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adverb adverbial objective modifying adverbial phrase Analyze graphically Analyze verbally apposition Cape Cod Canal Chateau Gaillard chief clause collective noun comma compound subject conjunction consult the dictionary dative denotes Dependent clause derived doubt consult elephant Example Father William forms its plural friends give its syntax graphic analysis graphically each sentence hence idiomatic imperative mood indicative mood infinitive to play ivory laugh live meaning modified by adjective modified by adverb mood mother nominative absolute Note that sentence noun or pronoun nounal phrase objective complement Observe Parse picture on opposite playing tennis Predicate adjective predicate nominative preposition present-perfect PUNCTUATION RULE pupils Recast the sentence Replace the dash retained object Rosewood Rule 15 semicolon sentence e sentence g sentence in Exercise Simple declarative sentence sing Solomon's Temple speak stand Stevenson subjunctive suffix SUPPLEMENTARY SYNTAX RULE tell tense Topic underscored word verb verbal phrase walk WORD STUDY
Էջ 137 - In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Էջ 139 - In the days of my youth," father William replied, " I remembered that youth would fly fast; And abused not my health and my vigour at first, That I never might need them at last." " You are old, father William," the young man cried, " And pleasures with youth pass away; And yet you lament not the days that are gone; Now tell me the reason, I pray.
Էջ 135 - Teach me to feel another's woe, To hide the fault I see; That mercy I to others show, That mercy show to me.
Էջ 139 - You are old, Father William, the young man cried, The few locks which are left you are grey ; You are hale, Father William, a hearty old man, Now tell me the reason I pray. In the days of my youth...
Էջ 147 - Monosyllables and words accented on the last syllable, ending in a single consonant preceded by a single vowel, double the final consonant before a suffix beginning with a vowel; as, begin, beginning; run, running; put, putting; shop, shopping; prefer, preferred.
Էջ 7 - He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, And he who has one enemy shall meet him everywhere.
Էջ 101 - To make the most of dull hours, to make the best of dull people, to like a poor jest better than none, to wear the threadbare coat like a gentleman, to be outvoted with a smile, to hitch your wagon to the old horse if no star is handy, — this is the wholesome philosophy taught by fishing with a worm.
Էջ 139 - William," the young man cried, "And pleasures with youth pass away; And yet you lament not the days that are gone: Now tell me the reason, I pray." "In the days of my youth," Father William replied, "I remembered that youth could not last; I thought of the future, whatever I did, That I never might grieve for the past." "You are old, Father William...