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" Most of the writers of English grammar have given long tables of words pronounced otherwise than they are written; and seem not sufficiently to have considered, that, of English, as of all living tongues, there is a double pronunciation; one cursory and... "
A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary, and Expositor of the English Language ... - Page 162
by John Walker - 1828 - 783 pages
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A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are ..., Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - English language - 1805
...they ,-ir-' written ; aud ..s<eein, not tufri )ii-i. -itly to have considered, that of .English^ sa, of all living tongues, there is a double 'pronunciation,...cursory and. colloquial, the other regular and solemn. The cursory" pronunciation is always vague and uncertain, behiif raude-' different in dificrent. mouths...
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A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary, and Expositor of the English Language ...

John Walker - English language - 1806 - 87 pages
...CoLLECTj COVETOUS, DONATIVE, ЕГНЕМЕВА, SATIETY, &c. and the inseparable preposition Dis. " tongues, there is a double pronunciation ; one, cursory...and colloquial ; the other, regular and •' solemn. The cursory pronunciation is always vague and uncertain, being made difieren t, in " different mouths,...
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The Savage

Piomingo - National characteristics, American - 1810 - 312 pages
...of words pronounced otherwise than they are written ; and seem not sufficiently to have considered, that, of English, as of all living tongues, there...cursory and colloquial; the other regular and solemn. The cursory pronunciation is always vague and uncertain, being made different, in different mouths,...
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Vollständige: systematische Anweisung zur richtigen Aussprache englischer Wörter

A.W. Winkelmann - English language - 1816 - 476 pages
...вр!Ьсп riñe ecroiffe юоЬигф ber flebílbete ЗЛепГф ft'<6 аиф in Aíeínígíeíten Dr. Johnson observes, that of English, as of all living'...instances of. this double pronunciation ; and it is at first a little ililhcult to conceive what are the words in which this observation is verified. Solemn...
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A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary, and Expositor of the English Language ...

John Walker - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1819 - 712 pages
...iviitlcu ; and seem wot sufficiently to have considered, that, of English as of all livin '• there H a double pronunciation • one, cursory and colloquial ; the other, regular and solemn. *' Tin,- cursory pronunciation is always vague and unrertain, being wade different in different *(...
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A Key to the Classical Pronunciation of Greek, Latin, and Scripture Proper ...

John Walker - Bible - 1823 - 103 pages
...things publick ; private, not open ; inhabiting the huit.ic ; nut wild ; not foreign, intestine. ICT Dr. Johnson observes, that of English, as of all living tongues, there is a double prnnnnda tion, one cursory anil colloquial, the other rrg ular and solemn. He gives no instances of...
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A critical pronouncing dictionary

John Walker - 1824
...of words pronounced otherwise than they are written; and seem not sufficiently to have considered, that, of English, as of all living tongues, there...cursory and colloquial, the other regular and solemn. The cursory pronunciation is always vague and uncertain, being made different, in different mouths,...
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A critical pronouncing dictionary [ed. by J. Murdoch].

John Walker - 1827
...of words pronounced otherwise than they are written j and seem not sufficiently to have considered, that, of English, as of all living tongues, there...cursory and colloquial ; the other, regular and solemn. The cursory pronunciation is always vague and uncertain, being made different, in different mouths,...
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A Critical Pronouncing Dictionary: And Expositor of the English Language...

John Walker - 1834
...wild: not foreign. intestine. . t? L)r. Johnson observen, that of English, as of all living tongue*, there is a double pronunciation, one cursory and colloquial, the other regular and solemn, lie gives no instances of this double pronunciation ; and it is at ii i , a little difficult to conceive...
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Speech of Ephraim Banks, Esq., of Mifflin: Delivered in the Convention, to ...

Ephraim Banks - Bank notes - 1838 - 15 pages
...of words pronounced otherwise than they are written; and seem not sufficiently to have considered, that, of English, as of all living tongues, there...pronunciation: one cursory and colloquial; the other regnlar and solemn. The cursory pronunciation is always Tague and uncertain, being made different,...
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