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IV. ON THE DECLENSION OF Nouns Proper.
1. I always read with pleasure Virgil's & books on b agriculture', and the celebrated d odee of Horace on the beauty of country life.h
2. Homer compares a the lovely voice ofd Nestor to e the sound of a cicada.&
3. We visited the grave of that excellent, by friend and foe respected", Günther.
4. She moved a the succession of her cousin', the Count Palatinate", Charles e Gustavus.
5. You then wished to appear in the character of robber Moorb in Schiller's first tragedy.
6. Raumer has written the history of the Emperora Frederich the second.
7. That has occurreda in the reign of Duked Charles.
b Grab, n
1. « Nouns proper, without preceding article, have in Genitive an 6; the other cases are unchanged. byon. Landbau, and do not forget the article. d berühmt. e Ode. Horaž, and mark, Nouns proper, ending in a hissing sound, are avoided in the Genitive, unless the Article is put before them, as, des Horaz; or the Genitive is expressed by vom, von dem. $ůber, h Landleben, n.
2. a vergleichen. blieblich. • Stimme, f. d this can be expressed by des Nestor, or by Nestors, which, however, is to be placed after compares. emit. Don, m. 8 Cicade, f. 3. a besuden.
c brav. dachten. 4. a in Vorschlag bringen. b Nachfolge, f. c Vetter. graf. e Karl. Gustav.
h, a Rolle. f. b although robber is in itself only a common name, still having as a character in a great play received an uncommon celebrity, it is treated like a Noun proper; in the same way are regarded Kaiser Friedrich, Herzog Karl, and some other. Irauerspiel, n.
6. a Kaiser. b Friedrich (cf. Note 5. b). 7. a sich ereignen. bunter.
c Regierung. dsay either Herzog Karls, or des Herzog Karl (cf. Note 5. b).
8. Hiero had the good sensea to retain b Simonides and Pindar atc his court.
9. Name a to me that poet who dares b to compare himself to Homer and Virgil.
10. The victory on the white mountain placed a Ferdinand in possession of all his states.
11. Nothing looked less like a Elizabeth than to promise, when she was still uncertain, whethere she could keep d it.
12. I found Julia quite so again, as I had seen her five years before at Mannheim.
13. The heirsa of Margaret were her best friends, since b she had lost her only child, Clara.
14. A considerable a part of Brabant resisted the arms of Duke Alexander of Parma.
15. The death of Socrates has been described a by his two pupils b and admirers, Plato and Xenophon.
16. The Irokesea blackenb the face of him who overcomes d his neighbour by telling a falsehood.e
17. The Earlsa of Shrewsbury and Kent received from Burleigh the commission to assist atd the execution of the death-warrant.f
8. a Klugheit. b fessein. can with Acc.
16. a Jrokese, m. b schwarzen. c derjenige. d besiegen. eby telling a falsehood express by the adverbially used Participle Present of lügen.
17. Graf (G.-en). bUuftrag, m. cbeiwohnen, and mark, the Particle zu stands between the two compounds.
d at the express by the Dative. Volziehung * Todesurtheil, n.
18. Ther appeared on the seventh of February in Fotheringar, announced their intention, and pointed out the next day as the last in Mary's life.
Ox par DECLENSION OF ADJECTIVES.
1. In those a countries which are moste blessed by nature, men are generally lazy ignorant and rude.
2. The ancients: are by no meanss dead, as peopled are accustomed to say; only their languagesf are dead; the spirits, which breathesd in the latter, is eternally; alire.
3. The noble* mind raises the crippled abovee others who merely possess a beautiful person.
4. Is it just * or unjust to allowe amongd brothers and sisters a distinction which destroysf alls mutual" confiaence!?
18. a verkündigen. b Nbsidt, f. beicionen. d folgend.
1. a express by the Pronoun Dem, der, die, das. bland, n. meisten. d gevegnet, and mark, Adjectives are not declined, when they are the Predicates in sentences. efaul. iunwissend. sroh.
2. a alt, and observe, 1) Substantives, which originally are Adjectives, are declined like the latter; 2) Adjectives, preceded by the Def. Article, or Pronouns Dem. and Relat., have in Nom. Sing. an e, and en in the other cases, except the Ace. Sing., Neut., and Fem., which must be like their Nom., and therefore have e. keinesweges. croot. d wie man.
e to be accustomed pflegen. Spradie, f. 6 Beist, m. hwehen. i say, in these in diesen; observe, the first and the latter are often expressed by the Pronouns Demonstr, jener and dieser. j ewig. k lebendig.
3. a edel. + Seele, f. cerheben. Krüppel, m. e über, Acc. bloß. & Körper, m.
4. a recht. bunrecht. edulden. d unter, Dat. eRangordnung, f. faufheben. & aller, alle, alles, which has the same power before the Adjective as the Def. Article. b wechselseitig. i Vertrauen, n.
5. A simple and inarticulate sound excites d already a darke idea of the being h from which it issues.
6. Sighta and hearing are the noblest senses. 7, Even a among Negroes bonec finds beautifuld faces.
8. The gratefula citizensberected monumentsd to the fallen warriors.
9. For propera dogs of draughtb they choosec in Siberiad especiallye those which have high f legs8, long ears", a pointed' muzzle), a broad backk, and a bighead.m
10. Between wisdom and virtue there is a great difference.a
11. The wise man is always prudenta, but the prudent man is not always wise.
12. We often say, he is a sensible a man, of a person",
5. & einfach, and observe, if an Indef. Article precedes the Adjective, the latter has in the Nom. Sing. the terminations of the Def. Article er, e, es, as, ein guter Knabe, eine gute Mutter, ein gut es Buch. The other cases have en, except Acc. Fem. and Neut. Sing., which must be like their Nom. ; therefore eine gute Muiter, ein gut es Buch are both the Nom. and the Acc. unartikulirt. claut, m.
d erregen. edunkel. (Vorstellung. 5 of, when it means as much as about, is von, Dat. Besen, n. i aus, Dat. i tommer.
6. a das Gesicht. b das Gehör. Sinn, m. 7. a selbst. b Neger, m.
dsdön, and mark, if an Adjective is preceded neither by an Article nor Pronoun, it is declined like the Def. Article, as, gut er Mann, gut e Frau, gut es Kind, gut e 6 Mannes, etc. Gesidit, n. (this word has in Plural Gesid:ter, when meaning face, but Gesichte, when meaning vision).
8. a dankbar. bBürger. Cerrichten. d Denkmal, n.
9. a eigentlich. b Zughund, m. cwåhlen. Sibirien. evorzüglich. fhoch, and mark, all words terminating in ch, lose the co when prolonged by a syllable beginning with e. Bein, n (pl.- -, against the rule). hOhr, n. (pl. - en). ispiß. i Schnauze, f. k Kreuz, n. I dick. Kopf, m.
10. a Unterschied, m. 11. klug.
12. a klug. b Mensch, m. (declined in the cases like an Adjective, which it originally was).
who only transacts his affairsd with much acuteness, and who sometimes does not feelf any great scruples abouts a bad trick.
13. This is a maliciouse policy.
14. Appearance goes farb in the world'; we, therefore, ought" also to value the good appearance.
15. He had the strange* fashion of making a number of deep bown“, when leaving the room.
16. The prison" was seized by the fire'; the flames d ragede in' a terribles way, and with them a swarm of criminals', who else were hidden", but now set at liberty! in consequence of this occurrence.
17. He gave them bad foods to eat, and bad garments b to cover themselves with.d
18. Agriculture* often is a faithfulb guardian of patriotic" virtues, and an excellente school of a simple, pious disposition.'
19. The feeling“ of one's own sufferingsd as well as the sight of foreign ones' makes most% men dissatisfied."
20. All sufferings of living beings are, according to
betreiben. • Besdaft, n. (pl. --e). Feinheit.
say, makes to himself no great. Gewissen, n. h über, Acc. iStreich, m.
13. boshaft. b Klugheit.
14.s der Schzin. bosay, does much. Belt, f. dfouten. ehalten auf, Acc.
15. a fonderbar. "Mode, f. Menge, f. dtief. e Berbeugung. say, when (wenn) he left. 16. a Gefängniß. bergreifen. Feuer, m.
* Flamme, f. epů: then. 'auf, Acc. Bfdredlich. h Weise, f. i Verbrecher.jsonft. kverbergen; say, of else hidden, but now at liberty set criminals, i in Freiheit seken. mdurdi, Acc. n Ereigniß, n. (pl. -e),
Nahrung. b Kleid, n. cfidh bedecken. d damit. 18. a der Uckerbau.
Hut, f. dyaterlåndisch. züglich. 'Ge ng.
19. a Gefühl, n. say, the. Ceigen. d Leiden, n. e Unblick, m. (say, sufferings. 6 say, the most. h unzufrieden.
20 - Besen, n. bgemäß, Dat., and generally stands after its case.