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The Origin and Lse of Language
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Allegory allusions American ancient appear arguments associations attention bave beautiful become called CHAPTER character common comparison composition correct cycs Definition described designed directions effect emotion employed English English language examples expression fact feeling figure force frequently give given hand idea illustrate impression instance interest Invention kind language learned less letter literally living material meaning metaphors mind moral nature never object observe once opinion orator original passion person Personification Poetry possible practice present productions proper represented requires Rhetoric rules says sense sentence short simply sometimes sound speaker speaking specimens speech strong student style succession suggest taste thing thou thought tion tropes truth uttered voice whole words writing written