Practical Spelling; A Text Book for Use in Commercial Schools, Normal Schools, Colleges, Academies, and High Schools

Practical Spelling; A Text Book for Use in Commercial Schools, Normal Schools, Colleges, Academies, and High Schools

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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. 1902 edition. Excerpt: ...useless dross T Remember One before thee climbed a mountain, And gained upon its summit--but a cross.' LESSON 97. WORDS PERTAINING TO MUSIC. The man that hath no music in himself. Nor is not mov'd with concord of sweet sounds, Is fit for treasons, stratagems, and spoils.--Shakespeare. ean-ta'-ta, n. A musical composition comprising choruses and solos, arranged in a somewhat dramatic manner.-ehoir (kwir), n. A company of sing-ers in church service.-eh5r'-is-ter, n. One who leads a choir. -5n-du-t'-or, n. The leader or director in a musical performance. -5n-tral'-to, n. The part sung by the lowest female voice. yym'-bal, n. A musical instrument of brass. gui-tar', n. A stringed musical instru ment, hiir'-mo-ny, n. Adaptation of parts to each other; succession of chords. mu-gl'-cian (-zish'-an), -. A skillful performer of music. 5p'-er-a, n. A musical drama. 5r-a-to'-rl-o, n. A sacred composition of music, the subject of which is generally taken from the Scriptures. or'-ehes-tra, -. A band of instrumental musicians. pI-&'-no, n. A musical instrument. quar-tSt )-. A piece of music with quar-t$tte', J four parts each sung or played by a single person. sch5t'-tische (sh5t'-teesh), n. Music appropriate to a kind of dance. ser-e-nade', n. Music in the open air at night. so-pra'-no, n. The highest female voice. sym'-pho-ny, n. An instrumental and vocal composition of music. voT-nn-ta-ry, n. The organ playing at the opening of church. zlth'-er, n. A musical instrument with twenty-eight strings. i'-dle, n. Lazy. i'-dol, n. A person or thing much loved or adored. i'-dyl, n. A short, pastoral poem. In-dlct', v. t. To charge with crimeindite', v. t. To compose. kill, v. t. To deprive of life. kiln, n. A large oven. knead, v....show more

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  • Paperback | 34 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 82g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236536533
  • 9781236536532