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The apparent rulers of the English nation are like the imposing personages of a splendid procession: it is by them the mob are inf ...
Even the most incompetent English actor, coming on the stage briefly to announce the presence below of Lord and Lady Ditherege, gi ...
Here tulips bloom as they are told;
Unkempt about those hedges blows
An English unofficial rose;
dreams happy as her day;
And laughter, learnt of friends; and gentleness,
In hearts at peace, under an English heaven.
English grammar is so complex and confusing for the one very simple reason that its rules and terminology are based on Latin--a la ...
'Twas English cut on Greek and Latin,
Like fustian heretofore on satin;
'I said it in Hebrew--I said it in Dutch--
I said it in German and Greek;
...
It is a mass language only in the same sense that its baseball slang is born of baseball players. That is, it is a language which ...
The rolling English drunkard made the rolling English road.
A reeling road, a rolling road, that rambles round the shire.
Before the Roman came to Rye or out to Severn strode,
The rolling English drunkard made the rolling English road.
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