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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it was obseryed, that he, ever after, avoided
any excess in wine.
■ 1) to get drunk, dronken warden. 2) to tell. 3) to lead.
4) to lose. 5) to bring.
108. Geleerde afgetrokkenheid.
The late Doctor Stukely, one day, by appoint-
ment, paid a visit to Sir Isaac Newton. The
servant said 1) be was in his study. No one
was permitted to disturb him there; but, as it
was near his dinner-time, the visitor sat 2) down
to wait for him. In a short time a boiled chick-
en under a cover was brought 3) in for diimer.
An hour passed, and Sir Isaac did not appear.
The Doctor then eat 4) the fowl; and, covering
up the empty dish, desired the servant to get
another dressed for his master. Before that was
ready, the great man came down. He apologi-
zed for his delay; and added: — » Give nie but
> leave to take my short dinner, and I shall be
» at your service. I am fatigued and faint." —
Saying this, he lifted up the cover, and, with-
out any emotion, turned about to Stukely with
a smile, — » See," he says, > what we studious
» people are! — I forgot 5) that I had
. dined."
1) uifgelaten that. 2) to sit. 3) io bring. 4) to eat.
6) to^ forget.
] 09. Turksche geregtigheid.
A poor Turk, having been cheated out of an
estate by a rich neighbour, summoned him before
the Cadi. The poor man had got 1) writings
to prove his right, but the latter had provided
a number of witnesses to invalidate them, and,
the more effectually to support their evidence,
had presented the Cadi with a bag of five hun-
dred ducats. When it came to a trial, the poor
man produced his writings, and the other his
witnesses to set aside their authority 2), and