A Grammar of the Anglo-Saxon Tongue, with a Praxis

A Grammar of the Anglo-Saxon Tongue, with a Praxis

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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. 1830 edition. Excerpt: ... the imperfect, on the.eontrary: raid pl. ridon ride----riden Icel. 1-eiii riiium riiii----1-iisiym Germ. (ritt) ritten ritte------gm-itten, I Even in the modern English, many remains still exist of this change, 'as rise, risen: I have therefore made no scruple of employing here the highly useful accentuation of the Icelandic. 247. The following may serve as examples: dwine dwinis dwen dwinon dwinen pine, fade, hrine I hrinii hren hrinon hrinen touch, scine scinii sceen (scen) scinon scinen shine, arise arist ares arisen arisen arise, blice blicii blec blicon blicen shine, poet, beswice beswicii beswec beswicon beswicen seduce, hnige (hnihfi) hmih hnigon hnigen sink, bow, mige mihfi meh migon migen mingo, sige sihii szih sigon sigen fall, stige stihii steh stigon stigen ascend, wrige wrihii wreh vvrigon wrigen cover, bite, bi: bat hiton biten bite, flite flit flet fliton fliten contend, slim slit 'skit sliton sliten tear, slit, smite smit smet smiton smifen smite, gewite gewit gewet gewiton gewiten depart, wlite wlit whit' wliton wliten look, bide bideii bed ' bidon hiden stay, bide, glide glideii (glit) gled glidon gliden glide, guide gnit gnzid gnidon gniden rub, aslide aslideii aslaid aslidon asliden slide, gripe gripii grzip gripon gripen seize, toslipe toslipo toslzip toslipon toslipen dissolve, belife belifii belef belifon belifen remain, slife slifii slef ' slifon slifen split, spiwe (spiwii) spew spiwon (spiwen) spit, vomit. brocen use, 2-18. So also: wr1'5an to bind, wreathe; Iiiian to sail; sni5an to cut, ' but which change 6 into (I in the _before given cases (232. 245). 249. A the use of accents was not quite...show more

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  • Paperback | 80 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 159g
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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236804422
  • 9781236804426