Independent Fifth Reader

Independent Fifth Reader : Containing a Simple, Practical, and Complete Treatise on Elocution, Illustrated with Diagrams; Select and Classified Readings and Recitations, with Copious Notes, and a Complete Supplementary Index (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Independent Fifth Reader: Containing a Simple, Practical, and Complete Treatise on Elocution, Illustrated With Diagrams; Select and Classified Readings and Recitations, With Copious Notes, and a Complete Supplementary Index The Treatise on Elocution is simple, comprehensive, and eminently practical, presenting the subject both as a science and an art. The orthoepical division contains instruction in articulation, including phonetic analysis and readings, and sections on syllabication and accent, thus making ample pro visions for the acquisition of all the elements of pronunciation. Expression, the second general division, embraces all the elements that enter into the delivery of entire sentences and extended discourse. The principles and rules are stated in language so succinct and perspicuous that the necessity of exceptions is wholly avoided. Several of the examples for illustration under each section are left unmarked, thus afford ing students opportunities to exercise their judgment, taste, and discrimination. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 340 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 18mm | 454g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243125747
  • 9780243125746