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The rudiments of letters, and inform
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n. Noun; a. Adjective; v. Verb; pa. Participle. Abyss, n. a depth that cannot be Columbine n. a flower. fathomed.
Conspire, v. agree together for a Allegiance, n. the duty of a sub
purpose. ject to the Government.
Clammy, a. sticky. Azure, a. blue.
Croft, n. a small piece of grassland.
Culture, n. improvement. Bard, n. a poet.
Cutlery, n. manufactures of steel Bedropped, pa. sprinkled over.
or iron. Beverage, n. drink.
Current, n. flow of water. Bill, n. a hatchet with a hooked end, Cultivate, v. improve.
used in wood-cutting Bloom, n. bright, fresh appearance Dappled, pa. streaked or spotted.
V. to make beautiful. Bourne, n. a low eminence.
Discipline, n. strict exercise of law Bushell, n. a dry measure of eight gallons.
Emblem, n. a sign.
Emblematic, a, containing signs. Contemplate, v. watch carefully Extract, v. draw out.
Faery, a. unearthly.
Mine, n. an excavation in the earth Fibrous, a. full of thick threads or Mineral, n. what is brought out of fibres.
mines, Felt, n. cloth or stuff.
Moralize, v. think seriously about Firstling, n. first child or offspring Maple, n. a large tree.
Mittens, n. thick leathern gloves.
Melancholy a. mournful.
Nutritious, a. affording food or Gourd, n. fruit resembling a melon
substance. Harbinger, n. one who foretels O'er, prep. over; to o'er-brow, to the coming of another.
overlook; o'er-brim, fill
up. Herald, no one who proclaims or
announces anything Pilgrim, n. traveller, Humanity, n. nature of men, kind- Pearlash, n. a substance obtained
from wood-ashes. Humid, a. moist.
Potash, n. an alkaline salt obtained
from burnt vegetables. Intellectual, a. belonging to the Pledge, n. promise. mind.
Periwinkle, n. a flower. Innumerable, a. too many to be Prattle, v. to make a murmuring counted.
Pore, v. look closely and steadily. Litharge, n. oxyde of lead; the Plump, v. make large and fat.
dross which arises in puri- Pearly, a. shone through by light
fying silver with lead. Law, n. rule of government.
from behind. Legible, a. easily read.
Precipitate, v. hasten; utter hastily Manufacture, n. workmanship.
Roundy, a. like a ball. Mead, n. a field with water running Rudiment, n. first beginning. through it.
Russet, a. brown.
EXPLANATION OF WORDS.
Sallow, n. a willow tree. Treble, n. a shrill sound.
Vary, v. alter,
Vernal, a. belonging to spring. Servile, a. slavish
Vitriol, n. sulphuric acid in comSolitude, n. the state of one who is
bination with metallic alone.
oxyde. Surface, n, outside.
Willowy, a. where willows grow.
Wailful, a. mournful. Tower, n. an eminence.
Woof, n. in weaving, the threads Tenant, n. a dweller for a time.
thrown with the shuttle. Thrive, v. flourish. Triumph, n. a procession. Zinc, n. a metal used in making brass.
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