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History........
319 Moral greatness.....

280
“How," misuse of...
144 “Mutual,” misuse of...

146
Humor, defined....
270 Myself,” misuse of..

147
Hyperbole, defined.

....243-4
Hypercatalectic verse..

344

N
Hyphen, rules for.....

405
“ Name," misuse of..

149
I
“Neither," misuse of..

143
Newly-coined words..

136
lambus defined.......
339 News-writing.....

323
Ideas, faulty connection of. ..... 191“ Nice," misuse of..

146
“Illy," criticised
143 “No," misuse of...

143
Imagery, its effect on expression..... 276 Not, position of...

182
“Inaugurate," misuse of.
149 Not-but, etc., position of.

182
Indicative mode.......
84 Notes, formal, style of .

316
“ Indices,” misuse of......

145
Indirect form of discourse... ..112-13
Infinitive mode

81
Interrogation, energy promoted by . 109,

Obscurity, defined....

180
204-205.
sublimity promoted by.

279
point, rules for......

Obsolescent words.
401

136
Intuition, figures of...

Obsolete words

135
Inversion, energy promoted by....... 204

'Older," criticised.

146
Irony, defined.

Only, rule for.....

181
.....241, 242
Italics, explained.....

Oration, defined

309
It," anticipative subject

Order of words..
.........III, 112

.....115, 198
grammatical and rhetorical.. 115-119
Ottava Rima......

353
L
Overflown," misuse of..

146
Latin derivatives.....

...153, 154
Leaders, explained...

P

410
Least," misuse of...

143
Lecture, defined....

Parable, defined.

231
Less," misuse of.

Paragraph, continuity of

256
142
Letters, address......

defined
.312, 317

93
“ Like," misuse of....

directions in forming...
142

93
“ Likewise," misuse of.

illustrations of......
142

.94, 259
Litotes......

synthesis of sentences into..
244

93
unity of........

256
variety of....
M

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Paraphrase......

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Measure, poetical, defined.
336 Parenthesis, incorrect use of.

192
Melodrama, defined...

374
Memoir, defined..
320 | Parody

269
Metaphor.....
.224-227 | Particles...

149
Meter, defined..
336 omission of.

199
various...

•355, 356

“splitting"
Metonymy.
232 “Party," misuse of.

142
Metrical romance....

373 Passive voice in varying expression.. 108
Mock-heroic, defined

269 Pastoral poetry
Modes, incongruent union of......... 85 | Pathos...

.271-275

410

310

marks of.......

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Periodic sentence...
203 “ Previous,” misuse of.

147
Period, rules for....
381 Pronouns, personal...

185
Peroration, defined.
311 Propriety of diction, defined.

139-151
Personification
.228, 229 | Prose composition

309-324
Phrase, absolute.
13 Prosody, defined..

336
adjectival..

Provincialisms

137
infinitive..

269
nature of...

Punctuation, defined.
participial..

marks used in..

380
position of...
14 Purity of diction.

135-139
prepositional...
11 Pyrrhic, defined.

340
stereotyped.....

150
tests of position of...

15

Q
use of..
Phraseology, variation of..

120
Quantity marks...

410
Plenty," misuse of.

141
Quantity,” misuse of.

144
Plural with singular forms.

85
Quatrain, defined..

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Poetical constructions.....

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Quotation marks, rules for........... 407
adjective precedes the verb “to be

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adjectives used for adverbs......... 117
adverbial phrases not in juxtaposi-

Radical, words from the same........
tion....

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Recasting, explained....
“and-and” for “both-and,” etc...

.. 120, 124
117 | Redundancy....

196
noun precedes the adjective.......

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Reference marks, explained

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object precedes the verb.

116
Relative, omission of the.

186
omission of the antecedent.

116

“Rendition," misuse of......... 145
omission of the article....

116
Repetition.....

201, 209
omission of the conjunctive particles 116

Reproduction, directions for.

45
omission of the verb “to do". 116

Restive," misuse of...

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personal pronouns with their ante.

Rhetorical order of words.

115
cedents.
117 Rhetoric, defined.

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prepositions are suppressed.....
117 Rhyme, alliterative...

347
pronoun used in the imperative.... 117

assonantal

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verb precedes the nominative..... 116

consonantal.

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Poetic feet..

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defined

347
licenses
.116, 117 double..

349
pauses..
367 sectional

349
Poetry, defined

368
single...

349
didactic..
371 triple ..

349
dramatic.
374 Rhyme-royal, defined.

350
elegiac..

37° Rhythm, beauty of expression due to. 277
epic

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defined

338
form of..

368 influence on English poetry........ 337
lyric..
369 Romances.

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pastoral..

370
satirical.

372

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Position of words..

.180, 181
Power, feelings awakened by......... 278 Sarcasm..

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Precision
152 Satire....

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Preposition, omission of.
186 Satirical poetry.

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338 Synthesis of sentences into a paraSection mark, explained... 410 graph......

93 “ Seldom or ever," criticised. 143 of simple sentences

16 Semicolon, rules for ...

396-398 Sentence, complex.

T compound.. 35 Tautology

197 compromise... 204 | Technical terms

138 construction of. 180 Terza Rima

353 defined

9“There," an introductory word...107, 112 exercises in .....210, 211 Tilde, explained.

410 formation of..

10 Topical outline, preparation of. loose......

203
use of.....

48 miscellaneous examples in..

examples of.

.48, 51, 68 periodic..... 203 | Tragedy, defined

374 qualities of construction of..

180

Transformation of elements..........52-66 simple

9 | Transposition of parts of a sentence.. 115 Sermon, defined

310 | Travels, a book of, defined... Simile.....

319 .220-224 | Travesty, defined... Simplicity of diction, defined.......174-177 Treatise, defined..

269

318 sublimity promoted by........ 281

Tribrach, defined.

340 Smoothness, beauty of expression pro

Triplet, defined..

350 moted by.... 277 | Trochee, defined

339 Song, sacred.

369
Try and,” criticised.

147 secular,... 369 * Try," misuse of....

143 Sonnet, defined.

351 Sound, sublimity promoted by....... 279

U Specific words.

...202, 210 Unity of construction..... ...190-193 Speech, explained...

310 Spenserian stanza, defined.

351 Spondee, defined 340 Variety of expression.....

106 Stanza, defined...

350 Vastness, sublimity promoted by..... 278 “Stopping," misuse of.. 145 | Verb, omission of

187 Story, subjects for.... 131 Verse, anapestic.

345 Strength of construction. ..195-213 blank....

349 Style, defined.

dactylic..

346 extracts for study of.. .284-296 defined

336 varieties of.. . 284, 285 iambic..

342 Subject, omission of.... 186 trochaic.

344 frequent change of.. 190 | Versification, defined.

336 sublimity of......

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exercises in.

-357-366 Subjunctive mode, use of. .83, 84 Vision

237 Sublimity of expression.. .277-284 exercises in.....

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.281-284 “Such,” misuse of.. 144 “Wearies,” criticised.

141 Synecdoche...... .......234, 235 “Were,'' misuse of.

142 Synonyms .......153-170 “Whole,” misuse of

145 examples of...... ......154-168 | Wit, defined..

.267-275 Synthesis of complex sentences...... 29 With,” misuse of.

141 of compound sentences .....

41 | Words, embodied in a sentence....... of paragraphs into a theme.... 263 of similar meaning..

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