A Greek Grammar for Colleges

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American Book Company, 1920 - Greek language - 784 pages


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Page 109 - Jir&t and second form of the same tense. b. Most verbs, therefore, have only six of the above systems. Many have less than six ; and hardly any verb is used in all nine systems. c. The 'principal parts' of a verb are the first person singular indicative of every system used in it.
Page 683 - Not marble, nor the gilded monuments Of princes, shall out-live this powerful rhyme ; But you shall shine more bright in these contents Than unswept stone, besmear'd with sluttish time. When wasteful war shall statues overturn, And broils root out the work of masonry, Nor Mars his sword nor war's quick fire shall burn The living record of your memory, 'Gainst death and...
Page 311 - Then shall they begin to say to the mountains, Fall on us ; and to the hills, Cover us.
Page 495 - Teach me to live, that I may dread The grave as little as my bed ; Teach me to die, that so I may Rise glorious at the awful Day.
Page 345 - The Holy Ghost shall come upon thee, and the power of the Highest shall overshadow thee: therefore also that holy thing which shall be born of thee shall be called the Son of God. 36 And, behold, thy cousin Elisabeth, she hath also conceived a son in her old age: and this is the sixth month with her, who was called barren. 37 For with God nothing shall be impossible.
Page 673 - DOGE turns and addresses the Executioner. Slave, do thine office ! Strike as I struck the foe ! Strike as I would Have struck those tyrants ! Strike deep as my curse ! Strike — and but once ! [The DOGE throws himself upon his knees, and as the Executioner raises his sword the scene closes.
Page 34 - Hurl'd often cuts off the vowel at the end of a word, when the next word begins with a vowel; though he does not like the Greeks wholly drop the vowel, but lull retains it in writing like the Latins.
Page 535 - Thus may we gather honey from the weed, And make a moral of the devil himself.
Page 676 - Constitution provides — you all know that too well — that every person " held to service or labor in one State, . . . escaping into another, shall be delivered up.
Page 438 - ... when the subject of the infinitive is the same as that of the leading verb.

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