"Awesome tat," a distinctly American male voice said.
Why, you yourself seem to think that I taught you American braille, when you do not know a single letter in the system!
The character inherent in the American people has done all that has been accomplished; and it would have done somewhat more, if the government had not sometimes got in its way.
I could not help laughing when you said you had been writing to me in American braille--and there you were writing your letter in English braille!
He held out his American Express.
He was the first great American painter.
Huge numbers of foreigners own American stocks and debt instruments.
It is difficult to describe my emotions when I stood on the point which overhangs the American Falls and felt the air vibrate and the earth tremble.
To my dismay I found that it was in the American notation.
In the summer they attended the meeting at Chautauqua of the American Association for the Promotion of the Teaching of Speech to the Deaf, where Miss Sullivan read a paper on Helen Keller's education.
The most convenient print for the blind is braille, which has several variations, too many, indeed--English, American, New York Point.
How does it become a man to behave toward this American government to-day?
In September 1851 he was liberated and embarked on an American man-of-war.
The American commodore was considered by many of his subordinates to have displayed excessive caution.
The American commodore was now able to blockade the British flotilla at Kingston.
On the other hand, in the short-chinned mastodons, as represented by the Pleistocene North American Mastodon americanus and the Pliocene European M.
Miss Sullivan's account in her address at Chautauqua, in July, 1894, at the meeting of The American Association to Promote the Teaching of Speech to the Deaf, is substantially like Miss Keller's in points of fact.
This one had that old money, all-American boy swagger that begged for something cute.
In lacking a browtine, and dividing in a regular fork-like manner some distance above the burr, the large and cylindrical antlers of this species conform to the general structural type characteristic of the American deer.
From 1863 to 1870 he was secretary and recorder to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and in the last year of his life he lectured on mathematical physics at Harvard.
The most attractive parts are the American quarter, where the employes of the Panama railway have their homes, and the old French quarter, where dwelt the French officers during their efforts to build the canal.
"JACK LONDON (1876-1916), American novelist, was born at San Francisco Jan.
Then in the 1940s, another American, Oswald Avery, was able to show, through an ingenious method, that the genetic information had to be carried by the DNA.
I did not ask the American Medical Association their opinion of this arrangement.
The college authorities did not allow Miss Sullivan to read the examination papers to me; so Mr. Eugene C. Vining, one of the instructors at the Perkins Institution for the Blind, was employed to copy the papers for me in American braille.
Both Mr. Keith and I were distressed and full of forebodings for the morrow; but we went over to the college a little before the examination began, and had Mr. Vining explain more fully the American symbols.
The following letter from Mr. Anagnos is reprinted from the American Annals of the Deaf, April, 1892:
The tile floor was dressed with a Native American rug that didn't look like a Target sale item.
He looked like any normal nerdy American with big glasses and a scrawny frame.
She spun, the action rocking her precarious balance, only to come face-to-face with the American nerd.
Please give generously to the American Red Cross.
At La Carlota the Spanish government established a station for the study of the culture of sugar-cane; by the American government this has been converted into a general agricultural experiment station, known as "Government Farm."
WILLIAM LIVINGSTON (1723-1790), American political leader, was born at Albany, New York, probably on the 30th of November 1723.
This Robert Livingston, founder of the American family, became in 1675 secretary of the important Board of Indian Commissioners; he was a member of the New York Assembly in1711-1715and 1716-1727 and its speaker in 1718-1725, and in 1701 made the proposal that all the English colonies in America should be grouped for administrative purposes "into three distinct governments."
Loyal to American interests and devoted to General Washington, he was one of the most useful of the state executives during the War of Independence.
While governor he was a frequent contributor to the New Jersey Gazette, and in this way he greatly aided the American cause during the war by his denunciation of the enemy and appeals to the patriotism of his countrymen.
William's Son, (HENRY) BROCKHOLST LIVINGSTON (1757-1823), was an officer in the American War of Independence, and was an able lawyer and judge.
Firefly is a term popularly used for certain tropical American click-beetles (Pyrophorus), due to their power of emitting light.
It is a clear case of an ancient frontier laid out in American fashion.
Only about 150 species of Thysanoptera are known; the European species with a few exotic forms have been described by Uzel, the North American by Hinds.
Hinds's Monograph of the North American species (Proc. U.
Sir James Yeo began by blockading Sackett's Harbor in the early part of 1814, but when the American squadron was ready he was compelled to retire by the disparity of the forces.