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The American struggle for the vote was much more difficult than the English for the simple reason that it was much more easy.
The English have all the material requisites for the revolution. What they lack is the spirit of generalization and revolutionary ...
It was evident that they had not advanced since the settlement of the country, that they were quite behind the age, and fairly rep ...
Historically speaking, the most obvious and most decisive distinction between the American and the French Revolutions was that the ...
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;
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