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LETTERS, SYLLABLES AND WORDS....

9
SEC. I. Letters .........

9
Vowels

9
Diphthongs..

10
Consonants.

13
Sec. II. Syllables

17
Sec. III. Words .....

18
Noun .........

18
Article ....
Adjective

20
Pronoun.................. 21
Verb ..........

....... 24
Participles......

26
First Participle.

26
Second Participle

29
Adverb...

31
Conjunction

...... 34
Preposition

36
Interjection.. .......... 37

PARAGRAPHS; OR SENTENCES IN Con-

TINUOUS DISCOURSE....

196

An epigram on bad singers........... 204

A father's advice to his son.

204
A vehement attack on the alien and
sedition law

207

A legitimate British influence........ 208

A moral change allegorically descri-
bed .....

213
An exhibition of the evils of the press-
gang

221
An appeal to the bad passions repre-

hensible.......

A two-fold peace ................... 229

A political pause..

248
An autumnal picture....

... 257

Abraham's intercession for Sodom... 263

A sister's intercession ...

267
A political Jupiter usurping the pow-
ers of the whole Pantheon.

270
Anecdotes

273
A man who knew many things, but
nothing of law....

293
Ange: incompatible with a spirit of
prayer...

311
A cause which is no cause; or bad
reasoning illustrated...

316

A part of Emmett's defence......... 318

A ruling power within us evident, but
its nature unknown

320

A story loses nothing in its progress.. 326

Abuse of language

338

A winter scene

..... 344
A curtain lecture of Mrs. Caudle ..... 354
335 The Pharisee and the Publican... 22A
Leather-stocking on the prairie 363 A friend in need.......

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tion ...

255

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A handbill distributed through Boston, Men not always what they seem to be 260
on Monday, Feb. 6, 1775 ....
357 Music and love ...

264
A man of business on a question of Mexico at first seen by the Spaniards. 286
taste .....
366 Miscellaneous extracts

314
Beauty: a frail possession..... 210 Man made for labor

320
Boldness and perseverance in the cause Meyerbeer.......

324
of justice only, commendable 245 No sorrow entirely without allevia-
Beauties of standard authors not al-

217
ways obvious at first ....... 340

New York as it was

247
Battle of Hohenlinden............. 352

as it is.....

249
Burning of the Fame.....

359 Obligation of respect and affection for
Contentment in view of age. .

220
parents

291
Consequences of English friendship, Our wishes help to deceive us

350
generosity, and kindness in India... 271 Perseverance and importunity in pray-
Christianity advancing
290 er commended ..

216
Caution should guide political innova- Paul comparing himself with other
tion ......
310 teachers..

260
Cassio has lost his reputation.

322 Perils of the desert.................. 268
Constantinople
351 Power of music.............

274
Conclusion ..

373 Part of the defence of Paul at Jerusa-
Description of a sunset.

209
lem......

275
Death of Altamont

241 Pleasantry not incompatible with reli-
Dissatisfaction with the arrangements

gion....

277
of Providence, rebuked
243 Planets and fixed stars ...

359
Diversity of gifts, but the same end... 279 Profanity

278
Design of the missionary enterprise 283 Preamble and resolution passed at Bos-
Dr. Samuel Johnson

292

ton on Friday, Dec. 30, 1774.. 370
Death, the friend of the good
296 Ruth and Naomi...

269
Death rightly regarded, not an object Rienzi's address to the Romans .... 301
of dread.

319 Retaliation as a principle of conducting
Dishonorable means to success never

war...

333
to be used ..
346 Rain in summer

371
Evils of the old confederation.. 214 Speech of Patrick Henry

251
Effects of justification by faith ....... 287 Sorrow for the dead
Equality of human condition
341 Soliloquy of Peter Quince

257
Fortitude under reverses a source of Soliloquy of Parolles

266
greatness and power .....

215 Solemn in pressions produced by a
Fame founded on lasting results, alone contemplation of the heavens. 230
durable

219 Soliloquy of King Richard III. ....... 234
Fame, rather sought than enjoyed.... 235 Satirical pictures not injurious to mor-
Few and many stripes

274
als...

312
Folly of regretting the brevity of life Some must be greater, richer, wiser;
pleasantly exposed...

304 but therefore not necessarily happier
Fortitude women under reverses of

than others.....

324
fortune...
319 Satan's farewell and salutation

342
God only can satisfy and fill our affec- Sympathy with France and Bonaparte 207
tions
220 The speech of Brutus

196
How we should live.....:

219 The influence of public opinion...... 198
Harsh names generally unjust

278
The blind preacher ....

199
Hampden....
292 The nature of true eloquence..

202
Horatio announces to Hamlet the ap- The fall of the oppressor a source of
pearance of his father's ghost. 305 consolation to good men...

... 203
Harvard College and the Ohio..

329

The moral state of a man between the
Humming-bird

368 conception and the commission of a
Important results from the sufferings

crime .......

203
of the Pilgrims......

201 The States a barrier to consolidation.. 208
Ingratitude the canse of discontent... 203 The connection between goodness and
In what philosophy consists .

204 happiness
Incidents of the sea....
221 The resurrection of Lazarus.........

210
Influence of war....

227 The influence of elegant literature... 212
Immortality
231 The poor widow..

212
Iinagination the ruling faculty of the The value of public faith.

212
lunatic, the lover and the poet..... 259 The influence of popular applanse
Intimations of immortality...
288 The love of nature..

216
Influence of time in moderating grief.. 300 The advantages of a thorough educa-
If God be for you, fear nothing. 302

tion...

217
Importance of action in oratory 328 The death of Hamilton...

223
Life, a river ....

279 The power of verse to perpetuate
Legal notices

210

214

22A

225
Letter of Dr. Franklin ..

The landing of the Pilgrimis

226
ringled emotions

218! The wrongs of Anneric: ........

357, 369

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ed .....

233

Pege Trust in God commended and enjoin The greatest characters may derive

230 their chief lustre from a single act.. 281 The employment of informers destruc The Bible ....

282 tive to private happiness

232 “The Life of Johnson," and its auThe spirit of independence 233 thor, Boswell.

295 The survivors of the battle of Bunker The excesses of revolutions produced Hill....

by previous oppression

297 Truth invincible if left to grapple with The advocates of Charles I. properly falsehood on equal terms 234 chastised ..

299 The results of free discussion....... 235 The child and the man.............. 303 The death of Lefevre

235

The superior worldly advantages of The Martyrs....

236 illitera*2 men, no ground for comThe effects of an exaggerated estimate plaint

308 of mankind..

238
The de calogue..

327 The value of a book.....

238

The design of Bunker Hill monument The fitness of Christianity to any stage

in accordance with the principles of society.....

239 aid purest feelings of our nature... 339 The consolation of virtue in afflic The ruined archangel

341 tion.......

240 The only sufficient cause of war..... 342 The proper limits of benevolence..... 240 The murderer's hope of impunity, vain 347 The adaptation of the gospel to the The old oaken bucket ..

349 wants of the unhappy.

243

Terrible overthrow of persecutors.... 352 The cruelty of the infidel............ 244 The dying Christian.....

354 The sufferings of Huguenots. 245 The shipwreck

358 The consequences of being too fond of Tom Flinter and his man....

360 glory.... 250 The dying alchemist

360 The stratagem of a thief

254 Virtue and piety are conformity to naThe design of law 255 ture ........

231 The effects of Paul's preaching at Virtue can never be disgraced.... 238 Ephesus 259 What constitutes a state

365 The designs of Cæsar inferred from the War, crime and tyranny at variance character of his associates.. 261 with nature

219 The designs of Cæsar inferred from his We should glory in the Redeemer.... 271 triumphs. 262 Wisdom. in what it consists

283 The approach to Palmyra

264
Webster's reply to Hayne

285 The Jew's defence. 266 William Pitt....

294 The influence of circumstances on our Weehawken

321 judgments

267

Why Greece and Ionia relapsed into The Christian on his way to heaven

barbarism

322 wonld have company

275 We should hope and trust, notwithTo every man according to his advan standing the mysteries of Providence 337 tages 279 What is good...

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