The Rhode Island Schoolmaster, Vol. 11

The Rhode Island Schoolmaster, Vol. 11 : January, 1865 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Rhode Island Schoolmaster, Vol. 11: January, 1865 Grammar, like its kindred sciences, is a fine study for the mature scholar. It is the Anatomy of Speech, as Rhetoric is its Physiology but the Hygiene, under the laws' of which the children must live even before they know them, is a separate department. How to rear the young in health of language, as well as in health of morals and of body, is a question well worthy of discussion by all who profess an interest in their welfare. A boy's speech shows his breeding rather than his knowledge. It is one element of the training that he gets at home and among his fellows. As his society is polite or rude, . So will his manner of talk ing be. My forty boys have all had pretty much the same schooling; but in correctness of speech they differ as much as their parents. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at 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 more

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  • Paperback | 268 pages
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