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18. When the interest of $365 for 3 years, is $82,13, what will be the interest for $8940, for 21 years?

Ans. $1340. 19. £16 - 18s pays 16 men for 8 day's labour, what will pay 32 mer for 24 day's labour?

Ans. £101 - S. 20. B. saw the flash of a gun 1 minute 8 seconds, before he heard the report, what was the distance between them?

Ans. 13m 5fur 170yds. 21. A. bought 64 beeves at $50 a head; expense to market, $20; killing $33.33; salt, $26.67; barrels and storage, $50, and he would gain $654 on the whole; at what rate must be sell 27 of the beeves in barrels?

Ans. 1680.75. GRAMMAR.-LESSON 20. Promiscuous Exercises in Parsing Prose. Sobriety of life is one of those virtues, which carries with it, its own recommendation. Moderation, vigilance and temperance, are high and binding duties. Time robs us of all our possessions, except a quiet conscience. Let not the injuries of man overcome your fortitude; your acts of kindness may qverbalance them. The cheering hope of a better world, enables us to bear the trials of this, with a better grace. The highest wrongs and rankest troubles, which fall to the lot of man, may be traced to the love of wealth, of power, or of vain glory. Contentment is the inmate of but few families.

SPELLING.--LESSON 21. un-coil ún-koil un-load un-löde' un-tie ūn-ti' un-couth un-kööth' un-lock ŭn-lõk' un-tread ún-trěd' un-curl un-kúrl' un-meant in-mừnt un-true in-troộ? un-deck ŭn-děk' un-mixt ún-mikst' un-veil ún-vāle' un-do ún-dôô' un-mould ún-möld un-well ún-wěl un-done ún-dūn' un-nerve ún-něry' un-wise ăn-wize un-dress un-dres un-pack ũn-pak un-wrung ăn-rùng un-due ún-dû' un-paid ún-pāde' un-bear ūn-báre' un-firm ún-fěrm' un-reave un-rēve' un-braid ún-bräde' un-fix ún-fiks' un-rol un-röle un-cast ún-kăst' un-fought ăn-fawt unsaid Du-sed un-hoard un-hõrd' un-gain ún-gāne' un-seal ún-sēle'

up-on up-põn' un-glue ún-glū un-slain un-släne up-raise up-raze un-heard un-hěrd' un-sought ủn-sawt' up-rear up-rēre un-hinge ủn-hinje' un-sown ún-şõne' up-rise up-rize' un-kind un-kyind un-staid un-stade up-rouse up-rouze un-known ún-none' un-struck ūn-strúk' well-born wěl-bòrn' un-lace ún-lāse' un-sure ún-shüre well-bred wěl-bred un-latch ăn-lătsh? un-taught in-tâw well-met wöl-mét lin-learn úa-lern' un-teach un-tētsh' with-all wit'h-all in-less ún-les' un-thread ún-t'hrěd' your self your-sell

READING.LESSON 22. 7. Time pointed to a city', vast';

'Twas splendid', rich', and bright";
I saw his years fly swiftly past',

And on that city light'.
8. He bade me see the lightning's flash',

And then turn round again';
I turn'd', and', loʻ! the spring-rains waslı

A wild and trackless plain'.
9. He pointed to a lovely maid',

In youth's alluring bloom';
He pass’d'; I saw her beauty fade',

And she sunk to the tombs
10. He shook him in the northern blast';

Threw back his hoary hair';
Then, one stern look upon me cast',
And took his flight in air'.

ARITHMETIC.-LESSON 23. Exercises in Single and Double Proportion. 22. A. lent $75 for 8 months, and received $79, what was the rate per cent. per annum?

Ans. 8 per. cent. 23. B's. 7 men can reap 84 acres of wheat in 12 days; how many can reap 100 acres in 5 days at the same rate?

Ans. 20. 24. C. borrowed'185 quarters of corn when the price was 19s. how much must he pay when the corn is 17s. Ad?

Ans. 203 nearly 25. D's parlour is 30 feet long, and 18 feet wide, how many yards of carpeting, half a yard wide will cover it?

Ans. 120 yds. 26. 800 men are shut up, with food for two months, how many must depart that this lood may last five months?

Ans. 480. 27. E's cistern has 4 taps; the 1st will empty it in 10 minutes; the 2d, in 20; the 3d, in 40; and the 4th, in 80 minutes; in what time will all of them empty it?

Ans. 5.33.

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EXERCISES IN PARSING.--LESSON 24. Few have made any great figure in the literary world, who, in early life, did not give some evidence of a love of books. The boy that loves his school, his books, bis teacher, and his duty, and that seeks knowledge from the innate love which he bears to it; and that is lead in the right path, can, must, and will rise to greatness upon the strength of his own genius. In every station of life, such a boy, as he advances toward maturity and usefulness, will acquire solid reputation. On the farm, by the counter, at the bar, in the field, the senate, or the pulpit, in the arts, on the ocean, or in the shades of retirement, he can, he must, he will rise; he will be useful, bonoured and happy.


SPELLING.-I.ESSON 1. Words of two syllables; Accent on the first, Vowels long, a-ble à'ol

beard-less bēérd'lěy bolt-er Bolt'ūr a-corn ã'kòrn' bear-er bāre'ūr bolt-head bõlt'hěd a-cre â'kūr

bear-ing bāre'ing bolt-sprit bow'sprit a-ged a jed beast-ly bēēst'lē bone-lace böne'lase a-gent a'jént bea-ten bē'tn bone-less bone/lēs aid-ance āderănse bea-ver bē' vůr bo-ny bo'ne aid-er āde'ūr beau-ish bo'ish bo-rax bö'răks aid-less äde'les beau-ty bū'tē bow-ler bo'lūr ail-ment Wil'měnt bee-tle bëē't1 bow-man bo nàn ail-ing ale'ing be-som bē'zūm bow-string bo'string al-ien al yện bind-er bindur brace-let brāse'lēt al-ish âle'ish bi-ter bi'tūr

bra-sier brā'zhūr an-cient ane'tshěnt bla-mer blā mūr brave-ly brāve'le an-gel āne'jěl bla-zer blā'zŭr bra-zen brā'zn a-zure å'shūre bla-son blā'zn break-er bråke'ŭr ba-by bā'bē bleak-ness blēke'něs bree-zy brē'zē bai-liff bā'lif

blind-ly blind'le bri-dle bri'di ba-ker bå'kūr blind-ness blind'něs brief-ly brēēf'lē bare-foot bāre'fat blue-ly blūʻlē brief-ness brēëf'něs bare-ly bāre'lē blue-ness blū'nės bri-er bri'ūr bare-ness bāre'něs boar-der bör'dır bright-en bri'tn base-ly bāse'lē boast-er bost'ŭr

bright-ly brite'le base-ness bāse'něs boast-ful bóst'ful

bri-ny bri'ne ba-sin bäsn boat-man böte mãn broken brooks

and ran

by the copse

bea-con kē kn boat-swain bo'sna bu-gle bū'g! bea-gle bē'g! bo-hea bõ'he

buy-er bi'ur bea-my bē'mē bold-ly bõld'le by-room bióróôm beard-ed bēërd'éd bold-ness bõld'něs by-street bi'strēët


The fushions of the world pass away. 1. I returned to my native home;' I sat down by the fresh fountain', where I had reclined in the days of my childhood', The bleak wind', whistled through the grove in hollow murunurs', and my heart was sad'. I moistened my parched lips with the waters of the bubbling spring', but its sweetness was goue'. The tear of remembrance fell from my eye', over my cheek.

2. I raised my head from the ground', and saw, of white lilies', a maiden in sable weed'; she was lovely as beauty in tears'; yet she gladdened not my heart'. Where', said I', is Mary of the vale'? She who once glided through this grove

with the nimbleness of the fawn?. Her raven hair floating in the breeze, and her eye beaming the cheerfulness of her heart'.

PRACTICE. LESSON 3. Practice is a short method of finding the value of a giren commodity, by the given price of an integer.

Tables of even Parts. (1) Parts of a penny (2) Parts of a shil. (8) Parts of a £ 1 qr.=fd

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1-8 3 "

2 de

2 4 " -10

3 d

2 - 6 4 da

3-4 (4) Parts of a Cwt.

6 d

4 ng Ibs=16 cwt.

8 de

5 8”

9 d 14

10 (5) Parts of a $. 15 6fcts =īt 20

1 d=1

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Poetical Erercises in Parsing:
1. Beneath this clod, upon earth's lap of love,

Lies Coo, late tenant of the vocal grove.
Time was, when dress'd in plumes of many dyes,
He'd spread his wings and pierce the nether skies.
Now low he lies, his day of promise fled,
He's gone to mingle with the common dead.
Come, mourn his fate, let fall the ready tear,

A tribute due to worth that slumbers here.
2. When wealth to virtuous hands is given,
It blesses like the dew of heaven.
3. The happiness of human kind,

Consists in rectitude of mind.
Thus sung the sweet sequestered bard,

Soft as the passing wind;
And I recorded what I heard,
A lesson to mankind.

ca-dence kā'děnse ci-der sidūr coax-er köks'ur
cai-liff kaʻlif ci-on' si'un

co-balt kõ'balt ci-pher si'für co-hort kẽ hồrt Ca-per kā'pur

claim-ant klām'ănt cold-ly köld’lē ca-rét kā'rēt claim-er kläm’úr cold-ness kõld'ness cease-less sěse'lés clar-ion kläre'yūn co-lon köʻlon ce-dar se'dūr clay-pit klā'pit. colt-ish kõlt'ish ceil-ing seling clay-ey klā'ē coul-ter kõl'tur ce-rate sērāte clear-ly klēre le cour-ser kõr'sūr ce-ruse sērūse clea-ver klē'vūr court-ier kört’yer cha-os kā'os cli-ant klient court-like kõrt'like chas-ten tshäse'tn cli-mate kli’måte court-ly kört'lë chast-ly tshäste'le cli-max kli'măks cra-dle krā'di chea-pen tshē'pn close-ly klóse'le

cra-ven krä'vn cheap-ly tshép'lē close-ness klöse'něs cray-on krā'ún chea-ter tshē'tūr clo-ser klõ'zăr cheer-ly tshēēr'lē clo-sure klõ'zhūre crea-my krē'mē chi-der tshi'dūr cloth-ier klot'h'yur cre-dence cre'děnse chief-ly tshéēf'le cloth-ing klot'h'ing cree-per krēē'pūr chief-tain tshēēf'tin cloven kloʻyn cri-er kriúr chok-y tshök'ē clo-ver klo'vůr cri-sis krisis cho-ral kẽ ră1 coal-pit köle'pit cro-cus krokus cho-rus ko rus coarse-ly körse le cro-ny kro'ne cho-sen tsho'zn

Coast-er kostur cy-prus si'prūs

Ca-ny kā'nē

cra-zy krā'zē

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