Ed., Rev., Re-arranged And Improved

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byPeter Bullions

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1859. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... 276. § 46. Rule I. A Verb must agree with itt nominative in number and person; as, Thou readest, He reads, We read. 277. Rem. 1. The nominative to a verb is known by putting the question Whot or What? with the verb. The answer to the question will be the nominative as, M / read." Who reads? Ans. /. S78. Rem 2. Under this rule the General Principles ( 44, 3, 4, must be car*, f ally observed. For, at follows, as concerns, as appears, <_fcc.20_see20_f20_862c_20_3.20_exercises.20_i20_loves20_reading.20_a20_soft20_answer20_turn20_away20_wrath.20_we20_is20_but20_of20_yesterday2c_20_and20_knows20_nothing.20_the20_days20_of20_man20_is20_but20_as20_grass25_20_thou20_sees20_how20_little20_has20_been20_done.20_he20_need20_not20_proceed20_in20_such20_haste.20_he20_dare20_not20_act20_otherwise.20_fifty20_pounds20_of20_wheat20_contains20_forty20_pounds20_of20_flour.20_a20_variety20_of20_pleasing20_objects20_charm20_the20_eye.20_so20_much20_both20_of20_ability20_and20_merit20_are20_seldom20_found.20_nothing20_but20_vain20_and20_foolish20_pursuits20_delight20_some20_persons.20_a20_judicious20_arrangement20_of20_studies20_facilitate20_improvement.20_a20_few20_pangs20_of20_conscience20_now20_and20_then20_interrupts20_his20_pleasure2c_20_and20_whispers20_to20_him20_that20_he20_once20_had20_better20_thoughts.20_there20_was20_more20_impostors20_than20_one.20_what20_signifies20_good20_opinions2c_20_when20_our20_practice20_is20_bad3f_20_to20_these20_precepts20_are20_subjoined20_a20_copious20_selection20_of20_rules20_and20_maxims.20_in20_vain20_our20_flocks20_and20_fields20_increase20_our20_store2c_20_when20_our20_abundance20_make20_us20_wish20_for20_more.20_the20_number20_of20_our20_days20_are20_with20_thee.20_there20_remains20_two20_points20_to20_be20_considered.20_there20_is20_in20_fact20_no20_impersonal20_verbs20_in20_any20_language.20_i20_have20_considered20_what20_have20_been20_said20_on20_both20_sides.20_great20_pains20_has20_been20_taken20_to20_make20_this20_work20_as20_useful20_as20_possible.20_in20_piety20_and20_virtue20_consist20_the20_happiness20_of20_man.20_in20_order20_to20_exercise20_the20_judgment20_of20_the20_pupil2c_20_as20_well20_as20_to20_show20_that20_he20_underitands20_the20_rule2c_20_he20_may20_be20_required20_to20_assign20_a20_reason20_fo... see="" f="" _862c_="" 3.="" exercises.="" i="" loves="" reading.="" a="" soft="" answer="" turn="" away="" wrath.="" we="" is="" but="" of="" _yesterday2c_="" and="" knows="" nothing.="" the="" days="" man="" as="" _grass25_="" thou="" sees="" how="" little="" has="" been="" done.="" he="" need="" not="" proceed="" in="" such="" haste.="" dare="" act="" otherwise.="" fifty="" pounds="" wheat="" contains="" forty="" flour.="" variety="" pleasing="" objects="" charm="" eye.="" so="" much="" both="" ability="" merit="" are="" seldom="" found.="" nothing="" vain="" foolish="" pursuits="" delight="" some="" persons.="" judicious="" arrangement="" studies="" facilitate="" improvement.="" few="" pangs="" conscience="" now="" then="" interrupts="" his="" _pleasure2c_="" whispers="" to="" him="" that="" once="" had="" better="" thoughts.="" there="" was="" more="" impostors="" than="" one.="" what="" signifies="" good="" _opinions2c_="" when="" our="" practice="" _bad3f_="" these="" precepts="" subjoined="" copious="" selection="" rules="" maxims.="" flocks="" fields="" increase="" _store2c_="" abundance="" make="" us="" wish="" for="" more.="" number="" with="" thee.="" remains="" two="" points="" be="" considered.="" fact="" no="" impersonal="" verbs="" any="" language.="" have="" considered="" said="" on="" sides.="" great="" pains="" taken="" this="" work="" useful="" possible.="" piety="" virtue="" consist="" happiness="" man.="" order="" exercise="" judgment="" _pupil2c_="" well="" show="" underitands="" _rule2c_="" may="" required="" assign="" reason="">

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1859. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... 276. § 46. Rule I. A Verb must agree with itt nominative in number and person; as, Thou readest, He reads, We read. 277. Rem...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:78 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.16 inPublished:January 7, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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