Ollendorff's New Method of Learning to Read, Write, and Speak the Italian Language: Adapted for the Use of Schools and Private Teachers

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Page 458 - Being one day called out of his study into the next room, Diamond was left behind. When Sir Isaac returned, having been absent but a few minutes, he had the mortification to find that, Diamond...
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Page 127 - You have neither been in mine, nor in that of my friend, but in that of the Englishman. 98. Has the Italian been in our warehouses, or in those of the Dutch ? — He has neither been in ours nor in those of the Dutch, but in those of the Germans. — Hast thou already been at the market ? — I have not yet been, but I intend to (Obs.
Page 98 - It is the third, (Lesson XIV.) — What day of the month is it to-morrow ? — To-morrow is the fourth. — Are you looking for any one ? — I am not looking for any one. — What is the painter looking for ? — He is not looking for any thing. — Whom are you looking for ? — I am looking for your son.

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