A Dictionary of the English Language

A Dictionary of the English Language

Published in 1755, this work marked a milestone in a language in desperate need of standards. It contains a selection from the original, offering passages on subjects ranging from books and critics to dreams and ethics.

Author: Samuel Johnson

Publisher: ePenguin

ISBN: UCSC:32106019150504

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 650

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Published in 1755, this work marked a milestone in a language in desperate need of standards. It contains a selection from the original, offering passages on subjects ranging from books and critics to dreams and ethics.
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines

A New Dictionary of the English and Dutch Language

A New Dictionary of the English and Dutch Language

Quality of materialized , Immateriare , Ime what is not to be worn away . corporeal . Onsmaak , m . Ayersion , Disgust . Onstoffelijkheid , vr .

Author: Dirk Bomhoff

Publisher:

ISBN: NYPL:33433075922769

Category: Dutch language

Page:

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An Etymological Dictionary of the English Language

An Etymological Dictionary of the English Language

Practical and reliable, this reference traces English words back to their Indo-European roots.

Author: Walter W. Skeat

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 9780486440521

Category: Reference

Page: 780

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Practical and reliable, this reference traces English words back to their Indo-European roots. Each entry features a brief definition, identifies the language of origin, and employs a few illustrative quotations. An extensive appendix includes lists of prefixes, suffixes, Indo-European roots, homonyms and doublets, and the distribution of English-language sources.
Categories: Reference

A Dictionary of the English Language

A Dictionary of the English Language

CHRISTOPHER A New Pronouncing English Diction- 1829 . do . do . An American Dictionary of the English EARNSHAW . ary . Language , abridged from the Quarto ...

Author: Joseph Emerson Worcester

Publisher:

ISBN: MINN:31951D01979612A

Category: English language

Page: 1786

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Categories: English language

A Universal and Critical Dictionary of the English Language

A Universal and Critical Dictionary of the English Language

A New and Enlarged Dictionary of the English Language . 1836 CHARLES RICHARDSON .. A New Dictionary of the English Language . 1837 J. ROWBOTHAM .

Author: Joseph Emerson Worcester

Publisher:

ISBN: UIUC:30112069828793

Category: English language

Page: 956

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Categories: English language

New Dictionary of the Italian and English Languages

New Dictionary of the Italian and English Languages

Egli è , he is . last , hold out , continue . Chi la dura , la vince , Formerly prose writers added a t to e to avoid time and patience surmount every ...

Author: Giuseppe Baretti

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:N11351163

Category: English language

Page:

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Categories: English language