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Sequence Of Tenses
When two verbs depend on each other their tenses must have a ...

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

Interjection
An interjection is a word used to express some sudden emotion...

The Sentence
A sentence is an assemblage of words so arranged as to ...

Harmony
Harmony is that property of style which gives a smoothness to...

Other And Another
These are words which often give to expressions a meaning far...

This Muchthus Much
"This much is certain" should be "Thus much or so much is cer...

Past Perfect Tense
Sing. Plural ...


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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