Imagens das páginas


clem'en cy

sward an'tic slough con nive'

ge'ni al

cy pom'pa dour mon sieur spec'ta cle ster'il ize ces sa'tion

in sol' vent e vap'o rate i tal'i cize cre den'tial pa ren'the sis

a bash' com mute rés'u'mé! dis suade'

tem' por al per'me ate in'tri cate du'bi ous

in va' sion

pro fi'cient glos'sa ry men ag'er ie il lit'er ate in cu ba'tor em broid'er in fu'ri ate


stanch encore frontier malaria noxious typhoid

colonel brilliant harangue brazier ammonia tableau

tableau officious governor unique languor catarrh convenient

convenient vertebra genuine


os' si fy par'ti cle pon toon'

pro sa'ic

at'ta ché! nom'i nal tan'gi ble

pre ma ture' min'i a ture in duction strat'e gy a mel'io rate ru'mi nate a cid'i ty

fas tid'i ous

pa sha'


sage daze


dy'na mite em'bry o

typ'i cal me'di um du ra'tion griev'ance in'te gral

par tic'i pant
in'ven to ry
scru'ti nize
e vac'u ate

veer scent


“Good-nature is more agreeable in conversation than wit, and gives a certain air to the countenance which is more amiable than beauty. It shows in the fairest light, takes off in some measure from the deformity of vice, and makes even folly and impertinence supportable.” – Addison.

A concise statement is brief; a condensed statement is compact in thought; a terse statement is sharp, pointed, and pithy.

“Recovery is one's own act; restoration is the act of another.” Recovery of property is good fortune. Its restoration is an act of justice.


to'per waste'ful

yearn gor'mand rav'en ous prox'y rev'el er prod'i gal

lan'cet ep'i cure ex trav'a gant brack'ish

can'nel char'coal an'thra cite bi tu'mi nous

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“ Cut off the causes, and the effects will cease. Dryden. “Good reasons must of force give way to better.” — Shakespeare. Every principle that is a motive to good actions ought to be encouraged.” Addison.

A defendant defends himself; a defender defends another. “Patrick Henry was beyond doubt the ablest defender of criminals in Virginia.' Wirt.

" The one sole object of education, properly understood, is not to make a gentleman, or a lawyer, or a mechanic, or a farmer, but to draw out to their utmost limits all the susceptibilities of our threefold nature,

- intellect, heart, and will; and the product of this true discipline is not a scholar, nor a philosopher, nor an artist, but a fully developed man.” Tuefft.

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Mi gra're [mi gra'tus] = to go from place to place. Nas'ci [na'tus] (na'tur) = to be born.

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sward yearn alien genial

slough cologne particle spectacle tenure puerile dissuade chrysalis separate obvious

menagerie statistics crochet bouquet sterilize

sa li' va al bu'men di ges'tion
os'se ous

car' ti lage
lig'a ment

mas' ti cate cra'ni um

lig'a ture nu tri'tion

chyle lymph sin'ew den' tine

14 buf fet! por'tière!

mo quette' ca rafe' ward'robe' jar'di'nière' Ax'min ster .de can'ter tab'ou ret chif' fo nier' mold'ing coun’ter pane tête-à-tête! chan'de lier' dra'per y



To delay is to put off action indefinitely; to postpone is to set aside either definitely or indefinitely; to defer is to postpone to some future time for action; to procrastinate is to delay through lack of determination. The indolent procrastinate.

“A lie should be trampled on and extinguished wherever found. I am for fumigating the atmosphere when I suspect that falsehood, like pestilence, breathes around me." Carlyle.

“Our constitution is in actual operation; everything appears to promise that it will last; yet in this world nothing is certain but death and taxes.” - Franklin.

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“What a piece of work is man! How noble in reason; how infinite in faculties; in form and moving how express and admirable! In action how like an angel; in apprehension how like a god; the beauty of the world, — the paragon of animals ! ” — Hamlet.

“ Brains and great executive ability are potent factors in man's success, but without the firmest and most thoroughly grounded principles of cardinal honesty they are factors which cannot make for suc

It is the combination of great ability and sterling integrity which places men in control of large interests and keeps them there." - Practical Age.


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