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"They fall like a natural cascade from rock to rock."

"Mine be a cot beside the hill,

A beehive's hum shall soothe my ear."
"Now Nature hangs her mantle green
On every blooming tree."

"I blow the bellows, I forge the steel
In all the shapes of trade."
"Famine comes like a gaunt wolf."

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"It is not birth, nor rank, nor state, But get-up-and-get that makes men great."

"On woodlands ruddy with autumn, the sunshine lies."

The florist is compelled to expend several hundred dollars to repair the damage done by the storm.

"Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise."

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“Learn the luxury of doing good." cor'o net “Kind hearts are more than coronets." cul'ti vate “ Great men cultivate love ; only little cher'ish men cherish a spirit of hatred." ha'tred “ And the maize field grew and ripened splen'dor Till it stood in all the splendor gar'ment Of its garment green and yellow.” boss

“ There isn't any such thing as being tramp your own boss unless you're a tramp, and con'sta ble then there's the constable."

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nerves and sharpens our sharp'en skill.' hoist'ed The sailors hoisted the distress dis tress' signal.

• The heights by great men reached height

and kept at tain'

Were not attained by sudden flight; at tained' But they, while their companions com pan'ion slept, up'ward

Were toiling upward in the night."

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"Do put your accent in the proper

place."

You should accent the last syllable of the word exchange.

"The winds make this wooden shanty rock to and fro."

"The hazel blooms, in threads of crimson hue,

Peep through the swelling buds, foretelling spring."

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"Pure gurgling rills the lonely desert trace

And waste their music on the savage race."

"Oh, the snow, the terrible snow, Won't we rejoice when we see it go!" "Oh, for a lodge in some vast wilderness!"

At the close of the session, the teacher will dismiss all the pupils.

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"He became a surly little rebel, who sur'ly took pleasure in doing exactly the ex act'ly contrary of everything that he was desired con'tra ry to do."

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The servants rebel against the master. "Our watchword is victory or death; we will enjoy our liberty or perish in the last ditch."

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"Hidden reefs made caution necessary." "The sleeping fox catches no poultry."

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"The foolish and wicked practice of profane swearing is a vice so mean and char'ac ter so low that every person of sense and character detests and despises it."

"Proverbs are the wisdom of ages.'
The boy recites well.

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"Practice what you profess to be."
Practice is often spelled practise.
The winter day was bleak and cold.
I reside in the city.

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22 per'il At the peril of his own life, the brave en deav'or fireman endeavors to rescue those in res'cue danger.

“By land, by water, they renew the char'i ot

charge; barge They stop the chariot and board the hes'i tate

barge.” ' Hesitate not to perform your duty. cal'la

The calla is a beautiful flower. rinse The maid will rinse the clothes.

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“ Yet do the work; it shall succeed vic'tor

In thine, or in another's day. meed And if denied the victor's meed, toil'er

Thou shalt not lack the toiler's pay. va ri'e ty « Variety's the spice of life, fla'vor

That gives it all its flavor." ex' cel lent Happiness is an excellent remedy and rem'e dy

keeps people in better health than any

other medicine." bou quet

The bouquet was beautiful. heifler A heifer is a young cow.

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