A practical grammar of the English tongue : Containing the most material rules and observations for understanding the English language well, and writing it with Propriety. In Five Parts. I. Orthography, or the Art of Spelling. II. Analogy, which treats of the several Parts of Speech. III. Etymology, or the Derivation of Words. IV. Syntax, or Rules for joining Words rightly in a Sentence. V. Prosody, or Rules for Pronunciation. For the use of schools. First compiled by James Gough, of Mountmelick. Revised, digested and enlarged with sundry material Rules by John Gough, of Cole-Alley, Dublin

Main Author: Gough, James
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Dublin printed by Isaac Jackson, at the Globe in Meath-Street 1760, 1760
Edition:The second edition, with many additions. Also a new compendious expositor of English words
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:Alston, I 193. - Braces in imprint. - English Short Title Catalog, T120768. - Reproduction of original from British Library. - The new compendious expositor has no pagination but has parallel register
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (xix,[1],115,[1];[96]p) 12°