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Words of seven Syllables, accented on the fifth. lo di vis i bil i ty

lat i tu di na ri an im ma te ri al i ty

val e tu di na' ri an Half accent on the second. com mu ai ca bil i ty im pen e tra bil i ty im mens u ra bil i ty im prac ti ca bil i ty

Words of eight Syllables, accented on the sixth. half accent on the first & third. half accent on the second. Io com mu ni ca bil i ty In com pre hen si bil i ty

Sugar is made of the juice of a plant, somewhat like a reed or cornstalk, called sugarcane, which grows in the West-Iodies, the southern part of the United States, and other warm countries.

Tea is the dried leaves of a plant, brought to us from the East-Indies : it is a native of Japan, China, and Tons quin.

COFFEE is the seed of a fruit resembling a cherry. The coffee-tree is cultivated in Arabia, Persia, the East-Indies, the isle of Bourbon, and several parts of America.

CHOCOLATE is made of Cocoa, or seeds which grow in pods, on a small tree, in warm climates, called Cocoa, or Chocolate-tree.

Pepper is a fruit or seed of a plant, resembling the grape vine, that flourishes in the islands of Java, Sumatra, and Ceylon, and other parts of the East-Indies.

ALSPICE, or PIMENTO ;—the tree that produces this pleasant spice grows spontaneously in great abundance in many parts of the island of Jamaica in the West-Indies.

GINGER is the root of a plant that is a native of the East and West-Indies.

Salt is made of sea water, or from the water of salt springs by evaporation, either by boiling or by exposure to the sun. Rock-salt is dug out of the earth in salt mines.

Peculiar sounds.

u like w. Suav'i ty as suage' ment as sua' sive as suage dis suadel dis sua' sion dis sua' sive

per suadel per sua' sion per sua' sive

cle like sle. mus' cle cor' pus cle

hau like õ port man' teau flam' beau

g like j.


gaol er

y like ē. y clept

o like wů.


en sure
as su' rance
en surance
en su' rer
as su' red ly

s silent.
isl' and
mares' chal
vis' count
vis countless
belles' let tres
cham' ois

like y
hal le lu' jah

su like sho


chi like shë
chi canel
chi cane' ry

comp like con comp trolller


su like shū.


sure' ly sure' ty

ti like se in i ti a' tion

ti like she pro pi' ti a'tion con sub stan ti a' tion tran sub stan ti a' tion

as sure

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Jesus Christ the Son of God, who came into the world to save mankind from sin and its dreadful consequence, unutterable woe, in his sermon on the mount, says :

6 Ye have heard that it has been said by them of old time, thou shalt not forswear thyself, but shalt perform unto the Lord thine oaths : but I say unto you, swear not at all, neither by heaven; for it is God's throne : nor by the earth; for it is his footstool : neither by Jerusalem ; for it is the city of the great King : neither shalt thou swear by thy head ; because thou canst not make one hair white or black ; but let your communication be yea, yea; nay, nay: for whatsoever is more than these cometh of evil.”

The apostle James says, “But above all things, my brethren, swear not; neither by heaven, neither by the earth, neither by any other oath ; but let your yea, be yea; and your nay, nay; lest ye fall into condemnation.'

The prophet Jeremiah says, “ Because of swearing the land mourneth."

And a person of later date, says :

It chills my blood to hear the blest Supreme,
Rudely appeald to, on each trifling theme !
Maintain your rank, vulgarity despise ;
To swear, is neither great, polite, nor wise :
You would not swear upon a bed of death ;
Reflect ! your Maker now, could stop your breath.

Words pronounced exactly alike, but spelled

differently. Ail, to be troubled

Bald, void of hair Ale, malt liquor

Bawled, cried aloud Air, an element

Be, to exist Heir, to an estate Bee, an insect Arc, part of a circle

Beach, a shore Ark, a vessel

Beech, a kind of tree
Ant, a pismire

Bin, a chest for grain
Aunt, uncle's wife Been, of to be
All, the whole

Bell, a sounding vessel
Awl, a cobbler's tool

Belle, a gay lady Aught, any thing Brake, a thicket

Ought, to be obliged Break, to part hy force
An, a particle

But, except
Ann, a woman's name Butt, two hogsheads
Bail, surety

Cain, a man's name
Bale, a pack of goods Cape, a staff
Ball, a round substance Call, to pame
Bawl, to cry aloud

Caul, a membrane
Bare, naked

Ceil, to make a ceiling Bear, to suffer

Seal, of a letter Bear, a beast

Cell, a hut Base, vile

Sell, to dispose of Bass, in music

Cent, a copper coin Beer, a liquor

Scent, smell Bier, carriage for the deadSent, did send Beat to strike

Cere, wax Beet, a root

Sear, to burn Blew, did blow

Seer, a prophet
Blue, colour

Cinque, five
Bow, act of reverence Siuk, to settle down
Bough, a branch

Cit, a citizen
Bow, to shoot with

Sit, to be seated Beau, a gay fellow Cite, to summon Bred, brought up

Sight, seeing Bread, food

Site, situation By, near to

Clause, an article Buy, to purchase

Claws of a bird Bait, enticement

Climb, to mount up Bate, to make less

Clime, region

Foul, pasty

Coarse, not fine

Course, direction Core, of an apple Corps, a regiment

Cord, a small rope

Chord, in musie Day, a part of time Dey, a moorish governor

Dam, a mother

Damn, to condemn Dape, a man of Denmark Deigo, to vouchsafe

Dear, costly

Deer, an animal Dew, a moisture Due, owirg

Doe, an animal

Dough, paste for bread Done, acted Dun, colour

Ear, of corn, &c.

Ere, before
Eye, organ of sight
I, myself

Fain, glad
Fane, a weathercock

Feigo, to dissemble
Faint, weak
Feint, a pretence

Fair, beautiful

Fare, provisions
Feat, an action
Feet, parts of the body

Fir, a kind of tree

Fur, of an animal
Flea, an insect
Flee, to run away

Flew, did fly

Flue, a soft down
Flour, of grain
Flower, a blossom

Forth, abroad
Fourth, in number

Fowl, a bird

Freeze, to congeal

Frieze, a kind of cloth
Frays, quarrels
Phrase, mode of speech

Gait, maoner of walking

Gate, a kind of door
Gall, bile
Gaul, a Frenchman

Gilt, of gold

Guilt, sin
Glaire, the white of an egg,
Glare, great brightness

Grate, for coals

Great, large Grease, soft fat Greece, a country

Groan, to sigh

Grown, increased Hail, to salute, or rain frozen Hale, sound, healthy

Hair, of the head

Hare, an animal Hall, a large room Haul, to drag along

Hart, a beast

Heart, seat of life
Heal, to cure
Heel, of the foot

Hear, to hearken

Here, in this place
Herd, a drove
Heard, did hear

Hew, to chop
Hue, colour

Hugh, a mad's name
Hie, to make haste
High, lofty

Hire, wages

High er, more high
Him, that map
Hymn, a sacred song

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