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I don't know what effect these men will have upon the enemy, but, by God, they terrify me.
Dule and wae for the order sent our lads to the Border;
The English, for ance, by guile won the day:
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The differences between the President and the Prime Minister were at least in one respect something more than the obvious differen ...
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 ...
When I behold the heavens as in their prime,
And then the earth (though old) still clad in green,
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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;
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