The Practical Speller: Especially Designed for Use in Commercial Education

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O.M. Powers, 1890 - English language - 104 pages

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Page 4 - Teach pupils to write names of the days of the week and months of the year.
Page 6 - Monosyllables and words accented on the last syllable, ending in a single consonant preceded by a single vowel, double the final consonant on taking a suffix beginning with a vowel.
Page 65 - A marriage between a man of superior, and a woman of inferior rank, in which it...
Page 101 - Idaho 111. Ind. Iowa Kan. Ky. La. Me. Md. Mass. Mich. Minn. Miss. Mo. Mont. Neb. Nev. NH NJ NM NY NC ND Ohio Okla.
Page 63 - In mechanics, the movement of a body so suspended from a fixed point as to swing freely to and fro by the alternate action of gravity and momentum.
Page 35 - One who believes in the existence of a God, but denies revealed religion...
Page 56 - DEFINITION : the theory that the mental faculties are shown on the surface of the skull.
Page 56 - A state in which the sovereign power is exercised by representatives elected by the people; a commonwealth.
Page 75 - FALSETTO (Red.) ; that species of voice in a man, the compass of which lies above his natural voice, and is produced by artificial constraint. FALSTAFF, sir John (see Fastolf-).

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