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IV. ON THE DECLENSION OF Nouns Proper.

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1. I always read with pleasure Virgil's books on b agriculture', and the celebrated d ode e of Horacef on 8 the beauty of country life.h

2. Homer compares a the lovely voice ofd Nestor to e the soundt of a cicada.&

3. We visiteda the grave of that excellento, by friend and foe respected 4, Günther.

4. She moved a the succession b of her cousin', the Count Palatinated, 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 Emperor Frederich the second.

7. That has occurred a in the reign of Duked Charles.

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1. « Nouns proper, without preceding article, have in Genitive an $; 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 beludien. Grab, n, c brav.

dachten. 4. a in Vorschlag bringen. b Nachfolge, f. Vetter. d Pfalzgraf. e Karl.

f Gustao. 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. Irauers spiel, n.

6. a Kaiser. b Friedrich (cf. Note 5. b).

7. a jich ereignen. bunter. c Regierung. dsay either Herzog Karls, or des Herzog Karl (cf. Note 5. b).

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8. Hiero had the good sense a to retain Simonides and Pindar atc his court.

9. Namea to me that poet who daresb to compare himself to Homer and Virgil.

10. The victory on the white mountain placed a Ferdinand in possession of all his states.C

11. Nothing looked less likea Elizabeth than to promise, when she was still uncertain, whether she could keep it.

12. I found Julia quite so again, as I had seen her five years before at Mannheim.

13. The heirs & 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 and admirers, Plato and Xenophon.

16. The Irokesea blackenb the face of him who overcomes d his neighbour by telling a falsehood.

17. The Earls & of Shrewsbury and Kent received from Burleigh the commission to assiste ata the execution of the death-warrant.f

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8. Klugheit. b fesseln. can with Acc.
9. aufstellen. bdürfen.
10. a Tenen. b Besig, m. c Staat, m. (pl. —en).
11, * åhnlich. bwo. cob. d halten.
13. a Erbe, m. b nachdem.
14. a bedeutend. bwiderstehen, which is inseparable.
15. a beschreiben. b Schüler. c Bewunderer.

16. a Irokese, m. schwärzen. c derjenige. d besiegen. e by telling a falsehood express by the adverbially used Participle Present of lügen.

17. Graf (G.-en). b Uuftrag, m. cbeiwohnen, and mark, the Particle zu stands between the two compounds.

d at the express by the Dative. e Vollziehung *Todesurtheil, na

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18. Ther appear on the seventh of February in Fotheringar, announced their intention, and pointed out the next dar as the last in Varr's life.

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1. In those countries which are most blessed by nature, men are generally lazy“, ignorant and rude.

2. The ancients, are by no meanso dead, as peopled are accustomed to say; only their languages' are dead ; the spirits, which breathesd in the latter, is eternally; alire.

3. The noble* mind raises the crippled abovee oth cho merely possess a beautiful person.

4. Is it just* or unjusto to allow amongd brothers and sisters a distinction which destroysł alls mutual confiaencel?

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18. & verfündigen. babit, fi bezeid nen. d folgend.

1. a express by the Pronoun Dem, der, die, das. bland, n, cam meisten. d geregnet, and mark, Adjectives are not declineil, when they are the Predicates in sentences. efaul. unwissend. Froh.

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 er and en in the other cases, except the Ace. Sing., Neut., and Fem., wliich must be like their Nom., and therefore have e. b keinesweges. croot. dwie man. e to be accustomed pflegen. i Spradie, fi 6 (Geist, m. bwehen. 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. b Seele, f. cerheben. Krüppel, m. e åber, Acc. fbloß. & Körper, m.

4. a recht. b unrecht. edulden. d unter, Dat. e Rangordnung, f. faufheben. & aller, alle, alles, which has the same power before the Adjective as the Def. Article. h wechselseitig. i Vertrauen, n.

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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.

Even a among Negroes one' finds beautifuld faces. 8. The gratefula citizensberected monumentsd to the fallen warriors.

9. For propera dogs of draught b they choose in Siberia d especiallye those which have highỉ legs, long ears", a pointed' muzzle), a broad back, and a big head.mn

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",

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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, pr es, as, ein guter Knabe, eine gut e 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 Mutter, ein gut e 5 Buch are both the Nom. and the Acc. b unartikulirt. claut, m.

d erregen. edunkel. Vorstellung. 6 of, when it means as much as about, is von, Dat. hBejen, n. i aus, Dat. j koinmer.

6. a das Gesicht. bdas Gehör. "Sinn, m.

7. a selbst. b Neger, m. cman. dqdón, and mark, if an Adjective is preceded neither by an Article nor Pronoun, it is declined like the Def. Article, as, gut er Mann, gute Frau, gut es Kind, gut e 6 Mannes, etc. Gesid't, n. (this word has in Plural Gesidter, when meaning face, but Gesichte, when meaning vision).

8. a dankbar. b Bürger. Cerrichten. d Denkmal, n.

9. a eigentlich. b Zughund, m. cwählen. d Sibirien. evorzüg= lich. Phoch, and mark, all words terminating in ch, lose the c, when prolonged by a syllable beginning with e. Bein, n (pl. , against the rule). h Ohr, n. (pl. — en). ispiß. i Schnauze, f. Kreuz, n. dict. Kopf, m.

10. a Unterschied, m. 11. - klug.

12. klug. b Mensch, m. (declined in the cases like an Adjective, which it originally was).

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who only transactse his affairsd with much acuteness', and who sometimes does not feels any great scruples aboutb a bad trick

13. This is a malicious. policy.

14. Aguarance goes far in the world'; we, therefore, ought's also to value the good appearance.

15. le haul the strange a fashion of making a number of deep" bowm“, when leaving the room.

16. The prison" was seized b by the fire'; the flamesd raqedo in a urribles wayb, and with them a swarm of criminals', who cho were hidden“, but now set at liberty! in consequence of this occurrence.

17. He gave them bad food to eat, and bad garments to cover themselves with.d

18, Agriculture often is a faithful b guardian of patrioties virtues, and an excellente school of a simple, pious disposition.

19. The feelings of one's own sufferingsd as well as the right® of forcign ones' makes most? men dissatisfied."

20. All sufferings of living beings are, according to

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«betreiben. & Serdaft, n. (pl. --e).

Feinheit. f say, makes to him all no great, * Hernissen, n. ki über, Acc. iStreid), m.

13. * boshaft. b Klugheit.
14. aber drin. way, does much. Belt, f. dsollten.

e hal ten auf, Acc.

15. a sonderbar. Mode, f. Menge, f. dtief. e Berbeugung. 'say, when (wenn) he left. 16. a Gefängniß. bergreifen. Feuer, m.

Flamme, f. e můthen. auf, Acc. idiredlich. h Weise, f. Verbrecher. j sonst. kverbergen; say, of else hidden, but now at liberty set criminals, 1 in Freiheit seben. mdurd, Acc. "Ereignis, n. (pl. ~),

17. a Nahrung. b Kleid, n. sidi bedecken. d damit. 18. a der Uckerbau. b treu.

€ ☆ut, f. dvaterlåndisch.

e pors züglich. Gesinnung. 19. a Gefühl, n.

eigen. d Leiden, n. e Unblid, m. say, sufferings. 6 say, the most. h unzufrieden.

cien, n. bgemäß, Dat., and generally stands after its case.

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