A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals, and Illustrated in Their Different Significations, by Examples from the Best Writers, to which are Prefixed a History of the Language, and an English Grammar
Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, 1805
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A OF THE sound of the hard g, as ghostly; in the middle,. E N G L I SH RAMMAR,
which is the art of using coord's properly, comprises four parts; Qrthography,
Etymology, Syntax, and Prosody. In this division and order of the parts of gramor
The a slender is the proper English a, called very justly by Erpenius, in his
Arabick Grammar, a Anglicum cum e mutum, as having a middle sound between
the opena and the e. The French have a similar sound in the word Alais, and in
their e ...
in some words has only the sound of o long, as in soul, bowl, sow, grow. These
different sounds are used to distinguish different significations; as bow, an
instrument for shooting; &w, a depression of the head : sow, the she of a boar;
sound of the hard g, as ghostly; in the middle, G is used before k, l, and r. ... It has
often at the end the sound of f, as laugh, whence laughter retains the same sound
in the middle, cough, trough, sough, tough, enough, slotgb. It is not to be ...
It sounds oe 2 before e mute, as refore, and before y final, as rosy; and in those
words boom, desire, wisdom, prison, ... To before a vowel has the sound of i, as *
akation, except an : goes before, as question; excepting likewise derivatives from
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