Was andere dazu sagen - Rezension schreiben
Es wurden keine Rezensionen gefunden.
Andere Ausgaben - Alle anzeigen
accent accented syllable according activity adjective adverb alongside Anglo Anglosaxon answers appears arises become beginning belong BYRON cast century CHAUCER combination common commonly comp compounds consonant denoted dental derivative determination dialects diphthong distinguished double Engl English especially exception expression feminine final forms French frequently genitive Germanic GLOUCESTER Greek guttural HALLIWELL hand Highdutch inflection initial instance interchange language Latin latter likewise meaning middle Modern-English Modern-French mute names nouns object occurs Old-English Old-French Old-Highdutch Old-norse originally participle particles particularly partly passed perhaps persons plur plural position preceding prefix preposition present preserved preterite pronounced pronunciation rarely receives referred regard relation remains represented Romance saxon seems serves Shakspeare short simple sing singular SKELTON sometimes sort sound speech stands stem strong Subst substantive suffix syllable takes termination tongue unaccented syllable verb verbal vowel weak whence words
Seite 300 - What conscience dictates to be done, Or warns me not to do, This, teach me more than hell to shun, That, more than Heaven pursue. What blessings Thy free bounty gives, Let me not cast away; For God is paid when man receives, T
Seite 280 - Loveliest of lovely things are they, On earth, that soonest pass away. The rose that lives its little hour Is prized beyond the sculptured flower.
Seite 291 - That fill the haunted chambers of the Night, Like some old poet's rhymes. From the cool cisterns of the midnight air, My spirit drank repose; The fountain of perpetual peace flows there, — From those deep cisterns flows.
Seite 263 - In that mansion used to be Free-hearted Hospitality; His great fires up the chimney roared; The stranger feasted at his board; But, like the skeleton at the feast, That warning timepiece never ceased, — "Forever — never! Never — forever!
Seite 238 - The ball always concludes with English country dances, to the number of thirty or forty couple, and so ill danced, that there is very little pleasure in them. They know but half a dozen, and they have danced them over and over these fifty years : I would fain have taught them some new ones, but I found it would be some months' labour to make them comprehend them.
Seite 259 - Ah ! never shall the land forget How gushed the life-blood of her brave — Gushed, warm with hope and courage yet, Upon the soil they fought to save. Now all is calm, and fresh and still, Alone the chirp of flitting bird, And talk of children on the hill, And bell of wandering kine are heard.
Seite 260 - Far along, From peak to peak, the rattling crags among Leaps the live thunder! Not from one lone cloud, But every mountain now hath found a tongue, And Jura answers, through her misty shroud, Back to the joyous Alps, who call to her aloud!
Seite 266 - But Rome is as the desert, where we steer Stumbling o'er recollections: now we clap Our hands, and cry, " Eureka ! it is clear — " When but some false mirage of ruin rises near.