Titel: Engelsch leesboek voor eerstbeginnende, benevens een woordenboekje
Auteur: Gedike, Friedrich; Bomhoff, Derk
Uitgave: Deventer: J. de Lange, 1840
5e verb. dr.
Opmerking: Vert. van: Englisches Lesebuch für Anfänger, nebst Wörterbuch und Sprachlehre. - 1795
Auteursrechten: Zie auteursrechten
Citeerinstructie: Bijzondere Collecties van de Universiteit van Amsterdam, UBM: Obr. 4085
Onderwerp: Taal- en letterkunde naar afzonderlijke talen: Engelse taalkunde
Trefwoord: Engels, Leermiddelen (vorm)
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the Spaniard on Iiis Icnees, wlio acquainted him
with his case, and implored concealment. » Eat
tins," said the Moor, {giving him half a peach)
> you now know that you may confide in my
»protection." He then locked him up in his gar-
den-apartment, telling him, as soon as it was
night he would provide for his escape to a place
of greater safety. The Moor then went into his
house, where he had just seated himself, when
a great crowd, with loud lamentations, came to
his gate, bringing the corpse of his son, who
had just been lulled by a Spaniard. When the first
shock of surprise was a little over, he learnt from
the descrijition given, that the fatal deed was
done by the very person then in his power. He
mentioned this to no one; but as soon as it was
dark retired to his garden, as if to grieve alone,
giving orders that none should follow him. Then
accosting the Spaniard, he said, » Christian , the
» person you have killed is my son, his body is
» now in my house. You ought to suffer, but you
» have eaten with me, and I have given you my
» faith, which must not be broken A)." He then
led 5) the astonished Spaniard to his stables, and
mounted him on one of his fleetest h*rses, and
said, » Fly far, -while the night can c»ver you,
» you will be safe in the morning. Yen are_indeed
» guilty of my son's blood : but G«d is just and
» good, and I thank him I am innocent of yours;
» and that my faith given is preserved."
1) t« «lay. 2) t» flee. 3) to Use. 4) t» break. 5) t» lead.
152. De korte en echter lange tijd.
There is a famous passage in the Koran where
it is said, that the angel Gabriel took 1) Maho-
met out of his bed one morning to give him a
sight of all things in the seven heavens, in para-
dise and in hell, which the prophet took a di-
stinct view of; and after having held 2) ninety