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VARIABLE OFFICES OF WORDS.
Among the words of similar Orthography that differ in their
He wandered about the country.
He that cometh after me.
Adj Situated on both sides of the river.
We live near the springs.
. Adjectives should be placed next their substantives Off. Adj
The off ox should keep the furrow. Off.. . Prep William fell off the load. Only...... Adj VIRTUE only makes us happy. Only.. . Adv Only observe what a swarm is running after her. Opposite.. Adj On the opposite bank of the river. Opposite. . Prep We stood opposite the Exchange. Past . Adj
. A past transaction.
. Like the round ocean.
Adv Still struggling, he strives to stand.
. Since yesterday, we have taken nothing.
“The firmament grows brighter
With every golden grain,
66 The walls
Amid the sound and bloom,
Upon the midnight air,
With one portentous glare.
Ascending floats along the fiery sky,
A dark, and waving canopy!”-Southey. “O liberty! I wait for thee,
To break this chain and dungeon bar;
Deep in the frozen north afar,
“ A sound system of government requires the peo, 're to read, and inform themselves upon political subjects ; elle they are the prey of every quack, every impostor, and every agitator, who may practise his trade in the country.”—Ll. Brougham.
- His Lordship knew full well, that the circulation of Newspapers would create a spirit of inquiry, that woul i search all the hidden abominations of royalty; would rome to free thought the slaves of custom and despotic favor; would strip from titled oppressors the gaudy covering which dazzles the unthinking multitude; would develope a moral power, that would sweep away every stronghold of error and wrong."
H 7. B66 Greece has had most abundant cause to mourn on account of the wide-spread influence of this great enemy of the human race.”—Dwight.
“Our ablest patriots are looking out on the deep wexed with storms, with great forebodings and failings of heart, for fear of the things that are coming upon us."--Bucher.
“ It has been the work of the Coalition to destroy all; to place Italy again under the galling yoke of Austra; to take from her, with political liberty, civil and religious freedom, and even freedom of thought; to corrupt her morals, and to heap upon her the utmost degree of degradation.”—Sismunai. “What we do at home, we do for Europe, and in Europe."
Mitchell. “ After some hours' carnage, during which the streets ran with blood, peace was restored."--Sumner.
“I firmly believe, that the salvation of our country is the hope of the world."—Howes.
“ Suddenly the clouds broke and the storm rolled off toward Franconia, to burst upon the plains of Saxony."--Schiller.
“ With peculiar satisfaction I add, that information has been received from an agent deputed on our part to Algiers, im porting that the terms of a treaty with the Dey and regency of that country have been adjusted in such 'a manner as to authorizo the expectation of a speedy peace, and the restoration of our unfortunate fellow-citizens from a grievous captivity.”
Washington. “The Barbary States, after the decline of the Arabian power, seem to be enveloped in darkness. rendered more palpable by the increasing light among the Christian nations." --Sumner.