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In what manner

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did the manna 16 fall from Heaven? You will lose

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your squirrel if you turn him loose.18 Charles is muzzling 19 the calf's mouth with a piece of muslin.20 There was an ordinance 81 passed to increase the amount of ordnance.22

21 They united in a petition 23 to partition 24 the estate at once. I recollect 25 well I could not re-collect 26 the fragments.

key, quay wait, weight lean, lien

Homophonous words,-what do they mean?
tide, tied

thyme, time
bale, bail

need, knead pray, prey

vice, vise

load, lode team, teem hare, hair

LESSON 87

FURNITURE AND UPHOLSTERY

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ăn tïque', old; a finish imitating age. | mîr' rõr, looking-glass; any polished böl' stēr, a support for the head. surface that reflects light. buf fet' (bõof-fā'), a sideboard; a re friġ' er ā tor, a box or room for counter for refreshments.

keeping food or other articles cool. chỉf fon iēr', a tall chest of drawers. sēt tēe', a long seat with a back. com mode', a washstand with drawers. stool, a single seat with three or four couch, a seat; a bed or place for re- legs. pose.

suite (swēt), a set; as a parlor suite. cup' board (kůb' bērd), a small closet tete' å tete (tāt' à tāt), a short sofa for dishes.

intended to accommodate two or dăv' en port, a large upholstered

lounge; an ornamental writing desk. up höl' stěred, furnished with coverdrėss' er, a bureau with a mirror. ings, cushions, etc. es eri toire' (-twär'), a writing desk. ve lours' (-loor'), a kind of velvety hăs' soek, a small, stuffed foot-rest. fabric extensively used in upholhăt' stănd, a bat-rack; a hat-tree. stering. leath ēr ětte', an imitation of leather. ward' rõbe, a portable closet for må hög' á ný, valuable wood of red- clothes.

dish brown color much used in weath' ered (-ērd), seasoned; said of making fine furniture.

wood thoroughly dried, etc., for măt' trèss, a stuffed bed or tick. manufacturing purposes.

three persons.

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LESSON 88

MISCELLANEOUS å lū' mì nům, a light, ductile metal. mu gē' ům, a collection of curious ar til' ler ý, cannon, mortars, etc. things. däh' lia (or dāh-), a plant bearing ôr' chěs trå, a band of musicians. beautiful flowers.

phỉ lăn' thro pist, a lover of mankind. de eắp'itate, to behead.

pin' à före, a child's apron. de mõe' rå cy, a republic; a govern- rāi' ment, clothing. ment by the people.

ro tůn' då, a circular building or hall, di' á leet, a local form of speech. serawl, bad writing. di plo' må çy, the art of conducting spon tā' ne ous, self-generated; will

negotiations with foreign govern- ing. ments; tact; shrewdness.

sy rỉn' gå, a sweet-scented flower. di vine', holy; sacred; a clergyman. thē ol' oġy, science of God and divine dox ol' o ģy, a hymn of praise to God. things. hy dro phố' bị a, animal madness. trå pēze', a swinging horizontal bar, jū' bi lēe, time of great joy.

used in gymnastics. mět ro pol' i tan, belonging to a city. trgus seau' (troo so'), the outfit of a miēn, demeanor; manners.

bride, including clothes, etc.

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LESSON 89

GASFITTING AND PLUMBING

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çis' tērn, a reservoir; a tank. fõr' çěps, pincers. coup' ling (kịp'-), connection; a de- hý drąu' lie, conveying, or acting by,

vice which connects adjacent parts. water; pertaining to fluids in moçýl' in der, the barrel of an air or tion.

hỹ' drănt, discharge pipe for water die, a tool for cutting threads on bolts; main; a water plug.

also, for punching holes, etc. ör' i fiçe, a small opening into a e jěct' or, a jet pump for lifting water cavity. from a space.

pli' ers, a kind of small pinchers with fầu' çet, a fixture for drawing liquid long jaws. from a cask or vessel.

plủn'ġer, a piston, used as a forcer fil' ter, a strainer; to purify. flănge, a projecting edge or rim, as rēam' er, an instrument -or enlarg. on a pipe, etc.

ing a round hole.

in pumps.

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sewers.

săn' itā ry, of or pertaining to health; sol' der (sõd' er), a fusible metallic hygienic.

cement. sew' er age (sū'-), the general drain- spis' ot, a faucet. age of a city or town by means of spout, a discharging pipe or orifice.

thread, the spiral rib of a bolt, screw, sink, a drain to carry off waste water; or nut. to submerge; to depress.

vălve, a lid, plug, or cover to admit, si' phòn, a device by which liquid or prevent passage of, liquid

can be transferred to a lower level, vīse, a clamping device for holding generally a bent tube or pipe.

work, as in filing.

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LESSON 90

REVIEW

residence
inhabitants buffet

suite
develop
eligible
circuit

electricity
lose
loose

indispensable liniment
telegram
asylum
apology

until
pheasant
mustache
frontier

despondency
impassable pigeon

conductor

shackles
facility

mackintosh antecedent turkey
allege
quarrel
solder

clique
clumsy
mackerel
cistern

iniquity
precious
squirrel
sanitary

recollect
organdie
glazier

refrigerator concede
exceed
cupboard
hydrant

cylinder
reference

velours
Illustrate the use of the following words in sentences:
panacea
purport
anomalous

ordinance
immigrant
sedentary

anonymous orthodox

LESSON 91

GRAIN AND STOCK BROKERAGE bear, a short seller for a decline. elēar' an çes, shipments of grain and bro' ker, an agent; one who transacts flour from lake or sea ports. business on commission.

côr' ner, an artificial scarcity created bro' kēr aġe, commission; the busi- by holding property for high prices;

ness or employment of a broker. to obtain control of. bull, a buyer for an advance; as, to fū' tures, future values of merchanbull stocks.

dise or stocks.

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hědġe, buying or selling against other point, on stock exchanges, one dollar open trades to avert a loss.

a share. líq uị dā' tion, selling of property seălp' er, one who trades in options

previously bought or contracted for; continually, making quick and fre“evening up.”

quent turns; an irregular broker. lõng, one who has property bought shôrt, one who has sold stock that he

in anticipation of a rise in price. does not own in anticipation of a må nịp' u lāt ed, under artificial con- decline in price.

trol; as a manipulated market. squēezed, said of "short sellers” who mär' ġin, security deposited with a are forced to pay artificially high broker to protect contracts.

prices for property. op' tion, a conditional contract; the străd' dle, an option giving a holder right or power of choosing.

of stocks the double privilege of Ō ver bought', more property bought "give” or“ take” at a certain price.

than warranted by conditions. tiek' ēr, a telegraphic instrument reo ver sěll', to sell more than can be cording stock quotations on paper delivered.

tape. o ver trād' ing, speculation carried un load' ing, selling in large quantito unsafe limits.

ties. pěgged (pěğ' d), said of a market whịp' sawed, losing both ways; buy

that refuses either to advance or to ing at the top and selling at the decline.

bottom.

LESSON 92

MISCELLANEOUS

“The manner of doing is of more consequence than the thing done.

ås syre', to confirm; to assert posi- | çin' der, a partially burned substance. tively.

con ģēal', to freeze. bå rom' e ter, an instrument denoting con nois seur' (kon i syr'), a critical atmospheric pressure.

judge of things; one well versed. blûr, to dim; to blot.

dis ås' trous, calamitous; unlucky. cả lắm'ity, disaster.

dü' te ous, obedient; compliant. chăm pāgne' (-pāne'), a highly effer- ē' gress, a place of exit. vescent wine.

és pous' al, the act of espousing. chā' ós, disorder or confusion. és' sěnçe, n atur e of a thing; subchõre, a small job of work.

stance.

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fete (fāte), a festival.

próğ nos' ti eāte, to foretell by indiġěn' ēr ous, liberal; noble.

cations. Hãy' từ (hã' tỉ), an island republic prõ hib' it, to forbid. east of Cuba.

pro sā' ie, dull; like prose. în çěn' tive, motive.

whõa (who), stop. in ěv' i tå ble, certain; unavoidable. I wiz' ard, a magician.

LESSON 93

GROCERIES AND PROVISIONS

chĒege, the curd of milk.

nut' měg, the hard aromatic kernel çin' nå mon, a variety of spice.

of the nutmeg tree. co' coa, a preparation similar to bat' mēal, meal made of oats.

chocolate used in making a bever- pře' kle, any article of food preserved age.

in brine or vinegar. cof' fēe, a shrub and its berry. rāi' gins, dried grapes. fir' kịn, a wooden vessel used for but- sôr' ghům, Chinese sugar-cane. ter, lard, etc.

spå ghet' ti (-ğět'-), a kind of .macaflour, the finely ground meal of wheat. roni. săl' lon, a liquid measure of four tặp i õ' ea, obtained from the roots of quarts.

a Brazilian plant. ģin' ġer, a root, ground for spice. to băe' co, a plant, the dried leaves of glū' cose, a kind of sugar, less sweet which are used for chewing and than cane-sugar.

smoking, măe a ro' nỉ, a food made of paste. thyme (tīm), a plant much used in mătch' es, sticks prepared for catch

cooking. ing fire by friction.

vå nil' lå, a flavoring extract made mo lås' sěs, syrup made from vegeta- from the vanilla bean. ble juice or sap.

věġ' e tå ble, an edible plant. mūs' tard, a plant and its seed. vin' e ğar, an acid liquor.

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LESSON 94

SYNONYMS AND ANTONYMS

NOTE—The second word in each pair is opposite in meaning to that of the first. i tỉn' er ant, traveling about. păr si mo' ni ous, stingy; penurious. stā' tion ā ry, not moving; fixed. ex trăv' å gånt, prodigal; wasteful.

hu mil i ā' tion, chagrin; vexation. se rēne', clear; calm. grăt i fi eā' tion, delight; satisfaction. I těm pěst' ū ous, stormy; boisterous.

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