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SYNTAX.

shall preach a sermon in John street; after which we shall join in a hymn, and that having been sung, Brother Biggs will address you."

The objective case is sometimes incorrectly made absolute by showmen and others: as, "Here, gentlemen and ladies, you will see that great warrior Napoleon Bonaparte, standing agin a tree with his hands in his breeches pockets, him taking good care to keep out of harm's vay. And there, on the extreme right, you will observe the Duky Vellington a valking about amidst the red-hot cannon balls, him not caring von straw."

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RULE II.

Two or more singular nouns, joined together by a copulative conjunction, expressed, or understood, are

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