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Past Tense
Sing. Plural ...

Each Otherone Another
Each other refers to two, one another to more than two. "Jone...

Divisions Of Grammar
There are four great divisions of Grammar, viz.: Orthograp...

The Heading
The Heading has three parts, viz., the name of the place, the...

Definitions
A Pronoun is a word used for or instead of a noun to keep us ...

Figurative Language
In Figurative Language we employ words in such a way th...

Each, Every, Either, Neither
These words are continually misapplied. Each can be applied t...

Sentence Classification
There are two great classes of sentences according to the gen...


SYLLABLES AND WORDS




Divisions of Grammar Definitions - Etymology.

A syllable is a distinct sound produced by a single effort of
[Transcriber's note: 1-2 words illegible] shall, pig, dog. In every
syllable there must be at least one vowel.

A word consists of one syllable or a combination of syllables.

Many rules are given for the dividing of words into syllables, but the
best is to follow as closely as possible the divisions made by the organs
of speech in properly pronouncing them.





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