English as She Is Spoke, or a Jest in Sober Earnest (Classic Reprint)

English as She Is Spoke, or a Jest in Sober Earnest (Classic Reprint)

by José da Fonseca
     
 

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Intent, and for the purpose of initiating Portu gnose students into the mysteries of the Eng lish language. The earlier portions of the book are divided into three columns, the first giving the Portuguese; the second what, in the opinion of the author, is the English equiva lent; and the third the

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Excerpt from English as She Is Spoke, or a Jest in Sober Earnest

Intent, and for the purpose of initiating Portu gnose students into the mysteries of the Eng lish language. The earlier portions of the book are divided into three columns, the first giving the Portuguese; the second what, in the opinion of the author, is the English equiva lent; and the third the English equivalent pho netically spelt, so that the tyro may at the same time master our barbarous phraseology and the pronunciation thereof. In the second part of the work the learner is supposed to have sufficiently mastered the pronunciation of the English language, to be left to his own devices.

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ISBN-13:
9781332761555
Publisher:
FB &c Ltd
Publication date:
06/22/2016
Pages:
106

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