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[Micawber] is not only the greatest of Dickens' comic figures, but, with the one exception of Falstaff, he is the greatest comic f ...
Bring us in no browne bred, for that is made of brane,
Nor bring us in no white bred, for therein is no gane,
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But among all our Methods of moving Pity or Terror, there is none so absurd and barbarous, and what more exposes us to the Contemp ...
I've sometimes thought ... that the difference between us and the English is that the Scotch are hard in all other respects but so ...
There is the fear, common to all English-only speakers, that the chief purpose of foreign languages is to make fun of us. Otherwis ...
One of the most important things, to my mind, in English style is word-order. For us, the most emphatic place in a clause or sente ...
Why do we like being Irish? Partly because
It gives us a hold on the sentimental English
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English general and singular terms, identity, quantification, and the whole bag of ontological tricks may be correlated with eleme ...
English people ... are very kind, very friendly, interested in a general way, and consider us a great, wonderful, unknown sort of ...
Please stop using the word "Negro."... We are the only human beings in the world with fifty-seven variety of complexions who are c ...
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