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  • I'll write something every day.

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  • I'll write something every day.

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  • "Quick, write down the plate number," I said.

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  • Write down exactly what you want.

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  • "What shall we write about?" they asked.

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  • Why would a woman write her name in her underwear?

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  • Let him write the truth.

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  • "Yes, Mamma, I will write," said she.

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  • That is the way to write a composition.

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  • He might wish he had never asked her to write her thoughts down.

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  • He might wish he had never asked her to write her thoughts down.

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  • You write a whole series of 'A's" and 'B's" and so forth.

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  • Painful as it might be, she was going to have to write any plans that included Justin out of her future.

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  • "Well," said the teacher, "you can write words, can you not?"

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  • Today, it lets me write these words.

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  • He loved poetry and soon began to write poems of his own.

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  • It is said that he could speak and write forty languages.

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  • I am very happy to write to you because I think of you and love you.

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  • Write down the names, and I'll take it down, he offered.

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  • She didn't write down the license info—she skips that stuff unless the place is crowded.

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  • Wasn't it difficult to write, knowing so little about what really happened?

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  • Wasn't it difficult to write, knowing so little about what really happened?

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  • I will write and tell you all the pleasant things we do.

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  • I suppose he has been too busy to write to his little friend.

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  • How about if I write a piece about her other life?

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  • I can write up some pain meds.

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  • I can write up some pain meds.

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  • Every day, I write in a journal.

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  • Now I am too tired to write more.

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  • If we want to know who 'metalman29' is, why don't we just write him?

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  • I was compelled to write and I wrote.

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  • He didn't write in it the last month or so before his death, but look at his last entry.

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  • An impish fear clutched my hand, so that I could not write any more that day.

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  • No one would write a love note to someone asking them if they wanted coffee.

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  • They will take time to write a great big forum post just for you, a total stranger they will never meet.

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  • Trying to write is very much like trying to put a Chinese puzzle together.

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  • Maybe you could write a book about the differences between men and women.

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  • Maybe she's teaching someone else to write, he said.

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  • I haven't found an account of her death in the papers yet but her hubby died of the flu in '04 and it didn't mention his wife in his write up.

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  • I will not write more to-day.

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  • I hope you will please write to me from all the cities you visit.

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  • Why did they write, why did Lise tell me about it?

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  • Well, just write him a note and if we don't make it back before he gets home, it shouldn't be too much longer.

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  • Byrne wasn't near in shape to be look­ing into this tour and had no reason to write for information on it.

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  • As I write this, something like fifty million blogs and billions of blog posts are online.

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  • "One can't write so fast, your honor," said the clerk, glancing angrily and disrespectfully at Kozlovski.

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  • That would explain the fact that you didn't write either, wouldn't it?

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  • Write to Kuragin demanding an explanation?

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  • His attention returning to the lap desk, he picked up the pencil as if ready to write something - and then put it down.

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  • It seems so, but I'd write him down as a none-believer.

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  • I hope I have written my letter nicely, but it is very difficult to write on this paper and teacher is not here to give me better.

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  • "Think how long it must have taken her to write it," Dean continued as he munched on a scone and glanced over her shoulder.

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  • At dinner it was read to the assembled family, who were surprised that I could write so well.

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  • My dear Carrie--You are to look upon it as a most positive proof of my love that I write to you to-day.

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  • She answered, "What do you think, I write down every present from every guy I have sex with?"

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  • Darian had never felt threatened around her, even with his desire to find some reason to write her off as another Claire.

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  • "Please write down this number," I said when I'd finished.

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  • I'll write it in general terms, speculating on how difficult it is to maintain both lives, operating one incognito.

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  • Write to her parents, and leave it to me.

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  • I asked him if he ever wished to write his thoughts.

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  • A little girl said she would write about "Summer."

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  • She does not want me to write more today.

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  • Her mind works so rapidly, that it often happens, that when I give her an example she will give me the correct answer before I have time to write out the question.

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  • He reached for the tablet and she knew what he was going to write before she saw it.

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  • I could not make notes in class or write exercises; but I wrote all my compositions and translations at home on my typewriter.

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  • Will you please tell Harry to write me a very long letter soon?

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  • "You don't call, you don't write," Darian complained, returning.

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  • Teacher's eyes have been hurting her so that she could not write to any one, and I have been trying to fulfil a promise which I made last summer.

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  • I write all my themes and examinations on it, even Greek.

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  • He shrugged, but made no attempt to write anything down.

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  • But I cannot see you and talk to you, so I will write and tell you all that I can think of.

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  • Do write to me soon again, directing your letter to Boston.

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  • So she can write about what she's dreaming?

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  • I tremble to write these following lines.

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  • So she can write about what she's dreaming?

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  • One man proposed a book in which visitors should write their names, as at the White Mountains; but, alas!

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  • Alex signed all the time now, never bothering to write anything down.

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  • Corday would write me up for just talking to you.

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  • Corday would write me up for just talking to you.

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  • Sit down and write out the order of the day for tomorrow.

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  • That she had not heard from Prince Andrew himself, Princess Mary attributed to his being too weak to write or to his considering the long journey too hard and too dangerous for her and his son.

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  • And I will write to you, she said.

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  • The prince again went to his bureau, glanced into it, fingered his papers, closed the bureau again, and sat down at the table to write to the governor.

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  • One woman want's to write a book about it, but frankly, so might I one day.

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  • It was with the hope of restoring my self-confidence that she persuaded me to write for the Youth's Companion a brief account of my life.

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  • Who can write so graphically the history of the storms they have weathered as these rents have done?

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  • So she called her clerk, who was a scholar, and bade him write the song, word for word, as it came from Caedmon's lips.

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  • I hope you will write to me as often as you can.

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  • If we write them down, we could get fired.

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  • It was tempting to let her writing session go, since she would see him at noon, but she had agreed to write instead of speaking.

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  • You tell me how you write a suicide note when you don't have a pen.

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  • You tell me how you write a suicide note when you don't have a pen.

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  • A child of the muses cannot write fine English unless fine English has been its nourishment.

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  • Fred, you ought to write your mystery books, not just read them.

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  • He had died by the time I read that passage in one of his books, so I couldn't write him, as is my normal practice when an author's words puzzle me.

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  • I do not write on a Braille tablet, as you suppose, but on a grooved board like the piece which I enclose.

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  • You see, it is not very pleasant to write all about one's self.

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  • Millions comment on movies, millions write reviews of products.

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  • Where every Da Vinci can paint his Mona Lisa and every Dante can write his Inferno.

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  • I had intended to write the sketch during my vacation: but I was not well, and I did not feel able to write even to my friends.

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  • Maybe she did write it years earlier and it really is her practice work, he offered.

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  • I shall be happy to have a letter from you when you like to write to me.

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  • I think if he writes, I will write too, she said, blushing.

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  • But I am afraid you cannot come to Tuscumbia; so I will write to you, and send you a sweet kiss and my love.

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  • How shall I write of my mother?

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  • Miss Canby herself wrote kindly, "Some day you will write a great story out of your own head, that will be a comfort and help to many."

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  • It is easy to write laws, but difficult to rule....

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  • You don't write a jejune collection of hodgepodge letters and numbers like these.

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  • As I write this, it is down to 2 percent.

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  • I write this to establish my bona fides as someone who truly cares about good food.

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  • I think you will like them too, so I will try to write them for you.

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  • I want to write to Mr. Bell and send him my picture.

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  • She reads the lips well, and if she cannot understand a phrase, her friends write it in her hand, and in this way she converses with strangers.

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  • I will write little blind girls a letter to thank them.

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  • I shall write freely to you and tell you everything, on one condition: It is this: you must promise never to show my letters to any one.

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  • She is sitting by me as I write, her face serene and happy, crocheting a long red chain of Scotch wool.

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  • Write to me all about it, and I will help you in everything.

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  • Excited and irritated by these thoughts Prince Andrew went toward his room to write to his father, to whom he wrote every day.

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  • He leaned his elbows on the table with his pen in his hand and, evidently glad of a chance to say quicker in words what he wanted to write, told Rostov the contents of his letter.

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  • "Shall you write to him?" she asked.

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  • And you won't feel ashamed to write to him?

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  • Therefore let us be exceedingly careful what we say and write about her.

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  • I will write to him, and I will tell Papa! said Sonya resolutely.

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  • He called to one of his officers and bade him sit down and write a short order for him.

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  • The officer began to write, but just as he finished the first word, a bomb came through the roof of the house and struck the floor close by him.

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  • And then, the seeds we are using aren't anything to write home about, either.

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  • It is with a kind of fear that I begin to write the history of my life.

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  • I thought then that I was "making up a story," as children say, and I eagerly sat down to write it before the ideas should slip from me.

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  • But I must not forget that I was going to write about last summer in particular.

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  • Tell father, please, to write to me.

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  • I hope you will write to your little friend when you have time.

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  • Before I left Boston, I was asked to write a sketch of my life for the Youth's Companion.

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  • But, however this may be, I cannot now write the letter which has lain in my thought for you so long.

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  • This is the first opportunity I have had to write to you since we came here last Monday.

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  • I must write you a line this morning because something very important has happened.

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  • When she saw the braille slate and paper, she said, "I will write many letters, and I will thank Santa Claus very much."

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  • I will write Uncle Frank braille letter.

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  • I wish to write about things I do not understand.

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  • No one shall be allowed to think it was anything wrong; and some day she will write a great, beautiful story or poem that will make many people happy.

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  • His new brethren gave him letters to the Kiev and Odessa Masons and promised to write to him and guide him in his new activity.

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  • What more could she write after all that had happened the evening before?

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  • Every day you write me something, Okay?

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  • She darned near did a jig and couldn't wait to write about it—didn't even take time to dream it.

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  • So I write you frankly: call out the militia.

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  • I shall write to her in a short time.

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  • The question of how to write to Nicholas, and whether she ought to write, tormented her.

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  • And I should be ashamed to write to Boris.

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  • If you are going to fight a duel, and you make a will and write affectionate letters to your parents, and if you think you may be killed, you are a fool and are lost for certain.

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  • I have just returned from my benefactor, and hasten to write down what I have experienced.

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  • Prince Andrew did not think it proper to write and challenge Kuragin.

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  • For example, while you could write COLOR=#C0C0C0 in your HTML code, you can also now simply write Color="silver" and get the same result.

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  • In order to write one must have something to write about, and having something to write about requires some mental preparation.

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  • The way to write good English is to read it and hear it.

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  • She was evidently expecting news of him and that he would come or would write to her.

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  • I would love to write more and more about this topic, about how things will get better and cheaper in the future.

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  • Now I must tell my gentle poet good-bye, for I have a letter to write home before I go to bed.

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  • She can count to thirty very quickly, and can write seven of the square-hand letters and the words which can be made with them.

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  • I do not wonder you were surprised to hear that I was going to write something for the report.

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  • Finally I persuaded her to write a few lines; but she broke her pencil six times before she finished it.

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  • Do you realize that this is the last letter I shall write to you for a long, long time?

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  • I said: Why do you write those sentences on the board?

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  • "No," she replied, "I think not; but children learn better if they write about things that concern them personally."

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  • "But if I write what my soul thinks," she said, "then it will be visible, and the words will be its body."

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  • During the first two years of her intellectual life, I required Helen to write very little.

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  • Too often, I think, children are required to write before they have anything to say.

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  • Teach them to think and read and talk without self-repression, and they will write because they cannot help it.

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  • Any one who has tried to write knows what Miss Keller owes to the endless practice which Miss Sullivan demanded of her.

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  • She thinks it is wonderful that two people should write stories so much alike; but she still considers her own as original.

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  • The man who can write stories thinks of stories to write.

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  • Write and tell me how he receives you.

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  • I am ordered to write a memorandum explaining why we are not advancing.

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  • Let us write her a letter at once, and she'll come here and all will be explained, or else, my dear boy, let me tell you it's quite likely you'll have to suffer for it.

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  • She was very troublesome when I began to write this morning.

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  • She knew, too, that I sometimes write "letters to blind girls" on the slate; but I didn't suppose that she had any clear idea what a letter was.

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  • I wanted her to write to her Uncle Frank this morning, but she objected.

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  • But I haven't time to write all the pleasant things people said--they would make a very large book, and the kind things they did for us would fill another volume.

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  • I am tired, and teacher does not want me to write more.

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  • You write that in Petersburg he is spoken of as one of the most active, cultivated, and capable of the young men.

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  • Write and tell him that he may marry tomorrow if he likes.

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  • "Sonya!" said the countess, raising her eyes from her letter as her niece passed, "Sonya, won't you write to Nicholas?"

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  • "If it is some form of code, it must have been the devil to write," Dean said but before his wife could answer, there was a noise on the stairs.

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  • I am too happy to write letters; but I must tell you about our visit to Cincinnati.

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  • Do you read what I write?

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  • He stared at the pen in his hand, making no attempt to write.

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  • Finally he started to write.

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  • His intent gaze found hers, but he made no attempt to write.

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  • They needed to talk, but he couldn't, and he wouldn't write.

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  • Lord knows, I'm sure the bed's comfortable but sleeping is when I write!

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  • Sure. It kept you're mind so busy that you're hands didn't get a chance to write.

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  • According to Shafi`ite law, such a cadi must be a male, free, adult Moslem, intelligent, of unassailed character, able to see, hear and write, learned in the Koran, the traditions, the Agreement, the differences of the legal schools, acquainted with Arabic grammar and the exegesis of the Koran.

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  • Still, the percentage of those unable to read and write is 72.8, while for the whole of Italy it is 56 o.

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  • As a proof of the seriousness with which he regarded the literary vocation, it may be mentioned that he used to write out his poems in printed characters, believing that that process best enabled him to understand his own peculiarities and faults, and probably unconscious that Coleridge had recommended some such method of criticism when he said he thought "print settles it."

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  • Meanwhile, he assisted his father in his financial labours, but still found time to write some of his earliest works.

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  • The second edition in English appeared at Edinburgh in 1611, and in the preface to it Napier states he intended to have published an edition in Latin soon after the original publication in 1593, but that, as the work had now been made public by the French and Dutch translations, besides the English editions, and as he was "advertised that our papistical adversaries wer to write larglie against the said editions that are alreadie set out," he defers the Latin edition "till having first seene the adversaries objections, I may insert in the Latin edition an apologie of that which is rightly done, and an amends of whatsoever is amisse."

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  • Encouraged by William IV., duke of Bavaria, he began to write the Annales Boiorum, about 1517, and finishing this book in 1521, undertook a German version of it, entitled Bayersche Chronik, which he completed some years later.

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  • Their ecclesiastical polity came much more from Paris than from Geneva."2 To trace the history of Presbyterianism in France for the next thirty years would be to write the history of France itself during that period.

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  • The total school population of Argentina in 1900 (6 to 14 years) was 994,089, of which 45% attended school, and 13% of those not attending were able to read and write.

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  • The census of 1901 showed that about 83% of the whole population and more than 91% of the population over five years of age could read and write.

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  • It was provided that a person was to be prohibited from landing in Australia who failed to write in any prescribed language fifty words dictated to him by the commonwealth officer supervising immigration.

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  • Smith, at the request of a member of the commission by which the prize was proposed, undertook in 1882 to write out the demonstration of his general theorems so far as was required to prove the results for the special case of five squares.

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  • He was about to write a treatise on the steam-engine, when the Polish War of Independence summoned him back to Warsaw in November 1830.

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  • On the what's new page, you are free to write what you want, as long as it is related to the subject.

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  • To write an account of symphonic instrumentation in any detail would be like attempting a history of emotional expression; and all that we can do here is to point out that the problem which was, so to speak, shelved by the polyphonic device of the continuo, was for a long time solved only by methods which, in any hands but those of the greatest masters, were very inartistic conventions.

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  • Classical and modern chamber-music in the sonata style consists mainly of string-quartets for 2 violins, viola and violoncello; string-trios (rare, because very difficult to write sonorously); pianoforte-trios (pianoforte, violin and violoncello); pianoforte-quartets (pianoforte with string-trio); pianoforte-quintets (pianoforte with string-quartet); string-quintets (with 2 violas, very rarely with 2 violoncellos), and (in two important cases by Brahms) stringsextets.

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  • TiP¦e, far, and ypacecv, to write), the name given to an apparatus for the transmission of intelligence to a distance.

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  • Operators who used the recorder soon learned to read the message by the click of the armature against its stop, and as this left the hands and eyes free to write, reading by sound was usually preferred.

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  • A ray of light is directed upon the mirror, and the motion of the latter, due to the varying strengths and direction of the received currents, is made to write the transmitted signals upon a strip of bromide photographic paper about three inches wide.

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  • When electric waves fell on the antenna they caused the mercury-steel junction to become conductive during the time they endured, and the siphon recorder therefore to write signals consisting of short or long deflexions of its pen and therefore notches of various length on the ink line drawn on the strip of telegraphic tape.

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  • The number of persons unable to read and write has gradually decreased, both absolutely and in proportion to the number of inhabitants.

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  • For instance, the number of bridegrooms unable to write their names in 1872 was in the province of Turin 26%, and in the Calabrian province of Cosenza 90%; in 1899 the percentage in the province of Turin had fallen to 5%, while in that of Cosenza it was still 76%.

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  • The suffrage is extended to all citizens over twenty-one years of age who can read and write and have either attained a certain standard of elementary education or are qualified by paying a rent which varies from 6 in communes of 2500 inhabitants to 16 in communes of 15p,ooo inhabitants, or, if peasant farmers, I6s.

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  • It is not necessary to write the history of the Lombard kingdom in detail.

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  • On the 2gth of June 1881 the Chamber adopted a Franchise Reform Bill, which increased the electorate from oo,ooo to 2,000,000 by lowering the fiscal qualification from 40 to 19.80 lire in direct taxation, and by extending the suffrage to all persons who had passed through the two lower standards of the elementary schools, and practically to all persons able to read and write.

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  • In many regions-- Egypt, Babylonia, &c. - individual investigators of the great religions have thought they found traces of an early - one hesitates to write, of a " primitive " - monotheism.

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  • Writers on biological subjects no longer have to waste space in weighing evolution against this or that philosophical theory or religious tradition; philosophical writers have frankly accepted it, and the supporters of religious tradition have made broad their phylacteries to write on them the new words.

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  • Reumont's other important work, one which he was peculiarly fitted to write, was his Aus Friedrich Wilhelms I V.

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  • The unknown author, as may be inferred from the treatise itself, did not write to make money, but to oblige his relative and friend Herennius, for whose instruction he promises to supply other works on grammar, military matters and political administration.

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  • yA, earth, and yp64&v, to write), the exact and organized knowledge of the distribution of phenomena on the surface of the earth.

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  • Yet he contrived to write his great commentary on the Pentateuch and other books of the Bible, treatises on philosophy (as the Yesodh mora), astronomy, mathematics, grammar (translation of Ilayyu j), besides a Diwan.

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  • The deputies of the lower house are elected for three years directly by the people, one deputy for every 3000 male adults who can read and write.

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  • He became a good classical scholar, and learnt to speak and write in French with facility and elegance.

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  • The work of Fordun is the earliest attempt to write a continuous history of Scotland.

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  • He accordingly commenced the study of metallurgy at Marburg; he also began to write poetry, imitating German authors, among whom he is said to have especially admired Gunther.

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  • It is not likely that he would write in support of Cardinal Beaton's policy, and the dialect is an exaggerated form of Latinized Middle Scots, differing materially from the language of the Compendious Book.

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  • His other works are: - The Castell of Laboure (Wynkyn de Worde, 1506), from the French of Pierre Gringoire; the Introductory to write and to pronounce Frenche (Robert Copland, 1521); The Myrrour of Good Maners (Richard Pynson, not dated), a translation of the De quatuor virtutibus of Dominicus Mancinus; Cronycle compyled in Latyn by the renowned Sallust (Richard Pynson, no date), a translation of the Bellum Jugurthinum; The Lyfe of the glorious Martyr Saynt George (R.

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  • Thus by transposition we may write the last equation as follows 2HI =H2+12+12200 cal., and thus express that hydriodic acid when decomposed into its elements evolves 12200 cal.

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  • Thus if we wish to ascertain the thermal effect of the action Mg+CaO =MgO+Ca, we may write, knowing the heats of formation of CaO and Mg0 to be 131000 and 146000 respectively, 0-131000 = 0-146000+x x =15000 cal.

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  • We may therefore write CH 4 +40 = C02+2H20+213800.

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  • They write shorthand, but speak no English; they have a smattering of higher mathematics, yet are ignorant of book-keeping.

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  • It was no longer possible to write as if the whole civilization of the Western world would sit down contentedly under the shadow of East Gothic dominion and Amal sovereignty.

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  • To trace the results of his teaching in England alone would be to write a history of the legislation of half a century.

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  • He had ceased to write for the Westminster in 1828; but during the years 1832 and 1833 he contributed many essays to Tait's Magazine, the Jurist, and the Monthly Repository.

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  • It fell to him as head of the office to write the defence of the Company's government of India when the transfer of its powers was proposed.

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  • The the few people who write books on the history of economic theory.

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  • What was mistaken for it was fashioned in the heat of controversy by men whose interests were practical rather than scientific, who could not write correct English, and revealed in their reasoning the usual fallacies of the merely practical man' So the " old Political Economy " lies shattered.

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  • During Kett's rebellion he was allowed to preach in the rebels' camp on Mousehold Hill, but without much effect; and later on he encouraged his chaplain, Alexander Neville, to write his history of the rising.

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  • Years afterwards, when an old man, Adams undertook to write out at length his recollections of this scene; it is instructive to compare the two accounts.

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  • About the time that Buffon was bringing to an end his studies of birds, Mauduyt undertook to write the Ornithologie of the Encyclopedic methodique - a comparatively easy task, considering the recent works of his fellow-countrymen on that subject, and finished in 1784.

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  • Another singular fact is that they often seemed to be totally unaware of the tendency if not the meaning of some of their own expressions: thus Macleay could write, and doubtless in perfect good faith (Trans.

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  • In the following year he wrote to Bacon, ordering him notwithstanding any injunctions from his superiors, to write out and send to him a treatise on the sciences which he had already asked of him when papal legate.

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  • The Arabian tribes began to take possession of the partly cultivated lands east of Canaan, became masters of the Eastern trade, gradually acquired settled habits, and learned to speak and write in Aramaic, the language which was most widely current throughout the region west of the Euphrates in the time of the Persian Empire (6th-4th century B.C.).

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  • The work, which is thus a pragmatical chronicle of the calamities that have happened to mankind from the fall down to the Gothic period, has little accuracy or learning, and even less of literary charm to commend it; but it was the first attempt to write the history of the world as a history of God guiding humanity.

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  • He found time, in addition, to write a short book on Die Serbische Revolution (1829), from material supplied to him by Wuk Stephanowich, a Servian who had himself been witness of the scenes he related.

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  • When the weakness of his eyes made it necessary for him to depend almost entirely on the service of readers and secretaries, in his eighty-first year he began to write the Weltgeschichte (9 vols., Leipzig, 1883-88).

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  • The critical method which has since become almost a formal system, aiming at scientific certainty, was with him an unexampled power, based on the insight acquired from wide knowledge, which enabled him to judge the credibility of an author or the genuineness of an authority; but he has made it impossible for any one to attempt to write modern history except on the "narratives of eye-witnesses and the most genuine immediate documents" preserved in the archives.

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  • It is a chapter very difficult to write, for while on the one hand an ingenious and speculative historian may refer to the influence of the Crusades almost everything which was thought or done between r too and 1300, a cautious writer who seeks to find Brehier, L'Eglise et l'Orient, p. 347.

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  • He knew Greek and Arabic; and he was well acquainted with the affairs of Constantinople, to which he went at least twice on political business, and with the history of the Mahommedan powers, on which he had written a work (now lost) at the command of Amalric. It was Amalric also who set him to write the history of the Crusades which we still possess (in twenty-two books, with a fragment of a twentythird) - the Historia rerum in partibus transmarinis gestarum.

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  • A large proportion of the people can read and write Sesuto (as the Basuto language is called) and English, and speak Dutch, whilst a considerable number also receive higher education.

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  • His father was a poor farm labourer, and could not afford to send him to school long enough even to learn to read and write.

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  • In 1899 more than three-fourths of the inhabitants ten years of age or over were unable to read or write, and when in the following year the present system of government was established large powers were given to the commissioner of education.

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  • Henry started with methyl iodide, the formula of which we write in the form CI a H b H c H d.

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  • Of course, generally speaking, less advance was made than in many previous decades, owing to the interregnum caused by the World War, when all British, French, German, and Austrian work was held up, and only the Americans and to a lesser degree the so-called " Egyptian " Service of Antiquities (manned by French and English) did any digging at all; while in all the European countries the energies of all the archaeologists who were not superannuated were transferred to the field of war, and there was no time left to write little papers, still less big books.

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  • That is to say, he was appointed Burgundian historiographer with a recommendation to write also on other subjects not strictly within the scope of a chronicler.

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  • Notwithstanding the losses that the city had sustained, `Amr was able to write to his master, the caliph Omar, that he had taken a city containing "4000 palaces, 4000 baths, 12,000 dealers in fresh oil, 12,000 gardeners, 40,000 Jews who pay tribute, 400 theatres or places of amusement."

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  • `Amr told him that it was not in his power to grant such a request, but promised to write to the caliph for his consent.

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  • His great ambition was to write a history of England.

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  • From that time I have spent the whole of my life within that monastery devoting all my pains to the study of the scriptures; and amid the observance of monastic discipline, and the daily charge of singing in the church, it has ever been my delight to learn or teach or write.

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  • These and similar statements favouring the doctrines of the New Testament made many Kabbalists of the highest position in the synagogue embrace the Christian faith and write elaborate books to win their Jewish brethren over to Christ.

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  • The constitution requires that a voter must (in addition to other qualifications) either be able to show conclusively ability to read and write, or be the owner of property within the state assessed at not less than $300, on which, if personalty, all taxes are paid.

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  • Having completed his university studies in 1845, he began to write a work on Heraclitus from the Hegelian point of view; but it was soon interrupted by more stirring interests, and did not see the light for many years.

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  • With this definition it is usual to omit the first symbol e l, and to write i or A I - 1 instead of e 2.

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  • So great were its losses that in the year1887-1888it was obliged to write them off by reducing its capital from £2,000,000 to £1,600,000.

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  • An intense and passionate ardour breathes in his verses, and forms one of the most remarkable as well as one of the most attractive characteristics of his style; for, while few even among Turkish poets are more artificial than he, few seem to write with greater earnestness and sincerity.

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  • The chief poets of the transition are Fazil Bey, Wasif, notable for his not altogether unhappy attempt to write verses in the spoken language of the capital, `Izzet Molla, Pertev Pasha, `Akif Pasha, and the poetesses Fitnet and Leyla.

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  • If any of these does write a pamphlet in the old manner, it is merely as a tour de force, or to prove to some faithful but clamorous partisan of the Persian style that it is not, as he supposes, lack of ability which causes the modern author to adopt the simpler and more natural fashion of the West.

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  • She was, however, a child of unusual intellectual power, and she began very early to write though not to publish.

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  • In addition to these Clement often speaks of his intention to write on certain subjects, but it may well be doubted whether in most cases, if not all, he intended to devote separate treatises to 1 Zahn thinks we have part of them in the Adumbrationes Clem.

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  • It is said that, on this occasion, a voter, who did not know him, came up to him, and giving him his sherd, desired him to write upon it the name of Aristides.

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  • From the age of six he showed a disposition to write.

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  • His attainments included Latin, which he could both read and write; he knew something of the English laws and language, and it may have been from an interest in natural history that he collected, during his reign, the Woodstock menagerie which was the admiration of his subjects.

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  • If µ be the molecular conductivity, and its value at infinite dilution, the fractional number of molecules dissociated is k /µop, which we may write as a.

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  • In dilute solution such substances as hydrochloric acid and potash are almost completely dissociated, so that, instead of representing the reaction as HC1+KOH = KC1 d-H20, we must write The ions K and Cl suffer no change, but the hydrogen of the acid and the hydroxyl (OH) of the potash unite to form water, which is only very slightly dissociated.

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  • After nearly thirty years of lecturing on the history of the Church at the Vallicella and being trained by St Philip as a great man for a great work, he began to write, and produced twelve folios (1588-1607).

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  • In spite of many errors, especially in Greek history, in which he had to depend upon secondhand information, the work of Baronius stands as an honest attempt to write history, marked with a sincere love of truth.

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  • Sarpi, in urging Casaubon to write against Baronius, warns him never to charge or suspect him of bad faith, for no one who knew him could accuse him of disloyalty to truth.

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  • We write frequently 0 = alla22a33���ann = (ana22a33���ann)� If the first two columns of the determinant be transposed the ' The elementary theory is given in the article Determinant.

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  • From the value of A we may separate those members which contain a particular element a ik as a factor, and write the portion aik A ik; A k, the cofactor of ar k, is called a minor of order n - i of the determinant.

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  • If we write (I +a i x) (I a 2 x) ...

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  • It is convenient to write the distinct partitions or separates in descending order as regards weight.

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  • For the particular case (W1n:2n:3...) = (1n) 1 2 3 (-) n n(n) = / (To establish this write 1 +�Xi +1/ 2 X2+f2 3 X3+...

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  • Write also s l d1= D, so that f(a i a2+ p al, ...an+Ilan-1) =f +FLDif +F4 2 D2f + t i 3 D 3 f -}-....

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  • For this purpose write as = a08+ aiaas+i+a2aas+2+....

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  • +an we may write in general D s f = ZD(p l p 2 p 3 ��) the summation being for every partition (piP2p3...) of s, and D(p iP2 p 3 ...)f being =2 (Dpifi)(DP2f2) (DL'h3f3)f4...f,n.

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  • Write (213) (214) (15) =...

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  • p, taking n equal to 00, we may write 1 +aix +a2x2 +...

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  • For write (pq) =s� and take logarithms of both sides of the fundamental relation; we obtain slox +soot' = + (3ly) S20x 2 +2siixy+s02y 2 = E(aix+(3 ly) 2, &C., and siox+SOly - (S 20 x2 + 2s ii x y+ s ooy 2) +...

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  • From the above D p4 is an operator of order pq, but it is convenient for some purposes to obtain its expression in the form of a number of terms, each of which denotes pq successive linear operations: to accomplish this write d ars and note the general result exp (mlodlo+moldol +...

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  • The partitions being taken as denoting symmetric functions we have complete correspondence between the algebras of quantity and operation, and from any algebraic formula we can at once write down an operation formula.

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  • Symbolic Form.-Restricting consideration, for the present, to binary forms in a single pair of variables, we must introduce the symbolic form of Aronhold, Clebsch and Gordan; they write the form Iln n n-1 n-1 n n n aixi+a2x2) = 44+(1) a l a 2 x 1 x2+...+a2.x2=az wherein al, a2 are umbrae, such that n-1 n-1 n a 1, a 1 a 2, ...a 1 a 2, a2 are symbolical respreentations of the real coefficients �o, ai,...

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  • If we restrict ourselves to this set of symbols we can uniquely pass from a product of real coefficients to the symbolic representations of such product, but we cannot, uniquely, from the symbols recover the real form, This is clear because we can write n-1 n-2 2 2n-3 3 a1a2 =a l a 2, a 1 a 2 = a 1 a2 while the same product of umbrae arises from n n-3 3 2n-3 3 aoa 3 = a l .a a 2 = a a 2 .

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  • We write;L 22 = a 1 a 2 .b 1 n-2 b2s 3 n - 3 3 n-3 3 n-3 3 a 3 = a 1 a 2 .b 1 b 2 .c 1 c2, and so on whenever we require to represent a product of real coefficients symbolically; we then have a one-to-one correspondence between the products of real coefficients and their symbolic forms. If we have a function of degree s in the coefficients, we may select any s sets of umbrae for use, and having made a selection we may when only one quantic is under consideration at any time permute the sets of umbrae in any manner without altering the real significance of the symbolism.

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  • we may write (AB)i(AC)j(BC)k...

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  • possess the invariant property, and we may write (AB) i (AC)'(BC) k ...A P E B C...

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  • -2 _ ab 2an-2bn-2Crz z x () x x x, Each term on the right-hand side may be shown by permutation of a, b, c to be the symbolical representation of the same covariant; they are equivalent symbolic products, and we may accordingly write 2(ac) (bc)ai -1 bi -1 cx 2 =(ab)2a:-2b:-2c:, a relation which shows that the form on the left is the product of the two covariants n (ab) ay 2 by 2 and cZ.

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  • If we have a symbolic product, which contains the symbol a only in determinant factors such as (ab), we may write x 2, -x 1 for a 1, a 2, and thus obtain a product in which (ab) is replaced by b x, (ac) by c x and so on.

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  • We may write therefore 1 These forms, n in number, are called " associated forms " of f (" Schwesterformen," " formes associbes ").

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  • We will write the cubic covariant (f, i) 2 =j, and then remark that the result, (f,j) 3 = o, can be readily established.

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  • Further, in the case of invariants, we write A= (1, i') 2 and take three new forms B = (i, T) 2; C = (r, r`) 2; R = (/y).

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  • We may therefore write I.

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  • One advantage we have obtained is that, if we now write ao =o, and substitute a 8 _ 1 for a,, when s>o, we obtain d d aO da l +al da 2 +a2 da �....+an_2dan_1 which is the form of SZ for a binary (n- Henceby merely diminishing each suffix in a seminvariant by unity, we obtain another seminvariant of the same degree, and of weight w-8, appertaining to the (n-I) ic. Also, if we increase each suffix in a seminvariant, we obtain terms, free from a 0, of some seminvariant of degree 8 and weight w+8.

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  • Hence, excluding ao, we may, in partition notation, write down the fundamental solutions of the equation, viz.

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  • In order to obtain the seminvari ants we would write down the (w; 0, n) terms each associated with a literal coefficient; if we now operate with 52 we obtain a linear function of (w - I; 8, n) products, for the vanishing of which the literal coefficients must satisfy (w-I; 0, n) linear equations; hence (w; 8, n)-(w-I; 0, n) of these coefficients may be assumed arbitrarily, and the number of linearly independent solutions of 52=o, of the given degree and weight, is precisely (w; 8, n) - (w - I; 0, n).

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  • We may, by a well-known theorem, write the result as a coefficient of z w in the expansion of 1 - z n+1.

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  • - zn +9 1 -z2.1 -z3....1-z8; and since this expression is unaltered by the interchange of n and B we prove Hermite's Law of Reciprocity, which states that the asyzygetic forms of degree 0 for the /t ie are equinumerous with those of degree n for the The degree of the covariant in the variables is e=nO-2w; consequently we are only concerned with positive terms in the developments and (w, 0, n) - (w - r; 0, n) will be negative unless nO It is convenient to enumerate the seminvariants of degree 0 and order e=n0-2w by a generating function; so, in the first written generating function for seminvariants, write z2 for z and az n for a;.

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  • We may write function of such symbolic + (1+ai)(1+alt)...(16e)=1+A2t 2 +A3E 3 +...+A0 °.

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  • For w = i the form is A i ai+Bib i, which we may write aob l -albo = ao(I) b -(I)abo; the remaining perpetuants, enumerated by z I - 2' have been set forth above.

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  • Marryat brought ripe experience and unimpaired vivacity to his work when he began to write novels.

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  • "In all this discourse," says Bishop Sanderson, one of the best of the English writers, "I take it upon me not to write edicts, but to give my advice."

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  • Having in 1834 gone to the South for the benefit of his health, he was led by what he witnessed of the evils of slavery (chiefly in Florida) to write the anti-slavery novel The Slave: or Memoir of Archy Moore (1836; enlarged edition, 1852, The White Slave).

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  • In consequence of these and other views, he was denounced from the pulpits, forbidden to lecture or to write (May 10, 16 9 0), and his arrest was ordered.

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  • For a series of experiments made with the same coil this fraction is constant, and we may write SB = kD.

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  • And much more of the same kind, which, as Gilbert says, had come down " even to [his] own day through the writings of a host of men, who, to fill out their volumes to a proper bulk, write and copy out pages upon pages on this, that and the other subject, of which they know almost nothing for certain of their own experience."

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  • The census of June 1920 gave instructive figures: 69.82% able to read, children below 10 years included; 50% able to read and write.

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  • The first of these charges cannot be denied; but it is hard to see why a lawyer of the 6th century, himself born in a Greek-speaking part of the empire, should be expected to write Latin as pure as that of the age of Cicero, or even of the age of Gaius and the Antonines.

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  • Education is in a backward condition, and it is estimated that 80% of the population can neither read nor write.

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  • In 1897 an Indian Immigration Restriction Act was passed with the object of protecting European traders; in 1903 another Immigration Restriction Act among other things, permitted the exclusion of all would-be immigrants unable to write in the characters of some European language.

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  • The fairest and most considerable of Palacky's antagonists in the controversy aroused by his narrative of the early reformation in Bohemia was Baron Helfert, who received a brief from Vienna to write his Hus rind Hieronymus (1853) to counteract the impression made by Palacky's History.

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  • Although great improvements have been effected in the educational system of the country since 1867, Hungary is still backward in the matter of general education, as in 1900 only a little over 50% of the population could read and write.

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  • By the end of the month Paskevich could write to the Emperor Nicholas: " Hungary lies at the feet of your Imperial Majesty."

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  • Every male Hungarian citizen, able to read and write, was to receive the vote at the beginning of his twenty-fifth year, subject to a residential qualification of twelve months.

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  • Thus we should not write 8X7+6, but (8 X7)+6, or 8X(7+6).

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  • We write: (2 Xcost of 1 lb tea) +6s.

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  • By successive stages we obtain (� 18) s5 = 2, X = 12; or we may write at once x = of io= 5 of 10 = 12.

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  • " If we write X for the cost per ton this year, we have 4(X-3s.) =104s.

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  • This suggests that we should write; la as a l l3; and we find that the use of fractional indices in this way satisfies the laws of integral indices.

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  • Thus, to multiply x 3 -2x+1 by 2x 2 +4, we write the process +I +0-2+I +2+0+4 +2+0-4+2 +0+0 - 0+0 +4+0-8+4 +2+0+0+2-8+4 giving 2x 5 + 2x 2 -8x+4 as the result.

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  • It is usual to write this as a fraction, inverting the order of the factors in the numerator.

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  • (iv.) We can write n (;) in the more symmetrical form n(r)- (n - r) !

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  • Then, provided a r includes the greatest term, it will be found that (A - a)" lies between 0' r and ar+1� For actual calculation it is most convenient to write the theorem in the form methods of procedure.

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  • Thus, to divide i by i +x algebraically, we may write it in the form I+o.x+o.x 2 +o.x 3 +o.x 4, and we then obtain I I +0.x+0.x2+0.x3 '+0.x4 = I' x+x2 - x 3 + x4 I+x I+x' where the successive terms of the quotient are obtained by a process which is purely formal.

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  • Linnaeus by his binomial system made it possible to write and speak with accuracy of any given species of plant or animal.

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  • If we write p = 27rR/A (6), we must regard p as a function of f, and we may take with sufficient approximation under any ordinary circumstances where p' denotes the value of p at 0, and is a constant, which is positive when the retarding plate is held at the side on which the blue of the spectrum is seen.

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  • so that, if we write 27r5 (8) by L.

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  • Taking 2 rv2 = u (9), we may write (17r oueiudu ?/ 2) u Again, by a known formula, 1 1 °° -1 uu = 1/ 7r?r o Substituting this in (to), and inverting the order of integration, we get uc 2?

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  • (19), 1 abA) ' ' we may write 12= (cos 27rv 2 .dv) 2 + (f sin zirv 2 .dv) 2 (20), or, according to our previous notation, 12 = (2 - C 2 +(z - Sv)2= G2 +H2 Now in the integrals represented by G and H every element diminishes as V increases from zero.

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  • Since the dimensions of T are supposed to be very small in com d parison with X, the factor dy (--) is sensibly constant; so that, if Z stand for the mean value of Z over the volume T, we may write TZ y d e T ?

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  • At the same census 95% of the white population over 21 were able to read and write; of the whites between the ages of 5 and 14 59% could read and write.

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  • member of the university of Kiev, and of the Prussian, Bavarian and Danish academies; he received the Prussian order Pour le Write, and was corresponding member of the Academie des sciences morales et politiques of the French Institute.

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  • At Waterloo he was wounded in the right arm and had to undergo amputation, but he quickly learned to write with his left hand, and on the conclusion of the war resumed his duties as secretary to the embassy at Paris.

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  • His works were studied and _learned by heart by the great Latin writers of the Renaissance, such as Erasmus and Melanchthon; and Casaubon, in his anxiety that his son should write a pure Latin style, inculcates on him the constant study of Terence.

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  • 656s, a way, and yp&4*t y, to write), a curve of which the radius vector is proportional to the velocity of a moving particle.

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  • It is deeply to be regretted in the interests of medicine that he did not write more.

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  • Some critics, however, hold that it is wholly Luke's own composition, and that the Hebraic style - in which he was able to write in consequence of his familiarity with the LXX.

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  • Gentz used his enforced leisure to write a brilliant essay on "The relations between England and Spain before the outbreak of war between the two powers" (Leipzig, 1806); and shortly afterwards appeared Fragmente aus der neuesten Geschichte des politischen Gleichgewichts in Europa (translated s.t.

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  • Compared with other Indian provinces, and even with some of the countries of Europe, Burma takes a very high place in the returns of those able to both read and write.

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  • 4l m =aeffsle, e rs /° - I u =ae-"' - (a -b)w', (io) w'+ ch nS2 =, sh nS2 = w,, (II) I n which we may write w' =4)+41i.

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  • Women as well as men learned to read and write, and in Semitic times this involved a knowledge of the extinct Sumerian as well as of a most complicated and extensive syllabary.

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  • Asia Minor (Arzawa), who write in non-Semitic tongues and are supposed to have been Hittites.

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  • °Vuzgat 'Cyprus 6" of Greenwich 3 Lcio ttud - y East C D 3 and powerful enough to write to the Babylonian court as a sovereign of equal standing.

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  • No inscriptions have been found in these two islands, and therefore it would seem that the true Guanches did not know how to write.

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  • Each gild numbered various classes of members, ranging from beginners, or Schiller (corresponding to trade-apprentices), and Schulfreunde (who were equivalent to Gesellen or journeymen), to Meister, a Meister being a poet who was not merely able to write new verses to existing melodies but had himself invented a new melody.

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  • His admiration for Plato led him to write a commentary on the Timaeus; in another way it is shown by important modifications which he made in psychological doctrine.

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  • Itlis not a more untrustworthy account than a vehement controversialist engaged in a life and death struggle might be expected to write of his theological antagonists.

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  • He went to Marseilles with his wife and subsequently to Florence, where at the instance of General La Marmora he undertook to write an account of the Italian army.

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  • Its opening shows it to have been addressed to a Church, or rather a group of Churches, recently visited by the writer, who, while not wishing to write as an authoritative "teacher" so much as one who has come to love them as a friend (i.

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  • The first was a Christian of the tribe of Taghlib, whose Christianity enabled him to write many verses which would have been impossible to a professing Moslem.

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  • Hamadhani was also the first to write in this rhymed prose a new form of work, the MYlagama (" assembly ").

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  • It is told, however, that Moawiya summoned an old man named `Abid ibn Sharya from Yemen to Damascus to tell him all he knew about ancient history and that he induced him to write down his information.

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  • Hamdani (q.v.) was led to write his great geography of Arabia by his love for the ancient history of his land.

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  • Khalil ibn Ahmad (718-791), an Arab from Oman, of the school of Basra, was the first to enunciate the laws of Arabic metre and the first to write a dictionary.

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  • Innocent was also a notable patron of learning; he encouraged Alexander of Hales to write his Summa universae theologiae, did much for the universities, notably the Sorbonne, and founded law schools at Rome and Piacenza.

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  • Citizenship is accorded to all Peruvians over the age of 21 and to all married men under that age, and the right of suffrage to all citizens who can read and write, or possess real estate or workshops, or pay taxes.

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  • First of all write thou my mandates and similitudes; and the rest, as I will show thee, so shalt thou write."

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  • Unfortunately an exact record of the steps in her education was not kept; but from 1888 onwards, at the Perkins Institution, Boston, and under Miss Sarah Fuller at the Horace Mann school in New York, and at the Wright Humason school, she not only learnt to read, write, and talk, but became proficient, to an exceptional degree, in the ordinary educational curriculum.

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  • In after years he so far forgot himself as to write of Saint-Simon as a depraved quack, and to deplore his connexion with him as purely mischievous.

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  • Mill had suggested to Comte that he should write articles for the English periodicals, and expressed his own willingness to translate any such articles from the French.

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  • He did not write down a word until he had first composed the whole matter in his mind.

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  • When he had thoroughly meditated every sentence, he sat down to write, and then, such was the grip of his memory, the exact order of his thoughts came back to him as if without an effort, and he wrote down precisely what he had intended to write, without the aid of a note or a memorandum, and without check or pause.

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  • The name is pronounced Boosheer, and not Bew-shire, or Bus-hire; modern Persians write it Bushehr and, yet more incorrectly, Abushehr, and translate it as "father of the city," but it is most probably a contraction of Bokht-ardashir, the name given to the place by the first Sassanian monarch in the 3rd century.

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  • At a very early age he began to write in prose and verse.

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  • At Torquay, in 1838, he wrote Audley Court on one of his rare excursions, for he had no money for touring, nor did he wish for change: he wrote at this time, "I require quiet, and myself to myself, more than any man when I write."

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  • He undertook to write the Geschichte Frankreichs von der Thronbesteigung Ludwig Philipps bis zum Fall Napoleons III., but only two volumes were completed (to 1848) (2nd ed., 1881-1882).

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  • But a few years ago they used to compile laborious essays, in which the inspiration was drawn from Occidental text-books, and the alien character of the source was hidden under a veneer of Chinese aphorisms., To-day they write terse, succinct, closely-reasoned articles, seldom diffuse, often witty; and generally free from extravagance of thought or diction.

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  • It was in the year of his patron's death that he began to write his Historia Polonica.

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  • Knight secured the best authors and artists of the day to write for and illustrate his magazine, which, though at first a commercial success, may have had the reason of its subsequent discontinuance in its literary excellence.

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  • Throughout the 18th century, in France as in England, a favourite literary method was to write of social subjects under the assumed character of a foreigner, generally an 1 Matthew Maty, M.D., born in Holland, 1718, died principal librarian of the British Museum, 1776.

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  • It is most likely that Mist had found out that Defoe was a government agent and quite probable that he communicated his knowledge to other editors, for Defoe's journalistic employment almost ceased about this time, and he began to write anonymously, or as "Andrew Moreton."

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  • He caused his chief minister Fagel to write a letter expressing his disapprobation of the religious policy of James, which was published in November 1687.

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  • Yet he has great value as a painter of historical portraits, some of them those of his contemporaries,and as an author who had been a political partisan and had taken some part in making history before undertaking to write it; and he gives us, from the popular side, the views of a contemporary on the politics of the time.

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  • The pay of his rank was small, and his appointment on the quartermaster-general's staff made it necessary to keep two horses, so that he had to write mathematical school-books in his spare time to eke out his resources.

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  • If we write K for the adiabatic elasticity, and k for the isothermal elasticity, we obtain S/s = ECÆF = K/k.

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  • The values of the corresponding functions for the liquid or solid cannot be accurately expressed, as the theoretical variation of the specific heat is unknown, but if we take the specific heat at constant pressure s to be approximately constant, and observe the small residual variation dh of the total heat, we may write F'=s'D+dh+B'.

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  • The natives are all Christians, and the majority have learned to read and write, and to speak a little English, under the tuition of the London Missionary Society.

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  • They belonged to the class of traditional literature which it was forbidden to write down, and, so long at least as the Targum tradition remained active, there would be little temptation to commit it to writing.

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  • He invented a machine which so supported his hand that he could write legibly with closed eyes.

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  • Mr Savona's attempt to teach the Maltese children simultaneously two foreign languages (of which they were quite ignorant, and their teachers only partially conversant) without first teaching how to read and write the native Maltese systematically was continued for some years under an eminent archaeologist, Dr A.

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  • Strickland established a new system of education based on the principle of beginning from the bottom, by teaching to read and write in Maltese as the medium for assimilating, at a further stage, either English or Italian, one at a time, and aiming at imparting general knowledge in colloquial English.

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  • Here, then, is direct evidence that the Aegean peoples of the Mycenaean Age knew how to write, and it is no longer necessary to assume that the verses of the Iliad were dependent on mere verbal transmission for any such period 'as has been supposed.

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  • Hence all the elaborate arguments based on the supposition that Moses probably could not write fall to the ground.

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  • The work, he says, is the "production of a decided partisan," who "rakes in the ashes of long-forgotten and a thousand times buried slanders, 1 Lord Brougham, overlooking the constitutional chapter in the Middle Ages, censured Hallam for making an arbitrary beginning at this point, and proposed to write a more complete history himself.

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  • While at Geneva he taught a blind girl several branches of science, and also how to write; and this led him to publish A Method of Teaching Mathematics to the Blind.

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  • To trace in any detail the fortunes of Herat would be to write the modern history of the East, for there has hardly been a dynastic revolution, or a foreign invasion, or a great civil war in Central Asia since the time of the prophet, in which Herat has not played a conspicuous part and suffered accordingly.

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  • He could not hear of this fact - Mary's arrival in England (May 16, 1568) - before, say, the 19th of May; and between the 19th of May and the 28th of May he could not write for and receive from Scotland "the reports and sayings of her servants."

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  • Polyaenus intended to write a history of the Parthian War, but there is no evidence that he did so.

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  • He made the world of men and things his study, learned to write his mother-tongue with idiomatic conciseness, and nourished his imagination on the masterpieces of the Romans.

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  • In the same year, 1520, Machiavelli, at the instance of the cardinal Giulio de' Medici, received commission from the officers of the Studio pubblico to write a history of Florence.

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  • Its character is distinctly democratic. The property qualification of state senators and the restriction of suffrage to those who have paid county or poll taxes are abolished; but suffrage is limited to male adults who can read the state constitution in English, and can write their names, unless physically disqualified, and who have registered.

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  • In addition to his native tongue he could read Latin and understood Greek, but he was unable to write, and Einhard gives an account of his futile efforts to learn this art in later life.

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  • i 1, and the writer is bidden to write down what he has seen and" the things which are and the things which shall be hereafter,"i.

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  • He is instead to write down the new book of prophecies.

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  • - Ignatius, while on his way to Rome to suffer martyrdom, halted at Smyrna and received a warm welcome from the church and its bishop. Upon reaching Troas he despatched two letters, one to the church at Smyrna, another addressed personally to Polycarp. In these letters Ignatius charged Polycarp to write to all the churches between Smyrna and Syria (since his hurried departure from Troas made it impossible for him to do so in person) urging them to send letters and delegates to the church at Antioch to congratulate it upon the cessation of the persecution and to establish it in the faith.

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  • both those unable to read and write and those unable to write) ten years of age and over, according to the census returns of 1900, was only 2.3; of all the other states of the Union, Nebraska alone made such a good return.

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  • His success in reproducing articles he had read in The Spectator led him to write an article for his brother's paper, which he slipped under the door of the printing shop with no name attached, and which was printed and attracted some attention.

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  • A large collection of such curious information is contained in the Bibliotheca of Apollodorus, a pupil of Aristarchus who flourished in the and century B.C. Eratosthenes was the first to write on mathematical and physical geography; he also first attempted to draw up a chronological table of the Egyptian kings and of the historical events of Greece.

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  • An educational test (dating from 1857) is exacted for the privilege of voting, every voter being required to be able to read the constitution of the commonwealth in the English language, and to write his name.

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  • was, not to give an account of the entire long contest between the two countries, but to write the history of a particular war - the great Persian war of invasion.

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  • He continued to write tragedies till the age of eighty, when he exhibited a play in the same year as Accius, who was then thirty years of age.

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  • As a senator he consistently opposed the increasing monarchism of Napoleon, who, however, gave him in 1809 a pension and commissioned him to write a work on fortification for the school of Metz.

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  • He was also either the first, or one of the first, to write down, or to get written down, the substance of his spoken prophecies, and perhaps also prophecies which he never delivered at all.

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  • Not more than 5% of the householders in India can read and write, and the proportion capable of fully understanding the schedule and of making the entries in it correctly is still lower.

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  • Even on the population returns certain answers, such as the number of the divorced or the number unable to read and write, may be open to question.

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  • In his boyhood Bertrand was a dull learner, spending his time in open-air sports and exercises, and could never read or write.

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  • (iv) To find the volume of a prismoidal cutting with vertical ends, and with sides equally inclined to the vertical, so that 4 =0, let the value t of h, for the two ends be h, ?, and h2, 1k21 and write ml_ do 0 (a + h 1 cot 0), o 0 (a + hi cot 0), ot + h2 cot 0), n2 - o + cot B (a + h2 cot 0).

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  • If there are m of these strips, and if the breadth of each is h, so that H =mh, it is convenient to write x in the form xo+Oh, and to denote it by x 0, the corresponding value of u being ue.

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  • To find this position, let us write QM = MR = 8.

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  • If we write CI for the chordal area obtained by taking ordinates at intervals Zh, then T i =2CI-C I.

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  • If we write -fxo f yox s yiu dx dy, we first calculate the raw values coo., ai,o, 0.1,1,

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  • (Munich, 1889-1894), a work of great importance, for he was allowed to use the Prussian state papers, and was therefore enabled to write a history of the greatest events of his own time with full access to the most secret sources of information.

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  • Sybel did not live to write the account of the war with France, dying at Marburg on the 1st of August 1895.

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  • There can have been little personal intercourse between them, for Haydn was rarely in the capital, and Mozart seems never to have visited Eisenstadt; but the cordiality of their relations and the mutual influence which they exercised upon one another are of the highest moment in the history of 18th-century music. " It was from Haydn that I first learned to write a quartet," said Mozart; it was from Mozart that Haydn learned the richer style and the fuller mastery of orchestral effect by which his later symphonies are distinguished.

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  • Haydn, thus released from his official duties, forthwith accepted a commission from Salomon, the London concertdirector, to write and conduct six symphonies for the concerts in the Hanover Square Rooms. He arrived in England at the beginning of 1791 and was welcomed with the greatest enthusiasm, receiving among other honours the degree of D Mus.

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  • He went to the mines for a season, and there he began to write in the local newspapers, adopting the pen name of "Mark Twain," from a call used in taking soundings on the Mississippi steamboats.

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  • It may be noticed that a Thamudaean legend has been found on a Babylonian cylinder of about woo B.C., and it is remarkable that the Sabaean satara, " write," seems to be borrowed from Assyrian shataru.

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  • If we write down the eight notes from G to g in the key of C, their frequency ratios to C, the frequency ratios required by the diatonic scale for G, we get the frequency ratios required in the last line: - We see that all but two notes coincidewith notes on the scale of C. But instead of A = we have n, and instead of f= 4 we have 4 b.

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  • At the census of 1904, 3 2.57% of the total population could read and write; of the whites over fifteen years old 82.63% could read and write.

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  • Of the aboriginals, 8.15% could read and write; of the mixed and other races, 12.28%.

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  • In the urban areas the proportion of persons, of all races, able to read and write was 50 67%; in the rural areas the proportion was 26.43%.

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  • By sexes, 35% of males and 29.63% of females could read and write.

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  • Garrulous after a fashion as Montaigne is, he gives us no clear idea of any original or definite impulse leading him to write the famous Essays.

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  • After the return from the Exile it was impossible to write the history of Israel's fortunes otherwise than in a spirit of religious pragmatism.

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  • Certainly Adamu (if it is not more convenient to write "Adapa") was not regarded as the progenitor of the human race, like the Hebrew Adam.

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  • In the sphere of education attention is drawn to the fact that 96.69% of the population of the Sudetic territories can both read and write: "Our education is, next to the German, the best organized and stands decidedly the highest " (p. 122).

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  • Fesch ventured to write to the aged pontiff a letter which came into the hands of the emperor.

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  • His first recorded act was, after a synod had been held at Rome, to write to Constantius, then in quarters at Arles (353-354), asking that a council might be called at Aquileia with reference to the affairs of Athanasius; but his messenger Vincentius of Capua was compelled by the emperor at a conciliabulum held in Arles to subscribe against his will a condemnation of the orthodox patriarch of Alexandria.

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  • His biographers used to be perplexed by a letter purporting to be from Liberius, in the works of Hilary, in which he seems to write, in 352, that he had excommunicated Athanasius at the instance of the Oriental bishops; but the document is now held to be spurious.

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  • On the death of Peter, Shafirov was released from prison and commissioned to write the life of his late master.

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  • Having finished the verse of the 34th Psalm where it is written, "They who seek the Lord shall want no manner of thing that is good," he said, "Here I must stop: - what follows let Baithen write"; indicating, as was believed, his wish that his cousin Baithen should succeed him as abbot.

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  • 13 a, idea, and ypacbew, to write), e.g.

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  • When he wrote Handlyng Synne he had been (11.63-76) fifteen years in the priory, beginning to write in "englysch rime in 1303."

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  • The result of the widespread monastic school system is that almost all men can read and write a little, though the women are altogether illiterate.

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  • He wrote many books, and countless articles for reviews, newspapers and other publications, and was a constant contributor to the Saturday Review until 1878, when he ceased to write for it for political reasons.

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  • Nestorius himself, on the other hand, having occasion to write to Pope Celestine I.

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  • Following the advice of his friends, he began to write out, towards the end of his life, his lectures on archaeology, but only the introductory chapters, up to the 11th century, were found among his papers.

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  • He might have the leisure which was so indispensable, but at price of the freedom to read, think, write what he liked.

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  • Add to this a correspondence so extensive as to require him at times to write forty letters in one day.

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  • Bembo, Sadoleto and the rest write purely in a dead language.

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  • The Slovaks under the Hungarian regime were kept in a backward state - they did not possess a single Slovak school - while still worse conditions prevailed in Russinia, some 75% of the population being unable to read or write.

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  • He began to write for the stage in 289 B.C., and, according to SuIdas, wrote 40 plays, of which 17 titles and some fragments have been preserved.

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  • He began to write the history of John Sobieski, but did not live to finish it.

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  • An elder brother, who like himself was early turned out into the world to seek his own fortune, rose to command a brigade in the Mysore army, while Hyder, who never learned to read or write, passed the first years of his life aimlessly in sport and sensuality, sometimes, however, acting as the agent of his brother, and meanwhile acquiring a useful familiarity with the tactics of the French when at the height of their reputation under Dupleix.

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  • In that treatise the essential marks of an educated person are, not only ability to write Latin verse, but also, a point of " at least equal importance," " familiarity with the language and literature of Greece."

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  • The leaving examination (Abgangspriifung), instituted in that year, required Greek translation at sight, with Greek prose composition, and ability to speak and to write Latin.

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  • Werner in 1789, is from the Greek 'ypa4ew, " to write," because the mineral is used for making pencils.

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  • - The traditions current among the Israelites respecting the origins and early history of their nation - the patriarchal period, and the times of Moses and Joshua - were probably first cast into a written form in the 10th or 9th century B.C. by a prophet living in Judah, who, from the almost exclusive use in his narrative of the sacred name " Jahveh " (" Jehovah "), - or, as we now commonly write it, Yahweh, - is referred to among scholars by the abbreviation " J."

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  • They are to all appearance the work of a school of priests, who, after the destruction of the Temple in 586 B.C., began to write down and codify the ceremonial regulations of the pre-exilic times, combining them with an historical narrative extending from the Creation to the establishment of Israel in Canaan; and who completed their work during the century following the restoration in 537 B.C. The chief object of these sections is to describe in detail the leading institutions of the theocracy (Tabernacle, sacrifices, purifications, &c.), and to refer them to their traditional origin in the Mosaic age.

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  • There was not only no obvious reason why it should write, but there was a positive reason why it should not write.

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  • It was thus that St Paul came to write his two epistles to the Thessalonians, the oldest Christian documents that we possess.

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  • St Luke was the first to write, as we may see from his preface, definitely in the spirit of a historian.

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  • Zahn and Pincher may be said to supplement and correct each other, as they write from very different points of view, and on Jalicher's side there is no lack of criticism of his great opponent.

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  • He continued to write till 1707, and died in August 1708.

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  • Few men of any standing consented to write for them.

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  • When the three provinces sent in their first contingent of conscripts in 1877, it was found that all but about sixty knew how to read and write, and succeeding contingents have kept up this high standard.

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  • About one-fourth of the population is said to be able to read and write.

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  • Child labour is regulated by an act passed by the General Assembly in 1908; this act prohibits the employment of children less than 14 years of age in any gainful occupation during the session of school or in stores, factories, mines, offices, hotels or messenger service during vacations, and prohibits the employment of children between 14 and 16 unless they have employment certificates issued by a superintendent of schools or some other properly authorized person, showing the child's ability to read and write English, giving information as to the child's age (based upon a birth certificate if possible), and identifying the child by giving height and weight and colour of eyes and hair.

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  • The other was William Patten, who states that both he and Cecil began to write independent accounts of the campaign, and that Cecil generously communicated his notes for Patten's narrative, which has been reprinted more than once.

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  • He continued to write for the newspapers and for the theatre.

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  • Prior to 1902 every male inhabitant of a town who was twenty-one years of age or over, a citizen of the United States, and not a pauper or excused from paying taxes at his own request, had a right to vote, but an amendment adopted in this year made ability to read English and to write additional qualifications, except in the case of those physically unable to read or to write, of those then having the franchise, and of persons 60 years of age or more on the 1st of January 1904.

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  • All children between the ages of eight and fourteen and those between the ages of fourteen and sixteen who cannot read and write English are required to attend either a public or an approved private school for the full term unless excused by the school board on account of physical or mental infirmity.

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  • He intended to write a complete history of Poland on an extensive scale, but never accomplished the task.

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  • Although much of his literary work consisted of political journalism, he yet found time to write a large number of essays, poems and tales.

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  • The letter contained the following significant passages: " I write to you, Sir Henry, in order that your queen may preserve for me my country, it being in her hands.

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  • We cannot write quite so confidently with regard to the relation of the various pathogenic Trypanosomes to Tsetseflies (Glossinae).

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  • He also attempted to write another epic poem, but the time was not favourable for such an undertaking.

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  • Here he began to write plays and obscene novels.

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  • "In the flat lands," write Messrs Witmer Stone and W.

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  • Of the population in 1893, 90% could neither read nor write, 2% could only read, and 8% could read and write.

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  • In 1900 illiterates (that is, persons unable to write, the 2 See his Discussions in Economics and Statistics, ii.

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  • In 1901, 76% of the total population could read and write, and 86% of those over five years of age.

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  • Every Thing About The Author'S Life Helped Him To Write This Book.'

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  • The passage which a copyist is reproducing may suggest to him something else and he will write down what is thus in his mind instead of what is before his eyes.

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  • This kind of change is troublesome to estimate and inconvenient to adopt, as it involves placing passages where we are not accustomed to look for them; but to the question, did the author write the passage here or there?

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  • He was able to speak and write Greek, and gives evidence of familiarity alike with its prose and with its poetry; and his excellent memory - though he himself complains about it - enabled him always to bring in at the right place an appropriate, often brilliant, quotation or some historical allusion.

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  • In this position he continued to labour, to write, and to assail the lax Catholics and their clergy until at least the time of Bishop Calixtus in the reign of Elagabalus.

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  • It is quite possible that Tertullian was the author of the Acta perpetuae et felicitatis, but he did not write the Libellus adv.

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  • After his master's death, in the third period of his own life, and during his connexion with Alexander, but before the final construction of his philosophy into a system, he was tending to write more and more in the didactic style; to separate from dialectic, not only metaphysics, but also politics, rhetoric and poetry; to admit by the side of philosophy the arts of persuasive language; to think it part of their legitimate work to rouse the passions; and in all these ways to depart from the ascetic rigidity of the philosophy of Plato, so as to prepare for the tolerant spirit of his own, and especially for his ethical doctrine that virtue consists not in suppressing but in moderating almost all human passions.

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  • He was really, as we have seen, a prolific writer from the time when he was a young man under Plato's guidance at Athens; beginning with dialogues in the manner of his master, but afterwards preferring to write didactic works during the prime of his own life between thirty-eight and fifty (347-335-334), and with the further advantage of leisure at Atarneus and Mitylene, in Macedonia and at home in Stagira.

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  • He would even be drawn into this process by his writing materials, which were papyrus rolls of some magnitude; he would tend to write discourses on separate rolls, and then fasten them together in a bundle into a treatise.

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  • He could very easily write in different styles at different times, now avoiding hiatus and now not, sometimes writing diffusely and sometimes briefly, partly polishing and partly leaving in the rough, according to the subject, his own state of health or humour, his age, and the degree to which he had developed a given topic; and all this even in the same manuscript as well as in different manuscripts, so that a difference of style between different parts of a work or between different works, explicable by one being earlier than another, does not prove either to be not genuine.

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  • As he might write, so might he think differently in his long career.

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  • Or, extending himself as it were still more, he might write two drafts, or double versions of his own, on the same subject; e.g.

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  • Or he might, going still further, in his long literary career write two or more treatises on the same subject, different and even more or less inconsistent with each other, as we shall find in the sequel.

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  • Such then was the method of composition by which Aristotle began in early manhood to write his philosophical works, continued them gradually and simultaneously, combined shorter discourses into longer treatises, compared and connected them, kept them together in his library without publishing them, communicated them to his school, used the co-operation of his best pupils, and finally succeeded in combining many mature writings into one harmonious system.

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  • This complicated arrangement may be represented in the following diagram: A,B,P, Z E H, 0 The simplest explanation is that Aristotle began by writing separate discourses, four at least, on political subjects; that he continued to write them and perhaps tried to combine them; but that in the end he failed and left the Politics unfinished and in disorder.

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  • Above all, we must consider our present point that Platonic influence is a sign of earliness in an Aristotelian work; and generally, the same man may both think and write differently at different times, especially if, like Aristotle, he has been a prolific author.

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  • On the other hand, nobody would have gone back afterwards on his masterly treatment of happiness, in the first book, or of virtue in the second, or of the voluntary in the third, or of the particular virtues in the third and fourth, to write the sketchy accounts of the Eudemian Ethics.

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  • We have seen reason to reverse this argument: Aristotle did write the first account in Book vii., because it contains his usual theory; and, if we must choose, he did not write the second account in Book x.

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  • We cannot write a history of the varied origin of logic, beyond putting the rudimentary logic of the proposition in the De Interpretatione before the less rudimentary theory of categories as significant names capable of becoming predicates in the Categories, and before the maturer analysis of the syllogism in the Analytics.

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