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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 ...
He humbled you by letting you hunger, then by feeding you with manna, with which neither you nor your ancestors were acquainted, i ...
Poetry is the heaven of the working reason. Poetry is a divination of the spiritual in the things of sense--which expresses itself ...
The word which gives the key to the national vice is waste. And people who are wasteful are not wise, neither can they remain youn ...
Confusion is a word we have invented for an order which is not understood.
Written words differ from spoken words in being material structures. A spoken word is a process in the physical world, having an e ...
Even a moment's reflection will show that the spoken American language is backed by expressive features lacking in the written lan ...
By hero, we tend to mean a heightened man who, more than other men, possesses qualities of courage, loyalty, resourcefulness, char ...
But only speak the word, and let my servant be healed.
I begin, then, with some remarks about 'the meaning of a word.' I think many persons now see all or part of what I shall say: but ...
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