Two-Book Course in English; Practical English Grammar with Exercises in Composition

Two-Book Course in English; Practical English Grammar with Exercises in Composition

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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. 1901 edition. Excerpt: the Mountain House. 5. Does this boat at the first landing? 6. Our friends are at the seashore. 7. The plumber could hot the leak. 8. You promised to at home this evening. 9. We shall here overnight. 10. Let us here, and wait for a car. VI. Learn, Teach Learn, to acquire knowledge; to 'eceive instruction. Teach, to give instruction to. EXERCISE 125 Copy the following sentences, . filling the blanks with the proper form of leam or teach: --1. He the child to sing. 2. Clara her lesson quickly. 3. The pupils are a new song. 4. Where did this boy to speak French? 5. Who you to skate? 6. We are to sketch from nature. 7. Take my yoke upon you, and of me. 8. There, in his noisy mansion skilled to rule, The village master his little school. 9. The teacher us a new song. 10. The master John, and John his lesson quickly. CHAPTER LIX REVIEW OF VERBS EXERCISE 126 Define a verb. What is a transitive verb? What is an intransitive verb? Mention a word that may be a transitive verb in one sentence, and an intransitive verb in another. What inflections have verbs? What is meant by voice? How many voices are there? What does each denote? How is the passive voice formed? What is meant by mode? How many modes are there? Define, and give examples of each. What is tense? Name the three leading tenses. Which tenses are indicated by inflection, and which by the aid of other verbs? What person-forms has the verb? What number-forms? How do the infinitive and the participle differ from the verb? How do they differ from each other? Which part of speech is the infinitive most like? The participle? Mention four different verbal forms ending in-ing, and state the characteristics of each. What are the principal parts of a. verb? What is a regular verb? An irregular verb? more

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  • Paperback | 62 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 127g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236511115
  • 9781236511119