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83. Elocution or vocal delivery, relates Proverbs. 1. He who sows brambles, must to the propriety of utterance, and is exhib- not go barefoot. 2. It is better to do well, than ited by a proper enunciation, inflection and to say well. 3. Look before you leap. 4. Nothemphasis; and signifies—the manner of de ing is so bad as not to be good for some-thing. 5. livery. It is divided into two parts; the cor- One fool in a house is enough. 6. Put off your rect, which respects the meaning of what is armor, and then show your courage. 7. A right read or spoken; that is, such a clear and ac- choice is half the battle. 8. The fox-is very curate pronunciation of the words, as will cunning; but he is more cunning, that catches render them perfectly intelligible ; and the him. 9. When a person is in fear, he is in no rhetorical, which supposes feeling; whose state for enjoyment. 10. When rogues fall out, object is fully to convey, and enforce, the honest men get their due. 11. Reward—is certair entire sense, with all the variety, strength, to the faithful. 12. Deceit-shows a little mind. and beauty, that taste and emotion demand. 84. The fourth sound of C is SH ; tened attentively to a long, diffuse and high
Anecdote. A gentleman, who had lisafter the accent, followed by ea, ia,ie, eo, eou, and iou ; 0-CEAN;
ly ornamented prayer, was asked, by one ju-di-cious Pho-ci-on, te-na-cious
of the members, “if he did not think their
minister of his lus-cious spe-cies, ap-pre
very gifted in prayer." ci-aies his con-sci-en-tious as-80- [Cin CIA. ]
“Yes ;" he replied, "I think it as good a ci-ate, who e-nun-ci-ates his sap-o-na-cious prayer as was ever offered to a congregapre-science: a Gre-cian pro-fi-cient, with ca-pa-cious su-per-fi-cies and hal-cy-on pro- Our Persons. If our knowledge of the nun-ci-a-tion, de-pre-ci-ates the fe-ro-cious outlines, proportions, and symmetry of the gla-ciers, and ra-pa-cious pro-vin-cial-isms human form, and of natural attitudes and of Cap-a-do-cia.
appropriate gestures were as general as it 85. The business of training youth in mined by considerations of health, grace
ought to be, our exercises would be deterElocution, should begin in childhood, before and purity of mind; the subject of clothing the contraction of bad habits, and while the would be studied in reference to its true character is in the rapid process of formation. The first school is the NURSERY: here, at purposes-protection against what is with
out, and a tasteful adornment of the least, may be formed a clear and distinct ar.
person; ticulation ; which is the first requisite for decency would no longer be determined by good reading, speaking and singing: nor can
fashion, nor the approved costumes of the ease and grace, in eloquence and music, be and ease of carriage ; and in the place of
day be at variance with personal comfort separated from ease and grace in private life, fantastic figures, called fashionably dressed and in the social circle.
persons, moving in a constrained and artifi. 86. Irregulars. S, t, and ch, in many cial manner, we would be arrayed in vest. words, are thus pronounced: the lus-cious ments adapted to our size, shape, and unduno-tion of Cham-pagne and prec-ious su- lating outline of form, and with drapery gar, in re-ver-sion for pa-tients, is suf-fi- flowing in graceful folds, adding to the cient for the ex-pul-sion of tran-sient ir-ra- elasticity of our steps, and to the varied tion-al-i-ty from the ju-di-cial chev-a-liers movements of the whole body. of Mich-i-gan, in Chi-ca-go; (She-caw-go,) the nau-se-a-ting ra-ci-oc-i-na-tions of sen
Varieties. 1. The true statesman will su-al char-la-tans to pro-pi-ti-ate the pas- for those, who mean to betray them. . 2.
never flatter the people; he will leave that sion-ate mar-chion-ess of Che-mung, are mi-nu-ti-a for ra-tion-al fis-ures to make Will dying for principles-prove any thing E-gyp-tian op-ti-cians of.
more than the sincerity of the martyr ? 3.
Which is the stronger passion, love, or an. Notes. 1. This aspirate diphthongal sound may be made,
? 4. Public speakers—ought to live by prolonging the letters sh, in a whisper, show. See engraving. longer, and enjoy better health, than others ; 2. Beware of prolonging this sound too much. 3. Exercise at the and they will, if they speak right. 5. muscular, or fleshy parts of the body, and let your efforts be made
the back ; thus girding up the Mere imitation-is always fruitless ; what
4. If you do not feel refreshed and invigorated we get from others, must be inborn in us, by these exercises, after an hour's practice, rest assured you are not to produce the designed effects. 6. Times in nature's path: if you meet with difficulty, be particular to in- of general calamity, and revolution, have form your teacher, who will point out the cause and the remedy. 6. C is silent in Czar, indict, Cne-us, Ctes-i-phon, science, muscle,
ever been productive of the greatest minds. scene, sceptre, &c.: S, do. in isle, vis-count, island, &c: Ch, in 7. All mere external worship, in which the schism, yacht, (yot,) drachm.
senses hear, and the mouth speaks, but in True love's the gift, which God has given
which the life is unconcerned, is perfectly To man alone, beneath the heaven.
dead, and profiteth nothing, It is the secret sympathy,
Habitual evils-change not on sudden; The silver chord, the silken tie,
But many days, and many sorrows, Which, heart-to heart, and mind-to mind, Conscious remorse, and anguish-must be felt, In body, and in soul-can bind.
To curb desire, to break the stubborn will, Pleasant the sun,
And work a second nature in the soul, When first on this delightful land he spreads
Ere virtue-can resume the place she lost. His orient beams.
Let the tenor of my life-speak for me.
from the dorsal region; i.e. the small loins of the mind
87. Good reading and speaking is mu- 90. As practicing on the gutterals very sic; and he who can sit unmoved by their much improves the voice, by giving it depth charms, is a stranger to correct taste, and of tone, and imparting to it smoothness and lost in insensibility. A single exhibition strength, I will repeat the following, with of natural eloquence, may kindle a love of force and energy, and at the same time conthe art, in the bosom of an aspiring youth, vert all the breath into sound: the dis-carwhich, in after life, will impel and ani- ded hands dread-ed the sounds of the muf, mate him—through a long career of useful- filed drums, that broke on the sad-den'd ness. Self-made men are the glory of the dream-er's ears, mad-dened by des-pair ; world.
the blood ebb’d and flow'd from their doub. 88. D has two sounds ; first, its name le dy'd shields, and worlds on worlds, and sound ; DAME; dart, dawn,
friends on friends by thousands rollid. dab ; deed, dead; die, did ; dole,
Proverbs. 1. An irritable and passionate do, dog ; duke, duck, druid;
man-is a downright drunkard. 2. Better go to doit, doubt; a dan-dy de-fraud
heaven in rags, than to hell, in embroidery. 3. ed his dad-dy of his sec-ond.
Common sense-is the growth of all countries, hand-ed sad-dle, and dubbed the [D in DO. ]
but very rare. 4. Death has nothing terrible in had-dok a la-dy-bird ; the doub-le head-ed it, but what life has made so. 5. Every vice pad-dy, nod-ding at noon-day, de-ter-mined fights against nature. 6. Folly—is never long to rid-dle ted-ded hay in the fields till dooms- pleased with itself. 7. Guilt—is always jealous. day; the dog-ged dry-ads ad-dict-ed to dep- 8. He that shows his passion, tells his enemy re-da-tions, robbed the day-dawn of its where to hit him. 9. It is pride, not nature, that dread-ed di-a-dem, and erred and strayed a
craves much. 10. Keep out of broils, and you good deal the down-ward road to ad-endum.
will neither be a principal nor a witness. 11.
One dog barking, another soon joins him. 12. 89. I must give all the sounds, particularly Money—is a good servant, but a bad master. the final ones, with great care, and never run the words together, making one, out of
Changes. We see that all material ob. three. And—is pronounced six different jects around us are changing ; their colors ways; only one of which is right. Some change just as the particles are disturbed in call it an, or en; others, un, 'nd, or n;
their relations. This result is not owing to and a few and ; thus good-an-bad caus- any natural cause, but to the Divine Power. en-effect ; loaves-en-fishes, hills-un groves;
And are there not higher influences more popen-un-ink, you-nd I, or youn-I ; an-de' tent, tho' invisible, acting on man's moral said ; hooks-en-eyes, wor-sen-worse, pleas- nature, pervading the deepest abysses of his ure-un-pain ; cakes-n-beer, to-un-the'; roun- affection, and the darkest recesses of his d'n-round, ol-d'n-young, voice-n-ear; bread thoughts ; to purify the one, and enlighten en-butter ; vir-tu-n-vice; Jame-zen-John: the other, and from the chaos of both-to solem-un-sub-lime, up-'n-down, pies’-n.
educe order, beauty and happiness? And cakes
. I will avoid such glaring faults, and why is it not changed? Shall we deny to give to each letter its appropriate sound.
his moral nature, the powers and capacities
which we assign to stocks and stones ? Or, Notes. 1. Here the delicate ear may perceive the aspirate is the Almighty less inclined to bring the after the vocal part of d, as after b, and some other letters. The vocal is made, (see engraving, ) by pressing the tongue against the most highly endowed of his creatures into gums of the upper fore-teeth, (the incisors,) and the roof of the the harmony and blessedness of his own Dimouth, beginning to say d, without the e sound ; and the aspirated vine Order? To affirm either would be part, by removing the tongue, and the organs taking their natural the grossest reflection on the character of positions ; but avoid giving the aspirate of the vocal consonants, God, and the nature of his works. If man, any vocality. 2. By whispering the vocal consonants, the aspi- then, be not changed, so as to reflect the rate only is heard. 3. Dis silent, in hand-sel, hand-saw, hands likeness and image of his Creator and Reand in Dnie-per, ( Nee-per,) and Dnies-ter, ( Nees-ter). 4. Do not deemer, it must be in consequence of his give the sound of j to d in any word ; as-grand-eur, sold-ier, own depraved will, and blinded understand. verd-ure
, ed-u-cate, ob-du-rate, cred-u-lous, mod-u-late, &c.; but ing. speak them as though written grand-yur, sold-yur, &c. ; the same
Varieties. 1. Why is the letter D like analogy prevails in na-ture, fort-une, &c. 5. The following parti
a sailor ? because it follows the C. 2. cipials and adjectives, should be pronounced without abridgment; a bless-ed man gives unfeign-ed thanks to his learn-ed friend, and Books, ( says Lord Bacon,) should have no belov-ed lady; some wing-ed animals are curs-ed things; you say patrons, but truth and reason. 3. Who fol. he curs'd and bless'd him, for he feign'd that he had learn'd his lows not virtue in youth, cannot fly vice in lessson. 6. Pronounce words in the Bible, the same as in other ! old age. 4. Never buy-what you do not
want, because it is cheap; it will be a dear Anecdote. Blushing. A certain fash, article to you in the end. 5. Those-bear ionable and dissipated youth, more famed disappointments the best, who have been for his red nose, than for his wit, on ap' most used to them. 6. Confidence-produces proaching a female, who was highly rouged, more conversation than either wit or talent. said ; “Miss; you blush from modesty. 7. Attend well to all that is said ; for noth"Pardon me Sir,"—she replied, “ I blushing-texists in vain, either in outward crefrom reflection.''
ation, in the mind, in the speech, or in the Kindness-in woman, not their beauteous looks actions. Shall win my love.
Authors, hefore they writc, should read.
91. Do not hurry your enunciation of | Proverbs. 1. None of you know where the words, precipitating syllable over syllable, shoe pinches. 2. One may live and learn. 3. and word over word, nor melt them together Remember the reckoning. 4. Such as the tree is, into a mass of confusion, in pronouncing such is the fruit. 5. The biggest horses are not them; do not abridge or prolong them to the best travelers. 6. What cannot be cured, much, nor swallow nor force them; but de- must be endured. 7. You cannot catch old birds liver them from your vocal and articulating with chaf. 8. Argument-seldom convinces any organs, as golden coins from the mint, ac-one, contrary to his inclinations. 9. A horse-is curately impressed, perfectly finished, neatly neither better, nor worse, for his trappings. 10. and elegantly struck, distinct, in due suc
Content-is the philosopher's stone, that turns all cession, and of full weight.
it touches into gold. 11. Never sport, with the 92. The second sound of D, is that opinions of others. 12. Be prompt in every thing. of T; when at the end of words, after c, f, s8, P9, 0, 2, ch, and
Anecdote. President Harrison, in his sh, with silent e, under the ac
last out-door exercise, was assisting the gardcent; FAC’D: he curs'd his
ner in adjusting some grape-vines. The gardstuff'd shoe, and dipp'd it in [D. in FAC’D.) ner remarked, that there would be but little poach'd eggs, that escap'd from the vex'd use in trailing the vines, so far as any fruit cook, who watch'd the spic'd food with was concerned; for the boys would come on arch'd brow, trippd his crisp'd feet, and Sunday, while the family was at church, and dash'd them on the mash'd hearth; she pip'd steal all the grapes; and suggested to the and wisp'd
a tune for the watch'd thief who general, as a guard against such a loss, that jump'd into the sack'd pan, and scratch:d he should purchase an active watch-dog. his blanch'd face, which eclips'd the chaf'd horse, that was attach'd and wrapp'd for a Said the general, “Better employ an active tax'd scape-grace.
Sabbath-school teacher; a dog may take care 93. To read and speak with ease, accu- teacher will take care of the grapes and the
of the grapes, but a good Sabbath-school racy, and effect, are great accomplishments ; as elegant and dignified as they are useful, boys too.” and important. Many covet the art, but Home. Wherever we roam, in whatever few are willing to make the necessary ap- climate or land we are cast, by the accidents plication: and this makes good readers and of human life, beyond the mountains or bespeakers, so very rare. Success depends, yond the ocean, in the legislative halls of the principally, on the student's own exertions, Capitol, or in the retreats and shades of priuniting correct theory with faithful practice. vate life, our hearts turn, with an irresistible
94. Irregulars. T-generally has this instinct, to the cherished spot, which ushered sound; the lit-tle tat-ler tit-tered at the us into existence. And we dwell, with detaste-ful tea-pot, and caught a tempt-ing lightful associations, on the recollection of tar-tar by his sa-ti-e-ty; the stout Ti-tan the streams, in which, during our boyish took a tell-tale ter-ma-gant and thrust her days, we bathed, the fountains at which we against the tot-ter-ing tow-ers, for twist-ing drank, the piney fields, the hills and the valthe frit-ters; Ti-tus takes the pet-u-lent out-casts, and tos-ses them into na-ture's leys where we sported, and the friends, who pas-tures with the tur-tles; the guests of shared these enjoyments with us. the hosts at-tract a great deal of at-ten-tion, Varieties. 1. If we do well, shall we nust and sub-sti-tute their pre-texts for tem- be accepted ? 2. A guilty conscience-parapests; the cov-et-ous part-ner, des-ti-tute of lyzes the energies of the boldest mind, anů fort-une, states that when the steed is stol. enfeebles the stoutest heart
. 3. Persons in en, he shuts the sta-ble door, lest the grav- love, generally resolve—first, and reason afi-ty of his ro-tun-di-ty tip his tac-tics into terward. 4. All contingencies have a Provnon-en-ti-ty. When a twister, a twisting, will twist him a twist,
idence in them. 5. If these principles of ElFor twisting his twist, he three twines doth intwist; ocution be correct, practicing them as here
taught, will not make one formal and ar1. This dento-lingual sound may be made by tificial, but natural and effectuous. 6. Be whispering the imaginary word tuh, (short u) the tongue being above the opinion of the world, and act from pressed against the upper front teeth, and then suddenly removed, as indicated by the engraving. 2. T is silent when preceded by your own sense of right and wrong. 7. All s, and followed by the abbreviated terminations en, le. Apostle
, christians believe the soul of man to be imglisten, fasten, epistle, often, castle, pestle, soften, whistle, chasten, mortal : if, then, the souls of all, who have bustle, christen; in eclat, bil-let-douz, debut, haut-boy, currants, departed out of the body from this world, are de-pot
, hostler, mortgage, Christmas, Tmolus, and the first t; in in the spiritual world, what millions of inchest-nut and mis-tle-toe. 3. The adjectives, blessed, cursed, &c. are exceptions to the rule for pronouncing d. 4. Consonants are habitants must exist therein ! sometimes double in their pronunciation, although not found in the name spelling; pit-ied, (pit-ted,) river, (riv-var,) mon-ey
The man, who consecrates his powers, (mon-ney,) etc. Beware of chewing your words, as vir chu,
By vigorous effort, and an honest aim, na-chure, etc.
At once, he draws the sting of life, and death ; Self-alone, in nature rooted fast,
He walks with Nature ; and her paths-are Attends us—first, and leaves us-last.
But if one of the twines of the twist do untwist, The twine that untwisteth untwisteth the twist. Notes.
95. Let the position be erect, and the body Proverbs. 1. Hope—is a good breakfast, but balanced on the foot upon which you stand: a bad supper. 2. It is right to put every thing to banish all care and anxiety from the mind; its proper use. 3. Open confession-is good for let the forehead be perfectly smooth, the the soul. 4. Pride-must have a fall. 5. The lungs entirely quiescent, and make every ef- lower mill-stone-grinds as well as the upper fort from the abdominal region. To expand one. 6. Venture not all in one vessel. 7. What the thorax and become straight, strike the one ardently desires, he easily believes. 8. YieldPALMs of the hands together before, and the ing—is sometimes the best way of succeeding. backs of them behind, turning the thumbs 9. A man that breaks his word, bids others be upward: do all with a united action of the false to him. 10. Amendment—is repentance. 11. body and mind, the center of exertion being There is nothing useless to a person of sense. in the small of the back; be in earnest, but 12. The hand of the diligent-maketh rich. husband your breath and strength; breathe
Patience and Perseverance. Let any often, and be perfectly free, easy, indepen- one consider, with attention, the structure dent, and natural.
of a common engine to raise water. Let
him observe the intricacy of the machinery, 96. F has two sounds: first, name and behold in what vast quantities one of sound: FIFE ; off with the scarf
the heaviest elements is forced out of its from the calf's head; the af-fa
course ; and then let him reflect how many ble buf-foon, faith-ful to its gaf
experiments must have been tried in vain, fer, lifts his wife's fa-ther from
how many obstacles overcome, before a frame
of such wonderful variety in its parts, could the cof-fin, and puts in the fret- [F in FIFE.]
have been successfully put together : after ful cuf-fy; fear-ful of the ef-fects, the fright- which consideration let him pursue his enful fel-low prof-fers his hand-ker-chief to fire terprise with hope of success, supporting of the dan-druff from the fit-ful fool's of-fen- the spirit of industry, by thinking how much sive fowl-ing-piece.
may be done by patience and perseverance. 97. If you read and speak slow, and ar- Varieties. Was the last war with Engticulate well, you will always be heard with land—justifiable? 2. In every thing you attention ; although your delivery, in other undertake, have some definite object in mind. respects, may be very faulty : and remem-3. Persons of either sex-may captivate, by ber, that it is not necessary to speak very assuming a feigned character ; but when the loud, in order to be understood, but very dis- deception is found out, disgrace and unhaptinctly, and, of course, deliberately. The piness will be the consequences of the fraud. sweeter, and more musical your voice is, the 4. All truths are the forms of heavenly better, and the farther you may be heard, loves ; and all falsities are the forms of inthe more accurate will be your pronuncia- fernal loves. 5. While we co-operate with tion, and with the more pleasure and profit Nature, we cannot labor too much—for the will you be listened to.
development and perfection of body and 98. Irregulars, Gh and Ph frequently mind; but when we force or contradict her, have this sound; Phil-ip Brough, laugh'd so far from mending and improving the enough at the phantoms of the her-maph-ro- it below the brute. 6. How ridiculous some
human form divine,” we actually degrade dite phi-los-o-phy, to make the nymph Saphi-ra have a phthis-i-cal hic-cough; the ser
people make themselves appear, by giving
their opinions for or against a thing, with aph’s draught of the proph-e-cy was lith-ographụd for an eph-a of phos-pho-res-ent which they are unacquainted! 7. The law naph-tha, and a spher-i-cal trough of tough has a right to alter, add, or diminish, one
of God is divine and eternal, and no person phys-ic.
word: it must speak for itself, and stand by Notes. 1. To make this dento-labial aspirate, press the
itself. under lip against the upper fore teeth, as seen in the engraving,
fire! 2. Gh, are Who needs a teacher-to admonish him, [mist? silent in drought, burrough, nigh, high, brought, dough, flight, That flesh-is grass ? That earthly things-are etc.; and Ph and h in phthis-i-cal. 3. The difficulty of applying what are our joys—but dreams ? and what our rules, to the pronunciation of our language, may be illustrated by the two following lines, where ough is pronounced in different But goodly shadows in the summer cloud ? (hopes, ways; as o, utt, off, ow, oo, and ock. Though the tough cough There's not a wind that blows, but bears with it and hiccough plough me through, O'er life's dark lough my course Some rainbow promise. Not a moment flies,
But puts its sickle-in the fields of life, [cares. Anecdote. Natural Death. An old man, And mows its thousands, with their joys and who had been a close observer all his life,
Our early days !-How often-back when dangerously sick, was urged by his
We turn-on Life's bewildering track, friends, to take advice of a quack; but objec
To where, n'er hill, and valley, plays ter, saying,—“I wish to die a natural
The sunlight of our early days ! death."
A monkey, to reform the times, The patient mind, by yielding-overcomes.
Resolved to visit foreign climes.
and blow out the first sound
I will pursue.
99. He who attempts to make an inroad Proverbs. 1. A good cause makes a stout on the existing state of things, though evi- heart, and a strong arm. 2. Better ten guilty dently for the better, will find a few
to en- persons escape, than one innocently suffer. 3. courage and assist him, in effecting a use- Criminals-are punished, that crime may be preful reform; and many who will treat his vented. 4. Drunkenness-turns a man out of honest exertions with resentment and con- himself, and leaves a beast in his room. 5. He tempt, and cling to their old errors with a that goes to church, with an evil intention, goes fonder pertinacity, the more vigorous is the on the devil's errand. 6. Most things have haneffort to tear them from their arms. There dles ; and a wise man takes hold of the best. 7. is more hope of a fool, than of one wise in Our flatterers-are our most dangerous enemies ; his own conceit.
yet they are often in our own bosom. 8. Pover100. The second sound of F, is that ty-makes a man acquainted with strange bedof V: OF; (never off, nor uv;)
fellows. 9. Make yourself all honey, and the there-of here-of, where-of; the
flies will be sure to devour you. 10. Many talk only words in our language, in
like philosophers, and live like fools. 11. A stitch which F, has this sound: a
in time-saves nine. 12. The idle man's head, is piece of cake, not a piece-u
the devil's workshop. cake, nor a piece-ur-cake. [F in OF.)
Anecdote. School master and pupil. A 101. Muscle Breakers. Thou waft’d'st school master-asked a boy, one very cold the rickety skiff over the mountain height winter morning, what was the Latin-for cliffs, and clearly saw'st the full orb'd moon, the word cold: at which the boy hesitated, in whose silvery and effulgent light, thou-saying, I have it at my finger's ends. reef'd'st the haggled sails of the ship-wrecked vessel, on the rock-bound coast of Kam. Ourselves and Others. That manscat-ka. He was an unamiable, disrespect deserves the thanks of his country, who conful, incommunicative, disingenuous, formi- nects with his own—the good of others. dable, unmanageable, intolerable and pusi. The philosopher—enlightens the world; lanimous old bachelor. Get the latest the manufacturer-employs the needy; and amended edition of Charles Smith's Thu. the merchant-gratifies the rich, by procucyd-i-des, and study the colonist's best in- ring the varieties of every clime. The miterests.
ser, altho' he may be no burden on society, 102. Irregulars. V has this vocal aspi- yet, thinking only of himself, affords no one rate; also Ph in a few words; my vain nepho else-either profit, or pleasure. As it is not ew, Ste-phen Van-de-ver, be-lieves Ve-nus of any one-to have a very large share of a ves-tal vir-gin, who viv-i-fies his shiv-ered liv-er, and im-proves his vel-vet voice, happiness, that man will, of course, have the so as to speak with viv-id viv-ac-i-ty; the largest portion, who makes himself—a partbrave chev-a-lier be-haves like a vol-a-tile ner in the happiness of others. The BENEVcon-ser-va-tive, and says, he loves white OLENT-are sharers in every one's joys. wine vin-e-gar with veal vict-uals every Varieties. 1. Ought not the study of our warm day in the vo-cal vales of Vu-co-var.
language be made part of our education? 103. Faults in articulation, early con- 2. He who is slowest in making a promise, is tracted, are suffered to gain strength by hab- generally the most faithful in performing it. it, and grow so inveterate by time, as to be 3. They who are governed by reason, need almost incurable. Hence, parents should no other motive than the goodness of a thing, assist their children to pronounce correctly, to induce them to practice it. 4. A reading in their first attempts to speak, instead of people—will become a thinking people; and permitting them to pronounce in a faulty then they are capable of becoming a rationmanner : but soine, so far from endeavoring al and a great people. 5. The happiness of to correct them, encourage them to go on in their baby talk; thus cultivating a vicious every one-depends more on the state of his mode of articulation. Has wisdom fled from own mind, than on any external circummen; or was she driven away?
stance; nay, more than all external things
put together. 6. There is no one so despicaNotes. 1. This diphthongal sound, is made like that of f, with the addition of a voice sound in the larynx : see engraving. 2 | ble, but may be able, in some way, and at A n:odification of this sound, with the upper lipover-lapping the un- some time, to revenge our impositions. 7. der sne, and blowing down on the chin, gives a very good imita. Desire-seeks an end : the nature of the detiou of the humble-bee. 3. Avoid saying gim me some, för give sire, love and life, may be known by its end. me some; I haint got any, for I have not got any; I don't luff to 80; for, I don't love, (like rather,) to go; you'll haff to do it; for When lowly Merit-feels misfortune's blow,
And seeks relief from penury and wo,
Hope tills with rapture-every generous heart, If his chief good and market of his time,
To share its treasures, and its hopes impart ; Be but to sleep and
feed? A beast, no more. Sure, As, rising o'er the sordid lust of gold, He, th't made us, with such large discourse,
It shows the impress-of a heavenly mould ! Looking before, and after, gave us not That capability-and god-like reason,
Whose nature is—30 far from doing harm, To rust in us-unused.
That he suspects none.
you will have to do it.