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The area of the field is ten acres. a'cre
At its narrowest point, the English chan'nel Channel is twenty miles wide.
“Make every bargain clear and plain com plain' That none may afterwards complain.” bu'reau The caster under the bureau is broken.
2 scald reck'on slip'per
wrap'per e lect
re mark can'ker grippe pat’tern nalsal
no'ti fy gyp'sy scout
ci'pher court streak
3 en'trance 66 Beware of entrance to a quarrel.” tail'or The tailor will commence work upon com mence'
suit of clothes to-morrow. limp'ing “Next November limping, battered, bat'ter Now the goodly ships are shattered bat'tered
Far at sea on rock and reef.” reef
“ The cap of velvet could not hold tress'es The tresses of her hair of gold.” prac'tice
“ Practice makes perfect.' head'ache “ A crown is no cure for a headache." flung I flung a stone into the brook.
4 “ Cleanse the fountain if you would purify the stream."
“I heard the thunder hoarsely laugh, Many fleets were strewn like chaff.”
The timbers creak under the heavy strain.
“If poverty is the mother of crime, want of sense is the father.”
“Religion is the best armor in the world, but the worst cloak.”
ear'nest ef'fort pa'tri ot roam dean fa'mous knack rhyme en vel'op en vel'oped
5 6. Success follows earnest effort." “Such is the patriot's boast where'er
we roam, His first, best country, is his home.” 66 The dean was famous in his time, And had a kind of knack at rhyme.” “ Then high above the river's mist
appears an arc of light, A city sleeps, at either end enveloped
in the night.”
reign pri'vate sta'tion buoy va' por north'ern gleam pau' per no'bod y ag'ile
6 The king reigns.
“ The post of honor is the private station.”
Buoys warn sailors of danger.
The vapors hug the stream;
that life and love can die
7 beck'on 66 Time did beckon to the flowers, and cun'ning ly they with'er By noon most cunningly did steal away with'ered And withered in my hand.” shep'herd “ And every shepherd tells his tale haw'thorn Under the hawthorn in the dale." dale
“ Laziness travels so slowly that poverty overtakes him.”
The approach to the house is by a gentle ap proach' rise of ground. rise
o ver take'
ex cept' anx'ious cleanse
bi'cy cle en vellop knack
col'lege bus i'ness buoy pau'per
te'di ous reign gleam
scan'dal gos'sip ed'u cate gas'es flu'id noise'less
8 6 It takes two to create a scandal, one gossip to tell it, and one to listen to it.”
“Every man must educate himself.”
All liquids, air, and all gases are called fluids, because they flow.
6 With noiseless step, sweet memory comes.
“Spring has clad the grove in green." The house is vacant at present.
thresh shield gnash mix'ture
to bac'co car'ry ing taint bel'low ve'hi cle heav'y heav'i ly qui'et ly
men'tion wreck cor'net
ju'nior ex pense cam'phor sau'cer
ex cur'sion cush'ion bayo net sum'mit
10 “ Evil company is like tobacco smoke - you cannot be long in its presence without carrying away its taint.”
Do you hear the cattle bellow ?
“Our minds are like certain vehicles, - when they have little to carry, they make much noise about it; but when heavily loaded, they run quietly."
“I lie amid the goldenrod,
aisle an'them tan'gle tan'gled de ceive' gild dis grace
To the anthem of the free." “ Oh, what a tangled web we weave, When first we practice to deceive."
“ A sunny temper gilds the edges of life's blackest clouds."
In disgrace, the thief retires to his hovel, to die.
The horse moves at a slow gait.
It is a pleasure to ride a horse that canters.
Health is better than wealth.
“For in the inn, there was no better room."