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is the highest of the Hecla is in the
of Ice Alpine summits.
land. Avoid evil
With what tenderness quadru. Are you aware that an idle
peds nurse their -! never becomes a good
In the Indian Ocean there are The peak of Teneriffe may be winds called trade
seen at the distance of a If twenty-four measures of snow hundred
were melted they would proOne added to nineteen makes duce but one of
A pound of sea-water contains Europe, Asia, and Africa, com- two ounces of pose the eastern
The leaves of trees form one of The Atlantic Ocean separates the greatest beauties of from
With what goodness does Vesuvius is the only volcano provide for our happiness! on the continent of
We do not pay attention enough Mount Etna is a
in Si- to the gifts of cily.
Sugar is produced from the
juice of a certain
Ellipsis of the Adjective.
boy remain in his He has seen it
times. place. That castle was built by
books are mine; the Conqueror.
are his. His brother has a prior James is years of age. claim.
John is but He is the boy in school.
- man, woman, and child, The music is most
was present. These poor people are very Exercise makes us
are the most temperate Were good would people in Europe.
be happy. I travelled with to Dub- \ I lent
a book, but lin.
did not return
to He treated
very kindly. Many are better than met and shook hands.
to be. Forgive the injury he That is the vice I hate. has done
This is the friend
I love. The general encouraged
Every man consoles men.
with the hope of change. A good boy loves
pa Cato killed rents.
to be de He laid book on
dost thou think
to That is but this
be? I esteem because
Let try to prove it. is good.
We are helping
Ellipsis of the Verb.
the eyes of the The sun up.
mole su sunk and small ? The moon brightly. Some animals
wings I the expedient.
and feet, others
withEverything on earth
out either. good if proper use of it. What art
in the forma. The variety of vegetables
tion of birds ! prodigious.
its banks at Mischievous beasts
certain marked periods. certain fear of man.
of no substance that The rattle-snake, which
either perfectly opathe most venomous of its kind, que or perfectly transparent. warning of its ap. Gold
so thin as to be proach.
pervious to light. The crocodile --- so heavy, The pole which
with such difficul. our horizon is the north pole. ty, that it
easy to es
What during the day,
of the stars which we Birds, which
in the night? their food in marshy places The earth a globe about
a long bill and long eight thousand miles in dialegs.
meter. Insects that
the curvature mouths shaped like nippers. of hoops applied to the sur
cape from it.
face of the earth.
varieties in all It the hour with hymn species of animals.
round thy Darker and darker
shrine. around the shadows from the pines.
Ellipsis of the Adverb.
He is ill.
the birds sing ! He writes
but They study
will We are
disappointed. We see a multitude of animals I am - pleased with him. all
formed. He is a friend.
believed to con. I wish him to do it
stitute the difference between He talked so
plants and animals ? believed him innocent.
In the immense garden of naHe spoke and
ture there is no place They live very together.
barren, Mercury is fourteen How
fine must be the times heavier than water.
impression which the rays of Force supplies the place light produce on the retina of of justice.
and we laid him down,
in his glory.
Ellipsis of the Preposition.
Rain is formed the mis
South America there ing- two masses
were formerly some great air different tempera
Asia, Africa is break day, the largest part
our the first
March, I de- hemisphere. parted
the Holy Observe the number Mountain, accompanied
the a religious, an Arab, and my tender bind-weed janissary.
vine. his talents much might All sounds are produced be said ; - his integrity, means
the air. nothing.
Sound goes a German league
about twenty seconds. We ought to admire the power and wisdom
ator - the forming and preserving
animals, and his goodness - giving them
- Qür use.
Ellipsis of the Conjunction. Spring
Autumn The sky over our heads, scarcely perceptible in some the earth under our feet, recountries.
main always the same. The weather in February The darkness of night,
April is generally very uncer- the light of day, succeed each tain.
other regularly. By degrees, we advance He is healthy
he is towards the north
to- temperate. wards the south, the Spring I will respect him
chide me. marked.
he attend the business All vegetables spring from seeds, cannot succeed.
the greater number of these are not sown.
Variable winds which have no China has, it is said, no pafixed direction or duration,
rallel on blow the greatest part The true perfection of a of the globe.
consists in doing all his He who accustoms himself to be well.
cruel to animals, will become A sovereign preservative against so to his
that we are Boys who delight in torturing before our Creator.
-, lose the sweet feelings The knowledge is which of humanity.
we have on earth concerning Tigers, bears, and a number of things that
done other animals,
us with heaven. furs to cover us.
Render your temporal wealth Who could count the
of subservient to the attainment creatures in existence ?
of eternal How fine and tenuous It
vanity to wish are the spider's threads!
long life, and
little care The great imperial canal of of leading a good
Go, let me -- --! there's bliss in tears,
When he who them inly feels
Effaced by ev'ry that steals.
What is the
Around, above you spread;
> past, hold an eternal
SHALL AND WILL.
(1) The leading distinction between shall and will, and between their past tenses, should and would, arises from the necessity or obligation, or from the free will or resolution which they imply.
SHALL and should generally impose duty or constraint; WILL and WOULD, choice or volition.*
(2) Shall, in the first person, only foretells; as-1 shall go : shall, in the second and third persons, pro
* We do not say, “ Will your servant go to town to-day," as the act depends not upon the will of the servant, but upon that of the master; but in this and similar cases, we use the verb shall. We do not use the term shall in speaking to a servant or inferior of his master or superior, nor can the former use that term in reply to any of our interrogatories :
Will your master visit us to-day ? I think he will.