Key to Harvey's Practical Grammar (Revised Edition); Including Analysis by Diagrams

Key to Harvey's Practical Grammar (Revised Edition); Including Analysis by Diagrams

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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. 1885 edition. Excerpt: ... tomb paved ground'. v 6. The complication1 of a town' is often happily unraveled pa a oy starting' from a main trunk'. Often and happily are adverbs; they modify "is unraveled." 7. Man1 desires13 not ouly to be loved3, but to be6 lovely. Not modifies "desires." Only modifies " to be loved." 2b he loved is the object of ' desires-" But joins the clause, "he desires to be lovely," to the preceding. Ib be or to be lovely is the object of "desires." Lovely belong to "he." ad v 8. Westward the course1 of empire' takes itas way6. v 9. Your3 menaces1 move me3 not16. v ad ad 10. We1 see but dimly through the mists' and vapors'. But modifies "dimly, ' and dimly modifies 'see." Through is a preposition; it shows the relation of "mists" and "vapors" to 'Isee." 11. Man' by man', and foot' by foot', did the soldiers1 proceed over the Alps'. Man (1) is the object of the preposition "with," which joins it to did proceed." Man (2) is the object of "by," which joins it to " man" (1). Foot by foot is to be disposed of the same way. ad ad v 12. Finally, the war1" is already begun, and we1 must either v v conquer or perish. Finally is an independent adverb; or it limits some verb understood. Already modifies "is begun." Y ad a c V ad He1 heaped up great riches3, but passed his3 time' miserably. Up modifies " heaped," and miserably modifies "passed." v ad a 14. Night's3 candles1 are burnt out, and jocund Day1 v n a Stands tiptoe3 on the misty mountain's3 top'. Night is feminine, and Day is masculine; they are proper by personification. Out modifies "are burnt." Tiptoe may be parsed as an...show more

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  • Paperback | 44 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 95g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
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  • 1236649958
  • 9781236649959