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Criticized me. My friends even criticized me. My friends criticized me, even. ] , A , ,. , ^ ,. ) } Here is a horse to ride on. ) As chairman of the meeting he was successful. ) The word there adverbial force, and in sentence I has lost its original here used simply as an introductory word by means of which we are enabled to put the subject after the verb. Even resembles an adverb more than any other part of speech, and yet it may be used to emphasise is any part of speech. Justify the name prepositional particle for the word on in sentence 5.
Ye forgive not men their trespasses, neither will your By That 5. If Father forgive your trespasses. MATTHEW vi. 15. " " he said, and pointed toward the land, 6. " In the afternoon they came unto a land In which it seemed always afternoon. TENNYSON, The Lotos-Eaters. EXERCISE 16 Write out the present, past, and future indicative tenses of the following verbs : help, save, walk, talk, skate, step. 25. An stantive. " " to change the meaning," or to limit the For instance, in the sentence, The happy boys are playing, the adjective happy limits the application of the word boys in this sentence to a particular class of boys.
Give the relation of each. The Allies their side. 1. on 2. When were victorious in the war because right was the battalion returned to the city, the bells rang and the whistles blew. My friend, Mr. Gourlay, tells his pupils that children cry 3. for algebra. 4. The zero hour was three o'clock in the morning when the enemy trenches were usually quiet. 5. Though many were invited to the banquet, few came. 6. Dr. Smith told the family that, if his directions were followed, the patient would recover.
A HIGH SCHOOL ENGLISH GRAMMAR by George M. Jones, L. E. Horning, John D. Morrow