Speaking And Writing (volume 2); For Use In Fourth Year Classes

Paperback | February 8, 2012

byWilliam Henry Maxwell

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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.1910 Excerpt: ... See how much you can remember of what happened to you yesterday. Set down everything that occurred, beginning with the morning before school time and ending with the evening at bed time. If you kept an account of each day's happenings, you would record only the most important events. Keep a diary for a week. Be sure to date each day's entry. Hand in the diary to your teacher a week from to-day. V. STUDY OF A PICTURE Oral Exercise What is a fair? Have you ever been to one? What is a horse fair? Are the horses in the picture on the next page racers or work horses? How heavy they are! Which could race the better, a heavy horse, or a light, slim horse? Which could pull a load the better? The men are trying to make the horses go in a procession. Who will look at the procession? What people attend a horse fair? Perhaps the owners of these horses hope to sell them. Do they wish the horses to look and feel as well as possible on this day? Mention some ways in which you think these horses have been well cared for recently. How do the horses show that they feel well? Are these lazy horses? Do the men have to urge them to go? What kind of men must these be to have charge of such spirited and valuable horses? See the horse running ahead at the right side. How many of his feet are on the ground? He seems to be flying. So does the rider. What about the rider shows how fast they are going? Look at the pair of grays next.-What is their rider doing to them? What has he done to keep them looking neat and just alike? Why are the two behind rearing? How can you tell that they are frightened? Can you think of any reason why they should be frightened? Each has a groom trying to calm him. Tell how each is doing it. Which do you think will succeed the better? Look at the next hors...

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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.1910 Excerpt: ... See how much you can remember of what happened to you yesterday. Set down everything that occurred, beginning with the morning b...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:22 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.05 inPublished:February 8, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217055443

ISBN - 13:9780217055444

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